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Myint Kyaw from Myanmar

Myint Kyaw


I started to work as a reporter at Myanmah Dana business magazine in late 2003. Then he wrote local news story and business feature for Myanmah Dana till late 2007. Early 2008 , standing as a freelance journalist ,contributed to some weekly papers and Irrawaddy online till 2008. He joined Visiting Scholar Program of Journalism School, University of Berkeley California from 2008 to 2009.In 2010 I co-founded Yangon Press International news group with other colleagues. Then I served as editor in chief of Yangon Press Int’l till May 2012.Since September 2012 started as journalism trainer, conducting basic journalism training in Myanmar Journalist Network. In 2012 I was elected as general secretary of Myanmar Journalist Network and continued till Aug 2015. Also a member of Interim Myanmar Press Council Sep since 2012 ,and also served as a member of newly elected Myanmar News Media Council 2015 till now. Currently working as head of training of Myanmar Journalism Institute, an independent journalism training institution.

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