The Muslim woman breaking barriers in sex education in Myanmar

Adjusting her hijab and looking around the class, Dr Thet Htwe starts the day’s lesson with a simple question. “Who wants to know about the human sexual response?” Everyone raises their hand, some sheepishly giggling. In a country where there’s still a debate over the proper word to use for “vagina” and simply talking about […]

Telenor launches first TV ad in Myanmar

Telenor, one of two international telecommunications firms with a licence to operate in Myanmar, has launched its first television commercial in the country. Created by independent Burmese agency Mango Communications, the commercial centres on a woman under pressure from her inlaws to prepare a signature dish from Mandalay. Lynn Lynn Tin Htun, head of Mango’s […]