As national days go, they often celebrate independence of a region or country from harsh political or military rule. Dates for independence day - myanmar, 2018, 2019 and other years. Looking for myanmar independence day find out information about myanmar independence day january 4 the southeast asian country of burma, renamed myanmar in 1989 by its military government, was under the control of the british for more than a explanation of myanmar independence day. Independence day (burmese: လွတ်လပ်ရေးနေ့) is a national holiday observed annually in myanmar every 4 january the date celebrates myanmar's declaration of independence from the united kingdom on 4 january 1948 origin. Timeline: burma a chronology of key events , january 2007 japan invades and occupies burma with some help from the japanese-trained burma independence army 2006 march - the new capital hosts its first official event, an armed forces day parade 2007 january. Independence day, 4th january on january 4 1948, myanmar (then burma) became entirely independent of its rulers (the british) shan national sao shwe taik became the new country's first president and u nu its first prime minister.
Public holidays in myanmar 2017 no date public holiday 1 january 04: independence day: 2 february 12: union day: 3 march 02: peasants' day: 4 march 12: full moon day of tabaung: 5 march 27: armed forces day: 6 april 12: myanmar new year: 7 april 13, 14, 15, 16. Yangon (rangoon) 0 atms and changing money in yangon you can festivals are a massive part of life in myanmar, and the the week-long festival at kandawgyi lake that follows independence day (starts january 4th. Myanmar's civilian president called in an independence day speech on thursday for reform of a military-drafted constitution and for justice for all recognized minorities under a federal system, but made no mention of the treatment of its rohingya muslim people. Independence day ( burmese : လွတ်လပ်ရေးနေ့ ) is a national holiday observed annually in myanmar every 4 january the date celebrates myanmar's declaration of independence from the united kingdom on 4 january 1948 origin in the 19th century, following three anglo-burmese wars , burma was colonized by britain. Political and economic history of myanmar (burma) burmese bloc and its message was that the burmese would support the british in their war effort only if the british would grant burma independence after the the next day she was put under house arrest and forbidden to engage in. Myanmar observes independence day, a national holiday - detailed description of one future event on january 4 2019 - tmorracom.
Myanmar's military rulers marked the country's independence day by commuting sentences and apparently releasing more than 30 prisoners, but opposition activists said wednesday that the moves were unsatisfactory the united states also urged the nation to make greater efforts to improve its human. Permanent mission of the republic of the union of myanmar to the united nations myanmar independence day reception 2018 at the myanmar permanent mission to the united nations, new york (myanmar, english.
Speaking on the 70th anniversary of independence day, president u htin kyaw called for changes to the 2008 constitution. Browse myanmar independence day latest photos view images and find out more about myanmar independence day at getty images. Shop from the world's largest selection and best deals for burma & myanmar stamps (1948-now) shop with confidence on ebay skip to main content ebay: burma/myanmar 2016 independence day set mnh per scan £399 free postage make offer ee193 1966 rangoon burma gb registered cover.
Independence day (burmese: လွတ်လပ်ရေးနေ့) is a national holiday observed annually in myanmar every 4 january the date celebrates myanmar's declaration of independence from the united kingdom on 4 january 1948 in the 19th century, following three anglo-burmese wars, burma was. Profile of myanmar (burma), southeast asia, including information about the country's government, population, geography, and economy also covers briefly the country's history from the paleolithic era to the troubles of the present day.
Independance day - posted in myanmar general discussion : i plan to go to pagoda tomorrow early morning and i suddenly remember that tomorrow is the independence day in myanmar so, is there any special celebration or events tomorrow morning to avoid traffic jam. Full list of myanmar public and bank holidays world travel guide close independence day 2018-january-04 union day 2018-february-12 peasants' day 2018-march-02 about the world travel guide the world travel guide.
I have the honour to conclude by quoting the remarks of state counseller daw aung san suu kyi during secretary tillerson's visit to nay pyi taw our relationship with the united states has been strong and we believe that this reltionship will endure the test of time in circumstances, and that there may be obstacles, we have to overcome with. List of public and national holidays in myanmar (burma) for the year 2018 independence day is on thursday, 04 january 2018 union day is on monday, 12 february 2018. North east india myanmar exim conclave at mrcci hall on 23rd february 2018 23rd february 2018. 35 shares national day is one of the few non-religious (buddhists) holidays in myanmar it is the anniversary of the beginning of unrest against british rule in 1920 that eventually led to independence in 1948 specifically, it is the date of the first student strike at rangoon (now yangon) university.