Myanmar Trivia: For politicians & Non-politicians

We all love internet quizzes and half-ass IQ tests, don’t we? We must because that’s how we helped build BuzzFeed to become nearly one billion dollar company today. Drooling over similar potential fortune and wealth, we at Mohinga Matters come up with some interesting questions/ problems for our readers who are bored enough to click … Continue reading Myanmar Trivia: For politicians & Non-politicians

A Week of Non-Expat Living in Yangon

Last week, we found out that Refinery29 published a Money-Diaries story about a foreign worker with $4,000 monthly income, working in Myanmar. (Thanks to Baelachaung!)  Money-Diaries is basically a person’s daily journal entry on finances. This girl is a 25-year-old with student loans, working in Yangon as a program coordinator at a nonprofit and her … Continue reading A Week of Non-Expat Living in Yangon

Mohinga Talks: Making Old Clothes Great Again with Isca of Swap Up Yangon

We all have worn hand-me-downs at least once in our lives, haven’t we? Growing up, our parents let us wear hand-me-downs from our elder siblings and we had no problem with it (or maybe we didn’t have a chance to complain).  During the socialist party regime, commodities and clothing were not plenty due to the … Continue reading Mohinga Talks: Making Old Clothes Great Again with Isca of Swap Up Yangon