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