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A selection of articles on U Thant House, mentions and news footage from U Thant House activities.


ဦးသန့် (၁၁၁)နှစ်မြောက် မွေးနေ့အထိမ်းအမှတ် အောက်မေ့ဖွယ်ပြုလုပ်
The Standard Time Daily, January 20 2020

(၁၁၁) နှစ်ပြည့် ဦးသန့် မွေးနေ့အခမ်းအနား ကျင်းပ

One News, January 18 2020

Meeting the post-virus challenge

Myanmar Times, June 01 2020

Myanmar needs to reimagine its economic future

Frontier Myanmar, August 11 2020

Myanmar should use COVID crisis to end 30 years of crony capitalism

Nikkei Asia, October 20 2020


ဗိုလ်ချုပ်အောင်ဆန်းနဲ့ ဦးသန့်အကြောင်းပါလာတဲ့ Grade 3 သင်ရိုးသစ်

The Irrawaddy - Burmese Edition, May 27 2019

U Thant House offers special exhibit and lessons

Myanmar Times, February 15 2019

ဦးသန့်၏ (၁၁၀)နှစ်မြောက်မွေးနေ့ အောက်မေ့ဖွယ် အထိမ်းအမှတ် အခမ်းအနား

MRTV YouTube Channel, January 28 2019

ဦးသန့်၏ (၁၁၀)နှစ်မြောက်မွေးနေ့ အောက်မေ့ဖွယ် အထိမ်းအမှတ် အခမ်းအနားကိုရန်ကုန်မြို့ရှိဦးသန့်နေအိမ်တွင် ကျင်းပ

Myanmar Radio and Television (MRTV), January 28, 2019

ကုလသမဂ္ဂ အတွင်းဝန်ချုပ်ဟောင်း ဦးသန့်ရဲ့ စာရေးဆရာဘဝ

BBC Myanmar, January 21 2019





China-Myanmar Economic Corridor Seminar

Myanmar International Radio, May 28, 2018

New documentary shines light on life and legacy of U Thant

Myanmar Times, January 30, 2018


ကုလသမဂ္ဂ အထွေထွေအတွင်းရေးမှူးချုပ်ဟောင်း ဦးသန့် ၏ ၁၀၉ နှစ်ပြည့် မွေးနေ့ 

Mizzima, January 28, 2018


ဦးသန့်၏ ၁၀၉ နှစ်ပြည့်မွေးနေ့ အောက်မေ့ဖွယ်ဟောပြောပွဲ ကျင်းပDVB, January 28, 2018


Commemoration of the late UN Secretary-General U Thant’s 109th birthday

Irrawaddy, January 29, 2018


ဦးသန့်(၁၀၉)နှစ်ပြည့်မွေးနေ့အထိမ်းအမှတ် အောက်မေ့ဖွယ်အထိမ်းအမှတ်ဟောပြောပွဲကျင်းပ 

Skynet, January 29, 2018



Recalling Former UN Sect-Gen’s Legacy and Development

Irrawaddy, January 19 2018



U Thant’s house opens to public

Eleven, January 23, 2018


U Thant House opens for his birthday

7 Day TV, January 23, 2018


President U Htin Kyaw visits U Thant Museum
January 22, 2017 room/news/2017/01/23/id-7183

U Thant remembered in celebration
Myanmar Times, January 24, 2017 thant-remembered- in-celebration.html

For the next long weekend, choose Yangon!
Hindustan Times, July 1, 2017 next-long- weekend-choose- yangon/story-

15 Museums in Southeast Asia worth visiting in your lifetime
Marie France Asia, May 26, 2017 never/destinations/15-museums- southeast-asia-

U Thant House
Lonely Planet, 2017 thant-house/a/poi-


Bringing Home the King
Frontier Myanmar, December 16 2016 the-king

Amitav Ghosh delivers lecture at U Thant House
Ministry of Information, January 25, 2016

The Original Museums of Yangon: U Thant’s House
Myanmore, July 4, 2016 museums-of- yangon/

One day in Yangon, and Shwedagon Pagoda is a must
Myanmar Times, November 18, 2016 travel-2016/23776- one-day- in-yangon- and-shwedagon-
pagoda-is- a-must.html

At Home with History
Myanmar Times, January 8, 2016 home-with- history.html


Walking around U Thant’s former house in Yangon

Coconuts, December 22, 2015 u-thants- former-house- yangon/

New Life to Old Buildings with Renovations
Myanmar Times, August 14, 2015 new-life- to-old- building-with- renovations.html

U Thant’s Life – 3-day exhibition
MRTV English Channel, February 27, 2015

Former UNSG U Thant's Museum Opens in Yangon
RFA Burmese, February 27, 2015


39 Years Later, Family Remembers Late UN Chief U Thant, Refurnishing His Great Role
Kamayut Media, October 26, 2014

“One World” Peace Pillar at U Thant Museum
RFA Burmese, April 07, 2014

A peace monument is built at U Thant house in Yangon
MRTV, April 5, 2014

Remembering a man of Peace: The daughter of former UN Secretary General U Thant turns the old
family home into a museum

The Nation, March 24, 2014 man-of- peace-30229790.html

One World: Vision of 3rd UNSG U Thant
MITV, February 3, 2014


At U Thant’s Rangoon Home, an Exhibit to Inspire
Irrawaddy News, December 23, 2013 essay/u-thants- rangoon-home- exhibit-inspire.html

International Students Visit U Thant's Museum for Peace Day in Rangoon
Kamayut Media, September 20, 2013

A museum entirely dedicated to share U Thant's life and works is now under renovation
MRTV Webportal, August 10, 2013

U Thant House opens for photo exhibition
Myanmar Times, April 22, 2013 thant-house- opens-for- photo-exhibition.html

U Thant’s home opens as a museum
Mizzima News, April 8, 2013. u-thant- s-home- opens-as- a-museum

Myanmar Needs to Understand of U Thant's Efforts for Democratic Transition
Kamayut Media, April 07, 2013

U Thant Home to Turn Museum in March, Renovation Underway
Kamayut Media, February 16, 2013

U Thant Memorial Museum
RFA, January 28, 2013

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