A banned Buddhist festival makes its triumphant return, and other news.
In Yangon, Myannmar:
- Because of a decrepit infrastructure, internet in Myannmar can cost up to $150 a month.
- The city is hosting a conference on how to modernize education practices.
- The city is the site of an artistic renaissance.
- A Buddhist festival, banned for 20 years, returns to the city center this week.
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