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The Hill
Trump would undo Dodd-Frank | Divide on Zika funding | Fed faces new scrutiny | GOP steps up fight with IRS chiefOffice of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) removed sanctions on seven businesses a
Trump would undo Dodd-Frank | Divide on Zika funding | Fed faces new scrutiny | GOP steps up fight with IRS chief
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) removed sanctions on seven businesses and financial institutions owned by the Burmese government and extended trade licenses for exports to and from Burma. The OFAC also lifted a ban on most... Read more
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The Hill
Treasury loosens sanctions on BurmaOffice of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) removed sanctions on seven businesses a
Treasury loosens sanctions on Burma
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) removed sanctions on seven businesses and financial institutions owned by the Burmese government and extended trade licenses for exports to and from Burma. ADVERTISEMENT Adam Szubin, acting Treasury... Read more
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Phayul
Burmese minority likens Tibetan plight to theirsby the International Tibet Network (ITN), the Kachin delegates shared their exp
Burmese minority likens Tibetan plight to theirs
Phayul / Posted 13 days ago
by the International Tibet Network (ITN), the Kachin delegates shared their experience of struggle against the Burmese government. Kachin, one of the members said, is an ethnic minority in Burma with its own dialect and has been... Read more
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Christian Today
Christians being pushed out of their own church by Buddhist monks in MyanmarBritain colonised Burma, the Karen minority sided with British troops and also
Christians being pushed out of their own church by Buddhist monks in Myanmar
Christian Today / Posted 14 days ago
Britain colonised Burma, the Karen minority sided with British troops and also fought alongside the British against the Burmese government army during World War II. Many Buddhist Karen people then converted to Christianity with the help of... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
The Mytsone Dam: Myanmar’s NLD Dilemmawithin a year or two,” he said, adding that the Burmese authorities may ask for
The Mytsone Dam: Myanmar’s NLD Dilemma
Asia Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
within a year or two,” he said, adding that the Burmese authorities may ask for changes to the original project. “The Burmese government has not decided on the future of this project, Probably more compensation and better conservation, also in... Read more
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Aliran Online
Burma takes major step to end decades-long cycle of political arrestsnew government should look systematically at laws long used to stifle basic fre
Burma takes major step to end decades-long cycle of political arrests
Aliran Online / Posted 28 days ago
new government should look systematically at laws long used to stifle basic freedoms, reports Human Rights Watch. The new Burmese government, led by the National League for Democracy (NLD), has taken a major step in releasing about 200 political... Read more

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