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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fresh unrest erupts in Myanmar: government Photo: Clashes between Buddhists and Muslims in the central town of Meiktila
Fresh unrest erupts in Myanmar: government
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Photo: Clashes between Buddhists and Muslims in the central town of Meiktila in March left at least 43 people dead and thousands homeless. (AFP: Soe Than Win) Buddhist mobs have attacked and ransacked two... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
A part of Myanmar's tapestryshould be banned, especially films about the scourge of history and its lasting
A part of Myanmar's tapestry
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
should be banned, especially films about the scourge of history and its lasting consequences. It's not hard to see why the Myanmar government doesn't approve of the content: Twilight Over Burma is based on a memoir of Inge Sargent, an Austrian... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Migrants throng to see Suu Kyiwe can live together for a long time and continue to improve cooperation betwee
Migrants throng to see Suu Kyi
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
we can live together for a long time and continue to improve cooperation between the two countries," Ms Suu Kyi said. The Myanmar government will also expedite efforts to verify the nationality of all Myanmar workers and will see to it that... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Prayut supports delayed refugee returnrefugees from Tham Krabok to Laos several years ago, said the prime minister.
Prayut supports delayed refugee return
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
refugees from Tham Krabok to Laos several years ago, said the prime minister. "At this time, as a representative of the Myanmar government, Ms Suu Kyi will be received on a government-to-government basis," he said. Ms Suu Kyi previously visited... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Prayut: Myanmar ready for return of refugeesChan-o-cha expects to discuss their repatriation with her during her June 23-25
Prayut: Myanmar ready for return of refugees
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
Chan-o-cha expects to discuss their repatriation with her during her June 23-25 visit. (Photo by Chanat Katanyu) The Myanmar government will accept refugees wanting to return home from Thailand although the process will take time, Prime... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Migrants to welcome Suu Kyiseller at the Mahachai seafood market who comes from Myawaddy and has lived in
Migrants to welcome Suu Kyi
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
seller at the Mahachai seafood market who comes from Myawaddy and has lived in Thailand for 10 years, called on the new Myanmar government to push forward seriously with national reforms so he could earn a better living in his motherland before... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
NGOs to oppose megaprojects during Suu Kyi's visitattempts by the host Thailand to ink deals with Mrs Suu Kyi during her three-da
NGOs to oppose megaprojects during Suu Kyi's visit
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
attempts by the host Thailand to ink deals with Mrs Suu Kyi during her three-day trip. "As one of the leaders in the Myanmar government, we urge you to suspend decisions on any projects, pending the completion of strategic and transboundary... Read more
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New Kerala
UN urges Myanmar to end discrimination against Rohingyas - newkerala.com #79366Nay Pyi Taw, June 20 : UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Huss
UN urges Myanmar to end discrimination against Rohingyas - newkerala.com #79366
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Nay Pyi Taw, June 20 : UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein on Monday urged the Myanmar government to take concrete steps to end discrimination and constant human rights violations against the minority Rohingyas. A UN human... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar moves to stamp out sexual violence in conflict zonescourse, there are increased (instances) of sexual violence happening inside and
Myanmar moves to stamp out sexual violence in conflict zones
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
course, there are increased (instances) of sexual violence happening inside and outside of those camps as well." The new Myanmar government recognises the troubling issue, and believes the key is in ending the civil armed conflicts and restoring... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Conviction violates freedom of expressionagainst Rohingya in Rakhine State. A 79-page report in February 2014 by Fortify
Conviction violates freedom of expression
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
against Rohingya in Rakhine State. A 79-page report in February 2014 by Fortify Rights, Policies of Persecution, exposed Myanmar government restrictions that give rise to violations of the rights to nondiscrimination, freedom of movement,... Read more
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New Kerala
New Myanmar government to spend budget on economic growth - newkerala.com #77443Nay Pyi Taw, June 16 : The new Myanmar government will effectively spend the bu
New Myanmar government to spend budget on economic growth - newkerala.com #77443
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
Nay Pyi Taw, June 16 : The new Myanmar government will effectively spend the budget on higher living standards and economic growth, President U Htin Kyaw said on Thursday. Speaking at the first meeting of the Financial Commission in capital Nay Pyi... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Suu Kyi visit set to push Daweienvironmental impact assessment (EIA). The source said Italian-Thai Developmen
Suu Kyi visit set to push Dawei
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
environmental impact assessment (EIA). The source said Italian-Thai Development Plc (ITD), which won a concession from the Myanmar government to develop the first phase of the Dawei SEZ in southeastern Myanmar, has already completed the EIA for the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
King Power plans no changesMyanmar instead because the shops are easier to operate in the neighbouring cou
King Power plans no changes
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
Myanmar instead because the shops are easier to operate in the neighbouring country as there is little competition and the Myanmar government is aggressively promoting tourism. King Power's decision may have been influenced by AirAsia's recent... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
King Power plans no changesMyanmar instead because the shops are easier to operate in the neighbouring cou
King Power plans no changes
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
Myanmar instead because the shops are easier to operate in the neighbouring country as there is little competition and the Myanmar government is aggressively promoting tourism. King Power's decision may have been influenced by AirAsia's recent... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dalai Lama urges Myanmar's Suu Kyi to ease Rohingya tensionsBuddha's face." "If Buddha happened, he certainly would protect those Muslim b
Dalai Lama urges Myanmar's Suu Kyi to ease Rohingya tensions
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
Buddha's face." "If Buddha happened, he certainly would protect those Muslim brothers and sisters," he said. The new Myanmar government announced late last month that Aung San Suu Kyi would lead a new effort to bring peace and development to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dalai Lama urges Myanmar's Suu Kyi to ease Rohingya tensionsBuddha's face." "If Buddha happened, he certainly would protect those Muslim b
Dalai Lama urges Myanmar's Suu Kyi to ease Rohingya tensions
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
Buddha's face." "If Buddha happened, he certainly would protect those Muslim brothers and sisters," he said. The new Myanmar government announced late last month that Aung San Suu Kyi would lead a new effort to bring peace and development to... Read more
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The Star
Dalai Lama urges Myanmar's Suu Kyi to ease Rohingya tensionsBuddha's face." "If Buddha happened, he certainly would protect those Muslim b
Dalai Lama urges Myanmar's Suu Kyi to ease Rohingya tensions
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
Buddha's face." "If Buddha happened, he certainly would protect those Muslim brothers and sisters," he said. The new Myanmar government announced late last month that Aung San Suu Kyi would lead a new effort to bring peace and development to... Read more
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New Kerala
KNO wants Pakistan to stop selling fighter jets to Myanmar - newkerala.com #75203against ethnic armed groups by the government. "The government of Pakistan shou
KNO wants Pakistan to stop selling fighter jets to Myanmar - newkerala.com #75203
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
against ethnic armed groups by the government. "The government of Pakistan should take a proactive role in pressuring the Myanmar government to cease further military action that he alleged would inevitably result in widespread human rights abuses... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Time for Myanmar to catch up with rest of SE Asiain a united way and unite the country in order to improve the lives of the peop
Time for Myanmar to catch up with rest of SE Asia
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
in a united way and unite the country in order to improve the lives of the people". "So in that, we’re supportive of the Myanmar government. I think they have a tough job. I’m sure they’ll be strengthening their team; I wish them well,” Mr Lee... Read more
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Aljazeera
Hunting endangered animals in the jungles of Myanmarcoming home," recalls Than Lwin. Last year, the Karen National Union signed a
Hunting endangered animals in the jungles of Myanmar
Aljazeera / Posted 18 days ago
coming home," recalls Than Lwin. Last year, the Karen National Union signed a National Ceasefire Agreement with the Myanmar government, ending a conflict that had lasted more than 60 years. Than Lwin is now held on a retainer with the... Read more
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Aliran Online
The Rohingya: Who are they? Why are they in Malaysia?to protest “the genocide and ethnic cleansing of the Muslim minority in Myanmar
The Rohingya: Who are they? Why are they in Malaysia?
Aliran Online / Posted 19 days ago
to protest “the genocide and ethnic cleansing of the Muslim minority in Myanmar”. These five organisations called on the Myanmar government “to abide by the UN resolution to restore the citizenship status and rights of the Rohingya”. They were... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Despairing' refugee resettled in Cambodia set to lose Australian assistancehave, in my country, I don't have citizen(ship)," he said. Mr Roshid is a Rohi
'Despairing' refugee resettled in Cambodia set to lose Australian assistance
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 24 days ago
have, in my country, I don't have citizen(ship)," he said. Mr Roshid is a Rohingya Muslim, which is an ethnic group the Myanmar Government does not officially recognise. More than 120,000 Rohingyas are kept in camps in western Myanmar, and... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scots oil services firms eye move into Myanmar amid North Sea downturnhas shed more than 2,000 jobs in the UK in response to the resulting downturn.
Scots oil services firms eye move into Myanmar amid North Sea downturn
heraldscotland / Posted 25 days ago
has shed more than 2,000 jobs in the UK in response to the resulting downturn. Scottish Enterprise believes moves by the Myanmar government to open the country to international trade after decades of military rule have created a rare window of... Read more
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New Kerala
There's a slice of Manipur around the world - newkerala.com #69848did not find suitable men of Manipuri origin whom they can marry, he said. The
There's a slice of Manipur around the world - newkerala.com #69848
New Kerala / Posted 28 days ago
did not find suitable men of Manipuri origin whom they can marry, he said. There are further hurdles. The policy of the Myanmar government in all these years did not encourage young Manipuris here to learn their own language. They cannot... Read more
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New Kerala
Myanmar reconstitutes Union Peace Dialogue Joint Committee - newkerala.com #68947and Peace Centre (NRPC) and preparation for the 21st Century Panglong Ethnic Co
Myanmar reconstitutes Union Peace Dialogue Joint Committee - newkerala.com #68947
New Kerala / Posted 30 days ago
and Peace Centre (NRPC) and preparation for the 21st Century Panglong Ethnic Conference in Nay Pyi Taw. The previous Myanmar government and eight ethnic armed groups out of 15 signed the Nationwide Ceasefire Accord (NCA) on October 15,... Read more

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