Sai Ba Nyan, volunteer vice chairman of a northern Shan State IDP camp with more than 900 people, feels that Burma’s govt has forgotten about them.
New system will determine if a student is qualified to graduate to higher grade based on overall performance throughout the academic year.
‘We are still hoping with all our hearts that they will eventually allow us to visit Sittwe and distribute the aid ourselves,’ says the mission chief.
‘Thailand is among the top foreign investors here, and these agreements will foster more economic cooperation,’ says a UMFCCI official.
US financial services company Visa and local Burmese bank KBZ will issue ‘classic’ and ‘platinum’ credit cards starting from Jan. 25.
After five decades entertaining visitors at the Rangoon Zoo shaking her hips to the beat in party outfits, the city zoo’s oldest elephant retires.
Villagers on the border of Chin State and Sagaing Division want a proper road, not a nickel mine.
Start-ups in Burma vie for business, overcoming financial obstacles and trying to stand out in a rapidly changing country.
The reason many of these girls are in karate class is sobering: They want protection from their own country’s military.
Security discussions were scheduled to take place days after border posts attacked in northern Arakan State.
Another five officers are wounded in the attack in Lokchao area in Manipur state close to India’s border with Burma.
‘China is concerned at the armed clashes in northern Burma injuring Chinese border residents,’ says China’s defense ministry.
‘It should be spent in the least developed areas, especially border areas where people are suffering from internal conflicts,’ says former lawmaker.
Prosecutors say they believe Park colluded in the criminal activities of a longtime confidante to manipulate government affairs and extort businesses.
Loan of US$270 million from the Japan International Cooperation Agency approved to fund third Thilawa special economic zone bridge.