Myanmar Citizens Bank, the most recent trading addition to the Yangon Stock Exchange, sees its share price fluctuate this week, after doubling its opening price last week.
On the third day of the 21st Century Panglong peace conference in Naypyidaw, more than 60 stakeholders present on the building of a future federal state.
The Burmese embassy in Singapore confirms that a Burmese citizen is infected with the mosquito-borne Zika virus.
Alleging they were forced to work for years against their will, a group of 14 Burmese migrant workers take legal action against Thai poultry exporter Betagro.
The group claims it was ‘not responsible’ for a photo condemning the appointment of former UN chief Kofi Annan to an Arakan State advisory panel.
The former UN secretary-general arrives in Burma on Sunday and will visit Arakan State to introduce his role as chair of the new Advisory Commission.
The United Wa State Army delegation walks out of the ongoing 21st Century Panglong Conference, decrying inequality in discussions.
In separate meetings with Ban Ki-moon, a well-known monk emphasizes national sovereignty internal affairs, and a civil society delegation calls for increased external pressure to improve
Kachin militia leader Zahkung Ting Ying must now forfeit his seat in the Upper House of Parliament, after the election commission rules against his appeal.
The northern Thai city is at risk from the Zika virus, after seven cases were identified elsewhere in the province.
Shwe Mann, chairman of the Legal Affairs and Special Cases Assessment Commission, says overhauling the state administration is more difficult than expected.
UN chief Ban Ki-moon calls on Burma to improve living conditions for its Rohingya Muslim minority, ahead of peace talks between Aung San Suu Kyi and many of the country's ethnic armed
Over 1,000 attendees were present at the grand opening of the five-day conference, discussed as the first step toward national reconciliation and political dialogue.
Maj. Na Ma Kyar, the commander of a splinter group of the Democratic Karen Benevolent Army, has been killed, his group confirms.
The three cities able to process e-visa holders entering Burma overland include Myawaddy in Karen State, Tachileik in Shan State and Kawthaung in Tenasserim Division.