Govt spokesperson says the remaining border will be fenced without delay, despite funds not yet being allocated for the project.
Govt says it will investigate photos posted online that claim to show Muslims in Rakhine burning houses after netizens question authenticity.
The chairman of the Restoration Council of Shan State will meet with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi to discuss ongoing peace efforts.
Self-identifying Rohingya villagers from the Shwe Zar village tract say that they want to keep living with Rakhine Buddhists in peace.
The Myanmar Center for Responsible Business (MCRB) launches its research on combating discrimination at work.
On Indian Prime Minister Narenda Modi’s trip to Myanmar, agreements signed covering cooperation in marine security, education, culture, and health.
The move follows speculation from the government and military that the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army plans to attack Myanmar cities.
A meeting including members of National Defense and Security Council is held to discuss the situation in Rakhine State.
U Thaung Tun rejects calls that a state of emergency and martial law be implemented, saying the govt ‘has enough resources to handle the situation.’
António Guterres said that the issues faced by Muslims in Rakhine State “are becoming an undeniable factor in regional destabilization.”
Netizens denounce female education activist for failing to condemn ARSA and showing support for only one of the displaced population.
The two men were deemed to have staged a protest with out permission.
The industry ministry has invited expressions of interest in steel plants, paper mills, and garment factories across the country.
The outgoing chief served in the position for 19 months in which large-scale security operations were twice launched in response to militant attacks.
Locals have been protesting the factory’s coal-fired power plant since last year.