A bill rescinding Burma’s 1975 State Protection Law will likely go to Parliament after it reconvenes next week, the Lower House’s Bill Committee chairman says.
Col. Saw San Aung and dozens of Karen fighters trek through the jungle to combat the Burma Army, alongside Arakan Army soldiers.
At State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi’s suggestion, the former administration’s Myanmar Peace Center will be re-branded.
Seven mining firms in Sagaing Division are operating without regard for the environmental impact of their projects, a report from a joint task force claims.
Burma’s state counselor meets eight non-state armed groups and the Burma Army, calling for the convening of a “Panglong-style” peace conference within two months.
Thousands of outstanding reports of farmland seizure from the previous parliamentary body are slated to be investigated by the current legislature.
Authorities in Arakan State require new permission procedures for members of the Rohingya minority to seek medical treatment in Rangoon.
Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma’s state counselor and de facto leader, will meet the Burma Army and ethnic armed groups in Naypyidaw on Wednesday.
NLD and ANP MPs become first sitting members of government to visit Arakanese conflict zone
Two German tourists and their Burmese guide are reportedly struck by a bomb blast in Shan State amid TNLA and Burma Army conflict.
Burma’s Upper House Bill Committee has started to review the Peaceful Assembly Law and the Emergency Provisions Act for amendment or possible abolishment.
A Mandalay court sentences the Saffron Revolution leader Nyi Nyi Lwin, better known as U Gambira, to six months’ imprisonment on a controversial immigration charge.
Most of the 11,000 locals affected by recent gale-force winds and hailstorms in Sagaing Division are in need of roofing materials, an official says.
A trio of ethnic armed organizations actively fighting the Burma Army has decided against meeting a former govt peace delegation in Thailand next month.
Rangoon businesses press the division’s new Chief Minister Phyo Min Thein to deal with squatters, and the city’s notoriously unreliable water and electricity supplies.