A traffic enforcement committee notice prohibiting trucks on Rangoon roads during the day draws criticism.
Diplomatic mission returns from two-day visit to area under military lockdown, calls for ‘independent and credible investigation.’
A police officer in Shan State’s Hsenwi Township who allegedly raped a 16-year-old Kachin girl on Tuesday night is detained as a case is filed.
U Myo Yan Naung Thein’s colleague suspects the arrest may be due to a Facebook post critical of Snr-Gen Min Aung Hlaing.
The court dismisses a criminal defamation case brought by the Natural Fruit Co., although Andy Hall’s three-year suspended sentence remains in place.
Representatives from a number of sectors will meet with their Japanese counterparts and attend the Myanmar Business Forum in Tokyo.
The Ministry of Industry will produce and sell three types of glass tables designed by State Counselor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi to the public.
Top Karen leaders discuss postponing the 16th KNU Congress slated to take place in November over concerns new leadership could disrupt peace process.
State official said first-day visit showed ‘reality not consistent’ with rights abuses; US official repeated call for thorough investigation.
Burma’s peace process opens up access to ethnic areas and leaves farmers vulnerable to powerful interests ‘gaining land through questionable means.’
The Joint Monitoring Committee begins field visits to investigate fighting in Shan State between the Burma Army and the Restoration Council of Shan State.
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi meets over one thousand Burmese expatriates, many of whom desire to return to their homeland but face passport difficulties.
The State Counselor’s Office calls for the public to submit complaints against corrupt government officials and ensures confidentiality.
U Tin Naing Soe and his staff are accused of extorting 40 million kyats from the township’s residents to register a village after they were relocated.
President U Htin Kyaw addresses challenges to Burma’s financial sector and announces preparations for reform at a financial commission meeting.