Civilians flee villages in northern Rahkine as fighting with Arakan Army intensifies
Reports previously released by the US have stopped short of declaring the security forces’ actions of rape, murder and arson in northern Rakhine to be genocide.
Lawmakers voted against a proposal to accept the loan because of the lack of details on how the money would be spent and the growing burden of debt Myanmar is already under.
Jim McNails’ busts of dictators and democracy icons have seen him blacklisted from the country—and invited to Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s home
Snr-Gen Min Aung Hlaing’s speech at an army academy graduation warned of external elements threatening Myanmar—much like speeches given by him and his predecessors in the past.
During his five-day visit to Myanmar, the Indian president has held talks with the State Counselor and President, reiterating India’s support for peace and development in Myanmar
"We desire to take a political approach instead of a military approach and will first stop military actions in order to be able to achieve peace," the groups said.
Participants in candlelight vigil denounce arrests as a ‘national disgrace’, condemn government’s failure to release pair
Country’s first credit-rating firm signs software deal with Equifax
Burma Campaign UK says companies including Facebook and Western Union are helping military violate human rights, destroy environment
Private lenders made billions of kyats on Dec. 4 thanks to intervention when dollar was low; vice governor says transaction was routine.
Athan founder Maung Saung Kha has won the Human Rights Tulip award from the Netherlands, becoming the first person bestowed with the honor in the country.
Founders agree to change name from ‘Mon Party’ to ‘Mon Unity Party’
Maung Maung allegedly scoped out his targets by visiting their homes dressed as a monk and on Saturday robbed the director of the Central Bank of Myanmar in her home.
Many in West say Jack Dorsey’s posts insensitive to plight of Rohingya; others praise him for viewing country on its own terms