Global Star, a unit of junta crony U Win Aung’s Dagon Group, will distribute the Chinese giant’s FusionSolar products with the help of United Amara Bank.
Sickened by the regime’s deadly crackdown, Ko Ye Naing quit the police and found a new life as an eco-printer teaching his skills to fellow CDM-ers.
Rights groups also said Swiss multinational Puma sold its Yangon port facilities, which handle fuel shipments, to the Myanmar military’s jet fuel distribution partner.
Regime outposts and bases are under attack across the key strategic state, according to resistance groups.
Move to attract foreign investment in grid hit by rolling blackouts since coup unlikely to succeed given risk from turmoil caused by military rule, say experts.
The Irrawaddy’s latest roundup includes incidents in Sagaing, Mandalay, Magwe and Tanintharyi regions and northern Shan State.
Bago’s Taungoo District PDF inflicted heavy losses on a military column that was returning from torching villages; it also recovered looted valuables from the soldiers.
A student-teacher boycott has left campuses deserted two years after the coup; the civilian NUG is struggling to salvage young people’s futures.
The Irrawaddy’s latest roundup includes incidents in Chin, Mon, Shan and Kachin states and Magwe, Mandalay and Sagaing regions.
A former student leader from 1988, U Mya Aye says all ethnic groups must be treated equally if Myanmar's problems are to end.
Bloc chair Indonesia poised to appoint latest diplomat tasked with solving the crisis, after 2 predecessors failed to curb regime violence that has killed nearly 3,000 opponents.
Powerful Kachin ethnic group says resistance forces must join together as uprising against military rule escalates.
Project to be built on military-owned land sells out in one day as NUG targets fund of $250 million to oust dictatorship.
Investment Minister Luhut Panjaitan’s call for the junta to step aside is especially significant given Indonesia’s current status as ASEAN chair.
New year’s messages from the Kachin Independence Organization and other armed groups have vowed to end military rule.