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Myanmar asked to review disputed terrorism...

Myanmar asked to review disputed terrorism...

World

Wed, Oct 5 2016

President Htin Kyaw had signed off on a bill abolishing the notorious Emergency Provisions Act of 1950,...

EU drops Myanmar rights resolution,...

EU drops Myanmar rights resolution,...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Sep 24 2016

In recognition of the progress, for the first time in fifteen years, the European Union would not table...

PM for lasting solution to Myanmar refugee...

PM for lasting solution to Myanmar refugee...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 22 2016

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said that Bangladesh looks forward to working with the new Myanmar leadership...

Suu Kyi seeks Hasina's assistance to...

Suu Kyi seeks Hasina's assistance to...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 20 2016

The premier told Suu Kyi that the Rohingya crisis should be solved by the two countries together

US lifting of economic sanctions on...

US lifting of economic sanctions on...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Sep 16 2016

US companies and banks have remained leery of involvement in one of Asia’s last untapped markets

US lifts decades-long trade sanctions...

US lifts decades-long trade sanctions...

World

Thu, Sep 15 2016

Long-standing trade sanctions against Myanmar are to be lifted, US President Barack Obama has said

Suu Kyi to hold major peace summit with...

Suu Kyi to hold major peace summit with...

Uncategorized

Wed, Aug 31 2016

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Suu Kyi has been able to bring the vast majority of the rebels to the negotiating...

Myanmar soldiers seal off ancient temples...

Myanmar soldiers seal off ancient temples...

Uncategorized

Fri, Aug 26 2016

Although tremors from the quake were felt as far away as Thailand, Bangladesh and eastern India, initial...

Myanmar earthquake damages famed Bagan...

Myanmar earthquake damages famed Bagan...

Uncategorized

Thu, Aug 25 2016

At least three people have been killed with the quake damaging several Buddhist temples in the ancient...

Suu Kyi picks ex-UN head Annan to lead...

Suu Kyi picks ex-UN head Annan to lead...

Uncategorized

Thu, Aug 25 2016

Thousands have fled persecution and poverty in an exodus by boat to neighbouring South and Southeast...

Powerful earthquake strikes central...

Powerful earthquake strikes central...

Uncategorized

Wed, Aug 24 2016

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said the quake hit near the town of Chauk, southwest of Mandalay. Tremors...

Suu Kyi tackles military land grabs...

Suu Kyi tackles military land grabs...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 4 2016

With Suu Kyi’s party now taking the lead, the new government has formed a taskforce to deal with land-grab...

Legal experts: Genocide in Rakhine

Legal experts: Genocide in Rakhine

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 20 2016

In a 78-page legal analysis, a Yale Law School clinic considered three questions that define genocide...

Analysts: Ethnic reconciliation Suu...

Analysts: Ethnic reconciliation Suu...

Asia Pacific

Tue, May 3 2016

Aung Sun Suu Kyi’s party is trying to hold the Panglong peace conference next month to have reconciliation...

Myanmar to thaw Bangladesh ties

Myanmar to thaw Bangladesh ties

Bangladesh

Tue, May 3 2016

Maintaining inward policies for the last five decades, Myanmar is going to attempt to better relationships...