Myanmar/Burma

Type: Country
Name: Myanmar/Burma
population: 53,222,660
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 59 mins ago - 6 reports

China for giving BCIM an institutional shape

China hopes that four member countries will agree to sign a framework agreement in the second study group meeting to give the BCIM EC an institutional shape.“We hope this meeting can work on the consensus of signing a BCIM framework agreement by the end ... [Published Dhaka Tribune - 59 mins ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

ILO alarmed by forced labour clause in Myanmar constitution

at 2:01 PM CDTInternational labour experts on Saturday called on the Myanmar government to amend a provision in the country's new constitution that could be interpreted as justifying forced labour.A special session at the International Labour Organisation ... [Published Central illinois News Center - 4 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

Flash Flood - Asia - Myanmar (Burma)

EDIS Number: FF-20140920-45348-MMR Date / time: 20/09/2014 12:37:44 [UTC] Event: Flash Flood Area: Asia Country: Myanmar (Burma) State/County: Division of Sagaing Location: Katha Number of Deads: 7 person(s) Number of Injured: N/A Number of ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - 9 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

Vietnam beat Myanmar in AFF futsal event

Vietnam easily defeated Myanmar 6-1 in the first match of Group B of the AFF Futsal Championships held in Malaysia on September 19.They will meet the Philippines in their second match on September 21.The event, which attracted the participation of 10 ... [Published VietnamPlus - 9 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 2 reports

Inside Burma

On the streets of Rangoon “the Lady” is a fridge magnet. Once banned under the censorship laws of Burma’s former military regime, Aung San Suu Kyi’s image now adorns an array of trinkets for sale in its biggest city. In the teeming central market, traders ... [Published Irish Times - 22 hours ago]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 3 reports

Petro One receives $500,000 payment from Korea Myanmar

Mr. Peter Bryant reportsPETRO ONE FUNDING CONFIRMEDPetro One Energy Corp. has received bank confirmation that the $500,000 payment due on Sept. 19, 2014, pursuant to the company's agreement with Korea Myanmar Development Company Ltd. has been received ... [Published Stockwatch - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 6 reports

Bangkok Bank PCL : 16 September 2014 - Bangkok Bank co-hosts "Myanmar Global Investment Forum" in Myanmar

Press ReleaseBangkok Bank co-hosts "Myanmar Global Investment Forum" in MyanmarBangkok Bank Director Piti Sithi-Amnuai (3rd from left), Executive Vice President Kobsak Pootrakool (left) and other Bank executives welcomed the Thai Ambassador to Myanmar ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 3 reports

ASIA: IRIN weekly humanitarian round-up 507 19 September 2014

Briefing: Myanmar’s “Rohingya” - what’s in a name? BANGKOK، 15/9/2014 (IRIN) - Already widely reduced to statelessness and in many cases forced into camps for displaced people, an 800,000-strong population of Muslims in western Myanmar now faces increasing ... [Published IRIN - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 4 reports

APR Energy#s Myanmar Project Named Asian Power#s Fast-Track Power Plant of the

APR Energy is pleased to announce that the company's 100 megawatt power plant in Kyaukse, Myanmar was named the Fast-Track Power Plant of the Year at the Asian Power Awards held in Kuala Lumpur on 11 September 2014. ขนาดตัวอักษร: ใหญ่ กลาง เล็ก Tweet ... [Published Newswit.com - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 2 reports

European Film Festival To Be Held In Yangon

YANGON, Sept 19 (Bernama) -- The 23rd European film festival will be held in Yangon from Sept 25 to Oct 5 aimed at forging cultural links between Myanmar and Europe, Xinhua news agency reported.Ten movies in various genres from six European countries ... [Published Bernama - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 8 reports

Myanmar: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back in Myanmar

Source: Refugees InternationalCountry: Myanmar By Sarnata Reynolds Since a wave of violence displaced tens of thousands of Rohingya in June 2012, RI has visited Myanmar four times to document their humanitarian situation, publicize their persecution, ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 4 reports

9 Myanmar police injured freeing hostages in factory rally

NINE Myanmar police officers were injured as they sought to free officials held hostage by dozens of angry workers demanding wages and compensation after their factory was shuttered, authorities said yesterday.More than 150 former staff descended on the ... [Published Brunei Times - Sep 19 2014]

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China for giving BCIM an institutional shape [Published Dhaka Tribune - 59 mins ago]
Scotland In The Eye Of The World [Published The Guardian Nigeria - 2 hours ago]
It's a strange world [Published Sunday Observer - 2 hours ago]
Who's Left Holding The Bag? [Published Counter Currents - 2 hours ago]
Travel: Down the opium tunnel [Published Mumbai Mirror - 2 hours ago]
LOLC Group makes second acquisition in Cambodia [Published Sunday Observer - 2 hours ago]
From opium to espresso [Published Mizzima News - 3 hours ago]
Slow loading on the campaign trail [Published Arctic Sounder - 3 hours ago]
China hopeful about BCIM framework deal by 2015 [Published New Age Bangladesh - 3 hours ago]
‘Drainpipe murder’ suspect remanded six more days [Published Borneo Post Online - 3 hours ago]
African Professor Points to 'Kimse Yok Mu' as M... [Published HighBeam Research - 3 hours ago]
A Minimalist Budget For Cambodia, Vietnam and t... [Published Travel Pulse - 4 hours ago]
Media Briefing by Official Spokesperson and Joi... [Published Noodls - 4 hours ago]
ILO alarmed by forced labour clause in Myanmar ... [Published Central illinois News Center - 4 hours ago]
600 local, int\\\'l syndicates active on sea route [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - 4 hours ago]
Hopes pinned on BCIM corridor for growth in sub... [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - 4 hours ago]
Nick's winning gin and tonic [Published SoShiok - 5 hours ago]
Making history on the long road to peace [Published Mizzima News - 5 hours ago]
India, China eye Indian Ocean control [Published Abu Dhabi National - 5 hours ago]
Bergen County honors two POWs [video] [Published North Jersey.com - 5 hours ago]
Charity ride Sunday to interrupt some Portsmout... [Published EastBayRI - 6 hours ago]
Move to build Sabrung as int\\\'l tourist hotspot [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - 6 hours ago]
Myanmar's Monks Call for Reforms to State Sangha [Published HighBeam Research - 6 hours ago]
Cambodian lawmaker hails ASEAN for commitment t... [Published Philippine Star - 6 hours ago]
Jt study gr meeting of BCIM-EC in Cox’s Bazar N... [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - 6 hours ago]
Narendra Modi's new World: First 100 days,10 to... [Published Sott.net - 7 hours ago]
M 4.5 - Asia Myanmar [Sagain] Mawlaik [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - 7 hours ago]
Will they, won’t they? Japan readies China, Sou... [Published Japan Times - 7 hours ago]
Recruitment drive doesn’t guarantee that ISIL w... [Published Abu Dhabi National - 7 hours ago]
Bangladesh maintains outstanding relations with... [Published Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha - 7 hours ago]
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M 4.5 - Asia Myanmar [Sagain] Mawlaik [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - 7 hours ago]
Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 20.09.2014 13:16:38 UTC Magnitude: M 4.5 Mercalli Scale: 4 Depth: 95km Coordinate: 23° 24.600, 94° 42.000 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 19:16 in the ...
Flash Flood - Asia - Myanmar (Burma) [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - 9 hours ago]
EDIS Number: FF-20140920-45348-MMR Date / time: 20/09/2014 12:37:44 [UTC] Event: Flash Flood Area: Asia Country: Myanmar (Burma) State/County: Division of Sagaing Location: Katha Number of Deads: 7 person(s) Number of Injured: N/A Number of ...
Searching for a delicacy in a vanishing jungle [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - 13 hours ago]
Thick bamboo forests cast northern Shan State in a deep shade of green. Today, that picturesque landscape is fast fading. Industrial deforestation and increasing trade is thinning out the once thick jungle.  Now, increasing demand in china for a Shan ...
DVB talks to Norwegian politician Anniken Huitf... [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - 14 hours ago]
Since 1991, when Burma’s democracy icon, Aung San Suu Kyi, was presented with the Nobel Peace Prize in absentia, Norway has led the international community in its concerted support for the Burmese democracy movement. When President Thein Sein launched ...
Canadian businessman Nathan Jacobson’s money la... [Published National Post - Top Stories - 16 hours ago]
Nathan Jacobson insists he’s “just a simple kid from Winnipeg.” But nothing about him is simple. A citizen of both Canada and Israel, he’s been to many dark places — the former Soviet Union, Libya, Iraq — in pursuit of business opportunities, and, he ...
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Audio/Video

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Thai police search for suspects after two Briti... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Sep 16 2014]
Kerry arrives in Myanmar for ASEAN [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 09 2014]
2NE1 greets fans in Myanmar [Published Reuters Video: Entertainment - Aug 04 2014]
UN fears for Burma refugees [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 27 2014]
Aung San Suu Kyi marks Martyr's Day in Myanmar [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 19 2014]
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Best Western Continues Expansion in Myanmar Sig... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Sep 16 2014]
Rethinking Reintegration Support for Myanmar Tr... [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Aug 29 2014]
Trafficked Myanmar Fishermen Return Home from I... [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Aug 22 2014]
UPS Establishes Freight Forwarding Services in ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Aug 19 2014]
Emerging Insurance Markets - Cambodia, Cuba, My... [Published Financial Services - Aug 06 2014]
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