Salween River is not for sale, says Shan NGOs

August 24, 2016 by S.H.A.N

Shan civic groups held a press conference in Bangkok today, claiming that the Burmese government, led by Aung San Suu Kyi, is working secretly in support of dam construction on the Salween River, despite knowing that the mega-project will greatly affect many people.

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APP Not Joining Peace Conference If Non-inclusive

August 24, 2016 by Narinjara

The Arakan Patriot Party (APP) announced this week that it won’t attend the upcoming Union Peace Conference (also called 21st Century Peace Conference) if all the ethnic armed groups can’t attend.

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KNU Takes Action Against Illicit Drugs

August 23, 2016 by KIC

The Karen National Union (KNU) said it is taken action to curb the sale and use of drugs in its controlled area.

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General News

Salween River is not for sale, says Shan NGOs

Shan civic groups held a press conference in Bangkok today, claiming that the Burmese government...

August 24, 2016 by S.H.A.N

APP Not Joining Peace Conference If Non-inclusive

The Arakan Patriot Party (APP) announced this week that it won’t attend the upcoming Union...

August 24, 2016 by Narinjara

KNU Takes Action Against Illicit Drugs

The Karen National Union (KNU) said it is taken action to curb the sale and...

August 23, 2016 by KIC

Network Calls For More Female Participation

A gender equality network has pressed the chief government peace mediator to ensure that the...

August 23, 2016 by Mon News Agency

River Network Objects To Hydropower Group

Concerned about a series of dams planned along the Salween River, the Save the Salween...

August 23, 2016 by KIC

Chin state government warns illegal settlers in Sihzang reserve forest area again

The Chin state government has made a letter of warning again to the illegal settlers...

August 23, 2016 by Khonumthung

Feature

THE FOUNDING OF THE UNION OF BURMA THROUGH THE HILL PEOPLES EFFORTS

Khun Kya Bu The Memoirs of Khun Kya Bu of Hsipaw Signatory to the Panglong Agreement. Foreword These memoirs...

Opinion

Aung San Suu Kyi’s China visit generates optimism with mixed results

As Aung San Suu Kyi’s first visit, outside of the ASEAN countries, her call on...