Security Tightened to Prevent Weapons Entering Arakan State

April 30, 2016 by Narinjara

Because of ongoing fighting in Arakan State security has been tightened since the third week of April to prevent illegal weapons entering through state and national borders said the Arakan Police’s Sittwe District Commander.

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KNU Suspends Min Lwin Mountain Cement Factory Project

April 30, 2016 by KIC

The Karen National Union (KNU) has decided to suspend the feasibility study for a cement factory being carried out by the Phyu Min Tun Company near Min Lwin Mountain in Thaton Township, Mon State.

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Confiscated Land Claim – Villagers Want Max Myanmar Company to Pay Full Compensation

April 30, 2016 by KIC

Villagers in Doo Tha Htoo District Karen State are demanding to be paid full compensation for their lands they allege were illegally taken by one of Burma’s largest companies.

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General News

Security Tightened to Prevent Weapons Entering Arakan State

Because of ongoing fighting in Arakan State security has been tightened since the third week...

April 30, 2016 by Narinjara

KNU Suspends Min Lwin Mountain Cement Factory Project

The Karen National Union (KNU) has decided to suspend the feasibility study for a cement...

April 30, 2016 by KIC

Confiscated Land Claim – Villagers Want Max Myanmar Company to Pay Full…

Villagers in Doo Tha Htoo District Karen State are demanding to be paid full compensation...

April 30, 2016 by KIC

Poland and Myanmar sign Memorandum of Understanding

“You have come a long way”, U Zaw Min Win, Vice President of the Union...

April 30, 2016 by Mizzima

Mon State to Appoint 200 Elementary Teachers

Mon State will be employing 191 new daily-wage elementary teachers according to the Mon State...

April 29, 2016 by IMNA

Army Reinforces Troops near SSPP/SSA's Loi Say-Loi Leng Base

The Burma Army has dispatched reinforcements to the Loi Say-Loi Leng area in northern Shan...

April 29, 2016 by S.H.A.N

Feature

Former Prince of Hsipaw Honored in Colorado

Last Thursday the Colorado School of Mines posthumously conferred on Sao Kya Seng, the last...

Opinion

Asian Development Bank looks at Myanmar’s fiscal 2016-17 economy

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) launched its Asian Outlook 2016 report last week, which called...