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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Paintings banned in Myanmar to go on show

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 10:46am by Kylie Knott

    ... in Myanmar. They provide a glimpse of how artists navigated their way forward when the country was ruled by a military junta. This was a period when all creative expression- every book, song or work of art- had to be approved by Myanmar's state censorship board, and when criticism of the state could result in imprisonment or torture. The public will be able to view them at an exhibition, ...

  2. News - World

    Police say 2 bombs have exploded in eastern Myanmar, killing 1 person

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 01:57pm by AP

    ... YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Police say 2 bombs have exploded in eastern Myanmar, killing 1 person. ...

  3. News - World

    Myanmar police say homemade time bomb was used in Yangon hotel blast; 3 suspects detained

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 11:07am by AP

    ... YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar police say homemade time bomb was used in Yangon hotel blast; 3 suspects detained. ...

  4. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Myanmar leader asks Thai PM for ‘fair’ investigation into tourist murders

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 04:51pm by Agence France-Presse in Yangon

    ... Agence France-Presse in Yangon Thein Sein has asked the visiting Thai premier General Prayuth Chan-ocha to ensure two suspects from Myanmar in the murder investigation of two British tourists receive a fair trial Myanmar’s president has asked Thailand’s visiting premier to ensure a “clean and fair” investigation for a pair of Myanmar nationals charged with murdering two British ...

  5. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Helicopter survivor emerges from jungle in remote northern Myanmar

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 05:17am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Yangon Crash survivor emerges from jungle A passenger on board a helicopter which went missing over one of Myanmar's highest mountains has walked into a remote ... in Kachin state on September 27 to drop food for a team searching for two Myanmar climbers. It remained unclear if it crashed or made an emergency landing. But on Tuesday afternoon, the sole ...

  6. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar pledges to release 3,073 prisoners ahead of regional summit

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 03:11am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Yangon Myanmar to release 3,073 prisoners ahead of summit Myanmar has pledged to release thousands of prisoners a month before a Southeast Asian summit, which US President Barack Obama and other leaders from outside the region are expected to attend. President Thein Sein pardoned 3,073 prisoners for the sake of "peace and stability" and "the rule ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance - REGULATION

    Myanmar steps up institutional banking push

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 04:10am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Singapore Myanmar steps up institutional push Myanmar's regulators, in granting licences to nine foreign lenders on Wednesday, sought companies that could lure investment ... "The banking regulator did not really want to have a group that was competing on retail banking." ANZ opened a representative office in Yangon, Myanmar's largest city, last year ...

  8. Business - Economy

    Myanmar fading out of China's investment radar

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 04:10am by DON WEINLAND

    ... Don Weinland don.weinland@scmp.com Myanmar fading out of China's investment radar Just five years ago, Myanmar's lifeline to the world ran along the Burma Road into China. ... of Myanmar to the world during the past three years has not been met with a surge of enthusiasm- or investment- from China at the same time that Western firms are taking their first steps in. ...

  9. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Rights groups condemn Myanmar’s Rohingya plan

    Posted Oct 03rd 2014, 03:59pm by Reuters in Yangon

    ... Reuters in Yangon US embassy and human rights groups question Myanmar government policy of housing Rohingya Muslims in detention camps if they fail to call themselves 'Bengali' Human rights groups on Friday condemned a Myanmar government plan that could force thousands of minority Rohingya Muslims into detention camps indefinitely if they do not qualify ...

  10. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar working to end violence in Rakhine state: foreign minister

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 02:23am by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York He dismisses growing human rights concerns, and tells the world not to jump to conclusions Myanmar seeking peace in Rakhine, says minister Myanmar ... a situation that has drawn global condemnation. Wunna Maung Lwin also insisted on Monday that Myanmar had addressed "all major concerns related to human rights" since it emerged from ...




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