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  1. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Freed prisoners in Myanmar now living in a jail of the mind

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 06:16am by Vincent Macisaac

    ... years. Aung Tin said he was convicted of being a member of an illegal group, the All Burma Federation of Student Unions. Although he has a university degree in education, he cannot find work ...

  2. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar frees 69 political prisoners

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 03:45pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Yangon Myanmar on Friday said it had released dozens of jailed dissidents, as the fast-changing former pariah state hosts top-level international visitors, including from the European Union. The country pardoned 69 inmates, the latest in a series of releases that have been seen internationally as a key marker of its emergence from military rule. ...

  3. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Reunited 'God's Army' twins in search of a normal life

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 05:55am by AP

    ... Myanmar troops entered their village during a sweep of Karen territory. At the time, the rebel Karen National Union was in sharp decline. They dubbed themselves God's Army. The boys were ...

  4. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar police chief says bombings were aimed at deterring foreign investors

    Posted Oct 19th 2013, 02:09am by AP

    ... He said a businessman tied to the Karen National Union ethnic rebel group allegedly promised 25-year-old Saw Myint Lwin- now in police custody- a goldmine permit if he successfully planted ... the Karen National Union rebel group at the age of 16 and left five years later in 2008. He started working at a mine where he met a man called "Nato" who convinced him to take part ...

  5. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    EU ends Myanmar sanctions, arms embargo remains

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 11:26pm by Agence France-Presse in Luxembourg

    ... The EU is willing to open a new chapter in its relations with Myanmar/Burma, building a lasting partnership The European Union began easing sanctions against Myanmar a year ago as the military, ...

  6. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar to get bigger slice of profits at China-backed copper mine

    Posted Oct 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... the government 51 per cent of the profits from the Letpadaung copper mine in Monywa, 760 kilometres north of Yangon, far more than its original 4 per cent share. The mine's operators, Union ...

  7. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar's old guard keeps grip on US$8b jade trade

    Posted Sep 30th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... families and the families of the former [Myanmese] government." Other players include the Union of Myanmar Economic Holdings, the investment arm of the country's much-feared military. ...

  8. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar's Union Solidarity and Development Party to pick new chief

    Posted Oct 14th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... The Union Solidarity and Development Party, created by former generals who shed their uniforms to run for office, will kick off a three-day conference today to choose a new party chief and try ...

  9. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar to profit from controversial Chinese-backed mine

    Posted Jul 26th 2013, 04:55pm by Reuters in Yangon

    ... share. The mine’s operators, Union of Myanmar Economic Holdings Limited (UMEHL), which is owned by Myanmar’s military, and Myanmar Wanbao, a unit of China North Industries, a Chinese weapons ...

  10. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar frees around 70 political prisoners

    Posted Jul 23rd 2013, 04:42pm by Agence France-Presse in Yangon

    ... the European Union has scrapped most sanctions, except for an arms embargo, and has readmitted Myanmar to its trade preference scheme. The United States has also lifted most embargoes and foreign ...




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