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  1. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar's reforms may be running out of steam

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 06:06am by WASHINGTON POST

    ... retained the aura of a fading colonial outpost, with crumbling buildings and few Western goods available. Now in Yangon, the country's commercial capital that is also known as Rangoon, ...

  2. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Gap to be first US retailer to enter Myanmar market

    Posted Jun 07th 2014, 08:47pm by Associated Press in Yangon

    ... Associated Press in Yangon Clothing retailer Gap announces it will manufacture garments at two factories in the Myanmar capital Yangon Gap has announced plans to produce clothing in Myanmar, the first American retailer to enter the market since the Southeast Asian country began its transition to democracy three years ago. Two factories in the commercial capital, Yangon, ...

  3. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    UN envoy says Rohingya must get citizenship rights in Myanmar

    Posted May 02nd 2014, 10:46pm by AP

    ... living in hot, dirty camps on the outskirts of the Rakhine state capital, Sittwe. Myanmar finished taking its first census in 30 years three weeks ago but it is unlikely most Muslims were counted ...

  4. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    With pond the only water supply in village near Yangon, Myanmar's boom is uneven

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 05:41am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Dala, Myanmar Just outside commercial capital, villagers rely on pond for all their water Left behind in Myanmar's boom Every afternoon, the long queues start to form, hundreds of men, women and children waiting to dip their plastic buckets into the lotus-filled reservoir just outside Myanmar's biggest city, Yangon. It is their only source of clean ...

  5. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar Buddhist mobs attack foreign aid workers

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 11:38pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Yangon Buddhist mobs attack foreign aid workers Buddhist-led mobs tore through streets hurling stones at the offices and residences of international aid workers in Myanmar's western Rakhine state yesterday, prompting the evacuation of some staff members. There were no immediate indications anyone was hurt in the violence, which started in the state capital ...

  6. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar Buddhists seek wider aid ban after MSF is barred from Rakhine

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 09:54pm by AFP

    ... camps that are clustered on the outskirts of the state capital Sittwe, displaced people swarmed a humanitarian centre handing out household goods during a recent visit to the area. If they have ...

  7. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Fear of attacks keep Rohingya imprisoned in Rakhine capital Sittwe

    Posted Oct 21st 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sittwe Rights activist says the plight of Muslims in the capital of Rakhine state is worse than apartheid Rohingya imprisoned by constant fear of attacks Barbed ... The security forces outside the ghetto in the Rakhine state capital Sittwe are not there to stop its residents leaving- although few dare to anyway- but to protect them from Buddhist mobs after ...

  8. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar releases 41 political prisoners in government amnesty

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 09:58pm by Reuters

    ... by a senior government official. D Nyein Lin was jailed last week for leading a protest in the commercial capital, Yangon, against the controversial Letpadaung copper mine near Monywa, 760 kilometres ... in the capital, Naypyitaw, for the opening of the Southeast Asian Games. Myanmar last hosted a regional sporting event in 1969, when the country was gripped by a socialist military dictatorship. ...

  9. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar frees 69 political prisoners

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

    ... permission. Scores remain behind bars, but the precise number of inmates is unclear. The government also faces claims that those critics who remain behind bars are being used for political capital ...

  10. News - Asia - MYANMAR

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

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

    ... embassy in the Thai capital, Bangkok, in 1999. After a short siege, Thai officials arranged a getaway by helicopter for them to the Myanmar border area where God's Army was based. Johnny ...




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