Agence France-Presse in Yangon

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28 Dec 2014 - 11:36AM
Myanmar leader asks Thai PM for ‘fair’ investigation into tourist murders

Thailand’s visiting premier has been asked by Myanmar’s president to ensure a “clean and fair” investigation for a pair of Myanmar nationals charged with murdering two British tourists, an official said on Friday.

Thailand’s visiting premier has been asked by Myanmar’s president to ensure a “clean and fair” investigation for a pair of Myanmar nationals charged with murdering two British tourists, an official said on Friday.

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Death toll from Myanmar quake hits 26

A powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake that struck Myanmar at the weekend has left 26 people dead, 12 others missing and about 230 injured, according to a new toll given by the Red Cross.

A powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake that struck Myanmar at the weekend has left 26 people dead, 12 others missing and about 230 injured, according to a new toll given by the Red Cross.

13 Nov 2012 - 5:57PM
UN 'alarmed' at killings in fresh Myanmar unrest

A new wave of sectarian unrest in western Myanmar has left at least 20 dead on Thursday, sparking an exodus of “thousands” and prompting the UN to express its concern.

A new wave of sectarian unrest in western Myanmar has left at least 20 dead on Thursday, sparking an exodus of “thousands” and prompting the UN to express its concern.

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20 Nov 2012 - 5:55PM
Myanmar president enacts foreign investment law

Myanmar’s reformist leader on Friday signed into law an eagerly awaited foreign investment bill aimed at reviving the country’s economy as it emerges from decades of military rule, his office said.

Myanmar’s reformist leader on Friday signed into law an eagerly awaited foreign investment bill aimed at reviving the country’s economy as it emerges from decades of military rule, his office said.

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