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Minority Issues Key to US Sanctions on Burma
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Minority Issues Key to US Sanctions on Burma

Earlier this month,the Obama administration extended economic sanctions against Burma for another year saying the step is necessary despite the progress on democratic reforms. President Obama notified leaders of the Congress that, The political ... Epoch Times, 1 day ago
EU and US Sanctions Updates on Burma/Myanmar National Law Review, 3 days ago

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US Further Eases Burma Sanctions

In response to Burma's peaceful and competitive elections in November 2015, on May 18, 2016, the Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) further eased U.S. sanctions against Burma (Myanmar). These changes to the Burmese ...
 Lexology4 days ago "US Further Eases Burma Sanctions"  JD Supra3 days ago Treasury loosens sanctions on Burma  The Hill1 week ago

At Least 12 Dead, 50 Injured in Jade Mining Landslide in Burma

A landslide in northern Burma's jade mining region Tuesday killed at least 12 people and injured about 50 others, witnesses and officials said. Volunteer rescuer Naw Li told The Associated Press by telephone that 12 bodies have been recovered "but ...
 Digital Chosun3 days ago Myanmar: 13 dead, many missing in jade mine landslide  Equilibrio Informativo1 day ago More Than 70 Missing After Landslide in Myanmar's Jade-Mining Region  Radio Free Asia2 days ago At least 10 dead, dozens missing in latest Hpakant mine landslide  DVB4 days ago

For investors, new perils in a more transparent Burma

Burma's smooth transition to its first elected government under the National League of Democracy (NLD) has been applauded by the international community and investors alike. In May 2016, the US announced elimination of most remaining sanctions ...
 DVB3 days ago Delivering The Dividends of Democracy in Burma  Huffington Post1 week ago Burma's Democratic Transition Isn't Enough to Get Most U.S. Sanctions Lifted  Time1 week ago
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Aung San Suu Kyi urged to halt Norwegian backed dam in Shan State

On Thursday, a coalition of three Shan organizations sent an open letter to Burma's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, urging her to put a stop to a series of planned dams on northern Shan State's Namtu River. The Norwegian state owned company, ...
 English.Panglong.org1 day ago World Digest: May 22, 2016  Washington Post5 days ago Would Aung San Suu Kyi succeed in freeing Burma from Army's Dominance?  Mainstream5 days ago Only de-escalation of the war could pave way for reconciliation  English.Panglong.org1 week ago

Nightmare inside an airport terminal

Burma has always fascinated me. For this reason, in mid-March, I convinced my sister Alma and my high school classmate Vylma to alter our travel plans from Cambodia to the country now known as Myanmar. We landed in Yangon, hooray, but we were ...
 Philippine Daily Inquirer6 days ago
Radio Free Asia

Myanmar charges protesters with rioting

Around 50 factory workers and activists involved in a protest march in Myanmar (also known as Burma) have been charged with rioting, police said. The protesters had been blocked by police as they tried to march into the capital, Nay Pyi Taw, on ...
 BBC1 week ago Myanmar Police Charge Workers Involved in Labor Rights Protest  Radio Free Asia1 week ago Myanmar Police Arrest Protesters Marching For Labor Rights  Radio Free Asia1 week ago

U.S. Government Eases Sanctions Targeting Burma and Amends SDN List

the U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control ( OFAC ) announced amendments to the Burmese Sanctions Regulations ( BSR ), 31 C.F.R. Part 537, by issuing new and amending existing general licenses intended to, support trade with ...
 Lexology1 week ago New Burma general licenses, removals, and designations  Bankers Online1 week ago

Burma's right to information cal learn from India

By Bidhayak Das One of the many buzzwords hovering around Burma's transition to democracy is access to information. Indeed, the call for crafting legislation on the right to information could not have come at a better time. Some ...
 South Asia Monitor1 week ago Burma's Right to Information Movement Can Learn From India  Irrawaddy1 week ago

US eases economic sanctions on Myanmar

The US has removed more of its economic sanctions on Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, following historic political reforms in the country. Myanmar swore in its first democratically-elected government this year after decades of military rule. ...
 BBC1 week ago World Digest: May 17, 2016  Washington Post1 week ago Some US sanctions eased, but most remain in place  DVB1 week ago US eases Myanmar sanctions after civilian gov't takes power  Equilibrio Informativo1 week ago
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