Terrorism, Political Violence, Riots and Civil Unrest, Piracy. This Database is part of ESISC's WORLD TERROR WATCH (WTW), which also includes an alert service, a weekly briefing, and a Q & A service. This service is accessible ... ESISC, 3 days ago
Myanmar Reforms Slip Into Reverse: Can Burma's Democracy And Obama's Number One Foreign Policy Success Be Saved?
WALLAY, BURMA—When foreign dignitaries visit Myanmar, still known as Burma in much of the West, they don't walk the rural hills over which the central government and assorted ethnic groups, such as the Karen, fought for decades. Like Wallay ...Forbes.com, 1 month ago
(New York) The authorities in Burma should stop arresting peaceful protesters and immediately and unconditionally free those imprisoned.Burma's donors should press for amendments to Burmese law so that it protects the rights to freedom of assembly, ...Human Rights Watch, 6 days ago
Tom Malinowski, United States Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, is visiting Burma this week. (Photo: State Department) RANGOON — A high-level delegation of US officials on Thursday concluded a two-day ...Irrawaddy, 2 weeks ago Arakan State Govt Condemns UN Rohingya Statement Irrawaddy, 2 months ago US envoy: Rohingyas stateless Dhaka Tribune, 1 week ago
. (Photo: The Irrawaddy) Burma's Upper House of Parliament accepted a proposal to debate two controversial bills geared toward protecting race and religion in the Buddhist-majority country as the 12th parliamentary session began on Monday. ...Irrawaddy, 1 week ago
View Stats No comments OpEdNews Op Eds 12/31/2014 at 06:00:03 By (about the author) Permalink (Page 1 of 2 pages) Related Topic(s): Commission; Corruption; Corruption; Inconsistency; Media; President; Protest; Reform; Sovereignty; ...OpEdNews.com, 1 month ago
Written by In central Burma, where minerals, community upheaval and foreign investment have collided since political reforms four years ago, the Letpadaung copper mine epitomizes anti-Chinese feelings. A 2012 crackdown over the project, owned by a ...Engineering And Mining Journal, 1 month ago
Some of the accused are seen outside the Mandalay district court. (Photo: The Irrawaddy) RANGOON — A Mandalay district court on Tuesday handed down prison sentences with hard labor for 11 Muslims implicated in the killing of a Buddhist man ...Irrawaddy, 1 month ago
Burma's Internal Revenue Department has published a list of the top 1,000 commercial and income taxpayers in the fiscal year 2013-14. Ranking at the top of the commercial taxpaying list is military-owned Union of Myanmar Economic ...DVB, 1 month ago
A national committee tasked with fixing a minimum wage for workers in Burma says it aims to complete a survey on the issue within two months. Labour representative of the Committee to Specify the Minimum Wage, Naw Aung, said that at their fifth ...DVB, 1 month ago
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