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Rehabilitating Rakhine State's mangroves

The 540-acre plantation in Rakhine State's Gwa Township is an example of one very local attempt to save a fast disappearing global ecosystem. IT is almost impossible to walk through the rehabilitated mangrove plantation in Kan Ngu village in ... Myanmar Times, 2 days ago
Protect indigenous Rakhines Bangladesh Daily Star, 1 week ago

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Bangladesh Daily Star

Grabbers eye two khas ponds used by Rakhines

A section of local influential people have started constructing illegal structures, grabbing a portion of the khas pond at Kabirajpara, mostly inhabited by Rakhines, in Taltoli upazila of Barguna district. Photo: Star Two khas ponds-one at ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star2 weeks ago
UCAN India


Myanmar yesterday lifted a curfew imposed in the city of Sittwe, in Rakhine state in June 2012 when clashes between Buddhists and Rohingya minority Muslims left over 200 dead and displaced 140,000. We lifted the curfew as tensions have eased and ...
 Misna2 weeks ago Myanmar lifts curfew in western state capital as normalcy returns  Xinhua News Agency3 weeks ago Residents welcome decision to lift Sittwe curfew  Myanmar Times2 weeks ago Myanmar lifts curfew in Rakhine capital  The Sun Daily3 weeks ago

Myanmar to develop SEZ in Rakhine state

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS Local and foreign companies are being sought to bid on the construction of special economic zone (SEZ) in Myanmar's western state of Rakhine, officials said on Saturday. The Kyauk Phyu zone will ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago Myanmar to develop Special Economic Zone in troubled Rakhine state  Incept.co3 weeks ago
National Geographic

In Myanmar, China's Scramble for Energy Threatens Livelihoods of Villagers

OIL MOUNTAIN, Myanmar—The mood at a ramshackle bar in this village on Ramree Island, in western Myanmar's Rakhine State, is one of fatalism punctuated by the occasional comic trope. As dusk falls, Nyint Shwe, a one-man oil driller, knocks back ...
 Justmeans3 weeks ago
International Business Times UK

Myanmar: 1,000 Muslim Rohingya Children 'Severely Malnourished' in Rakhine State Camps

Displaced Rohingya woman Norbagoun carries her severely malnourished 25-day-old twins in her lap in their house at the Dar Paing camp for internally displaced people in Sittwe, Rakhine state(Reuters) Hundreds of Muslim Rohingya children are ...
 International Business Times UK1 month ago

Troubled Myanmar state invites back aid groups

Authorities in Myanmar's Rakhine state have said international aid organizations are welcome to return to the area they left in April after Buddhist mobs disrupted their work helping displaced Rohingya Muslims. They also specifically invited back the ...
 Sify2 months ago Myanmar invites ejected aid groups  Himalayan times2 months ago

UN Secretary-General's special envoy urges Bengalis to cooperate in citizenship probe

Vijay Nambiar, Special envoy to the UN Secretary-General on Myanmar, accompanied by Col Htein Lin, Rakhine State Minister for Security and Border Affairs, and U Aung Than Tin, Rakhine State Minister for Electric Power and Industry, had a meeting ...
 Myanmar President Office1 month ago UN diplomat Vijay Nambiar calls for peaceful, unified Myanmar  Economic Times1 month ago UN adviser calls for taking 'leap of faith' to ensure peaceful, unified Myanmar  BusinessWeek1 month ago UN adviser calls for taking leap of faith to ensure peaceful unified Myanmar  Big News Network1 month ago

Myanmar wants country off UN human rights agenda

Myanmar's foreign minister promised Monday his country is working to end violence between Buddhists and Muslims in Rakhine state and urged the world against "jumping to conclusions" about a situation that has drawn global condemnation. Wunna Maung Lwin also ...
 Sify2 days ago Myanmar sticks to controversial Rohingya plan  Oman Tribune1 day ago Controversial Rohingya plan to go on: Myanmar  Asian Age1 day ago Myanmar confirms Rohingya plan at UN  The Gulf Today1 day ago

Rohingyas could face detention under new law

- Rakhine—Myanmar's national government has drafted a plan that will give around a million members of the persecuted Rohingya Muslim ethnic minority a bleak choice: accept ethnic reclassification and the prospect of citizenship, or be detained. ...
 Pakistan Observer4 days ago Minority Rohingya Muslims still deprived of education  University World News1 month ago Myanmar Rohingya Forced to 'Change Into Bengali Identity' in Controversial Government Plan  International Business Times UK1 day ago Rohingyas could face detention in Myanmar  Reuters4 days ago
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