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  • Chinese FM to attend ASEAN-related meetings in Myanmar

    Chinese FM to attend ASEAN-related meetings in Myanmar   Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will attend a series of meetings of foreign ministers from Aug. 8 to 11 in Myanmar, Foreign Ministry sp ...

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    Friday, 01 August 2014
  • Viber establishes foothold in Myanmar by hosting first local media event

    Viber establishes foothold in Myanmar by hosting first local media event   "Myanmar is a very important market to us," said Talmon Marco, CEO of Viber. "The growth rate is exceptional and we ar ...

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    Friday, 01 August 2014
  • UN: 91 child soldiers freed from Myanmar armed forces

    UN: 91 child soldiers freed from Myanmar armed forces A former Myanmar child soldier (right) carries his belongings as he walks out from a military compound in Yangon after a ceremony discharging a ...

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    Friday, 01 August 2014
  • Ooredoo launches SIM card in Myanmar

    Ooredoo launches SIM card in Myanmar August 01, 2014 - 1:47:57 am People gather at a phone shop in Yangon to buy Ooredoo Sim cards yesterday. The company has begun selling SIM cards in Myanmar ...

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    Friday, 01 August 2014
  • Eni Inks PSCs for 2 Onshore Exploration Blocks in Myanmar

    Eni Inks PSCs for 2 Onshore Exploration Blocks in Myanmar Italy's Eni, following its participation in the competitive International Bid Round launched by the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, signed ...

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    Friday, 01 August 2014
  • Quakes strike Myanmar, India's Andaman Islands; no tsunami warning

      Quakes strike Myanmar, India's Andaman Islands; no tsunami warning Thursday, July 31, 2014 Reuters NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Earthquakes of magnitude 6.2 and 6.1 struck Myanmar and India’s ...

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    Thursday, 31 July 2014
  • Thailand's anti-human trafficking efforts to benefit Myanmar workers

    Thailand's anti-human trafficking efforts to benefit Myanmar workers   In the release issued chiefly to show Thailand's actions to fight human trafficking, the embassy said that Thailand is wor ...

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    Thursday, 31 July 2014
  • Myanmar reports largest heroin seizure of year

    Myanmar reports largest heroin seizure of year YANGON, Myanmar (AP) -- A Myanmar drug squad seized more than 140 kilograms (300 pounds) of heroin in a town near the Thai border in the country's large ...

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A third summit of Myanmar's ethnic armed groups, held in two phases over the past six days in Laiza in northernmost Kachin state, has decided to speed up coordination with the government to finalise the second draft nationwide ceasefire agreement. …
Myanmar, the world’s largest country with a mobile-operator monopoly (MPT), will this month see the launch of its first privately-owned mobile network. The entry of private operator Ooredoo is expected to generate a rapid growth in mobile subscriptions …
BANGKOK — Three years ago China and Myanmar signed an agreement to construct a high-speed rail network that would connect China’s Yunnan Province to the Bay of Bengal. But last month, the three-year memorandum of understanding expired, leaving the network …
Myanmar government Friday appointed presidential spokesman U Ye Htut as new minister of information with parliament's approval, according to parliament sources. The appointment came days after former Minister of Information U Aung Kyi announced …
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will attend a series of meetings of foreign ministers from Aug. 8 to 11 in Myanmar, Foreign Ministry spokesman Qin Gang announced on Friday. The meetings, held in the capital city of Nay Pyi Taw, will include meetings …
"Myanmar is a very important market to us," said Talmon Marco, CEO of Viber. "The growth rate is exceptional and we are thrilled that Myanmar mobile users have joined the Viber family. We are very happy to be in Myanmar today to share this …
A former Myanmar child soldier (right) carries his belongings as he walks out from a military compound in Yangon after a ceremony discharging a group of children and young people back to their parents and guardians on January 18, 2014. — AFP picYANGON, …
Italy's Eni, following its participation in the competitive International Bid Round launched by the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, signed in Nay Pyi Taw in presence of the Country’s Energy Ministry, two Production Sharing Contracts (PSC) for RSF-5 …
Myanmar presidential spokesman Ye Htut was nominated Wednesday to be the country's new minister of information after his predecessor resigned, part of a cabinet shuffle amid tighter restrictions on the news media and criticism over the expulsion of …
Catholic World News - July 31, 2014 The archbishop of Yangon, the largest city in Myanmar (Burma), has called upon Catholics to recognize the importance of the family, even as “many of the rich countries have given up on having families and the gift of …
Eni SPA has signed production-sharing contracts for two blocks in Myanmar with the country’s Ministry of Energy. Block RSF-5 covers 1,292 sq km in the productive Salin basin 500 km north of Yangon. Block PSC-K covers 6,558 sq km in the unexplored Pegu …
Agence France-Presse 11:25 pm | Thursday, July 31st, 2014 NEW DELHI–A moderate 5.8-magnitude earthquake struck off the west coast of the Andaman Islands on Thursday, the US Geological Survey said. The agency said the quake struck at 7:41 p.m. (1341 GMT) …
Thursday, July 31, 2014 Reuters NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Earthquakes of magnitude 6.2 and 6.1 struck Myanmar and India’s Andaman islands on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said. No Tsunami warning was issued after the Andaman quake, an official …
Earthquakes of magnitude 6.2 and 6.1 struck Myanmar and Andaman Islands on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said. No Tsunami warning was issued after the Andaman quake, an official at the India Meteorological Department said. The Myanmar quake …
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