Local Committee Defuses Border Row Between Muse Residents, Chinese Villagers

Hpai Kawng villagers objected after Chinese began putting up fence on Myanmar territory

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Local Brand Uses Traditional Fabrics to Produce Handmade Shoes

Vibrant footwear, handbags made by Myanmar’s Heart catching on among both locals and foreigners

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UK Foreign Secretary Hunt Gets Rare Cold Shoulder From Commander-in-Chief

Snr. Gen. Min Aung Hlaing has received a number of foreign diplomats and UN officials over the crisis in Rakhine State. Secretary Hunt has just become the exception.

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‘The issue has prompted serious challenges for us’: President’s Office Spokesman

Spokesperson U Zaw Htay says the report further damages the country’s image and has potential to cause divisions between communities.

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USDP Official in Sagaing Faces Defamation Suit over Rohingya Aid Claims

Police say head of party’s Shwebo district chapter used hate speech in attack on government

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Serenity of Artist’s Latest Paintings Only Skin Deep

MPP Ye Myint's latest show is filled with majestic paintings of a bygone Bagan's temples and gates. But the works hold a critical message.

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National Planning Law Expects Highest Growth in Telecom, Industrial, Financial Sectors

The National Planning Law calls for drastic changes across a number of sectors in a move to abate high inflation rates and accelerate the growth of the economy.

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Govt to Probe Claims Citizenship Cards Wrongly Issued to Rohingya, Minister Says

U Thein Swe said the Immigration Ministry would investigate allegations by the KNPP that more than 3,000 of the cards were issued to Rohingya wrongly identifying them as Kaman.

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Ethnic Mro Murdered in Maungdaw, N. Rakhine

Buthidaung Township Lawmaker U Aung Thaung Shwe’s proposal in parliament to form a militia with local villagers to improve security in the area has been rejected.

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