Rakhine issue is an internal affair: Chinese Ambassador

China has offered its assistance to the displaced people in conflict areas in northern Rakhine, welcoming the Union government’s undertakings to provide assistance to the people. Mr H...

From Global New Light Of Myanmar

Paper reading session for Rakhine State held

A paper reading session for the state of affairs in Rakhine State organised by the Research and Information branch of the Information and Public Relations Department, Ministry of Info...

From Global New Light Of Myanmar

Armed conflicts should be eliminated to address human trafficking: VP U Henry Van Thio

Vice President U Henry Van Thio has called for eliminating armed conflicts in Myanmar to address human trafficking, stressing that eliminating armed conflicts plays a special importan...

From Global New Light Of Myanmar

88 Generation Peace and Open Society Stand by Govt on Rakhine

Leaders say it would be wrong to criticize the government over this issue as they are working hard on democratic transition.

The post From The Irrawaddy

USDP-led Alliance Criticizes Govt for Action on Rakhine Report

Opposition parties reject advisory commission’s report.

The post From The Irrawaddy

Independent Cinema Resists Censorship at Local Film Festival

Censors prompt Wathann Film Festival organizers to manually block parts of films and one director to cancel her screening.

The post From The Irrawaddy

Govt to Implement Recommendations on Rakhine Issue ‘Without Delay’

Social welfare minister U Win Myat Aye tells The Irrawaddy how his committee will implement advice on Rakhine State.

The post From The Irrawaddy

Rakhine Govt Forges on With Maungdaw Economic Zone

Despite violence ravaging northern Rakhine, local govt plan to establish an economic zone in a joint venture with seven Myanmar businesses this year.

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From The Irrawaddy

State Counselor Calls Citizens to Curb Betel Chewing

A six-week campaign to deter betel chewing and inform of its adverse effects is launched.

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