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YANGON, Myanmar – Religious tensions engulfing Myanmar spread Friday to the world of big business: Monks and others in the Buddhist-dominated country demanded to know why a lucrative license for…
YANGON, Myanmar – Myanmar has granted licences to Norway’s Telenor and Ooredoo of Qatar to set up the country’s first foreign-owned mobile phone networks.
Currently less than 6 million of…
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OTTAWA – Myanmar democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi will bypass Canada as she kicks off a marathon 17-day visit to the United States.
On International Woman’s Day, Foreign Minister John Baird personally presented Myanmar’s iconic opposition figure, Aung San Suu Kyi, with honorary Canadian citizenship while visiting the southeast Asian country. The Nobel…
U.S. secretary of state urges country’s leaders to continue with reforms
The visit marks a first by a secretary of state in over 50 years
Public outcry recently forced President Thein Sein to put a temporary halt to a massive dam project on the Irrawaddy River
Aung San Suu Kyi is honourary citizen
Than Shwe then decided it would “look bad”: WikiLeaks
Two of the most recognizable victims of state oppression go up against each other
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