Rakhine commission releases interim report
Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 10:00

In its first report, the investigation commission on Rakhine yesterday denied “external” allegations of abuses related to the ongoing counter-insurgency campaign in the restive northern state. The interim report was released on the same day as the Ministry of Home Affairs annou...

[Myanmar Times]
Myanmar Scout Centenary held with opening address by State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi
Monday, December 26, 2016 - 12:15

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, State Counsellor, made the opening address at the Myanmar Scout Centenary held at the diamond jubilee hall of Yangon University yesterday.

[The Republic of the Union of Myanmar State Counsellor Office]
Myanmar is growing at 8 per cent, fuelling a shipping boom
Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 10:45

Myanmar’s oil imports are surging to fuel a fast-growing economy and rebuild rotting infrastructure, creating a small but profitable route for ships making a beeline for the emerging southeast Asian nation from the regional hub of Singapore.

[The Hindu]