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Burma's Mergui Archipelago: Is tourism a force for good?
As Nigel Richardson sails around Burma's Mergui Archipelago, he worries about the future of a rapidly changing country(8/26/2014 5:07:02 AM)
U.S. seeks to safeguard progress in Burma
Burma is a rare foreign policy success for Washington, but progress is skaky.(8/9/2014 10:12:20 AM)
State-owned Burmese telecom lowers prices in face of outside competition
A state-owned telecom in Burma will start a price war with Ooredoo, the Qatari company that launched services in Burma earlier this month, Eleven Myanmar reported.(8/26/2014 12:40:04 AM)
The Irrawaddy river cruise guide
A guide to river cruises on Burma's Irrawaddy and Chindwin rivers, including itinerary suggestions taking in Mandalay and Bagan(8/26/2014 8:52:30 AM)
Ecstasy tablets worth £120m seized in Burma
Police believe haul of 2.4m tablets is largest ever of the drug in Burma, a major producer of methamphetamine and heroin Burma's navy has seized about 2.4m ecstasy tablets hidden in a ship, a record haul of the drug in the country. Police said the tablets were found on board a ship intercepted last week by the navy near the town of Kawthoung at the country's southern border with Thailand ...(8/25/2014 9:22:57 AM)
Obama to travel to China, Burma and Australia in November
US President Barack Obama will visit China, Burma and Australia in November as part of his administration's Asia Pacific re-balance strategy to attend key regional summits and meet G-20 leaders, a senior US official said.(8/28/2014 1:32:54 AM)
Burma veterans gather for remembrance service in St Albans
Reg Cox, Richard Day and Ray Lewis attended the service commemorating the 69th anniversaries of Victory over Japan (VJ) Day and Victory in Europe (VE) Day.(8/20/2014 7:58:09 AM)
Minister Fast Continues Sustained Engagement with ASEAN
The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, today kicked off a trade and development mission to Laos and Burma from August 26 to 29, 2014, to continue to build stronger economic ties with the region and with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).(8/26/2014 10:42:08 AM)
How an Extremist Buddhist Network Is Sowing Hatred Across Asia
Saffron-clad monks have been instrumental in anti-Muslim riots in Burma and Sri Lanka, and have their eyes on sowing discord further afield(8/8/2014 6:00:07 AM)
Ooredoo launches mobile services in Burma; Telenor to follow next month
Foreign telecoms Ooredoo and Telenor will soon both be up and running in Burma. Ooredoo launched its commercial services in Burma on Aug. 15, making good on its promise to provide fast, reliable Internet and mobile services to the largely unconnected population. Telenor plans to roll out its offerings toward the end of September.(8/21/2014 2:10:46 AM)
Source: Yahoo