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Welcome 08 Jun 2016 10:08:27
OFAC eases Burma sanctions, but risks remainLexology (registration)Last month, OFAC continued the transition of the Burmese sanctions program from comprehensive prohibitions to targeted, limited so-called "smart sanctions." This transition in the sanctions program began four years ago in response to meaningful ...
news.google.com 08 Jun 2016 06:11
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bestofneworleans.com (blog)Lahpet hosts Taste of Burma fundraiser June 15bestofneworleans.com (blog)COURTESY LAHPET/FACEBOOK; Burmese-inspired dishes will be served at the Taste of Burma Benefit Dinner at Live Oak Cafe on June 15. Burmese concept Lahpet is popping up one last time this summer with a fundraiser on June 15. The multi-course ...
news.google.com 07 Jun 2016 09:52
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Human Rights Watch has criticized an assembly law proposed by Burma’s National League of Democracy government, saying it needs “significant revisions” to meet international standards. Burma’s Assembly Law currently requires citizens to apply for ...
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Burmese concept Lahpet is popping up one last time this summer with a fundraiser on June 15. The multi-course event Taste of Burma Benefit Dinner at Live Oak Cafe (8140 Oak St., (504) 265-0050) is the last pop-up from the team before they hit the road for ...
www.bing.com 07 Jun 2016 02:56
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In a recent press conference with US Secretary of State John Kerry, Aung San Suu Kyi, was forced to address the Rohingya issue. Up until then she had been conspicuously silent on the matter, her views were ambiguous and punctuated by an advisory sent from ...
www.bing.com 07 Jun 2016 01:55
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Daily MailBBC reporter Nay Myo Lin sentenced to 3 months' for assaulting Burmese police officerDaily MailA BBC reporter has been jailed with three months hard labour after being convicted of assaulting a police officer in Burma. Nay Myo Lin, who works for the BBC Myanmar language service had been covering a student protest in the country when he was ...BBC Burmese Service Reporter Sentenced Voice of AmericaKo Nay Lin: Jailed BBC Myanmar reporter to appeal BBC Newsall 18 news articles »
news.google.com 07 Jun 2016 12:01
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A BBC reporter has been jailed with three months hard labour after being convicted of assaulting a police officer in Burma. Nay Myo Lin, who works for the BBC Myanmar language service had been covering a student protest in the country when he was accused ...
www.bing.com 07 Jun 2016 05:29
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The contentious project is sited 26 miles north of Myitkyina, and just downstream from the confluence that forms Burma’s Irrawaddy River. At the luxury hotel, a meeting was being held between Chinese Ambassador Hong Liang, Chinese investor China Power ...
www.bing.com 07 Jun 2016 01:00
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The Times (subscription)Burma bans the poor man's pick-me-upThe Times (subscription)It is the poor man's stimulant, mild and easily affordable and as familiar in southeast Asia as mangoes and palm trees. The new Burmese government of Aung San Suu Kyi has provoked uproar, however, by declaring war on the chewing of betel nut.THE LADY AND THE GENERALS: Aung San Suu Kyi and Burma's Struggle for Freedom by Peter Popham GeographicalSuu Kyi to Meet With Migrant Workers During Thailand Visit The Irrawaddy News MagazineSuu Kyi to meet Burmese migrant workers during her visit to Thailand during June 23-25 ThaiVisa Newsall 12 news articles »
news.google.com 06 Jun 2016 11:06
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Lin's defense lawyer, Thein Than Oo, told VOA Burmese that the sentence is too harsh and shows that the new civilian government has brought no significant change to the judiciary process in Myanmar, which is also known as Burma. "I think it's just too ...
www.bing.com 06 Jun 2016 04:53
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The Irrawaddy News MagazineBurma Army, Arakan Army Soldiers Clash Again in Arakan StateThe Irrawaddy News MagazineA Burma Army battalion and Arakan Army (AA) soldiers fought for around half an hour on Sunday afternoon near Rathedaung Township's Kharu Chaung and Rakaung Chaung villages in Arakan State, but no casualties from either side were reported.
news.google.com 06 Jun 2016 02:55
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Asian CorrespondentBurma's top Buddhist body vows to keep Ma Ba Tha hard-liners in checkAsian Correspondent(File Photo) Supporters of Burma (Myanmar) nationalist groups, including Buddhist monks, clap in support of preserving a constitutional clause barring Aung San Suu Kyi, the popular leader of the country's new ruling party, from becoming head of state, ...Burma's Aung San Suu Kyi Forced to Address Rohingya Muslims Issue The Chicago Monitorall 9 news articles »
news.google.com 06 Jun 2016 09:36
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The Irrawaddy News MagazineOld Burma hands write on the 'odd man out in Asia'The InterpreterThe CSAAR series included memoirs by Francis Stuart, who visited Burma in 1947, Alf Parsons and Pierre Hutton, who both served there in the 1950s, and by Richard Gate, who was ambassador from 1980-82. In 1991, Edwin Ride published a memoir which ...US Investment in Burma Forecasted to Increase The Irrawaddy News Magazineall 2 news articles »
news.google.com 06 Jun 2016 02:52
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The recent release of former ambassador Trevor Wilson’s book, Eyewitness to Early Reform in Myanmar, prompts a brief look at other diplomatic memoirs by Australians and, in particular, those written by officers posted to Australia’s embassy in Rangoon ...
www.bing.com 05 Jun 2016 07:55
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Fremont native's latest world stop is as ambassador to BurmaSan Jose Mercury NewsAlso known as Myanmar, Burma is transitioning from decades as a military dictatorship with a poor human rights records into a fledgling democracy, with 1991 Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi playing a large role in the new government installed ...
news.google.com 04 Jun 2016 06:27
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SPRINGFIELD — The Community Cultural Center's plans to build a service hub hit another roadblock when city leaders rejected a second rezoning request for the facility. Springfield planning commissioners on May 23 voted 4-2 against a proposal that would ...
www.bing.com 03 Jun 2016 01:32
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When he was a senior at Mission San Jose High School in 1976, Scot Marciel didn't care much to see the world. "I think I knew I wanted to go to college," he said. "That's about it." Today, Marciel is the U.S. Ambassador to Burma, a wide ocean away from the ...
www.bing.com 02 Jun 2016 10:20
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Daily MailBurma revealed in photos from 19th Century capturing lives of Buddhist monksDaily MailThe British invaded with 11,00 men, boats and elephant batteries after King Thibaw issued a proclamation calling on his countrymen to liberate Lower Burma which they said showed he was a tyrant who reneged on his treaties. Two of these photographs ...and more »
news.google.com 01 Jun 2016 05:21
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Daily BeastBurmas Rohingya Princess Has Met Obama, Why Not Aung San Suu Kyi?Daily BeastNationalism, inequality, injustice rolled over the young woman's own life, like a tank. Burma's military regime believed that Wai Wai did not deserve freedom because she was the child of a Rohingya politician. For that one crime only, she spent her ...Burma's BB? The Express TribuneInternational music The Economist (blog)all 42 news articles »
news.google.com 31 May 2016 01:36
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In Burma, the urgency for just leadership is intensifying. Leadership defines a nation. Some leaders take their country higher and some take their country lower. Those on the lower side are forgotten and those on the high side are remembered; legacy counts.
www.bing.com 30 May 2016 02:36
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