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FRAMEWORK FOR POLITICAL DIALOGUE TO BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO NEXT PEACE CONFERENCE

During a press conference held on the third day of the Panglong Union Peace Conference, it was announced that the
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U.S. CONSIDERING EASING SANCTIONS ON MYANMAR DURING MS. SUU KYI’S WHITE HOUSE VISIT

The U.S. Government is considering easing sanctions against Myanmar during the time of Ms. Aung San Suu Kyi’s visit which
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History Of Burma

Early Burma The Nation we know as Burma was first formed during the goldenage of Pagan in the 11th century.
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SUU KYI SPEAKS AT PEACE CONFERENCE TO BOOST MYANMAR CEASE-FIRE

Ms. Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s newly appointed State Counselor, spoke at the Union Peace Conference for the first time.
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MANIPUR GETS COUNTRY’S LONGEST SAFETY RAIL TUNNEL

India’s Union Railway Minister Mr. Suresh Prabhu laid the foundation of the longest safety rail tunnel in the country on
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RAILWAY MINISTER MR. SURESH PRABHU STATES RAIL NETWORK WILL MAKE NORTHEAST INDIA A ‘DESTINATION’

While speaking in Mizoram on November 11, 2016 India’s Railway Minister Mr. Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu stated that the proper development
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SWISS GOVERNMENT TO LAUNCH VOCATIONAL TRAINING IN BURMA

The Swiss Embassy has announced that it has decided on a plan to promote vocational training for the youth of
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MYANMAR PROBES WHETHER TO RESUME CONSTRUCTION OF CONTROVERSIAL CHINESE-BACKED DAM

The construction of China backed Myitsone dam was halted in 2011 due to environmental and safety concerns. Now the Government
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WORK ON TRANS ARUNACHAL HIGHWAY FROM KHONSA – CHANGLANG COMMENCED

The work on 42 kilometres long 2-lane Trans Arunachal Highway from Khonsa to Changlang was commenced on April 8, 2016.
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The Legal System of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar in a Nutshell

Kyaw Hla Win @ Md. Hassan Ahmed had been a lecturer of law at Management & Science University (MSU). Currently,
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Mythical landscape of Myanmar

Even before the days of British colonialism and the ‘exotic east’ writings of luminaries like Rudyard Kipling, Somerset Maugham and
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Perspective

Myanmar Homes

TOWNS AND VILLAGES IN MYANMAR There are few large towns or cities in Myanmar with
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LANDLESS IN MYANMAR

Land is often the most significant asset of most rural families. Approximately 70 percent of
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PRIME MINISTER MODI IN MYANMAR

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s talks with President Thein Sein reiterated the importance of building on
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Environment

MYANMAR DECIDES TO IMPORT TIMBER TO SAVE ITS FORESTS

Myanmar has been a timber producing and exporting country for decades but now this nation
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6.9 MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE ROCKS MYANMAR

An earthquake rocked Myanmar late at night on 12 April, 2016. It was a strong
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BALIPARA FOUNDATION AWARDS 2015 WINNERS

The Himalayas are beautiful & inspiring. It is the beauty that has inspired us to
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Technology

TELENOR SHIFTS MYANMAR FOCUS TO INTERNET SERVICES

As the era of rapid telecom subscriber growth in Myanmar has ended, one of the chief operators in the country,
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JICA AGREES TO SHARE ITS TECHNOLOGY TO PROMOTE SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE IN MIZORAM

Japanese International Cooperative Agency (JICA) has signed an agreement with Mizoram Government under which it has agreed to share its
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VODAFONE INVESTS IN 3G NETWORK AT SHILLONG IN MEGHALAYA

Indian telecom company Vodafone has decided to enter India’s North East region. This huge telecom network operator Vodafone India is
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NETFLIX STREAMS INTO MYANMAR

On January 6, 2016, Netflix launched its streaming service in 130 new countries. Netflix is the world’s largest internet television
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MYANMAR TO RECEIVE MODERN WEATHER SENSOR NETWORK

Earth Networks, well known U.S. technology firm and Lucky Bird Group, an eminent Myanmar IT Company have decided to work
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Business & Investment

US QUASAR RESOURCES LOOKS TO INVEST UP TO $ 400 MILLION IN MYANMAR’S POWER SECTOR

Quasar Resources, a Texas-based energy development company, is planning to invest from up to US $ 400 million in the
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JAPAN PLEDGES US $ 7.73 BILLION FOR MYANMAR’S DEVELOPMENT

On November 2, 2016 the Prime Minister of Japan Mr. Shinzo Abe announced that Japan will provide 800 billion Yen
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MS. SUU KYI MAY OVERLOOK QUALMS WITH JAPAN AND GIVE JAPANESE FIRMS CHANCE TO MOVE IN

Myanmar’s State Counselor Ms. Aung San Suu Kyi has slammed Tokyo for providing economic assistance to the country, which was
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Arts & Culture

Guide To The Growing Punk Music Scene

Names in Myanmar Punk Punk music is on the rise in Myanmar, especially in Yangon. There are no specific ‘punk’
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History Of Burma

Early Burma The Nation we know as Burma was first formed during the goldenage of Pagan in the 11th century.
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Mythical landscape of Myanmar

Even before the days of British colonialism and the ‘exotic east’ writings of luminaries like Rudyard Kipling, Somerset Maugham and
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Bagan: Ancient Capital of Myanmar

Lacquerware The lacquer takes its roots in China it there has a few three thousand years, and then developed in
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Education News

Learn Burmese language – Greetings in Burmese

Let’s learn Burmese with http://burmeselesson.com, with this introduction to Burmese greetings, practice to speak Burmese and learn your first words!
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Education System in Myanmar

  Education School/Level Grade From Grade To Age From Age To Years Primary Elementary Education 1 5 6 11 5
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MYANMAR YOUNGSTERS CLAMOUR FOR LANGUAGE LESSONS

Foreign language study is booming in Myanmar as political change fuels young people’s hopes of opportunities at home and abroad
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BRITISH INTL SCHOOL SET TO OPEN IN YANGON

The British International School – a new international school, teaching to UK standards, will open its doors to students in
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