Rakhine MP pushes for resumption of Mrauk-U airport

February 24, 2017 by Narinjara

Rakhine State MPs are debating whether or not to restart the suspended Mrauk-U airport project, with one parliamentarian lobbying for Union funds to again be earmarked for the airfield construction.

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KWO to boost women’s role in all stages of the peace process

February 24, 2017 by KIC

With the government’s gender quota in peace process events continuing to fall far short, the Karen Women Organization has announced plans to help bolster women’s participation at all levels of peace events.

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Non-ceasefire Ethnic Groups release statement on 21st Panglong Conference

February 24, 2017 by Mizzima

The 3rd plenary meeting of non-ceasefire ethnic armed groups who have not yet signed Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) released a statement which says they will exchange their views and discuss their position on the forthcoming 2nd meeting of 21st Century Panglong Conference.

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General News

Rakhine MP pushes for resumption of Mrauk-U airport

Rakhine State MPs are debating whether or not to restart the suspended Mrauk-U airport project...

February 24, 2017 by Narinjara

KWO to boost women’s role in all stages of the peace process

With the government’s gender quota in peace process events continuing to fall far short, the...

February 24, 2017 by KIC

Non-ceasefire Ethnic Groups release statement on 21st Panglong Conference

The 3rd plenary meeting of non-ceasefire ethnic armed groups who have not yet signed Nationwide...

February 24, 2017 by Mizzima

Motion raised to allow lands owned by non-nationals in Rakhine to be…

Rakhine State Legislative Assembly legislator Aung Win from Myaybon constituency (2) said that he would...

February 24, 2017 by Mizzima

Certificates of Identity to be issued to Myanmar migrant workers on March…

Thailand will start issuing an identification document known as a Certificate of Identity to Myanmar...

February 24, 2017 by KIC

Panglong Conference ‘sole channel to solve political questions’, president

Ahead of the upcoming national-level political dialogue in Chin State, President U Htin Kyaw this...

February 23, 2017 by Khonumthung

Feature

Escaping Yangon to visit mesmerizing Kyaiktiyo

The golden light of the setting December sun flooded the hillsides of Mt. Kyaiktiyo, casting...

Opinion

STAKEHOLDERS BUSY WITH POLITICAL MANEUVERING AS PANGLONG CONFERENCE NEARS: The questions…

As renewed heavy fighting erupted since almost one month ago, between the Kokang or Myanmar...