WEF on ASEAN co-chairs share views of forum Business

WEF on ASEAN co-chairs share views of forum

A top executive of Plan International on Sep 12 praised the theme of the ongoing World Economic Forum on ASEAN, saying it resonates well with her organisation’s priority on young female entrepreneurs.
Myanmar armed groups vow to continue peace meetings with gov't World

Myanmar armed groups vow to continue peace meetings with gov't

Seven armed groups of the Northern Alliance have vowed to continue peace meetings with the government, saying that they will discuss the message delivered by Myanmar authorities at the 21st Century Panglong Peace Conference in Nay Pyi Taw, official media reported on July 15.
Vietnam, Myanmar look towards 1 bln USD in two-way trade Business

Vietnam, Myanmar look towards 1 bln USD in two-way trade

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and State Counselor of Myanmar Aung San Suu Kyi agreed to further deepen bilateral trade and investment on win-win basis towards achieving 1 billion USD or higher in two-way trade during their talks in Hanoi on April 19.
Myanmar extends curfew in northern Rakhine World

Myanmar extends curfew in northern Rakhine

Myanmar local authorities extended the curfew order in Maungtaw in the northern part of Rakhine state for another two months to ensure further security, stability and rule of law.
Pope Francis pays historic visit to Myanmar World

Pope Francis pays historic visit to Myanmar

Pope Francis arrived in Myanmar on November 27 for a historic visit to the Buddhist-majority country amid global concern over the fate of more than half a million Muslim Rohingya.
Myanmar State Counselor visits northern Rakhine World

Myanmar State Counselor visits northern Rakhine

Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi made her first visit to the country’s northern state of Rakhine, where conflicts forced many Rohingya Muslims to run to neighbouring Bangladesh.
Myanmar pledges to restore normalcy in Rakhine state World

Myanmar pledges to restore normalcy in Rakhine state

Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi said on September 19 that the country pledged to restore peace, stability, and law in northern Rakhine state and invited the international community to cooperate for Myanmar's endeavors.