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Facebook Shares UN Data With Myanmar

Facebook says it has shared data with United Nations investigators probing international crimes in Myanmar, after the lead investigator said the company was withholding evidence. A Facebook representative told Reuters on Tuesday it had

Myanmar To Launch Satellite

Myanmar will soon launch its first-ever satellite, joining an unlikely coalition of nascent space nations aiming to protect millions from environmental disasters. It is the first space venture for Myanmar, the least economically

AA’s ‘Administration’ In Rakhine

The Arakan Army (AA) has set up parellel administration in parts of Myanmar's Rakhine state , where it is locked in a bitter separatist conflict with the federal government and the Burmese army.This is the first concrete step by the rebel

Myanmar’s Big Solar Drive

The World Bank has signed an agreement with the Government of Myanmar to provide off-grid solar products to 450,000 people in rural Myanmar. The result-based financing for off-grid solar products is worth $3.45 million. It is co-funded

Mass Burial For 170 Killed In Myanmar Jade Mine Disaster

Dozens of jade miners were buried Friday in a mass grave after a landslide in northern Myanmar killed over 170, most of them migrant workers seeking their fortune in treacherous open-cast mines near the China border.Women wept by the open

Huge Narcotics Haul In Myammat Myanmar

Myanmar anti-narcotics umit has seized narcotic drugs worth 26.9 billion kyats (19.2 million U.S. dollars) in Shan state, according to a release from the Military True News Information Team .Acting on a tip-off, the security force

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