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ျပည္သူေတြဆီမွာ လြတ္လပ္မႈနဲ႔ တန္းတူညီမွ်မႈ အရင္ဆံုး ရွိေနမွ ဒီမိုိကေရစီ စံႏႈန္းရွိတာ ျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

World focus on Burma (1.12.2009)

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Strengthening Kyat Gets the Experts Thinking

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – ‎

Dealers say a rise in the number of tourists visiting Burma is also contributing to the rise in the value of the kyat. An official with MyanmarBurma] …

A teen tells about her trip to The Revolve Tour

The Herald-Mail – Lakin Thomas

Her name is Ei Ei and she is from Myanmar (formerly Burma). She and I share the same birthday. So, back to Austin. He spoke to us about how we will face …

BURMA: Junta under Scrutiny for Concrete Pre-election Signs

Interconnectionworld – ‎

… flourishing democracy’ has only been verbal assurances as part of its ‘roadmap’ towards political reform in Burma, officially called Myanmar. …

US’s Myanmar initiative falters

Asia Times Online – Larry Jagan

BANGKOK – Recent attempts by the United States to coax Myanmar’s…

reclusive ruling generals to open talks with detained opposition leader Aung

Thailand – Spa Capital of Asia by Karen Emmons

PR Newswire (press release) – ‎

… can experience a plethora of unusual spa treatments derived from ancient traditions in Thailand, Myanmar (Burma), Indonesia, China, India and elsewhere. …

Burma Marks World AIDS Day with Hope for More Aid

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Wai Moe

UNAIDS officially announced that AIDS cases in Myanmar [Burma] dropped from 0.94 percent in 2000 to 0.67 percent in 2007.” If the rate of HIV/AIDS is …

Nobel Laureate Stiglitz to Advise Junta on Poverty

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Marwaan Macan-Markar – ‎

The former chief economist of the World Bank will fly into Burma, or Myanmar as it is also known, on Dec. 14 for a mission aimed to examine and improve the …

Burma seeks global support for press freedom

United Press International, Asia – Zin Linn – ‎

Bangkok, Thailand — Burma today is at an intersection. The incumbent military regime wants to maintain the status quo while the mainstream …

Medical Council to Investigate Girl’s Death

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Aung Thet – ‎

RANGOON — The Myanmar [Burma] Medical Council, a government organization, has opened an investigation involving a doctor at the …

Twelve Burmese fishermen rescued in Sri Lanka

Mizzima.com –

“They also stated that they are from Myanmar [Burma],” he added. The Burmese were handed over to the Tricomalee harbour police station for further …

Sino-Europe Summit Outcome Should Avoid India’s Ire

Wall Street Journal (blog) – James T. Areddy – ‎

… the Korean Peninsula and the Iranian nuclear issue, the situation in Burma/Myanmar and Sri Lanka, as well as developments in Afghanistan and Pakistan. …

Burma: Dutch FM Speaks with Thant Myint-U

UNPO – ‎

… expressed concern about the lack of democratisation in Burma, the oppressive human rights situation, the treatment of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, …

Suu Kyi Rated Top Global Thinker

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Arkar Moe

Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi has received high praise from Foreign Policy, a well-known US-based magazine featuring essays …

Court charges four women activists

Mizzima.com – Myint Maung – ‎

… Dagon Township – had regularly prayed every Tuesday at the popular shrine Shwedagon Pagoda for the release of pro-democracy leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi. …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

December 1, 2009 at 12:55 am

Posted in World Focus on Burma

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