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UK Parliament Speaker John Bercow leads Burma delegation

UK Parliament Speaker John Bercow leads Burma delegation

By Wed, Jul 31, 2013 5:08PM UTC Comments Off UK Parliament Speaker John Bercow leads Burma delegation

Burma’s President Thein Sein received a British delegation led by Speaker of the House of Commons, UK Parliament Mr. John Bercow and party at the Credentials Hall of the Presidential Palace in Nay-Pyi-Taw on Tuesday, the state-run New Light of Myanmar newspaper said today. The British Speaker of the House of Commons was accompanied by...

Opinion: President must end corruption for real reform in Burma

By Tue, Feb 19, 2013 12:15AM UTC Comments Off Opinion: President must end corruption for real reform in Burma

Burma President Thein Sein visited Chin State at the weekend where he called on government executives to amend their way of thinking and embrace democracy, the state-run New Light of Myanmar newspaper reported. He said the objective of the government is peace and stability of the State protected by the rule of law. The country...

Burma: May President prevail to increase educational funds?

By Sat, Feb 16, 2013 5:36PM UTC 1 Comment Burma: May President prevail to increase educational funds?

Investment in education is the most profitable development venture for the nation, President Thein Sein said during Friday’s visit to University of Kalay in Sagaing Division which is located in western Burma closed to Chin State bordering with the Indian state of Manipur in the north and the Indian state of Mizoram in the west....

Will Burma bring back human rights in Chin State?

By Tue, Dec 11, 2012 8:10PM UTC 1 Comment Will Burma bring back human rights in Chin State?

The Union level Peacemaking Committee and the Chin National Front (CNF) held a second round of peace negotiations at ‘Myanmar Peace Center’ in Rangoon from 7 to 9 December in the presence of international observers, the state-run New Light of Myanmar has reported. The paper said that out of 31 proposals raised by CNF, 27...