An Indonesian miner inspects milling ore machine at the processing plant of Antam gold mine in Pongkor, West Java. Photo: Jurnasyanto Sukarno/EPA
Aurasian Minerals Tuesday said it has withdrawn the applications it made for three exploration permits in Myanmar and ...
Myanmar Bangladesh border fence in Rakhine State, western Myanmar. Photo: Mizzima
Myanmar wants improved relations with Bangladesh in a bid to establish security cooperation between the two countries ...
People pray at a Catholic Church in Yangon, Photo: Mizzima
A set of restrictive laws on race and religion finalized this week in Myanmar could exacerbate tensions and drive a wedge between ...
Myanmar Investments International Ltd on Tuesday said it has a “strong pipeline” of potential investments Alliance News ...
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange at the start of the trading day in New York, New York, USA, 30 July 2015. Photo: Justin Lane/EPA
World stock markets plunged further on Tuesday as more evidence emerged of China's economic slowdown, triggering heavy sell-offs ...
The Union Election Building. Photo: UEC
Myanmar’s Union Election Commission (UEC) on Tuesday rejected all but one candidate from an Islamic party based on citizenship ...
Voters check their names on lists posted in Yangon, on 30 March 2012. Photo: Mizzima
The Union election Commission will make the voters list publicly available at UEC township offices from 14 to 27 September ...
A mob set the residences of a Manipur minister and two legislators ablaze on Monday evening to protest the passing of allegedly “anti-tribal” bills in the 60-member assembly. (Photo source: Twitter)
Protesters went on the rampage in India's remote northeast overnight over controversial tribal rights laws, leaving three people feared ...
Royal Thai Army soldiers lead a suspect allegedly connected with the Erawan Shrine bombing after they arrested him in Sa Kaeo district, near the Thai-Cambodian border, 1 September 2015. Photo: EPA
Thailand's prime minister said Tuesday a second foreign man has been arrested -- at a checkpoint on the Cambodian border ...
Rural village with people
The threat of a drug-resistant malaria pandemic in Myanmar has been contained for now, thanks to joint efforts of malaria research ...
Arakan Army
Bangladesh and Myanmar have launched a coordinated security clampdown against the Arakan Army, Bangladesh’s ...
Australian journalist Alan Morison (R), editor of the Phuketwan website and his Thai colleague reporter Chutima Sidasathian (L) arrive at the provincial court in Phuket island, southern Thailand, 01 September 2015. Photo: Yongyot Pruksarak/EPA
Two journalists, including an Australian editor, were found not guilty of criminal defamation by a Thai court on Tuesday, their lawyer said, ...
Cooperation and Coordination meeting between the Union Election Commission and Political parties on September 1, held at the Park Royal hotel in Yangon. Photo: Thet Ko/Mizzima
The Myanmar election commission should immediately revoke new regulations that prohibit political parties and candidates from ...
US President Barack Obama is calling for action on climate change. Photo: Michael Reynolds/EPA
US President Barack Obama warned Monday that climate change is no longer a problem of the future, but rather a challenge for ...
Myanmar has for the first time set a national minimum wage following two years of embittered negotiations that saw garment factory ...
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