A logging company truck allegedly targeted in an air strike. Photo: Kachin Independence Organization (KIO)
An exiled NGO alleges timber trucks have been destroyed by Myanmar military aircraft in an attempt to stifle the flow of ...
Veteran specialist of Myanmar politics Professor Robert H. Taylor
The ASEAN People's Forum expressed concern that ASEAN still has a long way to go in terms of human rights and workers' conditions. Photo: November Rain/Twitter
Representatives of the ASEAN People’s Forum have expressed concerns over a rash of problems in the Southeast Asian region that ...
Thai police officers investigating rescued Vietnamese women after raiding a surrogacy clinic in Bangkok, Thailand, on February 23, 2011. Thai police arrested a group of Taiwan nationals for running the Baby 101 Company with hiring illegal immigrants and human trafficking, offering surrogacy birth services in Bangkok using Vietnamese women. Photo: EPA
Criminal groups benefit US$2 billion annually in Asia through people smuggling leading to serious human rights abuses and deaths, ...
Rohingya refugees from Myanmar gather on a boat as they are being rescued by Thai Navy officers before they head to Malaysia, at the Andaman coast, Phuket island, southern Thailand, January 29, 2013. Photo: Yongyot Pruksarak/EPA
Sweden recognises that the best solution of Rohingya refugees lies with the Myanmar government, a solution in which they create ...
Activist U Thein Aung Myint (C) addresses a protest gathering in Mandalay on September 12, 2014. Photo: Pyae Sone Aung/EPA
Amnesty International has called for the immediate release of activist U Thein Aung Myint has been jailed for a further six months for ...
Samchem is interested in Myanmar and Vietnam. Photo: Samchem Holdings Bhd
Malaysian chemical products distributor Samchem Holdings Bhd is looking to expand into Myanmar and Laos within the next ...
Indian aid - National Disaster Relief Force and IAF teams with relief material on their way to earthquake hit Nepal, April 27, 2015. Photo: EPA
Humanitarian agencies said they were preparing a large-scale aid operation to earthquake-ravaged Nepal, with more relief planes arriving in the coming hours.
Arakan Army soldiers holding a banner of welcome for the convoy of Ethnic Armed Organizations leaders while on its way from Myitkyina to Laiza, Kachin State, Myanmar, October 29, 2013. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
The United States has voiced alarm over rare clashes between the Myanmar military and insurgents in Rakhine state ...
Thura U Shwe Mann, left, meets Chinese President Xi Jinping. Photo: Thura U Shwe Mann/Facebook
Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Thura U Shwe Mann, chairman of Myanmar's ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party, ...
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