A villager in Hpakant told DVB the death toll has risen to two as one of the patients at the hospital died.
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Rising prices for precious Burmese stone largely down to Chinese buyers, suggesting that the US-sanctioned industry is bouyant
Aug 6, 2008 (DVB), Burmese rights activists have called on people visiting China for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing to avoid buying any jewellery or souvenirs made of Burmese[…]
The sanctions debate remains as divisive as ever, but there appears to be consensus in both camps that a review at the least is needed
Majority of the traders from overseas as record sales point to buoyancy of a market sanctioned by the US and EU
Jun 25, 2008 (AFP)‚ Military-run Burma launched an 11-day auction of precious gems in Rangoon on Tuesday, state media said, as the country struggles to recover from last month’s devastating[…]