The Thai government is stepping up efforts to boost the Rangoon-Mae Sot trade link by approving a 1.8 billion baht ($53 million) budget to help Burma develop part of its road along the transnational route.
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The suspected lynchpin of a cross-border drug racket between Burma and Thailand has been arrested in Mae Sot when 100 Thai troops and police raided a house in the border town on Sunday.
Burmese migrant workers in a garment factory in northern Thailand’s Mae Sot are striking over unpaid wages and long working hours.
Nok Air’s new daily flight from Mae Sot to Moulmein in Burma’s Mon state attracts Thailand’s businessmen.
Feb 13, 2009 (DVB), A two-year law programme is being run on the Thai-Burma border to provide training in international and domestic law to 25 students from Burma, according to[…]
Aug 8, 2008 (DVB), United States first lady Laura Bush paid a visit to a migrants' clinic and met with health and education activists yesterday in the Thai town of[…]
Feb 22, 2008 (DVB), Fourteen Burmese migrants were injured today when a bomb exploded at a rubbish dump on the outskirts of the Thai border town of Mae Sot. The[…]
June 28, 2007 (DVB)
The Mae Tao Clinic in Mae Sot will soon be forced to relocate when its land lease expires.