Burma attracts $3bn in foreign investment this year; New 5,000 kyat notes to be circulated on 1 Oct; MOGE, Brunei sign production agreement for onshore block; Indonesian state bank to open in Rangoon
The heavyweight players in Burma’s press arena were in Rangoon on Thursday for a conference on media development.
Bo Myint had previously reported on prostitution in the area.
The NLD says that surprise census results warrant a reexamination of electoral constituencies in Burma.
Karen activists have again confronted JICA, saying they are being shut out of discussion as a string of development projects are planned.
The government of Mon State has requested that energy giants Toyo-Thai produce a long overdue feasibility study for a new coal burning power plant.
As many as four thousand people in Tachilek, eastern Shan State, were forced to flee to higher ground as heavy rain pounded the town over the weekend.