DVB recently spoke with Thet Naing Win, the general manager of Burma’s first ever micro finance bank, and asked him about who will benefit from his bank’s new loans system.
Kavi Chongkittavorn speaks to DVB about the challenges and opportunities that Burma faces as chair of ASEAN.
Despite the government signing the joint action plan children continue to be recruited into the Burmese army, according to Child Soldiers International.
The UN special rapporteur for human rights in Burma spoke to DVB about his latest mission to Burma, the attack of his convoy in Meikhtila and further reconciliation between Muslim and Buddhist communities.
A federation of eleven armed ethnic organisations called for the drafting of a new constitution that will allow for the creation of a federal government in Burma following a four-day conference in northern Thailand’s Chiang Mai