Oct 5, 2007 (AFP), Myanmar’s junta chief has offered to meet detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi if she ends her support for sanctions against the regime, state media[…]
James C Scott’s seminal work on the upland people of Zomia, a region stretching from northern Burma to northern Vietnam and encompassing areas of China, Thailand and Laos, has been[…]
Tourism minister says Burma’s domestic infrastructure is still not suitable for the giant influx of tourists the scheme had hoped to attract
Tourism to Burma is inevitable, so now is the time to develop a tourism policy that benefits the people rather than their rulers
The Burma tourism debate rages on, but much of the pro-boycott lobby fails to understand the benefits that outsiders can bring
Jailed Reuters journalist Wa Lone tells a Yangon court that during a police interrogation, which included sleep deprivation, police officers tried to induce him and his colleague Kyaw Soe Oo not to publish an investigation into a military-led massacre of 10 Muslims in Inn Din village of northern Rakhine State.