Human Rights Watch says Association Law would force NGOs to register with a military-backed body that can arbitrarily reject applications, leaving activists vulnerable to arrest and prosecution.
May 5, 2009 (DVB), The secretary of an exiled Burmese lawyers group recently declared illegal by the Burmese government has reacted to the ruling by saying that the government is[…]
Jan 26, 2009 (DVB), The chairman of Pyarpon township Rice Traders' Association, Win Kyaing, has been dismissed after the organisation's year-end accounts showed a deficit of nearly 2 million kyat.[…]
Jan 30, 2008 (DVB), U Gambira, the leader of the All-Burmese Monks Alliance who is currently being held in Insein prison, has been charged under the Unlawful Associations Act, according[…]