UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power on Thursday urged the Myanmar government to intervene in Rakhine State to stop violence between ethnic Rakhine Buddhists and Rohingya Muslims and ensure the delivery of …
GWEN IFILL: In 2007, the world got a horrific peek inside the closed world of Myanmar, the country formerly known as Burma, as the military regime brutally crushed the Saffron Revolution, led by monks and students demanding political freedom.
In recent …
WASHINGTON, April 14 (UPI) --
The U.S. Department of State wished the people of Bengal, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Thailand a Happy New Year.
Secretary of State John Kerry sent the following message to Bengali communities on their …
Business opportunities in Myanmar have been growing, economic sanctions have been receding and the doors have been opening further for foreign investors since May 2013, when we last issued a bulletin on Myanmar. This bulletin provides an update on the …
TEHRAN (FNA)- A total of 16 people were killed and 880 others injured during the Thingyan water festival in Mandalay, central Myanmar, local media said Friday.
The casualties were caused mainly by fighting among revelers who were getting drunk and …
US top trade official announces steps to help American business presence in Asia-Pacific region
US Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on Thursday underlined the importance for the United States to expand trade presence in the Asia-Pacific region and …
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★ Asia Society and Museum: ‘Golden Visions of Densatil …
Sometimes entire worlds disappear, yet art survives and tells us the stories that would have remained untold. ‘Sivapada’ (Siva's footprints), a wonderful sandstone sculpture by unknown artists in Northern Cambodia of 7th-8th century, shows us the …
(Transcript from World News Radio)
In Myanmar, a proposal to impose strict restrictions on interfaith marriage has been met with barely a murmur from the public.
The campaign to ban interfaith marriage has been spearheaded by ultra-nationalistic Buddhist …
Technical Specialist - Civil Service Training and Learning, Nay Pyi Taw, MyanmarClosing date: Tuesday, 29 April 2014
TECHNICAL SPECIALIST- CIVIL SERVICE TRAINING AND LEARNING
Nay Pyi Taw, MYANMAR
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Nay Pyi Taw is classified as 'Family Duty Station'/category...
Project Manager, Sittwe Office, Rakhine with travel, Myanmar
Project Manager - Myanmar
Outside the United States
Job Title: Project Manager – Community Capacity Building
Location: Sittwe Office, Rakhine with travel
Report to: Head of Rakhine Response
Duration: 9 months
Starting Date: Immediately
About RI: Relief International is a humanitarian non-profit agency that provides humanitarian, rehabilitation, and...
A FIELD COORDINATOR, Maungdaw, MyanmarClosing date: Friday, 18 April 2014
Based in: Maungdaw District
Length of Contract: 12 months from March 2014
- Coordinate ACF country strategy implementation at field level :
- Coordinate overall implementation of program at field level
- Manage the team at field level
- Facilitate good relationships with the coordination team