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 …
BERLIN: Myanmar pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi said on a trip to Germany on Thursday that she hoped her country could also overcome its internal divisions amid deadly Buddhist-Muslim strife.
Suu Kyi, 68, said ahead of her first face-to-face talks …
The greater Shanghai region, including neighbouring economic powerhouses Jiangsu and Zhejiang provinces, has proven attractive for smaller businesses due to its accessibility for global businesses, said Zhou Zhendong, president of Jiangsu Eastman Heavy …
WASHINGTON and DOHA, Qatar, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- H.E. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohammed Bin Saud Al Thani, Chairman of Ooredoo Group, participated in Gender & the Economy, an event hosted by World Bank Group's International Finance …
AMSTERDAM, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Food ingredients (Fi) Vietnam is the latest event from the Fi Global brand and will take place on 21-23 May 2014 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. It is the only food industry exhibition in this region.
(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 …
Yangon ( AsiaNews) - The promotion of "greater
tolerance among religions" is first of all the duty of "religious
leaders " who have to emphasize what "is holy and good" in their
faith, not " attack the other".
Myanmar Archbishop Charles Maung Bo of Yangon said proposed laws on "the protection of race and religion" are unnecessary, and warned against the state interfering in an individual's right to choose their religion.
Archbishop Bo told ucanews …
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