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Border measurement by Burma-Bangladesh joint team

A joint survey team representing Burma (Myanmar) and Bangladesh has started border measurement surveys in various boundary points. A top Bangladesh government survey officer named Brigadier General Mohammad Abul Khair led a four member survey team to arrive in Myanmar


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Border measurement by Burma-Bangladesh joint team

A joint survey team representing Burma (Myanmar) and Bangladesh has started border measurement surveys in various boundary points. A top Bangladesh government survey officer named Brigadier General Mohammad Abul Khair

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Myanmar President to confer honorary certificate to Allotaw Pyi abbot

Myanmar President Then Sein will confer honorary certificates on the chief abbot of Allotaw Pyi monasteries and patron of the Arakan National Relief Association Ven-Arriyawantha.

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Myanmar Red Cross Society’s Arakan specific office launched

The Arakan Special Program Office of Myanmar Red Cross Society was officially opened on May 10 following a glittering function.

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123 migrants rescued from south Thailand

The Thailand authority had recently rescued 123 migrants from a jungle in southern part of the country, where most of them are reportedly hail from Bangladesh. A Dhaka based news

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Drought makes life miserable for many Arakanese

Severe droughts surfaced in wide areas under Myaybon township of Arakan State making the life of local villagers miserable. The same area was also affected by the Giri storm in

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Huge Yaba consignment seized in western Burma border

The Myanmar Border police seized 570000 stimulated Yaba tablets at Maungdaw Township in western Burma on 5 May 2015, said a police source.

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ANP seeks nominations for Minbya representatives

Arakan National Party (ANP) has invited nominations for candidates who are interested in contesting Parliamentary polls scheduled for next year. The ANP is expecting all

ANP condemns the killing of ethnic cadets

Arakan National Party (ANP) has condemned the killing of various ethnic Army cadets by the Burmese Army on November 19 in Kachin State. In

88 Rakhine Generation for Social Development opens office in Sittwe

The 88 Rakhine Generation for Social Development, which was formed in Kyouk Phyu recently, has opened its office in Sittwe, the capital city of

Peace process should not hinder 2015 national election: ANP

Burma President U Thein Sein recently disclosed during his radio speech to the nation that the forthcoming 2015 general election might not be possible on

Interview

Interview with U Maung Maung Than on Burmese citizenship status scrutinizing process

(In Mray Bon township of Arakan, over 1000 Muslims have applied for the Burmese citizenship status. Local authorities are presently

What Was Presented to the President by Arakanese Representative for Arakan’s Affairs

Today President U Thein Sein held a meeting with representatives from Ten Parties of the Democratic and Ethnic Alliance. The

What is going on on Madae Island, a crucial location on the Shwe Gas pipeline project?

Madae Island located in Kyaukpru Township of Arakan State is a crucial location on the Shwe Gas pipeline project.

Editorial

Ancient City of Danyawaddy Should Also be on World Heritage List

The current Thein Sein government is working to include Burma’s ancient cities in the World Heritage List of UNESCO (United

To Reduce the Poverty of Arakan…

The management of successive Burmese governments in recent decades could easily be rated as poor. The country has been under