The secretary general of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) declared they are “ready to take all necessary measures and actions” in dealing with the impending crisis affecting Muslims in Burma, according to a press release from a group meeting held in Jeddah, western Saudi Arabia, on March 30.
Despite recent efforts to reduce tensions with the Kachin Independence Organization (KIO), Burma's nominal civilian government continued this week to send more troops to Kachin state, a move that will likely strain the ongoing Kachin peace process.
The Shan Sapawa Environmental Organization has accused Myanmar military forces of “stoking war” in Shan State by giving an ultimatum to the Shan State Army-North (SSA-N) to clear troops from the banks of the Salween River to make way for a Chinese-backed mega dam.
Singapore will open a Yangon Overseas Centre to encourage growing trade and investment in Myanmar. The announcement was made at the Singapore-Myanmar Business Forum on Thursday where three agreements and two Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) were signed by Singaporean companies across various industries, including telecoms and hospitality.
သၽွမ္းစာေပ ဆရာအတတ္သင္ သင္တန္းကို သၽွမ္းစာေပႏွင့္ယဥ္ေက်းမွုမွ ကမကထျပဳၿပီး Kham Ku Center for Study and Development ၏ နည္းပညာပိုင္းဆိုင္ရာ သင္တန္းပိုင္းဆိုင္ရာပံ့ပိုးမွုျဖင့္ သၽွမ္းျပည္ေျမာက္ ပိုင္း လားရွိုးၿမိဳ႕၌ ဒုတိယ အႀကိမ္ ဖြင့္လွစ္သင္ၾကားေပးခဲ့ပါသည္။
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