Japan expands portion of Thilawa Zone, Filipino agribusiness looks to invest in Burma, Burma-Singapore ties to increase, and Bagan earthquake relief. The post The Irrawaddy Business Roundup (November 3) appeared first on The Irrawaddy.
More than 500 works of art by Burmese women will be on display in the Myanmar Ladies Art Exhibition at the Yangon Gallery. The post Female Artists’ Exhibition Opens in Rangoon appeared first on The Irrawaddy.
The Irrawaddy’s Kyaw Kha discusses with rights advocates what actions should be taken in cases of child rape now in the spotlight in Burma. The post Dateline Irrawaddy: ‘If the Death Penalty is Introduced, Some Child Rape Cases Will Go Unreported’ appeared first on The Irrawaddy.
‘We have a plan to allocate a budget for the student union building in the next fiscal year,’ the deputy education minister tells the Lower House. The post Rangoon University Students’ Union Building to be Rebuilt Next Year appeared first on The Irrawaddy.
The defense minister encourages Parliament to urge a halt to aid, relief, and medical treatment in areas controlled by the KIA, MNDAA, TNLA and AA. The post Burma Army Proposes Branding of Northern Alliance as ‘Terrorist Organizations’ appeared first on The Irrawaddy.