During a visit to Arakan State, the delegation said they want the special economic zone to be up and running as soon as possible. The post Chinese Officials Push for Kyaukphyu SEZ to Move Forward appeared first on The Irrawaddy.
Rights activists launch a petition to the NLD-led Union government concerning a name change for the Gen Aung San Bridge in Chaungzon Township. The post Mon Activists Re-Strategize, Launch Signature Campaign to Change Bridge Name appeared first on The Irrawaddy.
The Burma govt and the RCSS/SSA-S have not yet reached an agreement on the venue for holding ethnic-based national-level dialogue in Shan State. The post RCSS/SSA-S National-level Political Dialogue at a Standstill appeared first on The Irrawaddy.
Police are investigating those involved in the local production of a pornographic movie, reportedly the first to be promoted and sold online in Burma. The post Commercial Porn Distribution a Hard Swallow for Burmese Authorities appeared first on The Irrawaddy.