Bullet Points: bringing you the news for Friday 4th July.
The construction companies for a planned special economic zone in Arakan State will be selected through an tender bidding process that will conclude in December.
The visiting Burmese armed forces leader Min Aung Hlaing on Friday praised the decision by Thai generals to seize power in the May 22 coup.
France’s largest bank, BNP Paribas will plead guilty to violating US trade sanctions by processing billions of dollars for Burmese entities via US financial institutions.
Deposed Religious Affairs Minister Hsan Hsint appeared in court on Thursday to face a hearing for his forthcoming trial following charges for misappropriation of state funds.
Zaw Pe was freed from Thayat prison, Magwe on Friday after a court reduced his sentence from one year to three months.