Burmese migrants working for a Thai seafood company will receive a share of a US$1.3 million payout after striking en masse.
Representatives of the Nordic countries discuss their joint engagement in Myanmar.
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Advocates have pushed for stronger role for women in ending decades of war in Burma, during a three-day conference in northern Thailand.
Two of Burma’s largest ethnic armed forces have weighed in on neighbouring conflict in northern Shan State, issuing a statement calling for peace.
Parliamentarians will nominate three candidates for Burma’s presidency on 10 March, ending months of political horse-trading over the office of the country’s first democratically elected leader.