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Burmese President Htin Kyaw also discussed labour issues with Burmese embassy staff and migrant workers during his trip to Bangkok.
“[Republicans] passed resolutions to impose sanctions on Burma to push for change. They have always supported our democratic reforms.”
State media reports that a group of attackers abducted two people and burned down their house in northern Arakan, in the latest incident of violence in the region.
ADB estimates that tourism will account for 8.4 percent and 8.3 percent of GDP in 2016 and 2017, respectively.
Local MP says MOC-1 launched artillery strikes towards a village outside the town amid clashes with TNLA.