Land conflicts in Burma have escalated in recent years, with military and armed groups driving people from their land, and new laws failing to protect farmers, says a rights watchdog.
According to the President’s Office, the company gave the 5 million kyat bribe to the assistant of an unnamed official.
Thein Sein has scheduled a law limiting business monopolisation to take effect in 2017, guaranteeing his government will not have to pursue its mandate.
DVB Debate discusses the obstacles that stand in the way of the next generation’s path to success.
Burmese tycoon Zaw Zaw’s attempt to take over a listed Singaporean company has been blocked by stock market regulators citing concerns about his continued presence on the US government’s Burma…
The National League for Democracy donated more than 12.8 million Kyat to migrant schools on the Thai-Burma border with money it raised during a controversial fundraiser