Manipur-Myanmar delegation set to return

June 4, 2013: The 41-member delegation of Manipur Government led by Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh which had left Imphal for Myanmar to attend the North-East India-Myanmar Business Conclave on May 25 will return to Imphal on June 3.

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India-Myanmar border trade, tourism encouraged

June 3, 2013: Manipur’s Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh has called on Indian investors not to look only at India but also toward Myanmar.

 

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Myanmar trip

June 3, 2013: The 41-member delegation of Manipur Government led by Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh which had left Imphal for Myanmar to attend the North-East India-Myanmar Business Conclave on May 25.

 

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Chief Minister makes his case for strengthening Indo-Myanmar ties

June 1, 2013 Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh today appealed to Indian investors not to think for India alone but also for Myanmar so that the two countries could co-exist.

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Asian Development Bank to finance construction of India-Myanmar road

SILCHAR (ASSAM): Asian Development Bank would finance the construction of the 417km long Indo-Myanmar Road connecting Moore in Myanmar with Sutarkandi in Karimganj bordering Bangladesh.

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NE India-Myanmar Business Conclave from May 26 2013

Source: Hueiyen News Service
Imphal, April 30 2013: In a bid to boost trade relationship Myanmar and India, specially in the northeast region, the first ever “North East India-Myanmar Business Conclave” is all set to commence from May 26 next with the inaugural function on May 27 at Monywa and Mandalay.

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Kachin activists protest in front of US, China consulates in Thailand

Source: Democratic Voice of Burma

Kachin activists in northern Thailand rallied in front of the US and Chinese consulates in Chiang Mai calling for an end to civil war in Kachin state on Friday morning.

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MPs Call for Complete Education Reform

Source: Irrawaddy

August 2, 2012: Burma’s Lower House of Parliament delayed the drafting of the 2012 University Education Bill on Tuesday with MPs calling for a complete overhaul of existing policy.

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Myanmar detains Thai villagers in unclear border area

Source: Reuters AlertNet

July 31, 2012: Myanmar's army has detained 75 Thai villagers suspected of encroaching on Myanmar soil in an area where the border is not properly demarcated, a Thai deputy prime minister said on Friday.

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Three migrants gunned down in southern Thailand

Source: Democratic Voice Of Burma

July 30, 2012: Three Burmese migrant workers in southern Thailand’s Phang-nga and Songkhla provinces were shot and killed by unknown gunmen in two separate incidents on 25 July.

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Myanmar sentences 92 Thai nationals to jail terms

Source: Huffington Post

July 26, 2012:  A court in southern Myanmar has sentenced 92 Thai nationals to three and a half years in prison for entering the country illegally to grow crops, a government official said Wednesday.

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