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SONGKHLA: A human-trafficking Myanmar suspect walked free from his cell at a police station in Bang Klam district on Thursday as it was locked only with..
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Myanmar has refused a U.N. human rights expert entry as she visits Thailand and Bangladesh investigating abuses being committed in the..
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JV to create a digital platform to distribute insurance products in SE Asia

Users will be able to buy innovative insurance products directly via Grab..
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The Supreme Court ordered Tuesday that compensation be paid to 14 migrant workers from Myanmar whose accusations of abuses against a chicken farm sparked a..
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The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered compensation be paid to 14 migrant workers from Myanmar whose accusations against a chicken farm of abuses sparked a..
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BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Thailand's highest court on Tuesday ordered compensation be paid to 14 migrant workers from Myanmar whose accusations..
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RANONG: A 37-year-old man wanted for the murder of his wife, her parents and two other in-laws in northern Uttaradit province on Sunday was caught near the..
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Myanmar's government says it has ordered the military to "crush" rebels in the western state of Rakhine, following raids by insurgents that killed 13 police..
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By Michael Lelyveld

China is importing record volumes of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to meet its air quality targets and may have no alternative for..
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UNITED NATIONS: Myanmar has postponed a planned visit by the UN refugee chief to Rakhine state following renewed fighting between security forces and insurgents,..
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Some of the refugees in Thailand have lived in camps for more than three decades.
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The United Nations called on the Myanmar government on Monday to allow “rapid and unimpeded” humanitarian access to Rakhine State, where fighting between..
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Some of the refugees in Thailand have lived in camps for more than three decades.
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MAE LA: When her first child - a daughter - was born, Pa Pa Win dreamed of a grand wedding for her many years down the line, with a big celebration in their..
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SINGAPORE, Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Mundipharma has acquired the exclusive rights for Invossa^®-K in Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand,..
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Over the last few years, China’s territorial revisionism in the South China Sea (SCS) has created the outstanding security problem in Southeast Asia. Unlike..
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Senior business players in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) tourist industry will gather from Jan. 14 to 18 in Ha Long city in Vietnam for the..
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· Worm toilets require no traditional flushing and aren't hooked up to a sewer system — instead, worms compost human waste.
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Last week, two Reuters reporters serving prison time in Myanmar learned that an appeal to overturn their sentences has failed. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to..
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The case centres around press freedom, raises questions about Myanmar's progress towards democracy and has sparked an outcry from human rights advocates.
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President Xi Jinping’s two-day state visit to Manila (November 20-21) was considered a milestone in Philippines-China relations. While depth still requires..
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[Myanmar], Jan 11 (ANI): The Myanmar High Court on Friday rejected the appeal of two Reuters journalists challenging the seven-year prison sentence handed to..
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Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were reporting on a massacre of Rohingya men when they were arrested and later convicted of violating the country's Official Secrets Act...
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A Myanmar appellate court upheld the convictions and seven-year prison sentences imposed on two Reuters journalists who had reported on abuses by Myanmar’s..
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A court in Myanmar on Friday rejected the appeal of two Reuters journalists convicted of violating the country's Official...
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Myanmar court rejects appeal by jailed Reuters journalists, upholding seven-year sentence for investigating killings.
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A Myanmar court on Friday rejected the appeal of two Reuters reporters sentenced to seven years in jail on charges of breaking the Official Secrets Act.
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YANGON: A Myanmar court on Friday rejected the appeal of two Reuters reporters sentenced to seven years in jail on charges of breaking the Official Secrets Act,..
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A Myanmar court rejects the appeal of two Reuters reporters sentenced to seven years in jail on charges of breaking the Official Secrets Act, saying the defense..
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Court upholds 2 Reuters journalists' widely condemned 7-year sentences, renewing doubts over Aung San Suu Kyi's "commitment" to democracy
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YANGON - Two Reuters journalists jailed for seven years while investigating atrocities committed against the Rohingya in Myanmar had their appeal dismissed..
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A Myanmar court has rejected the appeal of two jailed Reuters journalists, leading EU states to call for intervention. The journalists had been reporting on..
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U Wa Lone and U Kyaw Soe Oo, who documented mass killings of civilians, were sentenced to seven years in what appears to have been a police setup.
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The two Reuters journalists in Myanmar, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, have insisted they were the victims of a police set-up, pointing to testimony from a serving..
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Britain on Friday called on Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi to look at whether due process was followed in the case of two Reuters reporters sentenced to seven..
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Two Reuters reporters sentenced to seven years in jail on charges of breaking Myanmar's Official Secrets Act have had their appeals rejected.
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A court in Myanmar on Friday rejected the appeal of two Reuters journalists convicted of violating the country's Official Secrets Act during their reporting on..
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Two Reuters reporters sentenced to seven years in jail on charges of breaking Myanmar's Official Secrets Act have had their appeals rejected.
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A Myanmar court on Friday rejected the appeal of two Reuters reporters sentenced to seven years in jail on charges of breaking the Official Secrets Act, saying..
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The defence has the option of making a further appeal to the country`s supreme court, based in the capital Naypyitaw.
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Myanmar Court Rejects Jailed Journalists' Appeal
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Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were convicted for breaking a state secrets act in 2018.
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Yangon, Myanmar (CNN)Myanmar's High Court has rejected the appeals of two Reuters journalists imprisoned in Myanmar for breaking the Official Secrets Act while..
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A Myanmar judge has dismissed an appeal by two Reuters journalists jailed for seven years while investigating atrocities committed against Rohingya Muslims,..
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YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar court rejects appeal from Reuters journalists, maintains 7-year prison terms in case tied to press freedom.
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Two Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar have lost their appeal against a seven-year sentence imposed over claims they broke the country's official secrets act.
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A Myanmar court on Friday rejected the appeal of two Reuters reporters sentenced to seven years in jail on charges of breaking the Official Secrets Act.
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Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, who were investigating the killings of 10 Rohingya, had been sentenced to seven years in jail.
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By Michael Hart

When Aung San Suu Kyi was propelled to high office via a landslide election victory in November 2015, she vowed to make ending..
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UN reports shows less land being used to grow opium poppies, but conflicts hampering eradication programme.
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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is the subject of mass scorn after a series of tweets in which he encouraged his followers to visit Myanmar, a country which in recent..
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By S. Chandrasekharan

On December 21, in a surprise move ,the Army Chief Gen. Hliang announced a four-month ceasefire of operations in the northern..
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The United States-China trade war is creating a new dimension for power rivalry in Southeast Asia. China’s Belt and Road Initiative and America’s..
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Rohingya Muslim refugees on no-man's land on the Myanmar-Bangladesh border face even more uncertainty thanks to daily clashes between Myanmar security forces and..
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After Chabahar Port in Iran, India is all set to take over operations of Myanmar's Sittwe Port.
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Thousands of Rohingya living on no-man's land on Myanmar-Bangladesh border are caught on sidelines of fierce clashes.
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