Myanmar News

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LFM News Service 6-28-19

The Love for Myanmar Weekly Newsletter will be undergoing some changes starting Friday, July 5.  In addition to providing news updates on what is...

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Love For Myanmar News Service 6-21-19

Letter of condolence to Than Shwe is step towards reconciliation: NLD Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s letter of condolence to Former Senior General Than...

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LFM News Service 6-14-19

Refugees hold on to hope after years of fighting in Kachin Sunday will mark eight years since fighting resumed in Kachin State due to the...

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LFM News Service 6-7-19

Non-profit to deliver bicycles to Myanmar’s rural children 10,000 bicycles from failed bike-sharing companies ofo and oBike will be given as...

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LFM News Service 5-31-19

Toyota to build first Myanmar assembly plant in Thilawa Toyota Motor Corp, the automobile branch of Toyota, will invest several billion yen for...

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LFM News Service 5-24-19

K1,000 to get the impoverished moving The philosophy behind Kantaw Latt is to identify disadvantage members of the community and then come...

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LFM News Service 5-17-19

Yangon American International School to open in August The school, which is located along the Yangon-Insein road in Hlaing township, is receiving...

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LFM News Service 5-10-19

Number of inpatients at govt hospitals grows by a million The ministry’s records showed that 3 million inpatients were treated at government...

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LFM News Service 5-3-19

Gangs taking control of Bangladesh refugee camps, report warns Criminal gangs and militants are increasing their grip on Rohingya refugee camps in...

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LFM News Service 4-26-19

US Christians numbers 'decline sharply', poll finds The number of Americans who identify as Christian has fallen nearly eight percentage...

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LFM News Service 4-19-19

Myanmar’s First Christian Missionary Dies at Sea Adoniram Judson, the American missionary who first promoted Christianity in Myanmar, died 169...

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LFM News Service 4-12-19

KNU to meet with Tatmadaw, govt on restarting peace talks https://www.mmtimes.com/news/knu-meet-tatmadaw-govt-restarting-peace-talks.htmlThe Karen...

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LFM News Service 4-5-19

ADB Forecasts Myanmar's Economy to Resume Growth This Year The Asian Development Bank (ADB) expects Myanmar’s economy to resume growth...

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LFM News Service 3-29-19

Myanmar Supreme Court agrees to rule on journalists' appeal Myanmar's Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to rule on an appeal filed by lawyers...

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LFM News Service 3-22-19

Naypyidaw, peace talks. The most hostile rebels are also invited They will take place this week and are the result of a series of informal...

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LFM News Service 3-15-19

International School Yangon to open Nay Pyi Taw campus The International School Yangon will open its new campus in Nay Pyi Taw in September, said...

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LFM News Service 3-8-19

Groups Say INGO Threatens to Inflame Religious Tensions in Meiktila Residents of Mandalay Region’s Meiktila have signed a petition...

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LFM News Service 3-1-19

People Say Myanmar’s Constitution Can’t Be Changed.  They’re Wrong. Aung San Suu Kyi has more power over the military than you...

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LFM News Service 2-22-19

Indian Troops Seal Off India-Myanmar Border At least two infantry companies from the Indian army have been deployed in Mizoram, a state located at...

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LFM News Service 2-15-19

Myanmar’s land law is a ticking time bomb The government’s March deadline of implementing the 2018 amendments to the 2012 Vacant...

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LFM News Service 2-8-19

Myanmar parliament approves panel to discuss constitution despite military protest Myanmar's parliament on Wednesday voted to set up a...

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LFM News Service 2-1-19

Suu Kyi to investors: Myanmar is open for business Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday urged global investors to put their money into...

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LFM Service 1-25-19

Three Kachin State Ministers Told to Quit ‘on Suu Kyi’s Orders’ The Kachin chief minister has ordered three ministers to resign...

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LFM News Service 1-18-19

Myanmar’s 2019 Economic Outlook Despite Myanmar facing a significant economic downturn last year, government officials and business people...

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LFM News Service 1-11-19

Homes Levelled by Storm in Mon State An unseasonal storm hit Kalegauk Island in Ye Township, Mon State on Tuesday causing damaged to more than 300...

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LFM News Service 1-4-19

Christians, Buddhists Brawl in Southern Rakhine on Christmas Eve At least two ethnic Chin preparing for a Christmas Day event were injured in a...

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LFM News Service 12-28-18

Making merry with Christmas While Christmas is celebrated annually on December 25 by most people around the world, western European countries...

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LFM News Service 12-21-18

Leprosy removed from the list of top priority Leprosy has been removed from the list of top priority diseases after the world countries including...

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LFM News Service 12-14-18

Thousands of women and girls are being trafficked from Myanmar to China and forced to marry, study finds Thousands of vulnerable women and girls...

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LFM News Service 11-30-18

Religious freedom at risk in one of five countries: report Religious freedom is under threat in one of every five nations around the globe, in...

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LFM News Service 11-23-18

State Counsellor urges religions to lead followers on right path State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday urged the country’s...

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LFM News Service 11-16-18

Amnesty strips Aung San Suu Kyi of human rights award for ‘shameful betrayal of values’ in Myanmar Amnesty International has announced...

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LFM News Service 11-9-18

Provisional results show stumble for NLD in by-elections The ruling National League for Democracy (NLD) is set to lose at least three seats they...

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LFM News Service 11-07-18

Uniting ethnic Karen armed groups 90 per cent successful Karen State Border Guard Force General Secretary Col. Saw Chit Thu said that they were...

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LFM Service 10-26-18

Gov’t Looks East to Revive Flagging Foreign Investment Looking to arrest a two-year decline in foreign investment, the government plans to...

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LFM News Service 10-19-18

First Tourists Arrive on New Free-Visa System, 21 Western Countries to be Added As an initial phase of implementing its new tourism strategy, the...

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LFM News Service 10-12-18

100 captive Christians released, Wa army says The United Wa State Army has released 100 Christians it seized on suspicion of extremism and...

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LFM News Service 10-5-18

Exports to the US worth $205.6 million Myanmar’s exports to the United States surpassed imports from April to July of current mini-budget...

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