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NLD elects 9 new CEC Members – Ba Kaung

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 6:56:21 AM

No central executive committee (CEC) member of Burma’s opposition National League for Democracy (NLD) resigned or was forced to give up his position at a CEC meeting at the party’s Rangoon…

New enemies of the state in Burma – Wai Moe

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 6:56:20 AM

For leaking information about military ties between Burma and North Korea, a special court held in Rangoon’s notorious Insein Prison sentenced ex-Maj Win Naing Kyaw and his associate, Thura Kyaw, to…

Kachin students launch “anti-government” poster campaign in Burma’s Myitkyina

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 6:56:19 AM

An anti-military government poster campaign was launched earlier this morning in Sitapu where the traditional Manaw Festival is being held and in several other wards of Myitkyina, Kachin State.

Myanmar okays reopening of Stilwell Road

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 6:56:18 AM

Guwahati — Myanmar has agreed to the Indian proposal of reopening the Stilwell Road which is expected to boost business activities in the North East, a press release stated. Nyan Win, the Foreig…

Burma looks to increased rice exports to combat poverty – Moe Thu

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 6:56:17 AM

Rangoon – In order to tackle poverty among farmers, it is of the utmost importance for Burma’s rice industry to again become a major exporter worldwide, according to an economist in Rangoon.

Myanmar, Bangladesh to settle dispute – Anisur Rahman

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 6:56:17 AM

Dhaka – Bangladesh and Myanmar have agreed to settle the long-standing maritime dispute following both the principles of “equidistance and equity of resources”, officials said Sunday.

Burma’s Karen refugees struggle in UK

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 6:56:15 AM

In recent years, thousands of Burmese refugees living in camps in Thailand have been resettled in countries such as the US, Canada, Sweden and the Netherlands.

Junta turns to Draconian electronics law to silence critics – Marwaan Macan-Markar

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 4:52:43 AM

Bangkok – A court ruling in military-ruled Burma has brought into sharp focus a law the junta widely uses to go after civilians it wants to silence.

Burma elections must be credible

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 4:52:41 AM

The military regime in Burma has not taken any meaningful steps that would lend credibility to general elections proposed for later in 2010. U.S. State Department spokesman Ian Kelly said that “…

death sentences to eliminate the regime's opponents

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 2:06:26 AM

New Delhi – Myanmar’s military dictatorship has sentenced two government officials to death for leaking “confidential” state secrets about two state visits to North Korea and Russia as…

NLD expands central executive committee

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 1:15:19 AM

Chiang Mai (Mizzima) – Burma’s main opposition party the National League for Democracy (NLD) on Monday decided to enlarge its central executive committee (CEC) inducting nine more members to the e…

Fire guts four houses in Rangoon suburbs

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 12:43:53 AM

Chiang Mai (Mizzima) – Four houses were gutted by a devastating fire that broke out on Sunday evening in a suburban township of Thuwana in Rangoon, causing losses of at least Kyat 1.5 million, a fire …

Burmese workers in Jordan involved in workplace altercation

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 12:43:52 AM

New Delhi (Mizzima) – Over five-hundred Burmese female workers at a Chinese textile company in Jordan refused to work for the sixth consecutive day, demanding life insurance from the company after a c…

Burmese Prime Minister visits cyclone devastated delta

Monday, January 11, 2010, 10:46:28 PM

Chiang Mai (Mizzima) – Burmese Prime Minister General Thein Sein visited Cyclone Nargis devastated Irrawaddy delta on January 9 and inspected developmental projects to aid cyclone victims.The Burmese …

NLD Elects 9 New CEC Members

Monday, January 11, 2010, 10:44:18 PM

No central executive committee (CEC) member of Burma’s opposition National League for Democracy (NLD) resigned or was forced to give up his position at a CEC meeting at the party’s Rangoon hea…

Uniformed KIA Soldiers Banned from Festival

Monday, January 11, 2010, 10:44:09 PM

The Burmese authorities banned Kachin Independence Army (KIA) soldiers from wearing uniforms at the 62nd Kachin State Day on Sunday in Myitkyina, the capital of Kachin State, according to the Kachin C…

Burma looks to increased rice exports to combat poverty

Monday, January 11, 2010, 4:40:06 PM

Rangoon (Mizzima) – In order to tackle poverty among farmers, it is of the utmost importance for Burma’s rice industry to again become a major exporter worldwide, according to an economist in Rang…

Burma's Sordid History of Unfair Elections

Monday, January 11, 2010, 4:37:53 PM

People are increasingly concerned about the credibility of the Burmese elections scheduled to be held sometime in 2010. Ian Kelly, a spokesman for the US State Department, said recently that the milit…

Myanmar, Japan cooperate in resettlement project for disabled

Monday, January 11, 2010, 2:56:27 PM

YANGON, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) — Myanmar Health Ministry and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) have been cooperating in implementing a resettlement project for the disabled in the country, …

US Must Admit More Rohingya Refugees

Monday, January 11, 2010, 1:44:48 PM

Jhora Khatul crouches on the bamboo floor, while curious neighbors, friends and family swarm into the darkened room to hear her story. The room is soon packed and full of smoke from the make-shift kit…

Junta Turns to Draconian Electronics Law to Silence Critics

Monday, January 11, 2010, 10:52:40 AM

BANGKOK, Jan 11 (IPS) – A court ruling in military-ruled Burma has brought into sharp focus a law the junta widely uses to go after civilians it wants to silence.On Jan. 7 a court found Win Naing Kya…

Myanmar claims prompt sale of gov't treasury bonds in start of this year

Monday, January 11, 2010, 9:58:05 AM

The Central Bank of Myanmar has claimed prompt and good sale of government treasury bonds in the beginning of this year, getting a total sale value of over 1.03 billion Kyats (1.03 million U.S. dollar…

Army engineering unit operate like gangsters in Northern Arakan

Today, January 13, 2010, 42 minutes ago | zawpoezaw@gmail.com (Tin Soe)

Maungdaw, Arakan State: The Burmese Army’s engineering unit, brought to Maungdaw Township for supervising border fence construction, is harassing, torturing, raping, collecting toll and troubling local people whenever they want like gangsters in northern Arakan, according to the…

Township chairman and army officer back brothels in Thanphyuzayart

Today, January 13, 2010, 45 minutes ago | zawpoezaw@gmail.com (BNI)

Brothels sanctioned by a Burmese army officer, have opened with the support of senior township administration in…

Junta commander: No longer Mr. Nice Guy

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 11:26:34 PM | zawpoezaw@gmail.com (BNI)

Gentle ways are not working when it comes to dealing with the ceasefire groups, according to Maj- Gen Kyaw Phyoe, Commander of Kengtung-based Triangle Region Command, who was on a two-day visit, January 6 to 7 , in Mongkhark and Mongyang, the two townships…

Kachin State Day held around the world

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 2:27:08 AM | zawpoezaw@gmail.com (BNI)

The 62nd anniversary of Kachin State Day was observed worldwide by Kachin ethnic communities, who vowed to fight for their rights…

NLD expands central executive committee

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 1:45:31 AM | zawpoezaw@gmail.com (Phanida )

Burma’s main opposition party the National League for Democracy (NLD) on Monday decided to enlarge its central executive committee (CEC) inducting nine more members…

Burmese workers in Jordan involved in workplace altercation

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 1:43:14 AM | zawpoezaw@gmail.com (Salai Pi Pi )

Over five-hundred Burmese female workers at a Chinese textile company in Jordan refused to work for the sixth consecutive day, demanding life insurance from the company after a clash broke out with…

Alternative photography training offers youths “focus”

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 1:26:50 AM | zawpoezaw@gmail.com (Khatter Non)

Starting at the end of January 2010, U Maung Maung Soe, a professional photographer based in Rangoon, will commence leading a highly unorthodox style photography training in the city. The course, which will merely be titled “Photo Training”,…

Burma looks to increased rice exports to combat poverty

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 1:24:57 AM | zawpoezaw@gmail.com (Moe Thu )
In order to tackle poverty among farmers, it is of the utmost importance for Burma’s rice industry to again become a major exporter worldwide, according to an economist…

Burmese Prime Minister visits cyclone devastated delta

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 1:22:43 AM | zawpoezaw@gmail.com (BNI)

Burmese Prime Minister General Thein Sein visited Cyclone Nargis devastated Irrawaddy delta on January 9 and inspected developmental projects…

Two-day expert-level meeting ends without result

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 1:18:54 AM | zawpoezaw@gmail.com (BNI)

Chittagong, Bangladesh: A two-day (from January 8 to 9) expert-level bilateral maritime boundary meeting between Burma and Bangladesh ended without any fruitful result. But, Bangladesh and Burma on January 9,…

Irrawaddy: New enemies of the state in Burma – Wai Moe

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 5:02:13 AM | editor, BurmaNet

In recent days, the Burmese military junta has imposed harsh sentences, including the death penalty, on five citizens accused of leaking information, demonstrating once again that it doesn’t tolerate the free flow of information.For leaking information about military ties between Burma and North Korea, a special court held in Rangoon’s notorious Insein Prison sentenced ex-Maj

Democratic Voice of Burma: Kachin students launch “anti-government” poster campaign in Burma’s Myitkyina

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 5:01:45 AM | editor, BurmaNet

An anti-military government poster campaign was launched earlier this morning in Sitapu where the traditional Manaw Festival is being held and in several other wards of Myitkyina, Kachin State.The posters, which read, “We don’t want the military government!”, “We don’t want Myitson Dam!” and “We don’t want the elections in 2010!” were pasted on the

Hindustan Times: Myanmar okays reopening of Stilwell Road

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 5:01:20 AM | editor, BurmaNet

Guwahati — Myanmar has agreed to the Indian proposal of reopening the Stilwell Road which is expected to boost business activities in the North East, a press release stated. Nyan Win, the Foreign Minister of Myanmar responding to the request of the Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) at the 5th North East Business Summit at

Gulf News (United Arab Emirates): Myanmar, Bangladesh to settle dispute – Anisur Rahman

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 5:00:59 AM | editor, BurmaNet

Dhaka – Bangladesh and Myanmar have agreed to settle the long-standing maritime dispute following both the principles of “equidistance and equity of resources”, officials said Sunday.Talks between the two sides concluded in the southeastern port city of Chittagong. “Both sides decided to demarcate the maritime boundary…as guiding principles,” Foreign Secretary retired rear admiral Mohammad Khurshed Alam

Mizzima News: Burma looks to increased rice exports to combat poverty – Moe Thu

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 5:00:22 AM | editor, BurmaNet

Rangoon – In order to tackle poverty among farmers, it is of the utmost importance for Burma’s rice industry to again become a major exporter worldwide, according to an economist in Rangoon.During a press conference held Saturday in Rangoon on the heels of last month’s meeting between junta officials and Nobel Laureate economist Joseph Stiglitz

BBC News: Burma’s Karen refugees struggle in UK

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 4:53:03 AM | editor, BurmaNet

In recent years, thousands of Burmese refugees living in camps in Thailand have been resettled in countries such as the US, Canada, Sweden and the Netherlands.The BBC’s Vincent Dowd caught up with two ethnic Karen families who found asylum in the UK and whose stories were documented in the film Moving to Mars. Htoo Wah lives

Inter Press Service: BURMA: Junta turns to Draconian electronics law to silence critics – Marwaan Macan-Markar

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 4:52:31 AM | editor, BurmaNet

Bangkok – A court ruling in military-ruled Burma has brought into sharp focus a law the junta widely uses to go after civilians it wants to silence.On Jan. 7 a court found Win Naing Kyaw, a former military officer, guilty of violating the Electronics Act, a law controlling Internet usage, and condemned him to a

Irrawaddy: No turning back – Yeni

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 4:52:09 AM | editor, BurmaNet

In his message on Burma’s Independence Day on Jan. 4, junta supremo Snr-Gen Than Shwe promised elections would be held this year as planned. “Plans are underway to hold elections in a systematic way,” he firmly stated.Although no dates have been set, a Japanese newspaper, the Asahi Shimbun, quoted a military regime source as saying

Voice of America: Burma elections must be credible

Yesterday, January 12, 2010, 4:51:29 AM | editor, BurmaNet

The military regime in Burma has not taken any meaningful steps that would lend credibility to general elections proposed for later in 2010. U.S. State Department spokesman Ian Kelly said that “much of the opposition remains in prison, there is no space for political dissent or debate and no freedom of the press.”  Mr. Kelly

 

ျမန္မာကမၻာ သတင္းပေဒသာ/ေဆာင္းပါးမ်ား

ျမန္မာစာလုံးရယူရန္      zawgyi      bit (RFA)     myanmar1 (BBC)     အျခားျမန္မာေဖာင့္မ်ား

{အထက္ပါ မ်ဥ္းသားထားေသာလင့္မ်ားကုိတုိ႔ၿပီး မိမိတုိ႔ကြန္ပ်ဴတာတြင္ သိမ္းဆည္းထားပါ}

ဗမာ့ၾကယ္ကြန္ယက္စာအုပ္စင္

က႑စုံ (အခ်ိန္ႏွင့္တေျပးညီ)

NLD ဗဟုိအလုပ္‌အမ္ဟု‌ေဆာင္‌အဖ္ဝဲ့ တုိးခ္ယဲ့ဖ္ဝဲ့စည္‌း

အမ်ဳိးသား ဒီမိုကေရစီအဖြဲ႕ခ်ဳပ္ ဗဟိုတိုးခ်ဲ႕ျခင္းကို တရားဝင္ မေၾကညာႏိုင္ေသး

NLD ဗဟိုအလုပ္အမႁေဆာင္အဖြဲ႕ကို တိုးခ်ဲ႕ဖြဲ႕စည္းမည္

အန္အယ္ဒီ စီအီးစီကို ၂၀ ဦးအထိ တိုးခ်ဲ႕

NLD အလုပ္အမႈေဆာင္ ေကာ္မတီ တိုးခ်ဲ႕ဖြဲ႔စည္း

ေသဒဏ္က် ႏုိင္ငံ့ဝန္ထမ္း (၂) ဦးကုိ လႊတ္ေပးရန္ သံဃာ့တပ္ေပါင္းစု ေတာင္းဆုိ

အန္အယ္လ္ဒီ လုပ္ငန္းတာ၀န္မ်ားလုပ္ေဆာင္ရန္ အားသစ္ေလာင္း

အယူခံအေရး ေဒၚစု ေရွ႕ေနမ်ားႏွင့္ ေတြ႔

ေဒၚေအာင္ဆန္းစုၾကည္ႏွင့္ ေရွ႕ေနမ်ား ထပ္မံေတြ႕ဆုံ

ကိုညီညီေအာင္ အမႈ ၾကားနာျခင္း အဆံုးသတ္

အႏုပညာရွင္မ်ား၏ လူမႈေရးသတင္းမ်ား ပိုမိုပြင့္လင္းလာ

ဆန္ အေျမာက္အျမား တင္ပုိ႔ရန္ စီးပြားေရးပညာရွင္ တုိက္တြန္း

ျမန္မာ-ဘဂၤလားေဒ့ရွ္ ေရပိုင္နက္ သတ္မွတ္ရန္ သေဘာတူ

ကခ်င္ျပည္နယ္ေန႔သုိ႔ စစ္အစုိးရ တိုင္းမႉး တက္ေရာက္ျခင္းမရိွ

ေဂ်ာ္ဒန္ေရာက္ ျမန္မာအလုပ္သမမ်ား ဘဝလံုၿခံဳေရးအတြက္ စိုးရိမ္ေနၾကရ

ျမန္‌မာ့လယ္‌ယာအ‌ေျခခံ စီးပြား‌ေရးစံနစ္‌

အမ်ိဳးသား ျပန္လည္စည္းလံုးညီၫြတ္ေရး တည္ေဆာက္ၿပီးေၾကာင္း စစ္အစိုးရေျပာ

ပန္းခ်ီ ထိန္လင္းရဲ႕ အင္စေတာေလးရွင္း စကၤာပူမွာ ျပသ

လိႈင္းတိုပညာေပးေရဒီယို အစီအစဥ္ ျမန္မာေက်ာင္းသားမ်ား အားေပး

ႏိုင္ငံေရးအဖြဲ႕အခ်ဳိ႕ ေ႐ြးေကာက္ပြဲဝင္ရန္ အသင့္ျဖစ္ေန

အြန္လိုင္းလံုၿခံဳမႈ သက္ေသခံလက္မွတ္ စနစ္သံုးရန္ စစ္အစိုးရစီစဥ္
မ်က္ရည္မိုး

ႏိုင္ငံေရး အက်ဥ္းသားမ်ား လြတ္ေျမာက္ေရး တိုက်ဳိတြင္ ဆႏၵျပ

ကရင္နီျပည္တြင္ ရြာလံုးကြ်တ္ ထြက္ေျပးရ

မိုဘိုင္းဖုန္း ေစ်းက်

အႏၲရာယ္ရွိေသာ ဆႏၵျပပဲြတြင္ ကေလးမ်ား မပါသင့္

ဧည့္စာရင္းစစ္သူမ်ား အေယာင္ေဆာင္၍ ေမာင္ေတာတြင္ ဓါးျပတိုက္

၃ မ်ဳိးသံုး ဖုိင္ဘာဆက္ေၾကာင္း ရန္ကုန္တြင္ စတင္ေတာ့မည္

ေဂ်ာ္ဒန္တြင္ ျမန္မာလုပ္သားမ်ား သပိတ္ေမွာက္

လူထုကို အနိုင္က်င့္သည့္ ရဲတပ္ၾကပ္ၾကီး ဓါးထိုးခံရ

မိုင္းလားအဖြဲ႕လူထုအား ႏိုင္ငံသားစိစစ္ေရးကဒ္ျပားျဖင့္စည္း႐ုံးေန

ႏွစ္ႏိုင္ငံ ေရပိုင္နက္ ေဆြးေႏြးပဲြကို ဧၿပီလတြင္ ထပ္မံက်င္းပမည္

လိႈင္သာယာ စက္မႈဇုန္မ်ား ဆႏၵျပမႈ တိုးပြား

MNL အသင္းသစ္မ်ား ထပ္တိုးျပန္

လာမည့္ MNL ၿပဳိင္ပြဲ သတင္းယူသူမ်ားကုိ ကန္႔သတ္ေတာ့မည္

တ႐ုတ္ဆိုင္ကယ္မ်ား တရားဝင္ တင္သြင္းခြင့္ျပဳ

ဦးေတဇႏွင့္ ဦးေဇာ္ေဇာ္ကုိ သီရိပ်ံခ်ီဘြဲ႔ စစ္အစိုးရေပးအပ္

အာဖဂန္မွာဗံုးကဲြ၊ ၿဗိတိန္သတင္းေထာက္ ေသဆံုး

အယ္လ္ကိုင္းဒါးနဲ႕ ယီမင္အစိုးရ ႁခြင္းခ်က္ထား ေဆြးေႏြးမည္

ေလယာဥ္ေဖာက္ခဲြဖို႔ ႀကိဳးပမ္းသူကို စစ္ခံု႐ံုးတင္ဖို႔ တိုက္တြန္း 

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