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Suu Kyi stresses Thailand-Myanmar relations

BANGKOK, 25 June 2016 (NNT) – State Counselor of Myanmar, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi who is on a 3-day visit to Thailand has emphasized the strength of relations between Myanmar and Thailand while expressing her appreciation of the overwhelming welcome from the Thai people. Speaking at a seminar entitled “Myanmar ASEAN and the World: […]Read More

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Aung San Suu Kyi to Sign Pact to Allow Myanmar

A memorandum of understanding on migrant labor that Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi will sign with the Thai government later this week will make it easier for Myanmar migrants to work legally in Thailand, according to a copy of the document’s provisions obtained by BenarNews, a sister entity of RFA. Aung San Suu […]Read More

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Thailand welcomes Aung San Suu Kyi

BANGKOK, 23 June 2016 (NNT) – The State Counsellor of Myanmar Aung San Suu Kyi has visited Thailand on Thursday and will meet with the Thai Prime Minister to discuss labor cooperation. Mrs Suu Kyi arrived in Thailand for the first time as the de facto leader of Myanmar’s government and as an official guest […]Read More

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Samut Sakhon prepared for June 23 visit by Aung San

BANGKOK, 19 June 2016 (NNT) – Officials have been working on preparations in Samut Sakhon to be ready for an up coming visit to the area’s Myanmar workers by Aung San Suu Kyi. Deputy Governor of Samut Sakhon, Niwat Rungsakhon said on Saturday that Myanmar State Counselor and Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi is […]Read More

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Aung San Suu Kyi to visit Thailand this month

BANGKOK, 8 June 2016 (NNT) – Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi is scheduled to visit Thailand from June 23 – 25 and is expected to meet with Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha to discuss bilateral issues. According Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai, Mrs. Suu Kyi will also meet with Myanmar nationals in Thailand during her visit […]Read More

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How Myanmar Voted on Historic Election Day

Despite some reported irregularities, Myanmar succeeded in holding a peaceful general election on November 8. A total of 91 political and ethnic parties participated in the election. The current ruling party, Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP), is led by the President Thein Sein; while the opposition party, National League for Democracy (NLD), is headed […]Read More

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At least 50 wounded as Myanmar cracks down on anti-mine

At least 50 people were injured, mostly from burns, when police broke up a demonstration at a Chinese-run copper mine in northwestern Myanmar yesterday. Opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrived at a hospital in the Sagaing division to visit protesters who were hurt at their camp outside the Latpadantaung copper mine near Monywa township, […]Read More

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Suu Kyi Visits Karen Refugees in Thailand

MAE SOT, Thailand – Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s historical trip to Thailand concluded Saturday with a visit to a Karen refugee camp, but the democracy icon was not able to address refugees as planned. Suu Kyi visited Mae La refugee camp in Thailand’s Mae Sot province Saturday morning to conclude her first […]Read More