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News Myanmar: Myanmar tackles Europe’s dip with VOAs

News source: http://www.ttgasia.com/2019/01/18/myanmar-tackles-europes-dip-with-voas/
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

To recover from falling European arrival numbers, Myanmar’s Ministry of Hotels and Tourism (MOHT) is looking into offering visas on arrival (VOA) to countries in the region. Acting director-general of ...

News Myanmar: Myanmar army 'kills 13' in counterattacks on Rakhine rebels

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/myanmar-army-kills-13-counterattacks-rakhine-rebels-115123554.html
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

Myanmar's army said Friday it killed 13 ethnic Rakhine fighters in counterstrikes after the well-armed group carried out deadly attacks on police posts earlier this month. Rakhine state has seen new l...

News Myanmar: Myanmar army kills 13 rebels in Rakhine clashes - military spokesman

News source: https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/world/myanmar-army-kills-13-rebels-in-rakhine-clashes---military-spokesman-11140904
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

NAYPYITAW: Myanmar’s army has killed 13 rebel fighters in the western Rakhine State, a military spokesman said on Friday, as government troops battle to contain a new insurgency in the troubled region ...

News Myanmar: Inspired by the lack of reproductive health awareness in Myanmar, Myhealthcare allows patients to chat with doctors

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/inspired-lack-reproductive-health-awareness-myanmar-myhealthcare-allows-063504847.html
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

We reached out to Chit Hnin Pwint Wai to talk about her company, Myhealthcare, a mobile-based health consultancy and health checkup booking in Myanmar After winning Startup of the Year last year in AS...

News Myanmar: Myanmar army ordered to take offensive against Arakan Army

News source: http://www.therepublic.com/2019/01/18/as-myanmar-rakhine-rebels/
Publicated on: Friday 18 January 2019

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar — Myanmar’s military announced Friday that the Arakan Army, a Buddhist rebel group in Rakhine state, has been classified a terrorist organization after mounting a flurry of recent a...

News Myanmar: Myanmar faces a maze of conflicts on the road to peace

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-au/news/world/myanmar-faces-a-maze-of-conflicts-on-the-road-to-peace/ar-BBSlHXN
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

The emergence of the insurgent Arakan Army (AA) in Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine State has underscored the increasingly complex conflict between the military, Rohingya people and local Buddhist nationali...

News Myanmar: Cambodia, Myanmar hit out at tough EU rice tariffs

News source: https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/cambodia-myanmar-hit-out-at-tough-eu-rice-tariffs
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

PHNOM PENH (AFP) - Cambodia and Myanmar have railed at the European Commission for resuming tariffs on millions of dollars of rice, with one ministry describing the move as a "weapon" against already ...

News Myanmar: Myanmar army kills rebels in Rakhine

News source: https://whatsnew2day.com/myanmar-army-kills-rebels-in-rakhine/
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

Myanmar’s army has killed 13 rebel fighters in the western Rakhine State, a military spokesman says, as government troops battle to contain a new insurgency in the troubled region. Fighting between se...

News Myanmar: Cambodia, Myanmar hit out at tough European Union rice tariffs

News source: http://www.omanobserver.om/cambodia-myanmar-hit-out-at-tough-european-union-rice-tariffs/
Publicated on: Friday 18 January 2019

PHNOM PENH: Cambodia and Myanmar have railed at the European Commission for resuming tariffs on millions of dollars of rice, with one ministry describing the move as a “weapon” against already poor fa...

News Myanmar: Myanmar army ordered to take offensive against Arakan Army | The Herald

News source: https://www.heraldonline.com/news/nation-world/world/article224744365.html
Publicated on: hursday 17 January 2019

Myanmar's military says the Arakan Army, a rebel group in the same region where the government conducted an brutal counterinsurgency campaign against the Muslim Rohingya minority, has been classified ...

News Myanmar: ASEAN ministers rock no boats in Myanmar, South China Sea

News source: http://www.therepublic.com/2019/01/18/as-asean-ministers-meet/
Publicated on: Friday 18 January 2019

CHIANG MAI, Thailand — Foreign ministers of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations on Friday hewed to the group’s practice of reaching the least provocative consensus possible in discuss...