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  1. The Financial Times: The opaque world of Myanmar's oil industryRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Burmanet

    A Kazakh gas magnate, a furniture maker and two brothers once under international sanctions are part of a colourful cast flocking largely unnoticed to Myanmar's emerging oil frontier.

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  2. Myanmar tackles its opium problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Myanmar said its plan to completely eradicate the country from drugs has been put back five years to 2019, as the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime revealed that Myanmar's opium production rose by 26 per cent in 2013.

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  3. Myanmar to grant licences to foreign banks by SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Myanmar's central bank has said it plans to grant licences to foreign banks by September as it seeks to boost the flow of money to local businesses in the once tightly controlled economy.

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  4. Lower supplies affect annual gems sales in MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    At Myanmar's only annual gems fair in Nay Pyi Taw, sales are expected to hit US$1.5 billion this year, down from US$2.4 billion last year, due to lower supplies.

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  5. A New Road to Mandalay Will Once Again Connect India and BurmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Skift

    For more than a century the Road to Mandalay has evoked longing, nostalgia and the exotic East for artists ranging from Rudyard Kipling and George Orwell to Frank Sinatra and Robbie Williams.

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  6. Myanmar to introduce capital market for economic growthRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Nerve News

    Myanmar's ministry of finance will shape a capital market in the country after joining the Financial Services Agency and the Japan International Cooperation Agency , official media reported Wednesday.

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  7. Myanmar to get special attention from Modi governmentRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Nerve News

    New Delhi, June 25 - Myanmar is likely to receive a lot of attention from India's new government, in the form of cross-border bus services linking it to the landlocked northeast and better air connectivity, as New Delhi seeks to ramp up ties with its strategically important eastern neighbour that is seen as a bridge between South Asia and Southeast ... (more)

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  8. India, Myanmar To Sign Pact On Cross Border Bus ServiceRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    By M. Saraswathi NEW DELHI, June 25 -- India and Myanmar are set to finalise a memorandum of understanding for cross border bus service, which is aimed at strengthening relations and increasing people to people contact with neighbouring countries.

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  9. The Telegraph: India to reopen the road to MandalayRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Burmanet

    For more than a century the Road to Mandalay has evoked longing, nostalgia and the exotic East for artists ranging from Rudyard Kipling and George Orwell to Frank Sinatra and Robbie Williams.

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  10. Nation: Rohingya Muslim students hope for better livesRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Burmanet

    The most repeated motto under President Thein Sein is: "Building a modern developed nation through education".

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  11. Soon a bus ride to MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    Giving a fillip to Prime Minister Narendra Modi government's thrust to boost connectivity with neighbouring South Asian countries, India is set to launch a weekly cross-border bus service between Imphal in Manipur and Mandalay in central Myanmar.

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  12. The Irrawaddy: Palaung villagers flee Burmese army shelling: TNLARead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Burmanet

    Hundreds of ethnic Palaung in Shan State's Kutkai Township have fled their homes after the Burmese Army fired artillery on their village, with locals reporting that one house was burned to the ground on Sunday amid ongoing clashes between the military and the Ta'ang National Liberation Army .

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  13. Mizzima News: Top UN official issues plea on aid access for IDPsRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Burmanet

    The United Nations Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator has stressed the need for improved access to people in need of humanitarian assistance in Myanmar and has described conditions in a camp for internally displaced persons in Rakhine State as "appalling".

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  14. The Myanmar Times: NLD leader advises activists to take death threats to policeRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Burmanet

    Daw Aung San Suu Kyi has urged human rights activists who have received death threats for criticising controversial new religious laws to go to police.

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  15. Hilton Signs 5 Hotel Deal In MyanmarRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | Thephuketinsider.com

    Under an agreement with local developer Eden Group, the pipeline will be two conversions in Nay Pyi Taw and Ngapali and three new builds.

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  16. YANGON: Hilton signs with Myanmar firm to open five-star hotelsRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | Asia News Network

    US hotel chain Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc, has signed a joint venture with Eden Group Company Limited on June 11 to open five hotels in the next four years.

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  17. Hilton Worldwide signs five properties in Myanmar.Read the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | 4 Hoteliers

    Hilton Worldwide today announced the signing of management agreements with Eden Group Company Limited for five Hilton Hotels & Resorts properties in Myanmar; Hilton Nay Pyi Taw and Hilton Ngapali Beach Resort to open in October 2014 as first Hilton-branded properties in Myanmar.

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  18. Hilton Worldwide Signs Agreement with Eden Group For Five Hilton...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Hotel News Resource

    Hilton Worldwide Signs Agreement For Five Hilton Hotels & Resorts Properties In Myanmar Hilton Nay Pyi Taw and Hilton Ngapali Beach Resort to open in October 2014 as first Hilton-branded properties in Myanmar Hilton Worldwide yesterday announced the signing of management agreements with Eden Group Company Limited for five Hilton Hotels & Resorts ... (more)

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  19. Hilton Inks Management Deals for Five Hotels in MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Hotel Business

    Under the agreement with Eden Group, two of the Group's recently opened properties in the capital, Nay Pyi Taw, and on Ngapali beach in Rakhine State will be rebranded as Hilton Nay Pyi Taw and Hilton Ngapali Beach Resort respectively, and are scheduled to welcome their first guests as Hiltons in October.

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  20. ASEAN+3 ministers call for enhancing information, media cooperationRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    The 12th Conference of ASEAN Ministers Responsible for Information and the 3rd AMRI+3 meeting ended in Myanmar's capital of Nay Pyi Taw Thursday with a joint media statement calling for enhancing information and media cooperation.

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