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Myanmar struggles to clear Yangon port jam; Port delays could stymie industries

The Myanmar Industrial Port(MIP) miscalculated the volume of incoming shipment.

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At least 11 dead in Myanmar landslide, many feared missing

The rescue operation is ongoing.

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US to engage with Myanmar for transition to civilian rule

“We are carefully exploring in close consultation with Congress what can be done to use calibrated military-to-
military engagement to support a transition to civilian rule,” US Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes said.

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Myanmar welcomes US move to ease more sanctions

The United States lifted a host of financial and trade embargoes Tuesday to recognise the “historic milestone” of the country’s transfer to a civilian-led government.

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US set to renew, but tweak, sanctions against Myanmar

US lawmakers of both parties have also urged Obama to renew the sanctions authority that expires on May 20.

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21 die in boat capsize off Myanmar: UN

The vessel was transporting around 60 passengers from a camp to a local market, according to the UN’s Pierre Peron in Myanmar, who said the majority were internally displaced people.

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Myanmar’s Suu Kyi reaches out to rebels with federalism vow

Attempts to amend the army’s charter under the former quasi-civilian government were stymied by the military –which is gifted 25 per cent of all parliamentary seats by the constitution it scripted.

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LIVE: Earthquake measuring 6.9 in magnitude jolts Myanmar, tremors felt in parts of India

Tremors were felt in parts of Kolkata, Guwahati, Patna, Bhubaneswar and Delhi.

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FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2016 file photo, Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, center, walks along with other lawmakers of her National League for Democracy party as they leave after a regular session of the lower house of parliament in Naypyitaw, Myanmar. Nobel laureate Suu Kyi’s decades-long battle to bring democracy to Myanmar is likely to come to fruition on Thursday, March 10 with a whimper, not a bang. Despite leading her NLDP to a smashing election victory, Suu Kyi seems certain not to become her country's leader. Suu Kyi, 70, cannot be president because the constitution bars anyone with a foreign spouse or children from holding the executive office. Suu Kyi's two sons are British, as was her late husband. (AP Photo/Aung Shine Oo, File)

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi undergoes eye surgery, says official

He declined to comment on the specific nature of the operation but said it was minor and that Suu Kyi, who is state counsellor and foreign minister, would return to hospital for surgery on the other eye on April 16.

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New Myanmar government led by Suu Kyi begins releasing political prisoners

Student detainees granted general amnesty ahead of Myanmar’s traditional New Year

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Barack Obama calls new Burmese President Htin Kyaw, Suu Kyi

“The President welcomed the historic step forward of a democratic transfer of power to a civilian-led government that reflects the will of the people,” the White House said yesterday.

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Myanmar’s ex-president joins monkhood after leaving office

Thein Sein’s ordination as a monk took place on Monday, officials said, four days after presiding over a transition of power to the party headed by Aung San Suu Kyi.

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Aung San Suu Kyi’s ‘advisor’ role unconstitutional, say Myanmar military MPs

The Nobel laureate, whose party secured a landslide election win in November, has vowed to rule the country despite a constitutional block on her becoming president.

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Donald Trump says women who get abortions should get punishment: Top world stories today

Catch up with the latest of what’s making news this Wednesday.

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FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2016 file photo, Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, center, walks along with other lawmakers of her National League for Democracy party as they leave after a regular session of the lower house of parliament in Naypyitaw, Myanmar. Nobel laureate Suu Kyi’s decades-long battle to bring democracy to Myanmar is likely to come to fruition on Thursday, March 10 with a whimper, not a bang. Despite leading her NLDP to a smashing election victory, Suu Kyi seems certain not to become her country's leader. Suu Kyi, 70, cannot be president because the constitution bars anyone with a foreign spouse or children from holding the executive office. Suu Kyi's two sons are British, as was her late husband. (AP Photo/Aung Shine Oo, File)

Myanmar’s NLD seeks to bolster Aung San Suu Kyi’s dominant cabinet role

The NLD tabled a special bill, mentioning Nobel peace laureate by name, that would create the post of a National Presidential Adviser, giving her freedom to coordinate intra-ministerial affairs and help influence the executive.

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