IN MYANMAR Press Releases http://www.thailand4.com/inmyanmar/ ASEAN MPs urge UN to act on devastating Rohingya atrocities report Lawmakers from South East Asia today urged the UN to act on a devastating report on atrocities against Rohingya in Myanmar and do everything it can to pave the way for justice for victims, ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR) said today. The th-TH Sat, 22 Sep 2018 14:36:56 +0700 Myanmar: UN report details silencing by law of independent journalism http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-09-11/240b5908732acd5e0328da64a8bb4cfa/ A host of ill-defined laws has been used in Myanmar to exert control over independent journalism across the country, including in Kachin, Shan and Rakhine states, a UN human rights report on freedom of expression in the country has found. The report http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-09-11/240b5908732acd5e0328da64a8bb4cfa/ Tue, 11 Sep 2018 16:11:33 +0700 Photo Release: EXIM Thailand Congratulates SCIMTMM the Opening of Power Transmission Towers Plant in Myanmar http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-08-27/8b5d308ba3c4c1401eb9302f0b46147e/ Mr. Pisit Serewiwattana (third left), President of Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand), and EXIM Thailand#s executives recently congratulated Mr. Noppol Milinthanggoon (center), Chairman of the Board of Directors, SCI Electric Plc. (SCI), on http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-08-27/8b5d308ba3c4c1401eb9302f0b46147e/ Mon, 27 Aug 2018 13:43:18 +0700 Myanmar authorities must be brought before International Criminal Court, say Southeast Asian lawmakers http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-08-24/a9ee3ccd14824632e7b7aecb668f18c2/ More than 130 lawmakers from across Southeast Asia today demanded the international community bring officials in Myanmar to justice for atrocity crimes committed against the Rohingya population of Rakhine State. In the joint statement released today, 132 http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-08-24/a9ee3ccd14824632e7b7aecb668f18c2/ Fri, 24 Aug 2018 9:31:36 +0700 VST ECS (Myanmar) Services in collaboration with leading global IT vendors of Enterprise Solutions organize a seminar in Myanmar http://www.thailand4.com/.it/2018-08-20/00ccfba94e1ebe9c42f6814141842919/ VST ECS (Myanmar) Services Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of VST ECS (Thailand) Co., Ltd., by Mr. Kongkiet Wangveeramit, Executive Vice President, CLM Countries has joined forces with leading global IT vendors including Cisco, NetApp, NetScout, Trend Micro, http://www.thailand4.com/.it/2018-08-20/00ccfba94e1ebe9c42f6814141842919/ Mon, 20 Aug 2018 16:31:21 +0700 Photo Release: SCB jointly holds Myanmar Insight 2018 economic seminar http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-08-06/35e2eb2d3b1cc393ab9ca49e1eb0107c/ Siam Commercial Bank, in cooperation with the Royal Thai Embassy in Yangon and the Thai Business Association of Myanmar (TBAM), recently held a third economic seminar focusing on in-depth investment in Myanmar at the Shangri-la Hotel in Bangkok. Titled http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-08-06/35e2eb2d3b1cc393ab9ca49e1eb0107c/ Mon, 06 Aug 2018 12:04:42 +0700 Myanmar: UN experts gravely concerned by court charges against Reuters journalists http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-07-11/3ef7f2b1cbf9c187e69c68ef739821a4/ UN human rights experts* expressed grave concern after a court in Myanmar officially charged two Reuters journalists under the 1923 Official Secrets Act in connection with their investigations into a massacre at Inn Din village, Rakhine State. We http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-07-11/3ef7f2b1cbf9c187e69c68ef739821a4/ Wed, 11 Jul 2018 16:46:52 +0700 Myanmar: Discriminatory policies means no return for refugees anytime soon, says expert http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-07-10/aacdd3dfb33cd0e41e8b5dcb4832d8e2/ The UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar, Yanghee Lee, said the Government#s failure to redress discriminatory laws against the Rohingya made it impossible for hundreds of thousands of refugees to return to their homes http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-07-10/aacdd3dfb33cd0e41e8b5dcb4832d8e2/ Tue, 10 Jul 2018 10:24:44 +0700 Photo Release: KBank supports SMEs in Myanmar to brace for the digital era http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-07-02/9d92ccce743cb0ea6b9506baded6318c/ At KBank Representative Office in Yangon, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, Mr. Pattanapong Tansomboon (left), KBank First Senior Vice President, and Daw Aye Aye Win (center), Director General of the SME Development Center, Myanmar#s Ministry of http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-07-02/9d92ccce743cb0ea6b9506baded6318c/ Mon, 02 Jul 2018 10:22:24 +0700 Myanmar: UN expert calls for ICC to probe decades of crimes http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-06-28/9f73660043207f13b738ce25909742a9/ The UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar, Yanghee Lee, has urged the Human Rights Council to support efforts to investigate and prosecute at the International Criminal Court those responsible for alleged crimes that have http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-06-28/9f73660043207f13b738ce25909742a9/ Thu, 28 Jun 2018 11:08:08 +0700 Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: Rupert Colville http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-05-16/a0dcd3bc12243ee564b9446791d8e4e7/ We are deeply concerned about the escalation in attacks by military forces and armed groups in Kachin and northern Shan States in Myanmar. Some 7,400 people have been internally displaced in Kachin State since early April, adding to the 100,000 already http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-05-16/a0dcd3bc12243ee564b9446791d8e4e7/ Wed, 16 May 2018 10:25:23 +0700 http://www.thailand4.com/ http://www.thailand4.com/ Thu, 01 Jan 1970 7:00:00 +0700 AGC Establishes Marketing Base in Myanmar http://www.thailand4.com/.prop/2018-04-09/7e4a6cefb98d1f3967d7129fa18d55d9/ AGC Asahi Glass (hereinafter AGC) has opened a branch of AGC Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd., which oversees the Southeast Asian region, in Yangon City, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar (hereinafter referred to as Myanmar). Going forward, the AGC Group will http://www.thailand4.com/.prop/2018-04-09/7e4a6cefb98d1f3967d7129fa18d55d9/ Mon, 09 Apr 2018 9:20:45 +0700 The crowdfunding campaign of One Man, Stand-Alone: On the trail of the old movie theaters http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-03-30/d55c1590fb05652f0913025e1e467ee2/ Philip Jablon, the founder and principal of The Southeast Asia Movie Theater Project, is holding a crowdfunding campaign to raise money for a feature length documentary about his work photographing forgotten stand-alone movie theaters in Myanmar and http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-03-30/d55c1590fb05652f0913025e1e467ee2/ Fri, 30 Mar 2018 15:32:41 +0700 THAICOM and CANAL+ Sign Capacity Agreement in Myanmar CANAL+ launches pay TV DTH service in Myanmar on THAICOM 6 broadcast platform http://www.thailand4.com/.comm/2018-03-21/a3ffa7f6c9629a457017ad8ca200ecbd/ Thaicom Public Company Limited (SET Bangkok: THCOM)one of Asia#s leading satellite and digital platform operatorstoday announced the signature of a multi-year contract with CANAL+ Overseas Myanmar, the CANAL+ subsidiary in charge of http://www.thailand4.com/.comm/2018-03-21/a3ffa7f6c9629a457017ad8ca200ecbd/ Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:10:01 +0700 Myanmar: UN expert calls for accountability over violence in Rakhine State http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-03-13/f6a5a3595abd563ddd56a8a691463f5b/ The UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar, Yanghee Lee, told the Human Rights Council on Monday she was increasingly of the opinion that the events in Rakhine State bear the hallmarks of genocide and called in the strongest http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-03-13/f6a5a3595abd563ddd56a8a691463f5b/ Tue, 13 Mar 2018 16:27:52 +0700 Photo Release: Staff exchange program of KBank and Kanbawza Bank of Myanmar to empower border businesses http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-02-26/0ca31c7a0c2c232d99598cbc65a6f035/ Recently, at Myawaddy branch of KBZ Bank in Myanmar, Mr. Kittichart Potithat, First Vice President for World Business Strategy and Marketing Management Department, KASIKORNBANK (KBank), and Mr. Panu Kijkongkhajohnchai, Head of Financial Institution, http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-02-26/0ca31c7a0c2c232d99598cbc65a6f035/ Mon, 26 Feb 2018 13:44:49 +0700 Millions in Myanmar to Benefit from Disaster Preparedness http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-02-21/b5140e6185cef83e50889e823c2b08a9/ YANGON, February 20, 2018 The Launch Workshop for the Myanmar Southeast Asia Disaster Risk Management Project, which will strengthen Myanmar#s disaster preparedness, was held today, with national and local government officials reporting on http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2018-02-21/b5140e6185cef83e50889e823c2b08a9/ Wed, 21 Feb 2018 9:25:43 +0700 UN human rights expert laments tragic sense of dej? vu in Myanmar, says refugee returns premature http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-02-02/fe0e861a1b5ebbf56a8db6f1ab0a5c8b/ The UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Myanmar, Yanghee Lee, lamented the decades long cycle of violence perpetuated by the authorities against ethnic minorities in Myanmar, including Rohingya Muslims, and said talk of repatriating http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-02-02/fe0e861a1b5ebbf56a8db6f1ab0a5c8b/ Fri, 02 Feb 2018 12:05:04 +0700 UN Special Rapporteur on human rights situation in Myanmar to hold press conference on 1 February 2018 in Seoul http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-01-30/4fd5f918ecfff4ea81c79d423706992f/ The UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Myanmar, Yanghee Lee, will hold a press conference in Seoul, Republic of Korea, on 1 February 2018 to present her end of mission statement discussing her recent visits to Bangladesh and Thailand. http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-01-30/4fd5f918ecfff4ea81c79d423706992f/ Tue, 30 Jan 2018 17:47:19 +0700 Honor Opens its First Flagship Store in Myanmar http://www.thailand4.com/.it/2018-01-29/b37c451db170075a0c15b75c6be3109e/ Honor, a young, innovative, and trend-setting brand, today opens its first flagship store in Yangon, Myanmar. As the first oversea store opened in 2018, it marks a new chapter in Honor#s market expansion in Southeast Asia region. This flagship store is http://www.thailand4.com/.it/2018-01-29/b37c451db170075a0c15b75c6be3109e/ Mon, 29 Jan 2018 16:56:35 +0700 Honor Expands its Footprint in Southeast Asia http://www.thailand4.com/.it/2018-01-29/fe44cb3126aa38ad07f7db256dddfb94/ Honor, a young, innovative, and trend-setting brand, today announces the opening of its first flagship store in Myanmar and introduces to the market its highly-rated smartphones, Honor 7X, Honor V9 Play, Honor 6X and Honor Holly 6, expanding Honor#s http://www.thailand4.com/.it/2018-01-29/fe44cb3126aa38ad07f7db256dddfb94/ Mon, 29 Jan 2018 15:53:32 +0700 UN Special Rapporteur on Myanmar to visit Bangladesh and Thailand 18 to 30 January http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-01-17/965b74f5921f4a20eaf9e5d71baf1163/ The UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Myanmar, Yanghee Lee, will visit the country#s neighbours Bangladesh and Thailand from January 18, vowing to fulfill her mandate despite the Government#s refusal to work with her. I am http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2018-01-17/965b74f5921f4a20eaf9e5d71baf1163/ Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:08:41 +0700 Meet the Leading Minds of Myanmar with Khiri Travel http://www.thailand4.com/.life/2018-01-10/75d09911f580b533fba9758c4ee8bb49/ Tourists travelling with Khiri Travel in Myanmar can now meet and talk with Burmese royalty, artists, environmental activists, academics, and many more New for 2018, Khiri Travel Myanmar has launched #tour# options for visitors to get up close and http://www.thailand4.com/.life/2018-01-10/75d09911f580b533fba9758c4ee8bb49/ Wed, 10 Jan 2018 10:08:29 +0700 ASEANs failure to address drivers of Rohingya crisis undermines credibility, regional lawmakers warn http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2017-11-20/80793fe32d93f63d333345434e2399de/ The failure of ASEAN leaders to confront the root causes of the ongoing crisis in Myanmar#s Rakhine State constitutes a blow to the regional bloc#s credibility, ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR) said today, following the conclusion of the http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2017-11-20/80793fe32d93f63d333345434e2399de/ Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:07:00 +0700 Reach for the #Stars in Myanmar http://www.thailand4.com/.life/2017-11-01/90a1d91a18ac40b7ad08822b0f3c563f/ Khiri Reach, the charitable arm of Khiri Travel, offers new support to a project near Bagan to save the Burmese Star papier-mche tortoises to be given out to travel trade at Khiri booth in WTM London Khiri Reach, the charitable arm of http://www.thailand4.com/.life/2017-11-01/90a1d91a18ac40b7ad08822b0f3c563f/ Wed, 01 Nov 2017 14:31:56 +0700 Quality Infrastructure Development Contributes to Myanmar#s Sustainable Economic Growth http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2017-10-23/0b5655ab382ed9ab3f6c62180b1076ab/ High-quality infrastructure will play an essential role in realizing economic growth and unlocking Myanmar#s true potential. The important role of quality infrastructure development and Japan#s indispensable role in Myanmar#s sustainable development were http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2017-10-23/0b5655ab382ed9ab3f6c62180b1076ab/ Mon, 23 Oct 2017 13:00:00 +0700 World MPs Condemn the Ethnic Cleansing of the Rohingya Minority in Myanmar http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2017-10-19/a87851e812f0e7324692a055c19f8d62/ The global parliamentary community has condemned today the ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya minority in the Northern Rakhine state of Myanmar. MPs have called upon the Government of Myanmar to end immediately the violence and forced displacement of the http://www.thailand4.com/.gen/2017-10-19/a87851e812f0e7324692a055c19f8d62/ Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:55:43 +0700 Photo Release: Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon receives The Leading FDI Hotel for 2016 Award At World Tourism Day http://www.thailand4.com/.life/2017-10-18/15cb846d616df59f3b13397e8de8110d/ Yangon: Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon wins The Leading FDI Hotel for 2016 Award by Ministry of Hotels and Tourism in Myanmar. It is the most remarkable time at Chatrium Hotel Royal Lake Yangon and we would like to share this good news to all of you http://www.thailand4.com/.life/2017-10-18/15cb846d616df59f3b13397e8de8110d/ Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:39:11 +0700 WomenCorporateDirectors Launches Myanmar Chapter for Growing Number of Local Women on Corporate Boards http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2017-10-02/1fb19717714043b9559bba53a5b472a4/ WomenCorporateDirectors (WCD) the largest organization of women corporate board members globally is launching its 79th chapter in Myanmar on October 2; Myanmar will be the 16th WCD chapter in Asia. With chapters across six continents, WCD http://www.thailand4.com/.fin/2017-10-02/1fb19717714043b9559bba53a5b472a4/ Mon, 02 Oct 2017 9:00:42 +0700