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Govt to create jobs for 4.4m Myanmar migrants in Thailand, Malaysia

Posted by jaypee 293 days ago Burma
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So, the Myanmar government plans to create job opportunities for these people in local areas. Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Brig-Gen Kyaw Zan Myint made this remark in parliament at Nay Pyi Taw on Friday.

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Tenasserim to allot land for refugees, officials say

Posted by jaypee 310 days ago Burma
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Government officials of Tenasserim Division [Tanintharyi Region] claimed that refugees residing in a camp in Thailand would soon be able to return to Burma as they are scouting for land for their resettlement.

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Dangers Abound for Thousands Taking to the Ocean in Search of Safety

Posted by jaypee 316 days ago Burma
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The United Nations refugee agency sounded the alarm on Friday over tens of thousands of people, many of them Muslim Rohingyas from Myanmar, who are fleeing by boat across the Indian Ocean in search of asylum and in the process facing death, malnutrition and brutal treatment at the hands of traffickers, and often ending in detention in South East Asian countr

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Anti-trafficking law to be amended

Posted by jaypee 319 days ago Burma
Myanmar plans to amend its anti-human trafficking law or enact a new one to meet international standards, in light of a growing number of cases involving foreign traffickers and local officials. Read More
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Myanmar workers to work in casinos, factories in Macau - Eleven Myanmar | Eleven Myanmar

Posted by jaypee 320 days ago Burma
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Myanmar workers will be sent to work in casinos and factories in Macau, Min Hlaing, chairman of the Overseas Employment Agency Federation, said on Saturday.

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Migrant children face perils

Posted by jaypee 320 days ago Burma
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A decade after Dey fled the hardship of his war-torn home village in Myanmar's Shan state with his ethnic Tai parents, his life is still not free of difficulties.

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Myanmar workers to work in casinos, factories in Macau

Posted by jacobo 320 days ago Burma
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Myanmar workers will be sent to work in casinos and factories in Macau, Min Hlaing, chairman of the Overseas Employment Agency Federation, said on Saturday.

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Migrant school educates a new generation from Burma

Posted by jacobo 321 days ago Burma
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The chatter of four teenaged Buddhist monks dressed in bright saffron robes breaks the silence of the morning peace, as they walk hand in hand the short distance from the Wat Nong Bua Burapha temple to a cluster of ramshackle buildings known as the New Blood School.

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