1,500 IDPs in Chin State town reportedly pushed to return home

Admin 29 Mar 2023

Some 1,500 people from 363 households who were displaced by fighting between the military and Arakan Army (AA) and were sheltering in Samee town, part of Chin State’s Paletwa Township, have returned home voluntarily, the junta-controlled broadcaster MRTV said on Wednesday.

Six political parties in Arakan State re-register with junta’s UEC

Admin 29 Mar 2023

Fifty political parties from Myanmar’s quasi-democratic era (2010-2021) have re-registered with the junta-appointed Union Election Commission (UEC), six of which are from Arakan State, according to a list announced by the regime’s election body on Tuesday.

Familiar trial delays trouble family of Minbya Twsp man

29 Mar 2023

The hearing for a local man who has been charged under Section 17(1) of the Unlawful Associations Act for alleged ties to the Arakan Army (AA) has been postponed for about eight months, according to family members.

Junta chief threatens resistance in Armed Forces Day speech

Admin 27 Mar 2023

As junta boss Min Aung Hlaing issued threats to the civilian National Unity Government (NUG), People’s Defense Forces (PDFs) and their allied ethnic armed organisations (EAOs) on Monday, critics said the senior-general’s rhetorical posturing was a classic case of bark being worse than bite.

Many MSMEs in Arakan State operating unlicensed

25 Mar 2023

Only around 30 mini, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) have officially applied for business licences from the MSME Association Rakhine, according to the association.

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