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Poverty spikes in Myanmar following second wave of pandemic

Source: Myanmar Times

Published on Dec. 4, 2020, 10:49 a.m.

The IFPRI recommended that more efforts be made to protect Myanmar's economy and poverty, such as raising awareness of eligibility for a one-off K30,000 maternal and child cash transfer (MCCT) to pregnant mothers, which was introduced in September

Thiha Ko Ko

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Suu Kyi stronger after Myanmar poll surprises

Source: The New Indian Express

Published on Dec. 4, 2020, 10:36 a.m.

NLD’s landslide victory in Myanmar’s November 8 election demonstrated how nationalism does not care for any standard scale of moral rectitude

Pradip Phanjoubam

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War-Weary Rakhine Residents Cautiously Welcome Détente Between Military, AA

Source: Irrawaddy

Published on Dec. 4, 2020, 10:30 a.m.

Local residents have called on both sides to hold further talks in consideration of security and peace in the region, lamenting that they have borne the brunt of the fighting over the past two years.

KHINE ROLA

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Medics in Myanmar’s Mandalay Fall Sick with COVID-19 as Cases Spike

Source: Irrawaddy

Published on Dec. 4, 2020, 10:29 a.m.

Nearly 100 health workers, including doctors and nurses, at Mandalay General Hospital have contracted coronavirus, the hospital’s medical superintendent, Dr. Nway Nway Hlaing, told The Irrawaddy.

Kyaw Myo

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Interview ‘I Can See the UEC Does Not Want Elections’ in Rakhine, Japanese Envoy to Myanmar Says

Source: Irrawaddy

Published on Dec. 4, 2020, 10:22 a.m.

The Irrawaddy’s Nan Lwin spoke with Sasakawa about his trips to Rakhine and Naypyitaw, the peace process in Rakhine and the relationship between the National League for Democracy (NLD)-led government and the Tatmadaw.

Interview

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Chin State sees ecotourism development with new tourist destinations

Source: Global New Light of Myanmar

Published on Dec. 4, 2020, 10:04 a.m.

The ecotourism will be implemented in Kanpetlet Township, Mindat District of Chin State to promote the tourism industry, according to the state Destination Management Organization (DMO).

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Myanmar Moves Ahead with COVID-19 Vaccine Plans

Source: Irrawaddy

Published on Dec. 4, 2020, 10:01 a.m.

Myanmar is one of 92 COVAX members that will receive the vaccine for 20 percent of its population free of charge or at a reduced price. COVAX aims to allow fair and equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines.

Nyein Nyein

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NRPC organizes coordination meeting on future peacemaking plans

Source: Global New Light of Myanmar

Published on Dec. 4, 2020, 9:59 a.m.

A coordination meeting on making peace with ethnic armed organizations was held at the National Reconciliation and Peace Centre in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday morning.

Myanmar News Agency

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We Love Yangon receives K200 mln fund through KBZPay

Source: Global New Light of Myanmar

Published on Dec. 3, 2020, 7:56 p.m.

The charity organization on behalf of the donors handed over these funding to those places which require aid.

Nyein Nyein

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About 50 companies reported dissolving on MyCo registry system

Source: Global New Light of Myanmar

Published on Dec. 3, 2020, 7:54 p.m.

“The DICA receives the report for dissolution of corporate enterprises. There are many work procedures to dissolute the company. We still cannot regard them as bankruptcy for now. About 40-50 companies were filed for dissolution,” he affirmed.

Nyein Nyein

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