Category: Health

MYANMAR OPENS TWO VISA APPLICATION CENTRES IN YUNNAN

KUNMING, China, Two Burmese visa application centres were opened in the cities of Mangshi and Ruili in southwest China’s Yunnan Province, which borders Myanmar.

Authorised by the Consulate General of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar in Kunming, the …

Posted in Health January 14, 2019

Bangladesh: No ARSA, Arakan Militant Bases in Country

Bangladesh’s government on Wednesday vehemently denied allegations by neighboring Myanmar that Rohingya and Arakan militants were operating bases on Bangladeshi territory, after officials in Naypyidaw vowed to crush Arakan Army insurgents in Rakhine state.

None of these groups were in …

Posted in Health January 9, 2019

Australia Closes Two High-Security Immigration Detention Centers

SYDNEY Two of Australia’s nine high-security immigration detention centers are being closed in what the government says is a vindication of its tough border protection policies.

Ministers say the facilities are no longer needed because they have stopped asylum-seekers, who …

Posted in Health January 5, 2019

Global Support Lets Bangladesh PM Withstand Election Worries

DHAKA, BANGLADESH Congratulatory messages are flowing to Bangladesh Prime Minister-elect Sheikh Hasina, ensuring she will withstand calls to investigate allegations of widespread serious irregularities in Sunday’s election that was dominated by her coalition.

Hasina is set to form her third …

Posted in Health January 4, 2019