Category: Legal

Myanmar Army Sues Reuters for Criminal Defamation

Myanmar police said the army had filed a lawsuit against Reuters news agency and a local lawmaker for criminal defamation, weeks after the military objected to a news story published about the death of two Rohingya Muslim women as a …

Posted in Legal March 10, 2020

Gunman Robs Bank Of Around 40,000 USD In Myanmar’s Yangon

YANGON, A gunman, with a bogus bomb, robbed a bank located in the eastern part of Myanmar’s Yangon, on Friday, an official from Office of the Yangon Region Police Force told Xinhua.

“The robbery took place at a branch of …

Posted in Legal March 9, 2020

FOUR ARRESTED FOR E-COMMERCE SCAMS INVOLVING SALE OF FACE MASKS

The Police arrested two women and two men, between 24 and 27 February 2020, for their suspected involvement in separate e-commerce scams involving the sale of face masks and other items on Carousell.

Between January and February 2020, the Police …

Posted in Legal March 7, 2020

Lao Authorities Seize Banned Wildlife Parts in Oudomxay

Police in the northwestern Lao province of Oudomxay have seized a large quantity of dead wildlife poached in violation of Lao law and sold openly in local markets and restaurants, sources in the country told RFA on Thursday.

The haul, …

Posted in Legal March 5, 2020