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Myanmar, Bangladesh Set Up Working Group for Rohingya Return

Myanmar and Bangladesh have formed a joint working group to oversee the repatriation of Rohingya refugees, but their return is likely to be delayed. The two countries agreed to set up a 30-member working group during a four-hour meeting Tuesday in Dhaka, Bangladesh’s capital. More than 630,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh since Myanmar’s military […]

Myanmar Seeks Agreements With Southeast Asian Countries to Send Maids Abroad

Myanmar’s Labor Ministry is seeking labor migration agreements with the governments of other Southeast Asian countries and territories to send women there to work legally as maids, a government labor official said Monday. Government officials are hoping that labor migration will boost Myanmar’s developing economy by providing employment for impoverished citizens and increasing the remittances […]