Fishermen compensated for years of unpaid work

After a long fight, a handful of Myanmar fishermen yesterday received compensation for their work on fishing trawlers plying remote Indonesian waters. Out of the 105 fishermen repatriated to Myanmar on September 6, 65 were sent reimbursements yesterday, according to the Myanmar embassy in Jakarta. “We are discussing with the fishery companies to get compensation […]

Myanmar investment outreach forum to be organized in New York

YANGON, Sept. 14 (Xinhua) — A first ever Myanmar investment outreach forum, involving Myanmar senior government officials and many Myanmar and foreign leading businessmen, will take place in New York on Sept. 24, aimed at promoting international investment in the Southeast Asian country, the forum organizer told a press conference here Sunday. Under the title […]