Myanmar

Scientex Packaging’s 1Q net profit up 25%

SCIENTEX Packaging (Ayer Keroh) Bhd saw its net profit increase by 25.26% for the first quarter ended Oct 31, 2022 (1Q23),…

3 days ago

Asean leaders struggle for answers to Myanmar crisis

PHNOM PENH • The escalating crisis in Myanmar was set to dominate summit talks on Friday between South-East Asian leaders…

4 weeks ago

Nine dead, million seek shelter as cyclone hits Bangladesh

KUAKATA (Bangladesh) – At least nine people have died after a cyclone slammed into Bangladesh, forcing the evacuation of around…

2 months ago

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi and Australian economist sentenced to 3 years

YANGON – Myanmar's junta sentenced ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi (picture) to another three years in prison while also giving…

2 months ago

Scientex Packaging bracing for hit from Myanmar operations

by JAY SHEILA / pic source: scientex.com.my SCIENTEX Packaging (Ayer Keroh) Bhd, posting a healthy set of numbers for its full financial…

2 months ago

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi sentenced to 3 years for electoral fraud

YANGON – A Myanmar junta court sentenced ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi to three years in jail on Friday for…

3 months ago

Ex-Myanmar leader Suu Kyi said to get 6 more years in prison

MYANMAR'S deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi (picture) was sentenced to six more years in prison on Monday in a judgment…

4 months ago

AFF Cup 2022 official draw on Aug 30 in Bangkok

KUALA LUMPUR – The official draw for the 2022 ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Cup will be held on Aug 30…

4 months ago

Not even Superman can fix Myanmar crisis, regional envoy says

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – A regional envoy tasked with brokering peace in Myanmar admitted Saturday that "even Superman cannot solve" the…

4 months ago

US urges rejection of Myanmar junta ‘sham’ elections

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Friday urged the international community to reject the Myanmar…

4 months ago

Myanmar: Executing dissent

by DR CHANDRA MUZAFFAR / Pic by AFP THE execution of four well-known democracy activists by the military junta in…

4 months ago

ASEAN foreign ministers to push for tougher action on Myanmar

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – Malaysia is set to lead a push for tougher action on Myanmar when a regional bloc…

4 months ago

Myanmar junta extends state of emergency

MYANMAR'S junta chief has won approval to extend a state of emergency for six more months, state media reported on…

4 months ago