Daily Archives: October 6, 2018

Myanmar has emerged as a manufacturing hub for European brands like H&M and Adidas Workers use sewing machines to manufacture shirts at the Kaung Aunt Garment

Myanmar’s Economy in Peril as EU Weighs Trade Punishment Over Rohingya

  Manufacturing Co. factory in Yangon, Myanma. Garments account for 72% of Myanmar’s exports to the EU. Myanmar has emerged as a manufacturing hub for European brands like H&amp;M and Adidas<br /> Workers use sewing machines to...
The Daily Fix: By deporting seven Rohingya men, India commits a grave human rights violation

The Daily Fix: By deporting seven Rohingya men, India commits a grave human rights...

The move comes against the backdrop of rising xenophobia and religious nationalism in India. On Thursday, seven Rohingya men were deported from India to Myanmar. They had been in an Assam prison since 2012, arrested...

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Congress gave Rohingyas free access to India and land

Congress gave Rohingyas free access to India and land

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday announced that it will have one final hearing in August on petitions filed by the Rohingyas to...
Fresh allegations of ‘war crimes’ emerge in Myanmar’s conflict-torn Rakhine

Fresh allegations of ‘war crimes’ emerge in Myanmar’s conflict-torn Rakhine

Ethnic Chin people hold placards during a protest asking for an end to conflict in Chin state and Rakhine state, in Yangon yesterday. In Rakhine...
OIC raises plight of Rohingya at UN session in Geneva

OIC raises plight of Rohingya at UN session in Geneva

Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen receives Ambassador of Afghanistan to Saudi Arabia Shafiq Samim at his office...
India hands over 250 houses for Rohingya in Myanmar's Rakhine

India hands over 250 houses for Rohingya in Myanmar’s Rakhine

Activists say that development projects in Rakhine will have little impact unless human rights issues are addressed India has handed over 250 prefabricated houses it...
FILE PHOTO: A Rohingya woman and her baby are seen detained in a police station after a fishing boat carrying more than sixty Rohingya refugees was found beached at Rawi island in the province of Satun, June 12, 2019. (Reuters)

Dozens of Malaysia-bound Rohingyas detained in Myanmar

YANGON: Police in strife-ridden Rakhine State in western Myanmar have detained dozens of Rohingya Muslims who were seeking to get to Malaysia by boat,...