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"The Burma Press Summary" (1987-1996)
This file provides substantial summaries, including full text of some laws, speeches and other documents, from April 1987 to December 1996

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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume X, No. 12, December 1996
Date of publication: December 1996
Description/subject: Table of Contents: NOTICE TO READERS POLITICAL Slogans 3 Political Articles 3 Foreign Articles About Myanmar 4 Information Committee Briefing 5 National Races 8 USDA 8 Pyithu Hluttaw Resignation 8 Bombs at Tooth Relic Pagoda 8 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 9 New Myanmar Ambassadors 9 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 10 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Seminars 10 International Cooperation 11 Regional and Border Cooperation 11 Donations from Abroad 12 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 12 Business Visitors 12 Media Visitors 16 Academic and Medical Visitors 16 Religious Visitors 16 Cultural Visitors 16 Brunei Communications Minister 16 US Congressmen 16 Chinese Goodwill Delegation 17 Japanese Diet Representative 17 Malaysian Transport Minister 17 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 17 Delegations to Meetings 17 Religious Delegations 18 Business Delegations 18 ASEAN Heads of Government 18 Welfare Minister to Laos 20 Delegations Return 20 MYANMAR GAZETTE Appointments 20 Appointments Confirmed 21 GOVERNMENT National Day Message 21 Ministry of Sports 22 Union Day Committee 22 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 22 Insurgent Attacks 22 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 22 Trade Fairs and Exhibitions 23 Project Inaugurations 24 Business Openings 24 Advertisements 24 Agreements with Foreign Firms 25 Aviation 25 Gems Sale 26 Tourism 26 Rainfall in Yangon 26 HEALTH Myanma Karuna Foundation 26 Traditional Medicine 26 Polio Immunization 27 SPORTS Sports Articles 27 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 27 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 27 Mayor's Marathon Postponed 28 Hole-in-One 28 Students Sports Festival 28 SLORC Chairman's Bowl 28 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 28 Tooth Relic 29 Religion 29 Publications 30 Universities 30 Literary Prizes 31 Pakokku Teaching Method 31 Academies and Institutes 31 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 31 Crime 32 Anti-Narcotics Activities 32 Obituaries 33 Fires 34 World War II Plane Found 34 UNICEF Postage Stamps 34
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (149K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume X, No. 11, November 1996
Date of publication: November 1996
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Foreign Articles About Myanmar 4 Information Committee Briefing 4 Special Refresher Courses 6 National Races 6 USDA 6 Pyithu Hluttaw Members Resign 6 Sen-Gen. Than Shwe on Tour 7 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 7 Military Attache Trip 7 New Myanmar Ambassadors 7 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 7 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Seminars 7 International Cooperation 8 Regional and Border Cooperation 9 Lloyd's Shipping Meeting 9 Japanese Debt Relief 9 Donations from Abroad 9 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 10 Business Visitors 10 Media Visitors 14 Academic and Medical Visitors 14 Religious Visitors 14 Cultural Visitors 15 Bangladeshi Commerce Minister 15 Chinese Goodwill Delegation 15 ASEAN Secretary-General 15 Thai Commander-in-Chief 16 US Senator McCain 16 Philippine Official 16 Singapore Trade Minister 16 Malaysian Deputy Minister 16 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 16 Delegations to Meetings 17 Religious Delegations 17 Business Delegations 18 Cultural Delegations 18 Education Minister to Vietnam, Laos 18 ASEAN Heads of Government 18 Delegations Return 19 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 19 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 19 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 19 Visit Myanmar Year 1996 20 Trade Fairs and Exhibitions 21 Project Inaugurations 21 Business Openings 21 Advertisements 22 Agreements with Foreign Firms 22 Tourism 23 Agriculture 23 Fisheries 23 Energy 23 Aviation 23 Banking 24 Lotteries 24 Rainfall in Yangon 24 HEALTH Myanma Karuna Foundation 24 Cost-paying Ward 24 Polio Immunization 24 SPORTS Sports Articles 24 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 24 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 25 Regatta Festival 25 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 26 Religion 26 Publications 27 Computers 27 Universities 28 Literary Prizes 28 Women's Affairs 30 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 30 Crime 31 Anti-Narcotics Activities 32 Obituaries 32 Fires 33 Earthquakes 33
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pDF (157K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume X, No. 10, October 1996
Date of publication: October 1996
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Foreign Articles About Myanmar 7 Information Committee Briefing 7 Special Refresher Courses 12 National Races 12 Pyithu Hluttaw Members Resign 12 Detainees Released 13 National Solidarity Symposium 13 Town-Gown Brawl 13 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 13 New Myanmar Ambassadors 14 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 14 US Proclamation Rejected 15 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Seminars 16 Regional and Border Cooperation 16 Donations from Abroad 17 Myanmar Karuna Foundation 17 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 18 Business Visitors 18 Media Visitors 21 Academic and Medical Visitors 21 Religious Visitors 22 Cultural Visitors 22 Indonesian Oil Delegation 22 Malaysian Foreign Minister 22 Malaysian Transport Minister 22 Chinese Goodwill Delegation 22 Bangladeshi Commerce Minister 23 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 23 Delegations to Meetings 23 Business Delegations 23 Cultural Delegations 23 State Visit to Cambodia 24 Mandalay Mayor to Vietnam 25 Delegations Return 25 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 25 Appointments 26 Appointments Confirmed 26 GOVERNMENT Science & Technology Ministry Formed 26 Independence Day Committee 26 UN Day Message 26 Traditional Medicine Regulated 27 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 27 Armed Forces Day Preparations 27 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 28 Trade Fairs and Exhibitions 28 Project Inaugurations 28 Business Openings 28 Domestic Business Agreements 28 Advertisements 29 Agreements with Foreign Firms 29 Banking 29 Aviation 29 Mid-Year Gems Emporium 30 Sugar 30 Roads 30 Fuel 30 Rainfall in Yangon 30 HEALTH Health Articles 31 SPORTS Sports Articles 31 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 31 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 31 Holes-in-One 31 Olympic Honors 31 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 32 Religion 32 Publications 32 Computers 33 Education 33 Traditional Arts 33 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 33 Crime 34 Police Phone Numbers 34 Anti-Narcotics Activities 35 Obituaries 35 Engagement 36 Earthquakes 36 New Postage Stamps 36 New One-kyat Note 36 New Bar Council Regulations 36 Powerline Outage 36
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (157K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume X, No. 9, September 1996
Date of publication: September 1996
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Information Committee Briefing 8 Special Refresher Courses 13 USDA Annual Meeting 13 Sen-Gen. Than Shwe Addresses USDA 14 National Races 16 Secretary-1 Addresses Law Officers 16 Pyithu Hluttaw Resignation 17 Gen. Maung Aye's Address 17 9 Subversive Youths Arrested 17 NLD Congress Banned 18 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 21 New Myanmar Ambassadors 22 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 22 Women's Convention 22 UNGA Address 22 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Seminars 26 Donations from Abroad 26 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 27 Business Visitors 27 Media Visitors 29 Academic and Medical Visitors 30 Religious Visitors 30 Bangladesh Foreign Minister 30 Singapore Officials 30 Japanese Goodwill Delegation 30 Sri Lanka Ballet 30 Kathmandu Mayor 30 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 30 Delegations to Meetings 31 Religious Delegations 31 Business Delegations 31 Cultural Delegations 31 UNGA Delegation 31 World Bank Delegation 32 Delegations Return 32 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 32 Appointments 32 Appointments Confirmed 32 GOVERNMENT Computer Law 32 Drug Chemicals Named 38 New Department Name 38 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 38 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 39 Trade Fairs and Exhibitions 39 Project Inaugurations 39 National Museum Opens 40 Housing Projects 40 Business Openings 41 Advertisements 42 Agreements with Foreign Firms 42 Banking 43 Tourism 43 Ecology 43 Pesticide Spraying 44 Aviation 44 Taxi Meters 44 Trains to Bagan 44 New Oil and Gas Field 44 Fuel and Petrol Shortage Denied 45 Rainfall in Yangon 45 HEALTH Health Articles 46 Institute of Community Health 46 SPORTS Sports Articles 46 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 46 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 46 Holes-in-One 47 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 47 Religion 47 Historic Building Restorations 47 Publications 48 Computers 48 Education 48 TV Schedule 49 Padalin Cave 49 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 49 Crime 51 Anti-Narcotics Activities 51 Firecrackers banned 51 Obituaries 51 Fires 52 Lone Pilot Arrives 52
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (214K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume X, No. 8, August 1996
Date of publication: August 1996
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Reprinted Foreign Articles 4 Information Committee Briefing 5 Press Conference on US Reports 6 Meeting on Foreign News Agencies 7 Special Refresher Courses 7 USDA 7 National Races 7 NLD Members Arrested 7 Nine NLD Members Sentenced to Prison 7 Pyithu Hluttaw Resignation 8 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 8 New Myanmar Ambassadors 9 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Seminars 10 Border and Regional Cooperation 10 Economic and Social Cooperation 10 Donations from Abroad 10 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 11 Business Visitors 11 Medical Visitors 13 Academic Visitors 14 Lao Delegation 14 Malaysian Delegations 14 Thai Deputy Prime Minister 14 Chinese Youth Delegation 14 Russian Delegation 14 Thai Officials 14 Korean Aid Official 15 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 15 Religious Delegations 15 Business Delegations 15 Cultural Delegations 15 State Visit to Malaysia 15 Labour Delegation to China 18 Minister to Vietnam 18 Delegations Return 19 MYANMAR GAZETTE Appointments Confirmed 19 GOVERNMENT Ministries Renamed 19 Traditional Drug Regulations 19 Motion Picture Law 19 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 20 ECONOMIC Trade Fairs and Exhibitions 20 Project Inaugurations 20 Business Business Openings 20 Advertisements 21 Agreements with Foreign Firms 21 Gems & Jade Sale 22 Banking 22 Tourism 22 Border Development Affairs 22 Railroad Construction 22 Fisheries 22 Toll Roads and Bridges 23 Ban on Heineken & Carlsberg Beer 23 Mandalay Airport 23 Oil in Myaing Township 23 Cars 23 Rainfall in Yangon 23 HEALTH Health Articles 23 Myanmar Karuna Federation 24 SPORTS Myanmar Teams and Delegations 24 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 24 Holes-in-One 24 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 24 Religion 25 Publications 26 Computers 26 Education 26 Veterans Organization 26 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 26 Crime 27 Anti-Narcotics Activities 27 Obituaries 28 Marriage 29 Earthquakes 29 Windstorm 29 Floods 29
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (134K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume X, No. 7, July 1996
Date of publication: July 1996
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Reprinted Foreign Articles 7 Economic Forum 9 Special Refresher Courses 11 National Races 11 Mass Meeting 11 "People's Desire" Signs 11 Pyithu Hluttaw Resignations 12 Bomb in Yangon 12 Police 12 News Briefings Reestablished 12 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 13 New Myanmar Ambassadors 14 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 14 ASEAN 14 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Seminars 15 Border Cooperation 15 Donations from Abroad 15 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 16 Business Visitors 16 Religious Visitors 18 Media Visitors 19 Chinese Provincial Delegations 19 Russian Officials 19 Malaysian Transport Minister 19 Thai Official Delegations 19 Japanese Politicians 19 Lao Delegation 19 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 19 Delegations to Meetings 20 Religious Delegations 20 Business Delegations 20 Attorney-General to China 20 Yangon Delegation to Kunming 20 Delegations Return 21 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 21 Appointments 21 GOVERNMENT Insurance Board Named 21 Traditional Drug Law 21 Television and Video Law 21 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 22 Address to Officers 22 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 23 Project Inaugurations 23 Business Openings 24 Advertisements 24 Agreements with Foreign Firms 24 Banking 25 Tourism 25 Transport 26 Gems 26 Aviation 26 Wildlife Company 26 New 100 Kyat Note 26 Run on MMB Bank 27 Fish Fraud 27 Rainfall in Yangon 27 HEALTH Health Articles 28 Blood Needed 28 Population 28 Magnetic Resonance 28 SPORTS Myanmar Teams and Delegations 28 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 28 Holes-in-One 28 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 28 Religion 28 Publications 29 Computers 29 Education 29 Antiquities 29 Foundations and Trust Funds 29 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 30 Crime 31 Anti-Narcotics Activities 31 Obituaries 31 Marriage 32 Chef Wins Award 32 Earthquake 32 Floods 32 High-rise Fire Protection 32 Plane Accident in Myeik 33
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (161K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume X, No. 6, June 1996
Date of publication: June 1996
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Bangladesh Refugees 9 Special Refresher Courses 9 National Races 9 NLD Delegates Released 9 Pyithu Hluttaw Representatives Resign 9 Mass Rallies against Subversion 10 "People's Desire" Signs 12 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 12 Diplomatic Briefings 12 New Myanmar Ambassadors 13 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 13 New Myanmar Embassies Opened 13 Military Attaches on Tour 13 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Seminars 13 Social and Economic Cooperation 13 Donations from Abroad 14 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Visitors 14 Religious Visitors 16 Media Visitors 16 Laotian Delegations 16 Chinese Provincial Delegations 16 Afghan Minister 17 Chinese Public Affairs Minister 17 Thai Industry Minister 17 Indian Defence College 17 Thai Cultural Delegation 17 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 17 Delegations to Meetings 17 Religious Delegations 18 Business Delegations 18 Delegations Return 18 GOVERNMENT Anti-Subversion Law 19 Insurance Business Law 20 Message on Narcotics 20 MILITARY Enemy Attacks 22 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 22 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 22 Trade Fairs and Exhibitions 22 Project Inaugurations 22 Business Openings 23 Advertisements 23 Agreements with Foreign Firms 24 Banking 24 Tourism 25 Fisheries 25 Roads 25 Agriculture 25 UNOCAL Interview 25 Rainfall in Yangon 26 HEALTH Health Articles 27 SPORTS Myanmar Teams and Delegations 27 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 27 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 27 Religion 27 Publications 27 Computers 28 Education 28 Squatters 28 Myanma Cooking 28 Writers & Journalists 28 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 29 Anti-Narcotics Activities 30 Obituaries 30 Earthquake 30
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (149K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume X, No. 5, May 1996
Date of publication: May 1996
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Bangladesh Refugees 6 Special Refresher Courses 7 USDA 7 Legal Ethics 7 Gen. Maung Aye on Tour 8 NLD Officials Detained 9 Warning on International Situation 9 Rallies Against Subversives 10 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 10 New Myanmar Ambassadors 11 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 11 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Seminars 11 Border Cooperation 12 Donations from Abroad 12 Karuna Foundation 13 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 13 Academic Visitors 13 Medical Visitors 13 Business Visitors 13 Religious Visitors 16 Media Visitors 16 March Thai Visit 17 Chinese Military Delegation 17 Chinese Deputy Attorney-General 17 Chinese Provincial Delegations 17 Philippine Congressman 17 Lao Military Delegations 17 Malaysian Youth 17 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 17 Delegations to Meetings 18 Religious Delegations 18 Industry Minister to Indonesia 18 Delegation to Laos 19 Delegations Return 19 Forestry Delegation to Asia 20 MILITARY Enemy Attacks 20 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 20 GOVERNMENT Workers Day Message 20 Cabinet Changes 21 Security & Management Committee 21 MYANMAR GAZETTE Appointments on Probation 21 Appointments 21 Appointments Confirmed 21 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 22 Trade Fairs and Exhibitions 22 Project Inaugurations 22 Business Openings 22 Advertisements 23 Agreements with Foreign Firms 23 Aviation 24 Jade, Gems & Pearls 24 Tourism 25 Privatization 25 Agriculture 25 Banking 26 Customs 26 Rainfall in Yangon 26 HEALTH Health Articles 26 National Health Plan 26 Maternal Welfare 27 SPORTS Myanmar Teams and Delegations 27 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 27 Holes-in-One 27 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 27 Religion 28 Publications 28 Computers 28 Universities and Institutes 28 Bagan Pagoda Restoration 28 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 29 Anti-Narcotics Activities 30 Obituaries 31 Marriage & Engagement 31 Earthquakes 31 Bird-watching 31 PyinOoLwin Centenary 31
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (153K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume X, No. 4, April 1996
Date of publication: April 1996
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Bangladesh Refugees 6 National Races 6 Gen. Than Shwe on Tour 6 Arrest of James Nichols 7 LORC Coordination 7 NATIONAL CONVENTION "Explanations" from Plenary Session 8 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 13 New Myanmar Ambassadors 13 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 13 Thai Prisoners Released 14 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Seminars 14 Social and Economic Cooperation 15 Donations from Abroad 15 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 15 Academic Visitors 15 Medical Visitors 15 Business Visitors 15 Religious Visitors 17 Media Visitors 17 Indian Air Chief Marshal 17 Chinese Labour Delegation 17 Maldives & Sri Lankan Health Ministers 18 US Official 18 Chinese Deputy Attorney-General 18 Chinese General 18 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 18 Delegations to Meetings 18 Religious Delegations 18 Foreign Minister to New York 19 Deputy Foreign Minister to Philippines 19 Delegations Return 19 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 19 Gen. Than Shwe Addresses Military 19 MYANMAR GAZETTE Appointments on Probation 22 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 22 Trade Fairs and Exhibitions 23 Project Inaugurations 23 Business Openings 23 Advertisements 24 Agreements with Foreign Firms 24 Banking 24 Tourism 25 Five-year Plan Targets 25 Privatization 25 Trucks and Tractors 25 Agriculture 25 Border Development 25 Rainfall in Yangon 26 HEALTH Health Articles 26 SPORTS Sports Articles 26 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 26 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 27 Holes-in-One 27 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 27 Religion 27 Publications 27 Computers 27 Universities and Institutes 28 Bagan Pagoda Restoration 28 Home for the Aged 28 Thingyan 28 Patriotic Movie 28 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 29 Crime 29 Anti-Narcotics Activities 29 Obituaries 30 Yangon Phone Numbers Changed 30 Mt. Victoria Climbed 31
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (138K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume X, No. 3, March 1996
Date of publication: March 1996
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL 2 Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Bangladesh Refugees 4 National Races 4 Refresher Courses 4 USDA 4 Gen. Maung Aye on Tour 4 Senior General Than Shwe on Tour 5 NATIONAL CONVENTION 5 Committee Meetings 5 Plenary Session 5 Chapter on The Legislature 5 Chapter on The Executive 13 Chapter on The Judiciary 29 Closing Address 36 DIPLOMATIC 38 Diplomatic Calls 38 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 39 New Myanmar Ambassadors 39 Diplomatic Tour 39 Chinese Women's Day Message 39 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION 39 Joint Workshops & Seminars 39 Regional and Border Cooperation 40 Social and Economic Cooperation 40 Donations from Abroad 40 FOREIGN VISITORS 41 International Agency Visitors 41 Medical Visitors 42 Business Visitors 42 Religious Visitors 44 Media Visitors 45 Thai Delegations 45 Thai Prime Minister 45 Chinese Provincial Delegation 46 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS 46 Delegations to Meetings 46 Livestock Minister to Malaysia 46 Industry Deputy Minister to China 46 MILITARY 46 Military Attacks 46 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 46 Khun Sa Troops Continue Surrender 46 GOVERNMENT 46 Peasants Day Message 46 Armed Forces Day 48 Armed Forces Day Address 48 Supplementary Appropriation Law 52 1996 State Budget Law 53 MYANMAR GAZETTE 55 Appointments on Probation 55 Appointments 55 Appointments Confirmed 55 ECONOMIC 55 Economic Articles 55 Project Inaugurations 55 Business Openings 56 Advertisements 57 Agreements with Foreign Firms 57 Business Courses 57 Banking 58 Tourism 58 Gems Emporium 58 Bago Trade Fair 59 Gas and Oil 59 Rainfall in Yangon 59 HEALTH 59 Health Articles 59 Immunizations 59 SPORTS 60 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 60 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 60 Hole-in-One 60 Best Sportsman Awards 60 CULTURAL 60 Cultural and Scientific Articles 60 Religion 61 Publications 61 Computers 62 Universities and Institutes 62 Bagan Pagoda Restoration 63 Film on Myanmar 64 Journalism 65 MISCELLANEOUS 65 Sunday and Holiday Supplements 65 Crime 66 Anti-Narcotics Activities 66 Engagement 67 Marriages 67 Obituaries 67 Fires 68 Earthquake 68 New Postage Stamps 68 Billboards Restricted 68 New License Plates 68 Wild Elephants 68
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (221K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume X, No. 2, February 1996
Date of publication: February 1996
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 National Races 3 Gen. Than Shwe on Tour 4 NATIONAL CONVENTION Committee Meetings 4 Rallies for Convention 4 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 5 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 6 New Myanmar Ambassadors 6 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 6 Regional and Border Cooperation 7 Social and Economic Cooperation 7 Donations from Abroad 8 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 8 Cultural Visitors 8 Medical Visitors 8 Business Visitors 8 Religious Visitors 11 Media Visitors 11 Sri Lankan Delegations 11 Thai Delegations 11 Russian Delegations 11 Laos Delegations 12 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 12 Home Minister to Vietnam 12 Goodwill Delegation to Laos 12 Delegations Return 12 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 12 Khun Sa Troops Continue Surrender 13 Defence Policy 13 GOVERNMENT Union Day 13 China-Myanmar Cooperation Committee 15 Eye Bank Law 15 MYANMAR GAZETTE Appointments on Probation 15 Appointments 15 Appointments Confirmed 15 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 15 Trade Fairs 16 Project Inaugurations 16 Business Openings 16 Advertisements 17 Agreements with Foreign Firms 18 Business Courses 18 Banking 19 Tourism 20 Highways 20 Paddy Purchases 20 Coop Cartels Formed 20 Rainfall in Yangon 20 HEALTH Health Articles 20 Dialysis Unit 21 Polio Immunization 21 SPORTS Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 21 Hole-in-One 21 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 21 Religion 23 Publications 23 Computers 23 Universities and Institutes 23 1994 Motion Picture Awards 24 Radio/Television Golden Jubilee 24 Bagan Pagoda Renovation 25 Military Bands 26 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 26 Crime 28 Anti-Narcotics Activities 28 Marriage 29 Obituaries 29 Fires 29 Earthquake 30 Traffic Safety Rules 30
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (147K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY From the Rangoon "The New Light of Myanmar"
Date of publication: January 1996
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 7 National Races 8 USDA 8 Defector from Japan 8 Prisoners Released 8 NATIONAL CONVENTION Plenary Session 8 Rallies for Convention 9 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 9 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 9 New Myanmar Ambassadors 10 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 10 Regional and Border Cooperation 11 Social and Economic Cooperation 11 Forestry Commission Session 11 Donations from Abroad 11 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 12 Cultural Visitors 12 Medical Visitors 12 Business Visitors 12 Religious Visitors 14 Media Visitors 14 Chinese Provincial Officials 15 Thai Officials 15 Vietnam Goodwill Delegation 15 Singapore Ministerial Delegation 15 Cambodian Prime Minister 16 Sri Lanka Foreign Minister 17 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 17 Delegations to Meetings & Events 17 Gen. Than Shwe To China 18 Sino-Myanmar Joint Communique 19 Cultural Festival in Singapore 20 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 20 Khun Sa and Army Surrender 21 Khin Nyunt Statement 22 GOVERNMENT Independence Day Message 23 Independence Day Awards 25 Foreign Messages of Felicitation 26 Independence Day Ceremonies 26 Development Affairs Department 26 Union Day 27 Narcotics Regulations 27 New Deputy Minister & Vice-Mayor 27 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 27 Trade Fairs 28 Project Inaugurations 29 Business Openings 29 Advertisements 30 Foreign Investment Projects 31 Business Courses 31 Banking 31 Insurance 31 Tourism 32 Economic Organizations 32 Jade Sale 32 Agriculture 32 Company Blacklisted 32 Highway Projects Put to Bid 32 Gas Power Station 33 Inflation 33 Rainfall in Yangon 33 HEALTH Health Articles 33 Dental Health 34 Polio Immunization 34 Myanmar Medical Association 34 SPORTS Sports Articles 34 Myanmar Teams and Officials 34 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 35 Hole-in-One 35 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 35 Religion 36 Publications 37 Computers 37 Universities and Institutes 37 Music Asiayone 38 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 38 Crime 40 Anti-Narcotics Activities 40 Marriage 41 Obituaries 41 Beauty Contest Questions 42 NLM Advertising Rates 42
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (191K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume IX, No. 12, December 1995
Date of publication: December 1995
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 6 Special Refresher Courses 6 National Races 6 Michael Aris Arrives for Christmas 7 NATIONAL CONVENTION Plenary Session--Legislature 7 Plenary Session--Executive 32 Plenary Session--Judiciary 75 86 NLD Delegates Ousted 103 Rallies for Convention 103 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 104 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 105 Myanmar Joins Drug Pact 105 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 105 Regional and Border Cooperation 106 Social and Economic Cooperation 106 Donations from Abroad 106 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 107 Cultural Visitors 108 Medical Visitors 108 Business Visitors 108 Religious Visitors 110 Media Visitors 110 Brunei Communications Minister 110 Czech Deputy Trade Minister 110 Chinese Conference Chairman 110 Israeli Agriculture Official 111 Chinese Air General 111 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 111 Delegations to Meetings & Events 111 Religious Delegations 112 Gen. Than Shwe at ASEAN Meeting 112 Sen-Gen. Than Shwe's ASEAN Speech 113 Delegations Return 114 MYANMAR GAZETTE Appointments 115 Appointments Confirmed 115 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 115 GOVERNMENT Statement on Human Rights 115 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 117 Trade Fairs 117 Project Inaugurations 118 Business Openings 118 Advertisements 119 Foreign Investment Projects 120 Business Courses 120 Banking 120 Food Prices 121 Aviation 122 Tourism 122 Economic Organizations 122 Jade Sale 122 Rainfall in Yangon 122 HEALTH Health Articles 122 World AIDS Day Speech 123 Health Cost Sharing 124 Health Research Congress 125 SPORTS Sports Articles 125 Myanmar Teams and Officials 125 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 125 Hole-in-One 125 XVIII SEA Games 125 Students Sports Festival 127 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 127 Yangon University Diamond Jubilee 128 Religion 129 Publications 129 Pakokku Literary Awards 130 Computers 130 Universities and Institutes 130 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 130 Crime 132 Anti-Narcotics Activities 132 Marriage 132 Obituaries 133 Earthquakes 133
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (458K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume IX, No. 11, November 1995
Date of publication: November 1995
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 6 Guidance from Sen-Gen. Than Shwe 6 Special Refresher Courses 6 USDA 7 Prisoners Released 7 Sen-Gen. Than Shwe on Tour 7 Exiles Return 7 NATIONAL CONVENTION Plenary Session 7 Lt-Gen. Myo Nyunt's Opening Address 13 Press Release on NLD Withdrawal 17 Lt-Gen. Myo Nyunt on NLD Withdrawal 18 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 20 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 22 Attache Tour 22 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 22 Donations from Abroad 23 Social and Economic Cooperation 24 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 24 Cultural Visitors 24 Medical Visitors 24 Business Visitors 24 Religious Visitors 27 Media Visitors 27 Vietnam Home Minister 27 Philippine Foreign Undersecretary 27 Thai Delegations 27 Japanese Diplomat 27 Thai Foreign Minister 28 Japanese Coop Delegation 28 Vietnamese Deputy Minister 28 Indonesian Defence Minister 28 Czech Deputy Foreign Minister 28 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 28 Delegations to Meetings & Events 29 Religious Delegations 30 Foreign Minister to Korea and Japan 30 Goodwill Delegation to Thailand 30 Delegations Return 31 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 32 Appointments 32 Appointments Confirmed 32 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 32 Insurgent Attacks 32 GOVERNMENT Independence Day 32 Titles and Medals 32 National Day Jubilee 33 Armed Forces Day 34 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 34 Project Inaugurations 35 Business Openings 35 Advertisements 35 Foreign Investment Projects 36 Business Courses 36 Cheap Fish 36 Banking 37 Agriculture 37 Petroleum Exploration 38 Rainfall in Yangon 38 HEALTH Iodine Deficiency 38 SPORTS Sports Articles 38 Myanmar Teams and Officials 38 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 39 Holes-in-One 39 XVIII SEA Games 39 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 39 Yangon University Diamond Jubilee 39 Motion Pictures Diamond Jubilee 39 Religion 39 Publications 40 Computers 40 Literary Awards 40 Book Fair 41 Movie Union 41 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 41 Crime 42 Anti-Narcotics Activities 42 Obituaries 43 Fires 44 Floods 44 Wild Elephants 44 Earthquakes 44
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (196K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume IX, No. 10, October 1995
Date of publication: October 1995
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 3 Special Refresher Courses 3 National Races 4 General Maung Aye on Tour 4 Anti-Government Pamphleteer Arrested 4 Prisoners Released 5 Sen-Gen. Than Shwe on Tour 5 NATIONAL CONVENTION Convention to Reconvene Nov. 28 5 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 5 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 6 New Myanmar Ambassadors 7 Myanmar UNGA Address 7 UN Golden Jubilee 10 Border Treaty Ratified 11 UNGA Special Session 12 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 13 Donations from Abroad 13 Border & Regional Affairs 14 Social and Economic Cooperation 14 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 15 Cultural Visitors 15 Medical Visitors 15 Business Visitors 16 Religious Visitors 17 Media Visitors 17 Korean Economic Official 17 Bangladesh Parliamentarian 18 Thai Delegations 18 German Deputy Aid Minister 18 Vietnam Home Minister 18 Laos Defence Minister 18 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 18 Delegations to Meetings & Events 19 Religious Delegations 20 Business Delegations 20 FAO Meetings 20 World Conference on Women 21 Delegations Return 21 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 22 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 22 GOVERNMENT Police Force Renamed 23 Gems Bye-laws 23 Armed Forces Day 23 Independence Day Committee 23 Veterinary Council Law 23 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 24 Economic Inaugurations 24 Advertisements 25 Foreign Investment Projects 25 Business Courses 25 Banking & Currency 26 Industrial Production 26 Special Economic Projects 26 Tourism 26 Gems Emporium 27 Radiation Workshop 28 Imports 28 Planned 1996 Trade Fairs 28 Agriculture 28 Invitation to Mining Investors 28 Rainfall in Yangon 29 HEALTH Health Articles 29 SPORTS Sports Articles 29 Myanmar Teams and Officials 29 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 30 Holes-in-One 31 Traditional Boxing 31 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 31 Yangon University Diamond Jubilee 31 Traditional Performing Arts 31 Motion Pictures Diamond Jubilee 32 Religion 33 Computers 33 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 33 Crime 37 Anti-Narcotics Activities 37 Articles on Narcotics 37 Obituaries 37 Death of 102-year old Sayadaw 38 Hole-in-One 39 Floods 39 Riverboat Capsizes 39 Commemorative Postage Stamps 39 Marriage 39 Earthquakes 39
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
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Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume IX, No. 9, September 1995
Date of publication: September 1995
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 6 Special Refresher Courses 6 National Races 6 USDA Annual Meeting 6 SLORC Coordination Meeting 10 General Maung Aye on Tour 11 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 11 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 12 New Myanmar Ambassadors 12 UN Golden Jubilee 12 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 12 Donations from Abroad 12 Border & Regional Affairs 13 Social and Economic Cooperation 13 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 14 Cultural Visitors 14 Medical Visitors 14 Business Visitors 14 Religious Visitors 16 Media Visitors 16 Brunei Communications Minister 16 Chinese Local Officials 17 Pakistan Official 17 Thai Defence Minister 17 Japanese Trade Adviser 17 US UN Representative 17 Warning from US Businesswoman 17 Romanian Commerce Official 17 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 17 Delegations to Meetings & Events 18 World Women's Conference 19 Military Delegation to China 20 Livestock Delegation to Indonesia 21 Two Delegations to China 21 Delegation to UN General Assembly 21 Delegations Return 21 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 22 Appointments Confirmed 22 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 22 GOVERNMENT Myanma Gemstone Law 22 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 23 Economic Inaugurations 25 Advertisements 26 Foreign Investment Projects 26 Business Courses 27 Banking 27 Agriculture 27 Housing 27 Transport 27 Tourism 27 Border Areas 28 New 500 Kyat Banknote 28 Rainfall in Yangon 28 HEALTH Health Articles 28 Health Information System 28 New Military Hospital 28 SPORTS Sports Articles 29 Myanmar Teams and Officials 29 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 29 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 29 Publications 29 Universities and Institutes 29 Yangon University Diamond Jubilee 30 Religion 30 Ode to the "Side-car" 30 Anyeint Competition 30 Documentary Films 32 Computer Education 32 News Policy 33 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 33 Crime 34 Anti-Narcotics Activities 34 Articles on Narcotics 35 Obituaries 35 Floods 35 Model Contest 36
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (170K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume IX, No. 8, August 1995
Date of publication: August 1995
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 3 Special Refresher Courses 3 National Races 3 USDA 4 Judiciary 4 Khin Nyunt Tours Rakhine 4 Chairman Than Shwe in Upper Myanmar 4 Amnesty International is Political 5 Gen. Maung Aye Tours Upper Myanmar 5 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 5 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 6 New Myanmar Ambassadors 6 Myanmar and ASEAN 6 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 7 Environmental Conference 7 Donations from Abroad 7 Border & Regional Affairs 8 Social and Economic Cooperation 8 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 8 International NGO Visitors 9 Cultural Visitors 9 Medical Visitors 9 Business Visitors 9 Religious Visitors 10 Brunei Communications Minister 10 Korean Special Envoy 11 Lao Military Delegation 11 US Congressman Bob Livingston 11 Bangladesh Parliamentarian 11 Singapore Diplomats 11 US Senators 11 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 11 Delegations to Meetings & Events 12 Kunming Trade Fair 95 12 Rail Minister to Indonesia 13 World Women's Conference 13 Delegations Return 13 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 14 Appointments Confirmed 14 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 14 Further Splits in KNU 14 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 14 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 14 Economic Inaugurations 15 Advertisements 16 International Business Projects 16 Business Courses 17 Banking 17 Computer Association 17 200 Kyat Note Issued 18 Privatization 18 Environmental Problems 18 Jewellery Shops Warned 18 Airlines 18 Rainfall in Yangon 18 HEALTH Health Articles 19 SPORTS Sports Articles 19 Myanmar Teams and Officials 19 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 19 Holes-in-one 19 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 19 Publications 20 Universities and Institutes 20 Yangon University Diamond Jubilee 21 Religion 21 English-language School 21 Motion Pictures Diamond Jubilee 21 High School Exams 21 Cultural Courses 21 Educational Subsidies 22 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 22 Crime 23 Anti-Narcotics Activities 24 Articles on Narcotics 24 Obituaries 25 Earthquakes 26 Building Collapses 26 Limited Parking 26 Fishermen Returned 26
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (122K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume IX, No. 7, July 1995
Date of publication: July 1995
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 "Destiny of the Nation" 2 Other Political Articles 56 Secretary-1 on National Objectives 56 Returnees from Bangladesh 57 Special Refresher Courses 57 National Races 57 USDA 58 Police Reform 58 Senior General Than Shwe on Tour 60 Daw Aung San Suu Kyi's Family 60 Gen. Maung Aye on Tour 60 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 60 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 61 New Myanmar Ambassadors 61 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 62 Donations from Abroad 62 Border & Regional Affairs 63 Social and Economic Cooperation 63 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 63 International NGO Visitors 63 Cultural Visitors 63 Medical Visitors 63 Business Visitors 63 Religious Visitors 64 Chinese Agriculture Minister 64 Chinese Defence Minister 64 Chinese Local Officials 65 Maldive Health Delegation 65 Laos Agriculture Delegation 65 Indian Commercial Delegation 65 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 65 Delegations to Meetings & Events 65 Planning Minister to Vienna 66 Delegations to China 66 Foreign Minister to ASEAN Session 66 Delegations Return 66 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 66 Appointments Confirmed 67 GOVERNMENT Pearl Law 67 Arzani (Martyrs) Day 67 Home Ministry Notifications 67 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 67 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 67 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 67 Economic Inaugurations 68 Advertisements 68 International Business Projects 69 Business Courses 70 Cooperatives 70 Gems 70 Privatisation 70 Banks 70 Agriculture 71 Tourism 71 Rainfall in Yangon 71 HEALTH Health Articles 71 New Infectious Diseases Hospital 72 Secretary-1 on Health Cost-sharing 72 SPORTS Sports Articles 72 Myanmar Teams and Officials 72 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 72 Hole-in-one 72 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 73 Publications 73 Universities and Institutes 73 Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee 73 Libraries 74 Anyeint Competition 74 Yangon University Diamond Jubilee 74 Educational Reform 75 Tooth Relic Pagodas 75 Movies Diamond Jubilee 75 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 76 Anti-Narcotics Activities 78 Articles on Narcotics 78 Obituaries 80 Engagement & Marriage 80 Earthquakes 80
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (313K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume IX, No. 6, June 1995
Date of publication: June 1995
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 "Destiny of the Nation" 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 33 Special Refresher Courses 33 National Races 34 Police to be Military Reserve 34 SLORC Vice-Chairman Tours Center 34 Judicial Honesty 35 Mon Party Rejoins Legal Fold 35 NATIONAL CONVENTION Plenary Session (of April 6) 35 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 37 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 39 New Myanmar Ambassadors 39 Thai Charge Refuted (Apr. 6) 39 International Fashion Show 40 Relations with China Feted 40 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 40 Donations from Abroad 40 Border & Regional Affairs 41 Social and Economic Cooperation 41 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 42 Cultural Visitors 42 Medical Visitors 42 Business Visitors 42 Singapore Business Study Mission 43 Religious Visitors 44 Journalists 44 Japanese Deputy Foreign Minister 44 Vietnam Education Minister 44 Bangladesh Cultural Troupe 44 Chinese Health Vice-Minister 44 Chinese Agriculture Minister 45 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 45 Delegations to Meetings & Events 45 Religious Delegations 46 Business Delegations 46 Than Shwe to Indonesia & Singapore 46 Tatmadaw Delegation to Laos 48 Tatmadaw Delegation to Pakistan 48 Delegations Visit China 48 Delegations Return 49 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 49 Appointments 49 Appointments Confirmed 49 GOVERNMENT New Immigration Ministry 49 Assignment to Security Commission 49 Cabinet Shuffle 49 New Ministers Named 50 New Deputy Ministers 50 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 50 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 50 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 51 Inauguration of Projects 51 Advertisements 51 International Business Projects 52 Business Courses 53 Transportation 53 Banking 53 Government Cooperatives 53 Foreign Exchange Admissions 54 Garden City Plan 54 Rice Exports 54 Myanmar International Exposition 54 Gems 54 Import Substitution Seminar 55 Taxis to be Duty-free 55 Rainfall in Yangon 55 HEALTH AIDS Campaign 55 SPORTS Sports Articles 55 Myanmar Teams and Officials 56 Foreign Teams, Coaches, etc. 56 CULTURAL Universities & Institutes 56 Publications 57 Schools 57 Religion 57 Thihathana Throne 57 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 57 Crime 59 Anti-Narcotics Activities 59 Articles on Narcotics 60 Drug Abuse Day Message 60 Obituaries 61 Fires 62 Anti-drug Postage Stamp 62
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (256K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume IX, No. 5, May 1995
Date of publication: May 1995
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 4 Special Refresher Courses 4 National Races 5 USDA 6 Myanma Not Involved in Thailand 6 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 7 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 8 New Myanmar Ambassadors 8 Diplomatic Tours 8 International Fashion Show 8 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 9 Donations from Abroad 9 Border & Regional Affairs 10 Social and Economic Cooperation 10 FOREIGN VISITORS Medical Visitors 10 Business Visitors 11 Religious Visitors 12 Journalists 13 Lao President 13 Japanese Trade Official 14 Singapore Tax Officials 14 Japanese Parliamentarians 14 Czech Trade Official 14 Chinese Delegations 14 Vietnam Ministerial Delegations 14 US Congressman 14 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 15 Delegations to Meetings & Events 15 Religious Delegations 15 Than Shwe to Indonesia & Singapore 15 Delegations Return 15 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 16 Appointments 16 Appointments Confirmed 16 GOVERNMENT Workers Day Message 16 Yangon City Law Amendment 17 Central Bank Law Amendment 17 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 17 Tatmadaw Actions 17 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 18 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 18 Inauguration of Projects 19 Advertisements 19 International Business Projects 19 Business Courses 20 Computers 21 Banking 21 Privatization 21 Company Blacklisted 21 Economic Figures 22 New Hill Station Planned 22 Tourism 22 Twantay Canal 22 Nationalities Village 22 National Forestry Plan 22 Rainfall in Yangon 22 HEALTH Health Articles 23 No Tobacco Day 23 Drugs Recalled 23 Birth Control 23 SPORTS Sports Articles 23 Myanmar Teams and Officials 23 Hole In One 23 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 23 Universities & Institutes 24 Buddhism 24 Publications 25 National Library Building 25 Warning on Culture 25 YU Diamond Jubilee 25 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 25 Crime 26 Anti-Narcotics Activities 27 Articles on Narcotics Law 27 Obituaries 28 Fires 28 Special Delivery Mail 28 Earthquakes 29 Weddings and Engagements 29 Parking Permits 29 Drifting Fishermen 29
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (146K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume IX, No. 4, April 1995
Date of publication: April 1995
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 3 Special Refresher Courses 3 Prisoners Released 4 National Races 4 Than Shwe Tours Northern Myanmar 4 Than Shwe Addresses Graduates 5 SLORC Vice-Chairman Tours South 9 Than Shwe to Youth 9 NATIONAL CONVENTION Plenary Session 9 Proposal Papers Read 10 Panel of Chairmen Findings 33 U Aung Toe's Clarification 35 Lt-Gen. Myo Nyunt's Closing Speech 53 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 57 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 58 New Myanmar Ambassadors 58 US & Canada Criticized 58 Diplomatic Relations with South Africa 59 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 59 Donations from Abroad 59 Border & Regional Affairs 60 Social and Economic Cooperation 61 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 62 Private International Groups 62 Cultural Visitors 62 Medical Visitors 62 Business Visitors 62 Religious Visitors 63 Indonesian Planning Minister 63 Russian Parliamentarians 63 Laotian Delegation 64 Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister 64 Japanese Deputy Foreign Minister 64 Thai Foreign Minister 64 Malaysian Finance Delegation 64 U.S. Senators 64 Thai General 64 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 64 Delegations to Meetings & Events 65 Religious Delegations 65 Trade Delegation to India 65 Cultural Delegation to Laos 66 Delegations Return 66 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 66 Appointments 66 GOVERNMENT Legal Articles 66 1995 State Budget Law (Cont.) 66 Police Discipline Law 68 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 77 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 77 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 78 Inauguration of Projects 78 Joint Ventures 78 Advertisements 79 International Business Projects 80 Business Courses 80 Rice Exports 80 Banking 80 Privatization 80 Tourism 81 New 5 & 10 Kyat Banknotes 81 Agriculture 81 Rainfall in Yangon 81 HEALTH Health Articles 82 Leprosy 82 SPORTS Foreign Teams and Officials 82 Holes-in-one 82 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 82 Universities 82 Buddhism 82 Other Religions 82 Television 82 Mon Literary Prizes 83 Thingyan 83 Entertainment Permits 83 Maternal & Child Welfare 84 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 84 Crime 85 Anti-Narcotics Activities 86 Obituaries 87 Earthquake 87 Fires 87
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (318K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume IX, No. 3, March 1995
Date of publication: March 1995
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Whither KNU? 4 Letter from a Myanmar American 8 Aftermath of Manerplaw Capture 9 Returnees from Bangladesh 10 Special Refresher Courses 10 Prisoners Released 10 National Races 11 Unocal Defends Myanmar 11 Police Reform 11 KNPP Ends Armed Struggle 11 Sen-Gen. Than Shwe Addresses USDA 12 NATIONAL CONVENTION National Convention Working Sessions 13 Plenary Session 13 Proposal Papers Read 14 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 29 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 30 New Myanmar Ambassadors 30 Chinese Ambassador's Message 30 Thai Fishermen Released 30 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 30 Donations from Abroad 31 Border & Regional Affairs 31 Social and Economic Cooperation 32 Narcotics Cooperation 32 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 32 Cultural Visitors 32 Medical Visitors 33 Business Visitors 33 Religious Visitors 34 Thai Assistant Army Commander 34 Beijing Vice-Mayor 35 Indonesian Planning Minister 35 Russian Parliamentarians 35 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 35 Delegations to Meetings & Events 36 Religious Delegations 36 SLORC Chairman to Vietnam 36 Joint Communique 38 Delegations Return 40 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 40 Appointments 40 GOVERNMENT Legal Articles 40 Peasants Day Message 40 Armed Forces Day and Address 42 Communicable Diseases Law 49 Supplementary Appropriations Law 49 1995 State Budget Law 50 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 50 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 51 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 51 Inauguration of Projects 52 Joint Ventures 52 Advertisements 53 International Business Projects 53 Business Courses 54 Banking 54 Transport 54 Myanma Trade Fair 54 Tourism 55 Gems 55 Bangladesh Trade Exhibition 56 Energy 57 New Stamp and Banknote 57 Rainfall in Yangon 57 SPORTS Sports Articles 57 Myanmar Teams and Officials 57 Foreign Teams and Officials 57 Hole-in-one 58 Sports Miscellany 58 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 58 Publications 58 Universities 59 Environment 59 Buddhist Groups & Activities 59 Education 60 Myanmar Computer Font 60 Warnings on Cultural Misdeeds 61 Mandalay Moat Project Celebrated 61 New TV Station 61 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 61 Crime 63 Anti-Narcotics Activities 63 Narcotics Destruction Exhibition 63 Obituaries 64 Roof Collapse 64 Fires 64 Betel Nut Banned in Yangon 65
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (264K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume IX, No. 2, February 1995
Date of publication: February 1995
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 "Whither KNU?" 3 "What caused Nga Mya to run?" 14 Secretary-1 on Manerplaw Capture 16 Press Conference on Manerplaw 17 Kayins Return to Myanmar 17 SLORC Chairman on Tour 18 KNU Kawmura Base Falls 18 Returnees from Bangladesh 18 Special Refresher Courses 19 Prisoners Released 20 National Races 20 NATIONAL CONVENTION National Convention Working Sessions 20 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 21 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 21 New Myanmar Ambassadors 21 Diplomatic Tours 22 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 22 Donations from Abroad 22 Border & Regional Affairs 22 Social and Economic Cooperation 22 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 23 Cultural Visitors 23 Medical Visitors 24 Business Visitors 24 Religious Visitors 25 Foreign Journalists 25 US Burma Campaign Veterans 26 Mauritius Trade Minister 26 Bhutan Health Secretary 26 OSS Veterans 26 US Narcotics Team 27 Vietnam Defence Minister 27 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 27 Delegations to Meetings & Events 28 Energy Delegation to Thailand 28 Secretary-2 to Thailand 28 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 29 Appointments 29 GOVERNMENT Legal Articles 29 Union Day 29 Union Day Message 29 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 31 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 31 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 31 Inauguration of Projects 31 Advertisements 32 International Business Projects 33 Business Courses 33 Government Cooperatives 33 Tourism 34 Gems 34 Banking 34 Indian Trade Exhibition 34 Agriculture 35 Industry 35 Exports 36 Women Entrepreneurs Group 36 Transportation 36 Myanma Trade Fair 36 Rainfall in Yangon 36 SPORTS Foreign Teams and Sponsors 37 Hole-in-one 37 HEALTH Iodized Salt 37 AIDS 37 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 37 Publications 37 Universities 37 Religious Groups & Activities 37 Marine National Park 38 Role of Women 38 Bullock-cart Races 38 Amusement Park Opens 38 Writer Sayagyi U Thu Kha Honored 39 Cultural Policy 39 Dress Code for Performers 40 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 41 Crime 43 Anti-Narcotics Activities 43 Obituaries 44 U Nu Dies 44 Fires 44
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (188K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume IX, No. 1, January 1995
Date of publication: January 1995
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 KNU Buddhists Defect, Take Manerplaw 4 Vulgarity of Asian Businessmen 6 Returnees from Bangladesh 8 Special Refresher Courses 8 National Races 9 Police Reform 9 Rumour Mongers Denounced 10 Prisoners Released 10 NATIONAL CONVENTION National Convention Working Sessions 10 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 11 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 12 New Myanmar Ambassadors 12 Diplomats Visit Myitkyina & Putao 12 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 13 Donations from Abroad 13 Border & Regional Affairs 14 Economic and Cultural Cooperation 14 Agreements with International Agencies 14 FOREIGN VISITORS Vice-Mayor of Kunming (October) 15 International Agency Visitors 15 Cultural and Medical Visitors 15 Business Visitors 15 Sri Chinmoy Meditation Group 17 Religious Visitors 17 Foreign Journalists 18 Indonesian Delegations 18 Japanese Parliamentarians 18 Thai Foreign Minister 18 Japanese Shadow Play Troupe 18 Yunnan Deputy Governor 18 US Burma Campaign Veterans 19 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 19 Delegations to Meetings & Events 19 Delegations Return 19 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 19 GOVERNMENT Legal Articles 20 Independence Day Message 20 Independence Day Activities 21 Independence Day Congratulations 22 Independence Day Titles & Honours 22 Myanmar Return Extended 23 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 23 Major Defections 23 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 24 Inauguration of Projects 24 Advertisements 25 International Business Projects 26 Business Courses 27 Tourism 27 National Races Village 29 Privatisation 29 Coop Market Festival 29 Conservation of Forests 30 Rice Trade Freed 31 Boats To and From China 31 Banking 31 Pearl Sale 31 Taxation 31 Border Development 31 Thai Natural Gas Contract Signed 32 Economic Miscellany 32 Rainfall in Yangon 32 SPORTS Myanmar Teams and Delegations 32 Foreign Teams and Sponsors 33 Holes-in-one 33 HEALTH Health Articles 33 Birth Spacing Symposium 33 Myanmar Medical Assoc. Conference 34 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 34 Publications 34 Universities 34 Motion Picture Awards 35 Religious Groups & Activities 35 Buddha's Tooth Relic 35 Literary Awards 35 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 36 Crime 38 Anti-Narcotics Activities 39 Obituaries 40 Marriage 40 Earthquake 40 Toxic Poisoning 40 EDITORIAL POLICIES General Considerations 40 Specific Headings 41 Editorial Style 42
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (180K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VIII, No. 12, December 1994
Date of publication: December 1994
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 2 Special Refresher Courses 2 USDA 3 National Races 3 NATIONAL CONVENTION National Convention Working Sessions 3 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 4 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 5 New Myanmar Ambassadors 5 Diplomatic Tour 6 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 6 Business Seminars and Shows 7 Donations from Abroad 8 Border & Regional Affairs 9 Narcotics Cooperation 9 Fisheries Meeting 10 Religious Cooperation 10 Rice and Salt for Laos 10 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 10 Cultural and Medical Visitors 10 Business Visitors 10 Religious Delegations 12 Foreign Journalists 12 Laotian Dance Troupe 12 Yunnan Delegation 12 Bangladesh Home Minister 12 Thai Assistant Commander 12 Polish Vice-Minister 12 Chinese Construction Minister 13 Chinese Army Official 13 Chinese Premier Li Peng 13 Japanese Delegations 16 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 17 Delegations to Meetings & Events 17 Religious Delegations 17 Cultural Delegations 17 Deputy Home Minister to Laos 17 Delegations Return 18 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 18 Appointments 18 Appointments Confirmed 18 GOVERNMENT Legal Articles 18 New Deputy Tourism Minister 19 National Environment Policy 19 Union Day 19 Political Pensions Raised 19 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 19 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 20 Inauguration of Economic Projects 20 Advertisements 20 International Business Projects 23 Domestic Business Projects 24 Medical & Pharmaceutical Exposition 24 Agriculture 24 Aviation 24 Banking 25 Privatization 25 Tourism 25 Gems and Jade Sales 26 Myanmar Jeeps For Sale 26 Business Organizations 26 Township Development Committees 26 Business Registrations 27 Rainfall in Yangon 27 SPORTS Myanmar Teams and Delegations 27 Foreign Teams and Delegations 27 Student Sports Festival 27 Traditional Regatta Festival 27 Chairman's Golf Trophy 28 HEALTH Health Articles 29 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 29 Publications 29 Universities 30 Buddhist Culture Courses 30 Literary Prizegiving 30 Christmas 31 Education 31 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 31 Crime 33 Anti-Narcotics Activities 34 Obituaries 34 Marriage 35 New Memorial to Emperor Shah Zafar 35 New Crematorium 35 Fires 35 Earthquake 35 Train Derailment 35
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (166K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VIII, No. 11, November 1994
Date of publication: November 1994
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 3 Special Refresher Courses 3 USDA 5 Meeting with Kayan Pyithit Party 5 Police Warned to Mend Ways 5 NATIONAL CONVENTION National Convention Working Sessions 5 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 7 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 8 New Myanmar Ambassadors 8 Diplomatic Schools 8 Military Attaches Visit Shan State 8 Embassies Visit Border Areas 8 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 8 Donations from Abroad 10 Border Affairs 10 Myanmar-Indian Strategic Roundtable 11 Red Cross Donors 11 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 11 Cultural and Medical Visitors 12 Business Visitors 12 Foreign Journalists 14 US State Department Mission 14 German Deputy Finance Minister 14 Thai Retired Generals 14 British Diplomat 15 UN Human Rights Representative 15 Chinese Communications Minister 15 Thai Upper House Speaker 15 Chinese Friendship Mission 15 Malaysian Commander-in-Chief 16 Yunnan Delegation 16 Australian Senator 16 Laotian Dance Troupe 16 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 16 Delegations to Meetings & Events 16 Religious Delegations 17 Secretary-2 to China 17 Border Minister to Vietnam 17 Rail Transport Minister to Japan 17 Delegations Return 17 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 18 Transfers 18 Appointments Confirmed 18 GOVERNMENT Legal Articles 18 National Day 18 MILITARY Attacks by Armed Groups 19 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 19 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 19 Inauguration of Economic Projects 20 Advertisements 20 Joint Ventures 22 Tourists & Facilities 22 Agriculture 23 Boat Deals with China 23 Monywa Cooperative Market Festival 23 Tax Regulations 23 Kuala Lumpur Air Service 24 Banking 24 Medical & Pharmaceutical Exposition 24 Rainfall in Yangon 25 SPORTS Sports Articles 25 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 25 Foreign Teams and Delegations 25 SE Asia Rowing Championships 26 Mayor's Marathon 26 Hole-in-One 26 Student Sports Festival 26 HEALTH Indigenous Medicine 27 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 27 Performing Arts Competitions 28 Publications 28 Universities 28 YMCA Centenary 29 Kachin Cultural Museum 29 Literary Awards 29 Film Entered in Festival 31 Buddhist Dictionary 31 Shwebo Palace Restoration 31 Monastic Schools 31 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 31 Crime 33 Anti-Narcotics Activities 33 Obituaries 33 Earthquakes 33 Flood Damage 34 Funeral of Sayadaw 34
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (160K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VIII, No. 10, October 1994
Date of publication: October 1994
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 2 Special Refresher Courses 2 Gen. Than Shwe On Tour 3 SSNPLO Rebels Give Up 3 Special Regions 3 General Maung Aye On Tour 3 Secretary-1 Meets Aung San Suu Kyi 4 NATIONAL CONVENTION National Convention Plenary Session 4 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 5 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 6 New Myanmar Ambassadors 7 United Nations Day Message 7 New US Charge d'Affaires 7 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 8 Donations from Abroad 9 Goodwill Jade Plaque for Leyte 9 Indonesia House 9 Chinese Photo Exhibit in Mandalay 9 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 9 Cultural and Medical Visitors 9 Business Visitors 10 Foreign Journalists 10 Religious Delegations 11 Vientiane Mayor 11 Kunming Vice-Mayor 11 Thai Deputy Foreign Minister 11 Yunnan Cultural Delegations 11 Indonesian Military Delegation 12 German Diplomat 12 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 12 Delegations to Meetings & Events 12 Religious Delegations 13 Myanmar at the UNGA 13 Marionette Troupe to Japan 16 Delegations Return 16 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 16 Appointments 16 Appointments Confirmed 17 GOVERNMENT Legal Articles 17 Deputy Minister Re-assigned 17 Reorganization of Police 17 Independence Day Celebrations 17 MILITARY Surrenders by Armed Group Members 18 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 18 Project and Commercial Inaugurations 18 Advertisements 18 Foreign Business Agreements 20 Aviation 20 Joint Ventures 20 Survivors' Pensions Increased 21 Agriculture 21 Heavy Industries 21 Banking News 21 Privatisation 22 Gems Emporium 22 Exports and Imports 23 Visit Myanmar Year 1996 23 Hotel Proposals Regulated 23 Rainfall in Yangon 24 SPORTS Sports Articles 24 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 24 Foreign Teams and Delegations 24 XII Asian Games 24 HEALTH Health Articles 25 Protection against Plague 25 AIDS Courses 25 Compulsory Medical Service 26 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 26 Computers in Schools 26 Publications 27 Universities 27 Cultural Artistes Warned 27 Patriotic Video Features 27 Entertainers Warned 28 Performing Arts Competitions 28 Donations to Shwedagon Pagoda 29 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 29 Crime 32 Anti-Narcotics Activities 32 Obituaries 32 Earthquakes 33 Engagement 33
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
Format/size: pdf (159K)
Date of entry/update: 07 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VIII, No. 9, September 1994
Date of publication: September 1994
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 4 USDA General Meeting 4 Special Refresher Courses 6 Gen. Maung Aye Tours Upcountry 7 Than Shwe Meets Daw Aung San Su Kyi 7 Lt-Gen. Khin Nyunt Meets KIO Leaders 7 State Enterprise Privatisation 7 NATIONAL CONVENTION National Convention Plenary Session 8 Lt-Gen. Myo Nyunt's Opening Speech 9 U Aung Toe's Clarifications 11 Self-administered areas and zones 12 Legislatures 20 National Executive 34 Region/State governments 44 Self-administered area governments 52 Union Territory administration 54 Judiciary 56 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 66 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 67 New Myanmar Ambassadors 68 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 68 Donations from Abroad 68 Border Cooperation 69 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 69 Cultural and Medical Visitors 69 Business Visitors 69 Foreign Journalists 69 Thai Princess 69 Thai National Security Council 70 Veterans 70 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 70 Delegations to Meetings & Events 70 Workers Abroad 71 Secretary-1 to China 71 Dance Troupe to Japan 72 UNGA Delegation 72 Tourism Minister to Indonesia 72 IMF Delegation 72 Delegations Return 72 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 72 GOVERNMENT Legal Articles 72 Myanmar Mines Law 72 MILITARY Attacks by Armed Groups 73 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 73 Mon Pyithit Party of Ye Returns 73 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 73 Project Inaugurations 74 Advertisements 74 Foreign Business Agreements 75 Gems 75 Thanlyin-Kyauktan Industrial Zone 75 Banks and Banking 75 Thailand Agrees to Buy Natural Gas 76 Hotel Taxes in Foreign Exchange 76 Shops Must Move 76 Rainfall in Yangon 76 SPORTS Sports Articles 77 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 77 Foreign Teams and Delegations 77 Student Sports Festival 77 HEALTH Health Articles 77 Drinking Water Production 78 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 78 Chinese Photo Exhibit 78 Relics Found 78 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 78 Crime 79 Anti-Narcotics Activities 79 Obituaries 80 Bumping Cars in Maha Bandoola Park 80 Postage Stamp 80 Earthquakes 80 Aid for Train Wreck Victims 80 Engagement 81 Firecrackers Banned 81 Fires 81
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The New Light of Myanmar"
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VIII, No. 8, August 1994
Date of publication: August 1994
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 2 USDA 2 Special Refresher Courses 3 Special Regions 3 Gen. Maung Aye On Tour 3 Action Against Destructionist 4 NATIONAL CONVENTION Reconvening of Convention 4 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 4 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 5 New Myanmar Ambassadors 5 Diplomatic Relations with Cambodia 5 Chinese Consulate in Mandalay 5 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 5 Donations from Abroad 6 Border Cooperation 7 British/UNICEF Book Fair 7 Asian Clearing Union 7 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 7 Cultural and Medical Visitors 7 Business Visitors 8 Foreign Journalists 8 Korean Red Cross Youth 8 Thai Retired General 9 Vietnam Agriculture Minister 9 Chinese Trade Delegation 9 US/British War Veterans 9 Indonesian Cultural Delegation 9 Thai Defence College Head 10 Singapore Legal Mission 10 US State Department Official 10 Singapore Trade Minister 10 US Congressman 10 Thai National Security Secretary 10 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 10 Delegations to Meetings & Events 11 Religious Delegations 11 Deputy Foreign Minister to Iran 11 Energy Minister to Vietnam & Korea 12 Workers to Korea 12 Delegations Return 12 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 12 Confirmation of Appointments 12 GOVERNMENT Legal Articles 12 Judicial Report 13 MILITARY Attacks by Armed Groups 13 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 13 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 13 Project Inaugurations 14 Advertisements 14 Foreign Business Agreements 15 UNOCAL Defends Investment 16 Luggage Clearance Expedited 16 Investment Commission Rules 16 Banks 16 Myanmar International Airways 16 1995 Myanmar Trade Fair 17 Gems 17 Myanma Fisheries Enterprise Closed 17 Business Education Seminars 17 Joint Ventures 17 New Fire Engines 18 Rainfall in Yangon 18 SPORTS Myanmar Teams and Delegations 18 Foreign Teams and Delegations 18 Hole in One 19 Sports Festival in Kachin State 19 HEALTH Goiter 19 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 19 Publications 20 Mandalay Moat Dredged 20 Armed Forces Jubilee Competitions 20 Performing Arts Competitions 21 Education 21 Extra-hour Classes 21 Monastic Education School 22 Universities and Institutes 22 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 22 Crime 23 Officials Charged with Bribery 23 Anti-Narcotics Activities 24 Obituaries 24 Earthquakes 24 Floods 24
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VIII, No. 7, July 1994
Date of publication: July 1994
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 2 Special Refresher Courses 2 Special Regions 3 Meeting With NLD Defectors 3 Border Development 4 Khun Sa 4 Khin Nyunt on Culture 4 KNPLF Returns to Legal Fold 5 Kayan Pyithit Returns to Legal Fold 5 DIPLOMATIC5 Diplomatic Calls 5 US Reception 6 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 6 New Myanmar Ambassadors 6 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Joint Workshops & Projects 6 Foreign Donations 7 Border Demarcation 7 Regional Environmental Meeting 7 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 8 Cultural and Medical Visitors 8 Business Visitors 8 Foreign Journalists 9 Japanese Oppose Sanctions 9 Indian Rail Delegation 9 American Praises Myanmar 9 Korean Red Cross Youth 11 Australian Senator 11 Malaysian Transport Minister 11 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 11 Delegations to Meetings & Events 12 Foreign Minister to Malaysia 12 Workers to Korea and Singapore 12 Two Ministers Visit Indonesia 13 Mines Minister to Canada & USA 13 Yangon Mayor to Singapore 13 Livestock Minister to China 13 Foreign Minister to ASEAN Meeting 14 Delegations Return 14 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 14 Appointments 14 Confirmation of Appointments 14 GOVERNMENT Legal Articles 14 Aircraft Rules Amendment 15 MILITARY Attacks by Armed Groups 15 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 15 Attacks on Khun Sa 15 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 15 Project Inaugurations 15 Advertisements 16 Foreign Business Agreements 17 Business Registrations 18 Minerals 18 Express Bus to Mandalay 18 Credit Cards & Bank Licenses 18 Cellular Phones & Faxes 18 New Aircraft 18 Rainfall in Yangon 19 SPORTS Myanmar Teams and Delegations 19 Foreign Teams and Delegations 19 HEALTH Health Articles 20 Malaria 20 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 20 Publications 21 Education Employees Cooperatives 21 Culture for Tourists 21 Bayintnaung Palace Restoration 21 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 22 Crime 24 Anti-Narcotics Activities 24 Narcotics Publicly Destroyed 24 Obituaries 25 Roadside Food Vendors 25 Earthquakes 25 Train Collision 25 Singapore Sailors Rescued 25 Flood Warnings 25 Fires and Traffic Accidents 25
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VIII, No. 6, June 1994
Date of publication: June 1994
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Drug Warlord Khun Sa 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 4 Special Refresher Courses 4 Special Regions 4 Meeting with KIO 5 Border Development 5 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 6 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 7 New Myanmar Ambassadors 7 Statement on Drug Abuse 7 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops, Etc. 8 Foreign Donations 9 Pakistan Gandhara Art Exhibition 10 US/Myanmar Parachute Demonstration 10 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 10 Cultural and Medical Visitors 10 Business Visitors 10 Foreign Journalists 11 Religious Delegations 12 Sacred Tooth 12 Philippine Senator 12 Indian Commerce Secretary 12 Russian Anti-Drug Organization 12 Japanese Economic Mission 13 US Thai/Burma Country Officer 13 Chinese Military Delegation 13 Malaysian Economic Mission 14 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 14 Religious Delegations 15 Business Delegations 15 Delegations to Meetings & Events 15 Myanma Workers Abroad 15 Delegation to ILO Conference 16 Gen. Than Shwe Visits Laos 16 Writers Visit China 17 Delegations Return 17 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 17 Appointments 17 Confirmation of Appointments 17 GOVERNMENT Science and Technology Law 17 Wild Life Conservation Law 18 YCDC Member Named 18 Financial Law Amendment 19 MILITARY Attacks by Armed Groups 19 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 19 Attacks on Khun Sa Bandits 19 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 21 Project Inaugurations 21 Advertisements 22 Joint Ventures & Foreign Investments 23 Natural Gas 23 Myanmar International Exposition '94 23 Banks Licensed 24 Foreign Bank Licensed 24 Imports 24 Transportation 24 Jute 25 Telephones Double 25 Myanmar Tourism Articles 25 Cooperatives 26 Rainfall in Yangon 27 SPORTS Myanmar Teams and Delegations 27 Foreign Teams and Delegations 27 Hole-in-One 27 HEALTH Health Articles 27 Dengue 28 National Health Plan 28 AIDS 28 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 28 Education Cooperatives 29 Health/Education Report on Children 29 Universities and Colleges 42 School Year Starts 42 Publications 42 World Environment Day 42 Archaeological Sites 43 Proper Dress for Musicians 43 Marionette Shows Revived 43 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 44 Crime 45 Anti-Narcotics Activities 46 Obituaries 46 Postage Stamp Contest 47 Earthquakes 47 Marriage and Engagements 47 Drifting Boatmen Rescued 47
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VIII, No. 5, May 1994
Date of publication: May 1994
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS 2 Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 3 Special Refresher Courses 3 USDA 3 Reconciliation With Kayinni Rebels 3 DIPLOMATIC 4 Diplomatic Calls 4 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 4 New Myanmar Ambassadors 4 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION 5 Workshops 5 Foreign Donations 6 Chinese Industry Fair 6 Bangladesh Returnee Relief 6 FOREIGN VISITORS 6 International Agency Visitors 6 Cultural and Medical Visitors 7 Business Visitors 7 Religious Delegations 7 Sacred Tooth 8 Singapore Development Mission 9 German Aid Official 9 Japanese Officials 9 Vietnam Prime Minister 9 Two Thai Ministers Visit 12 Indian General 12 Maldives Delegation 12 Yunnan Governor 12 Indonesian Ministers 13 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS 14 Study Delegations 14 Religious Delegations 15 Business Delegations 15 Delegations to Meetings & Events 15 Agriculture Minister to Egypt etc. 15 Deputy Prime Minister to South Africa 16 Trade Minister to Bangladesh 16 Construction Minister to China 16 Delegations Return 16 MYANMAR GAZETTE 16 Probationary Appointments 16 Transfers and Appointments 16 GOVERNMENT 17 Workers Day Message 17 YCDC Officers Named 18 MILITARY 18 Attacks by Armed Groups 18 Tatmadaw Actions 18 Terrorists Defeated in Rakhine 18 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 19 ECONOMIC 19 Economic Articles 19 Project Inaugurations 19 Advertisements 20 Joint Ventures & Foreign Investments 21 Overseas Telephone Calls 22 Economic Targets Exceeded 22 Environment 22 New Rail Service to Mandalay 23 Tribal Villages for Tourists 23 Freight Handling Charges Lowered 23 Rainfall in Yangon 23 SPORTS 23 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 23 HEALTH 24 Health Articles 24 Cholera in Yangon 24 Dengue 24 CULTURAL 24 Cultural and Scientific Articles 24 Health/Education Report on Children 24 Universities and Colleges 32 Publications 32 Computers 32 Planned Closure of Tuition Schools 32 MISCELLANEOUS 34 Sunday and Holiday Supplements 34 Crime 36 Anti-Narcotics Activities 36 Ex-US Drug Adviser With Khun Sa 37 Peter Bourne Responds 37 Obituaries 38 Earthquakes 39 Seven Adrift at Sea Rescued 39 Storm in Rakhine State 39 Train Wreck 39 Environment Day Stamp 39
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VIII, No. 4, April 1994
Date of publication: April 1994
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 2 Prisoners Released 3 Special Refresher Courses 3 USDA 3 Two Expatriates Return 3 Peace Call to KNU 4 Talks with National Race Leaders 5 NATIONAL CONVENTION National Convention Proceedings 5 Papers from Representatives-elect 5 Clarifications 13 Clarification by U Aung Toe 29 Final Compilation of Principles 40 Closing Speech by Lt-Gen. Myo Nyunt 45 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 48 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 48 New Myanmar Ambassadors 48 Myanmar Diplomats Exhorted 48 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 50 Foreign Donations 50 Border Demarcation News 51 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 51 Cultural and Medical Visitors 51 Business Visitors 51 Religious Delegations 51 Foreign Journalists 52 Malaysian Parliamentarians 52 German Parliamentarian 52 Philippine Foreign Secretary 52 Sacred Tooth 52 Indonesian Forestry Minister 53 Thai Foreign Minister 53 Singapore Tax Delegation 53 Japanese Parliamentarian 53 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 53 Religious Delegations 54 Delegations to Meetings & Events 54 Delegations Return 55 Delegation to GATT 55 Deputy Minister to Vietnam & Laos 55 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 56 Appointments Confirmed 56 GOVERNMENT Citizens Investment Law 56 Gen. Than Shwe Visits Mandalay Area 56 SLORC Vice Chairman Named 56 Auditor-General Replaced 56 Education Minister Transferred 57 New Education Minister 57 Three New Deputy-Ministers 57 MILITARY Attacks by Armed Groups 57 Surrenders by Armed Group Members 57 Gen. Than Shwe Addresses Officers 57 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 58 Project Inaugurations 58 Advertisements 59 Joint Ventures & Foreign Investments 59 Myanmar Trade Fair 94 59 Gems 59 Tourism 60 Wages, Prices, and Corruption 60 Palm Oil Imports 60 Development in Sagaing Division 60 Railways 60 Rainfall in Yangon 60 SPORTS Sports Articles 61 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 61 Foreign Teams and Delegations 61 Martial Arts Institute 61 HEALTH Health Articles 61 Cholera 61 Phencodin Declared Narcotic 62 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 62 Universities 62 Thingyan 62 Relics Recovered 63 Myanmar Computer Fonts 63 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 63 Crime 64 Anti-Narcotics Activities 64 Obituaries 64 Fires 64 Earthquake 64
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VIII, No. 3, March 1994
Date of publication: March 1994
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 2 Special Refresher Courses 2 Warning Against Subversion 2 USDA 3 Lt-Gen. Khin Nyunt Accuses Police 4 Talks with Kachins 6 NATIONAL CONVENTION National Convention Proceedings 7 Papers of Nationalities Delegates 8 Papers of Peasants, Workers, Intelligentsia and Intellectuals, and State Service Personnel Delegates 20 Papers of "Other Invited Delegates" (including "Special regions") 29 Papers of Political Parties Delegates 43 Papers of Representatives-elect Group 57 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 62 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 62 New Myanmar Ambassadors 62 Statements on Radio Free Asia 63 Diplomats visit Ayeyarwady 63 South African Sanctions Lifted 64 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 64 Foreign Donations 64 Myanmar-China Boundary Talks 64 Myanmar-India Anti-Drug Talks 64 Bagan Preservation Project 65 Narcotics Study Group 65 Myanmar-India Border Affairs 65 Tropical Cyclone Panel 65 China Light Industry Fair '94 65 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 65 Cultural and Medical Visitors 66 Business Visitors 66 Religious Delegations 67 Foreign Journalists 67 Thai Princess 67 Cuban Foreign Minister 67 US Library of Congress 68 Vietnam Minorities Minister 68 Singapore Prime Minister 68 Russian Diplomat 70 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 70 Religious Delegations 70 Delegations to Meetings & Events 70 Song and Dance Group to Laos 71 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 71 Appointments 71 Appointments Confirmed 71 GOVERNMENT Peasants Day Message 71 Accountancy Council Law 72 New Townships Planned in Yangon 72 Supplementary Appropriation Law 72 Armed Forces Day 73 1994 State Budget Law 75 MILITARY Armed Group Attacks 77 Members of Armed Groups Surrender 77 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 77 Project Inaugurations 77 Advertisements 78 Joint Ventures & Foreign Investments 79 New Banknotes Issued 80 Gems Emporium 80 Private Banks Licenced 81 Four-week Tourist Visas 81 Miscellany 81 Rainfall in Yangon 82 SPORTS Sports Articles 82 Foreign Teams and Delegations 82 Hole-in-One 82 HEALTH Health Articles 82 Military Medical Conference 82 Child Law Cases 82 Iodine Deficiency 83 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 83 Publications 83 Education 83 Buddhism 83 Entertainment 84 TV & VCP Licence Renewals 84 Sasana Working Committee 84 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 84 Crime 85 Anti-Narcotics Activities 86 Obituaries 86 Earthquake and Fire 87 Miscellany 87
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VIII, No. 2, February 1994
Date of publication: February 1994
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 2 SLORC Chairman's Views 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 3 Union Solidarity & Devel. Assoc. (USDA) 3 Teachers Warned 3 U.S. Rep. Sees Daw Aung San Suu Kyi 4 UDNR Students Addressed 6 Peace Announced in Kachin State 7 NATIONAL CONVENTION Continued Proceedings 9 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 10 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 10 Diplomatic Tours of Projects 11 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 11 Foreign Donations 12 Fashion Show 12 Tripartite Narcotics Conference 12 China Boundary Inspection 14 Bangladesh Border Talks 14 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 14 Cultural and Medical Visitors 14 Business Visitors 15 Foreign Journalists 15 Malaysian Intelligence Chief 16 Indian Home Secretary 16 Laotian Foreign Minister 16 Thai Senators 16 Korean Parliamentarian 16 Japanese Parliamentarian 16 Indonesian Foreign Minister 16 US Veterans' School Project 16 Philippine Senator 16 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 16 Business Delegations 18 Delegations to Meetings & Events 18 Religious Delegations 18 Trade Delegation to Three Countries 18 Returning Delegations 18 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 19 Appointments Confirmed 19 GOVERNMENT New Title for Border Minister 19 Union Day 19 Prison Officials Warned 20 MILITARY Insurgents Surrender 20 Naval History and Mission 20 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 21 Project Inaugurations 22 Advertisements 22 Joint Ventures & Foreign Investments 23 Imports 23 Donations for Border Regions 23 Farmer Purchase Loans 24 Border Crossings 24 Special Projects Committee 24 Diners Club in Myanmar 24 Economic Survey Planned 24 Gas Fields 24 Jade & Gems Emporium 25 Rainfall in Yangon 25 SPORTS Sports Articles 25 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 25 Foreign Teams and Delegations 25 Second National Sports Festival 25 Holes-in-One 25 Ceremonial Boat 25 HEALTH Health Articles 25 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 26 Education 26 Buddhism 26 Publications 26 Library Association 26 Motion Pictures 26 Mandalay & Amarapura Reconstruction 27 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 27 Crime 28 Anti-Narcotics Activities 29 Obituaries 30 Fires 30 Computer Group Formed 30 Speeders Punished 30 Engagement 30
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VIII, No. 1, January 1994
Date of publication: January 1994
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 4 Prisoners Released 4 Special Refresher Courses 4 Comment on Bertil Lintner 5 USDA Mass Rallies 7 Japanese Report on Myanmar 9 NATIONAL CONVENTION Convention Preparations 10 Convention Resumes Plenary Session 11 Lt-Gen. Myo Nyunt's Speech 11 Clarification by U Aung Toe 13 National Convention Proceedings 25 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 25 New Myanmar Ambassadors 26 Diplomatic Tours 26 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 26 Foreign Donations 27 China Boundary Inspection 27 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 27 Cultural and Medical Visitors 27 Business Visitors 28 Religious Delegations 28 Foreign Journalists 29 Myanmar Doctors From US Visit Home 29 Malaysian Intelligence Visitors 29 Singapore Elephant Experts 30 Sichuan Music Troupe 30 Japanese Veterans 30 Japanese Aid Delegation 30 Thai Parliamentary Delegation 30 Garuda Indonesian Airways 30 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 30 Business Delegations 31 Delegations to Meetings & Events 31 Deputy Foreign Minister to India 31 Economic Delegation to Kunming 31 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 31 Appointments 31 Appointments Confirmed 31 GOVERNMENT Independence Day Message 32 Independence Day Awards 33 Foreign Messages of Congratulations 34 Independence Day Ceremonies 35 Lecture to LORCs 36 New Deputy Ministers 36 Border Ministry Reorganized 36 MILITARY Explosives Seized 36 Armed Group Attacks 36 Members of Armed Groups Surrender 36 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 36 Project Inaugurations 37 Advertisements 38 Joint Ventures & Foreign Investments 38 Trade Fair in Tachilek 39 Department Stores Privatization 39 Development in Ex-Insurgent Areas 39 Satellite Towns Expansion 40 Volunteer Labour 40 Bhamo-Myitkyina Road Opened 40 Energy 40 Tourism 41 Merchant Marine 41 Rainfall in Yangon 41 SPORTS Sports Articles 41 National Sports Festival 41 Holes-in-One 42 New Golf Resort in Insein 42 HEALTH Health Articles 42 Dental Draft Announced 42 Myanmar Medical Association 43 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 43 TV Broadcasts Extended 43 Publications 43 Universities 43 Religion 44 U Ohn Pe Literary Awards 44 Cultural Policy 44 School Computers 44 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday and Holiday Supplements 44 Crime 46 Murder & Retribution 46 Anti-Narcotics Activities 48 Obituaries 48 Traffic Accidents 49 Fires 49
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VII, No. 12, December 1993
Date of publication: December 1993
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 3 Union Solidarity & Devel. Ass. (USDA) 4 Meetings with National Race Leaders 4 Special Refresher Courses 4 Literary & Photo Competition 5 NATIONAL CONVENTION Preparations 5 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 5 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 6 Myanmar Joins Ozone Pact 6 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 6 Foreign Donations 6 Strategic Studies Institute 7 Aviation Meeting 7 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 7 Cultural and Medical Visitors 7 Business Visitors 8 Religious Delegations 9 Foreign Journalists 9 Thai National Security Council 9 U.S. Senators 9 U.S. Congressmen 9 Myanmar Doctors From US Visit Home 9 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 10 Delegations to Meetings & Events 11 Human Rights Statement 11 Secretary-1 Visits Indonesia 13 Returning Delegations 14 MYANMAR GAZETTE Appointments Confirmed 14 GOVERNMENT National Day Message 15 National Day Slogans 16 Investment Office Renamed 16 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 16 Members of Armed Groups Surrender 16 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 16 Project Inaugurations 17 Advertisements 18 Joint Ventures & Foreign Investments 18 Agriculture 19 Purchase Agreements 19 Locomotives & Coaches Delivered 19 Tourist Festival in Tanintharyi 19 Kachin State Forests 19 Treasury Bonds 20 Jade Sale 20 Trade Fair in Tachilek 20 Edible Oil 21 Natural Gas Reserves 21 Mulberries and Silk 21 Union of Myanmar Economic Holdings 21 Rice Mill Wages Set 21 Rainfall in Yangon 21 SPORTS Sports Articles 22 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 22 Foreign Teams and Delegations 22 Student Sports Festival 22 Traditional Regatta Festival 23 Chairman's Trophy Golf Tourney 23 National Sports Festival 23 HEALTH World AIDS Day 24 Iodized Salt 24 CULTURAL Cultural and Scientific Articles 24 Sarpay Beikman Manuscript Awards 24 National Literary Awards 25 Universities 25 Publications 25 Archaeological Find 26 Sarsodaw Day Ceremonies 26 Radio Myanmar Shortwave 26 Literary Organization Conference 26 Myanmar Cultural Policy 27 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday Supplements 30 Crime 31 Anti-Narcotics Activities 31 Obituaries 32 Graffiti & Noise Penalized 32 Fires 33 Earthquake 33 Castaways Returned 33 Marriage & Engagements 33 Christmas 33
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VII, No. 11, November 1993
Date of publication: November 1993
Description/subject: Table of Contents: IMPORTANT MESSAGE TO SUBSCRIBERS... POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 2 Special Refresher Courses 3 Returnees from Bangladesh 3 Prisoners Released 4 Union Solidarity & Development Assoc. 4 Human Rights Violations Denied 4 Four Independence Day Objectives 4 Wa National Leaders 5 UN Human Rights Representative 5 Kayah Insurgents Wooed 6 Mon Insurgents Wooed 7 Kayin Insurgents Wooed 8 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 8 New Myanmar Ambassadors 9 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 9 Military Attaches Tour Border 9 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 9 Foreign Donations 9 Border Inspection 10 Drug Cooperation Committees 10 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 10 Cultural and Medical Visitors 10 Business Visitors 11 Religious Visitors 11 Foreign Journalists 11 Brunei Transport Officials 11 Chinese Troupe 12 Japanese Troupe 12 Thai Border Delegation 12 Thai Technical Delegation 12 Lampun Mayor 12 Thai Security Delegation 12 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 12 Delegations to Meetings & Events 13 Delegations Visit China 14 Returning Delegations 14 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 15 Appointments Confirmed 15 GOVERNMENT Animal Health Law 15 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 16 Insurgents Surrender 16 Law of War Course 16 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 16 Project Inaugurations 17 Advertisements 17 Joint Ventures 18 Gems Emporium 18 Hotels and Tourism 18 Four-week Tourist Visas 20 Treasury Bonds Issued 20 Oil and Gas 20 Packaging '93 Yangon Exhibit 20 Myanmar Forestry Journal 20 Foreign Banks Licenced 21 Buses Arrive 21 Rice 21 Exports/Imports 21 Airports 21 English-language Bookstore 21 Revenue Collectors Warned 21 Rainfall in Yangon 22 SPORTS Sports Articles 22 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 22 Foreign Teams and Delegations 22 Mayor's Marathon 23 HEALTH Health Articles 23 CULTURAL Education 23 Sule Pagoda History 23 New News Agency Telephones 23 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday Supplements 24 Crime 25 Anti-Narcotics Activities 25 Obituaries 26 Postal Rates 26 Fire 26
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VII, No. 10, October 1993
Date of publication: October 1993
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 2 Special Refresher Courses 3 Returnees from Bangladesh 4 Prisoners Released 4 Peace Talks with Kachins 4 Political Guidance 5 Union Solidarity & Development Assoc. 6 Press Conference on Seamen 7 Merchants Warned on Rice Prices 8 Security in Yangon 10 Terrorists Use Forged Passports 10 Wa Delegation 10 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 10 New Myanmar Ambassadors & Consuls 11 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 12 Message to India 12 Andaman Sea Trijunction Point 12 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 12 Foreign Dopnations 13 Advertising Agreement 14 Myanmar-China Boundary Committee 14 UNICEF Programme Review 14 Myanmar-India Narcotics Meeting 14 UN Day Messages 14 Workers to Malaysia 16 Quadripartite Drug Agreement 16 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 16 Cultural and Medical Visitors 17 Business Visitors 17 Religious Visitors 17 Foreign Journalists 17 Indian Surveyor-General 18 German Parliamentary Delegation 18 Japanese Parliamentary Delegation 18 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 18 Delegations to Meetings & Events 19 Myanmar Assistance Missions 20 UN General Assembly 20 Foreign Minister to Mexico 24 Health Minister to Mexico 25 Delegations to China 25 Returning Delegations 25 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 26 Appointments 26 Appointments Confirmed 26 GOVERNMENT Independence Day Committee 26 Wireless Fines Raised 26 Hotel & Tourism Law 26 Fishing Laws Amended 26 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 27 Insurgents Surrender 27 Terrorists Captured 27 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 27 Project Inaugurations 28 Advertisements 29 Joint Ventures 29 Company Registrations 30 Mid-year Gems Emporium 30 TV Satellite Dish Licences 31 Tourism 31 Agriculture & Forestry 31 Oil and Gas 32 Transportation 33 Chinese Fishing Trawlers 33 Taxation Reforms 33 Cooperatives 33 Rainfall in Yangon 33 SPORTS Sports Articles 34 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 34 Foreign Teams and Delegations 34 Regatta 34 Hole-in-One 34 Traditional Equestrian Festival 34 Sports Training Course 35 Parachutists Federation Formed 35 HEALTH AIDS 35 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 36 Education 36 Buddhism 36 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday Supplements 37 Crime 38 Anti-Narcotics Activities 39 Obituaries 40 Earthquakes 40 Airplane Overshoots Runway 41 Town Moved 41 Postage Stamps 41
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VII, No. 9, September 1993
Date of publication: September 1993
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 2 Special Refresher Courses 6 Returnees from Bangladesh 6 Prisoners Released 7 Two Expatriates Defect 7 28 Expatriates Return or Get Passports 7 Union Solidarity & Development Assoc. 8 NATIONAL CONVENTION Preparations 10 Plenary Session Resumed 10 Appraisal by Alternate Chairmen 10 Clarifications by U Aung Toe 26 Speech by Lt-Gen. Myo Nyunt 31 Convention Adjourned to January 33 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 33 New Myanmar Ambassadors 34 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 34 Myanmar & Chinese Consulates-General 34 Statement on Israeli-PLO Agreement 34 Diplomatic Relations with Brunei 34 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 35 Foreign Donations 35 Myanmar Donations 36 Myanmar Ad Agent for Singapore 36 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 36 Cultural and Medical Visitors 36 Business Visitors 36 Religious Visitors 36 Foreign Journalists 37 Malaysian Intelligence Chief 37 Thai Public Health Minister 37 Japanese Delegations 37 Thai Naval Commander 37 Thai Foreign Minister 37 Yunnan Cultural Delegation 38 American Judge 38 Bangladesh Border Delegation 38 Vatican Apostolic Delegate 38 Indian Surveyor-General 38 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 39 Delegations to Meetings & Events 40 Forestry Minister to Indonesia 41 Energy Minister to Thailand 41 Trade Minister on Asian Tour 41 Foreign Minister to Brunei 41 Returning Delegations 41 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 42 Appointments Confirmed 42 GOVERNMENT Military Promotions 42 Child Welfare Amendment 42 Two Supreme Court Justices Named 42 MILITARY KNU attacks ABSDF 42 Insurgents Surrender 42 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 43 Project Inaugurations 45 Advertisements 45 Joint Ventures 46 Transportation 46 Power Shortage 47 Agriculture 47 Statistics Publications 48 Postal Express 48 Parking in Yangon 48 Marine Insurance Enterprises 48 Demonetization Rumour Denied 48 Civil Service Bonus Rumour Denied 48 Tax Gouging Admitted 48 TV Satellite Dish Licensing Order 49 Rainfall in Yangon 49 SPORTS Sports Articles 49 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 50 Sports for Patriotism 50 Lady Parachutists Trained 50 HEALTH Health Articles 50 Dengue Fever 51 AIDS 51 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 51 Performing Arts Competition 52 School Books 54 Literary and Journalists Organizations 54 University of Culture Opens 54 Bagan Monuments Inventory 54 MISCELLANEOUS Sunday Supplements 55 Crime 56 Anti-Narcotics Activities 56 Obituaries 57 Birthday Greeting 57 Floods and Fires 57 Bicyclists Injured in Mandalay 58
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VII, No. 8, August 1993
Date of publication: August 1993
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 2 Special Refresher Courses 4 NLD Officials Prosecuted 5 Returnees from Bangladesh 5 Prisoners Released 5 Terrorist Demolition Group Captured 5 NATIONAL CONVENTION Delegate Discussions 5 Plenary Session Proceedings 5 Plenary Session Proposal Papers 7 SNLD Representatives-elect and Party 7 NUP Representatives-elect and Party 9 UPNO & SSKDP Representatives-elect 11 MKNSO Representatives-elect 13 NLD Representatives-elect and Party 15 Nationalities Delegates 19 An Independent Representative-elect 22 Peasant Delegates 23 Worker Delegates 25 Intellectual & Intelligentsia Delegates 28 State Service Personnel Delegates 32 Other Invited Delegates 41 UPNO Party 45 SSKDP Party 47 MKNSO Party 49 LNDP Party 50 UKL Party 52 KDUP Party 53 WNDP Party 55 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 57 New Myanmar Ambassadors 58 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 58 Myanmar-China Border Commission 58 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 59 Foreign Donations 59 UN Environmental Photo Exhibition 59 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 59 Business Visitors 60 Chinese Special Envoy 60 Thai Army Commander 60 Iranian Delegation 60 Thai Defence Minister 60 Singapore Economic Delegation 60 Lao Vice Foreign Minister 61 Costa Rican Delegation 61 US Senator and Congressman 61 Kuwaiti Envoy 61 Malaysian Intelligence Chief 62 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 62 Religious Delegations 62 Delegations to Meetings & Events 62 Business Delegations 63 Agriculture Minister 63 Returning Delegations 63 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 64 Appointments Confirmed 64 GOVERNMENT Border Areas Law 64 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 64 Insurgents Surrender 64 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 64 Yangon-Thanlyin Bridge Opened 66 Project Inaugurations 66 Advertisements 66 Joint Ventures 68 Tree-felling Banned in Yangon 68 Counterfeit Bahts 68 Agriculture and Fisheries 68 Mandalay-Myitkyina Express 68 Myanma Airways International 68 Rainfall in Yangon 68 SPORTS Sports Articles 69 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 69 HEALTH Health Articles 69 Tuberculosis 69 CULTURAL Sunday Supplements 70 Literary and Cultural Articles 71 Cremation Video Tapes 71 Education 71 Archaeology 72 Buddhist Missionary Course 72 Myanmar-English Dictionary 72 MISCELLANEOUS Crime 72 Anti-Narcotics Activities 73 Obituaries 74 Earthquakes 74 Engagement 74 San Yu Makes Gift 75 New Postage Stamps 75 Floods 75
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VII, No. 7, July 1993
Date of publication: July 1993
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 4 Prisoners Released 4 Special Refresher Courses 4 Test on Tatmadaw 4 Bangladesh Border Incident 5 Michael Aris Arrives 5 Warning on Satellite Dishes 5 NATIONAL CONVENTION Convention Procedings 5 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 6 New Myanmar Ambassadors 6 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 7 Russian Ambassador Praises Myanmar 7 Embassy Staff Smuggler Seized 8 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 8 Foreign Donations 9 Philippine Art Exhibit 9 50 Million Yuan Loan 9 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 9 Business Visitors 9 Academic and Health Visitors 9 Religious Delegations 10 Yunnan Trade Mission 10 Japanese Retired General 10 Malaysian Delegation 10 Singapore Parliamentarian 10 Chinese Mayor 10 Chinese Special Envoy 11 UN Refugee Chief 11 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 12 Religious Delegations 12 Delegations to Meetings & Events 12 Free Trips for the Lucky 13 Returning Delegations 13 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 13 Appointments Confirmed 13 Transfer and Appointments 13 GOVERNMENT Narcotics Drugs Specified 13 Sports Agency Transferred 14 New Deputy Minister Assignments 14 The Child Law 14 Arzani Day 15 Myanma Insurance Law 15 Judicial Malpractice Denounced 16 Prisons Department 18 MILITARY Insurgents Surrender 18 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 18 Project Inaugurations 18 Advertisements 19 Joint Ventures 19 Agriculture and Fisheries 20 Coop Industrial Fair 20 Company Registrations 20 Freight Handling Improves 20 Hard Work Urged 20 Industry 20 Compensation for Volunteers 21 Dagon Department Store Opened 21 Car Rentals 21 Population 21 Thanlyin Industrial Zone 22 Natural Gas 22 Customs Clearance 22 Rainfall in Yangon 22 SPORTS Sports Articles 22 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 22 Foreign Teams and Delegations 23 Hole-in-one 23 HEALTH Health Articles 23 Health Policy 23 Malaria 24 CULTURAL Sunday Supplements 24 Literary and Cultural Articles 25 Distance Education University 25 Pyu Gold Ring Found 25 English Proficiency Course 25 Monastic Schools 25 Cultural Preservation Committee 25 Information Department 26 MISCELLANEOUS Crime 26 Anti-Narcotics Activities 27 Obituaries 28 Marriage 28 Engagement 28 Counterfeit $100 Bills 28 Siamese Twins 28
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VII, No. 6, June 1993
Date of publication: June 1993
Description/subject: Table of Contents" POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 2 Gen. Than Shwe on Subversion 4 Ex-Diplomat Returns Home 5 Political Refresher Courses 5 NLD Vice Chairman Returns Home 5 Returnees from Bangladesh 5 Prisoners Released 6 NATIONAL CONVENTION Preparations for Reopening 6 Lt-Gen. Myo Nyunt's Opening Speech 6 U Aung Toe's Clarification 10 Convention Proceedings 18 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 18 New Myanmar Ambassadors 20 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 20 Timber Dispute with Thailand 20 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 20 Foreign Donations 20 News Cooperation with Singapore 21 Ship Agreement with Yunnan 21 US Book Exhibit 21 Workers Going Abroad 21 FOREIGN VISITORS Study Delegation 21 International Agency Visitors 21 Business Visitors 21 Academic and Health Visitors 22 Religious Delegations 22 Foreign Correspondents 22 Thai Home Minister 22 British Diplomat 22 Malaysian Port Delegation 22 Thai Foreign Ministry Delegation 23 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 23 Delegations to Meetings & Events 23 Delegation to ILO Conference 24 Speech at Human Rights Conference 24 Energy Minister to France 27 Health Minister to Thailand 27 Returning Delegations 27 MYANMAR GAZETTE Appointments Confirmed 27 GOVERNMENT Plant Pest Quarantine Law 27 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 27 Insurgents Surrender 27 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 28 Project Inaugurations 28 Advertisements 29 Joint Ventures 30 Private Enterprise 30 Natural Gas Sales to Thailand 30 Environment 30 Imports 31 Agriculture 31 Gems Emporium 31 Coop Industrial Fair 31 Rainfall in Yangon 32 SPORTS XVII SEA Games 32 Team Registration 33 Sports Articles 33 Myanmar Teams and Delegations 33 Foreign Teams and Delegations 34 HEALTH Health Articles 34 Baby Friendly Hospitals 35 Rabies 35 CULTURAL Sunday Supplements 35 Literary and Cultural Articles 36 Buddhist Missionaries & Conversions 36 Publications 36 Education 36 Universities 36 Funeral of Bago Myoma Sayadawgyi 37 Monastic Schools 37 Myanmar Culture 37 Archaeology 37 MISCELLANEOUS Crime 37 Anti-Narcotics Activities 37 Obituaries 38 Earthquake 38 Fires 38 Engagement 39 Marriage 39
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VII, No. 5, May 1993
Date of publication: May 1993
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 4 Prisoners Released 4 Refresher Course for Doctors 5 Split in NLD Expatriates 5 NATIONAL CONVENTION Convention Activities 6 Donations 6 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 6 New Myanmar Ambassadors 7 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 7 Myanmar Consul to Netherlands 7 Diplomatic Excursion 7 Diplomats Discuss Drugs 7 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Foreign Donations 7 FAO Poultry and Pig Project 8 China-Myanmar Bridge Opened 8 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 8 Business Visitors 8 Academic and Health Visitors 8 Religious Delegations 8 Thai Parliamentarian 8 French Diplomat 8 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 9 Delegations to Meetings & Events 9 Mission to Laos 10 Cultural Delegation to China 10 Foreign Minister in Philippines 10 Secretary-1 to Singapore 10 Home Minister to Bangladesh 11 Finance Minister to Germany, Singapore 11 Returning Delegations 11 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 11 Appointments Confirmed 11 Transfers 11 GOVERNMENT Gen. Than Shwe Tours Rakine 11 Workers Day Message 12 Some Expatriates Invited Home 13 Passports for Citizens Abroad 14 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 14 Insurgents Surrender 14 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 14 Construction & Other Projects 16 Advertisements 17 Joint Ventures 18 Agriculture 18 Oil and Gas 18 Income and Profit Tax 19 Commodity Prices 19 Gemstones 19 Economic Development 19 Restaurant and Beverage Sales 19 Cooperatives 19 New Timber Organization 20 Shortage of Railway Sleepers 20 Private Enterprises Registered 20 Timber Conservation 20 Rainfall in Yangon 20 SPORTS Sports Articles 20 Hole-in-One 21 HEALTH Health Articles 21 Nurse Honored by ICRC 21 CULTURAL Sunday Supplements 21 Literary and Cultural Articles 23 Monastic Schools 23 Universities 23 Ancient Buildings Restored 24 Conversions to Buddhism 24 1993 Haj 24 MISCELLANEOUS Crime 24 Anti-Narcotics Activities 24 Obituaries 25 Funeral of Bago Myoma Sayadawgyi 25 Statistics Book Available 25 Fires 25 Marriage 25 Accidents 26 Earthquakes 26 Engagement 26
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VII, No. 4, April 1993
Date of publication: April 1993
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 4 Prisoners Released 5 NATIONAL CONVENTION Papers on Chapter Headings 5 U Aung Toe Clarifies 7 U Aung Toe Clarifies Again 8 Chairman Adjourns to June 7 9 Delegate Ousted as Terrorist 11 Table of Chapter Headings 11 Vigilance Urged 12 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 12 New Myanmar Ambassadors 13 Thai Border Incidents 13 Indian Border Insurgencies 13 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 14 Foreign Donations 14 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 14 Business Visitors 14 Academic and Health Visitors 14 Religious Delegations 14 Foreign Journalists 15 Indian Foreign Secretary 15 US Aviation Counsellor 15 Japanese Parliamentarian 15 US Ex-Congressmen 15 Vietnam Deputy Foreign Minister 15 Chinese Rail Delegation 15 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 15 Delegations to Meetings & Events 16 Fisheries Minister to US 17 Returning Delegations 17 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 17 Appointments Confirmed 17 Transfers 17 GOVERNMENT New Army Commander 17 Old Laws Repealed 17 Development Committees Law 18 Olympic Council Law 19 University of Culture Law 19 Patent Law Revision Needed 19 MILITARY Tatmadaw Actions 19 Insurgent Attacks 20 Insurgents Surrender 20 DSA Graduation 20 Laws of War Course Given 20 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 21 Construction & Other Projects 23 Advertisements 23 Joint Ventures 23 Plan Targets 24 Taxes Lowered 24 Airport Duty-free Shop 24 Company News 24 Foreign Exchange Changer Licences 24 Tourist Hotels 24 Sausage Factory 25 Dagon Myothit 25 Government Employees Co-op 25 Oil and Gas Wells 25 Basic Commodity Prices 26 Myanmar Industries Association 26 Fish Fingerlings 26 Rainfall in Yangon 26 SPORTS Myanmar Teams & Delegations 26 Visiting Teams & Delegations 27 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 27 Pyu Funerary Urn 28 Monastic Schools 28 Universities 29 Newspapers Change Names 29 Thingyan 29 Abbot Training Course 29 MISCELLANEOUS Crime 29 Anti-Narcotics Activities 29 Obituaries 30 Fire 30 Train Wreck 30 Engagements 30 Postal News 30
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VII, No. 3, March 1993
Date of publication: March 1993
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 8 Prisoners Released 8 Gen. Than Shwe to UDNR 8 Living Standards & Prestige 9 Doctors Refresher Course 9 Voluntary Labour Contributions 9 LORC/Teacher Training Courses Set 10 Killing of U Win Ko 10 Fraudulent Report on Forced Labour 10 NATIONAL CONVENTION U Aung Than on Chapter Headings 10 Panel Discussions 13 U Aung Toe on Chapter Headings 14 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 17 New Myanmar Ambassadors 18 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 18 Myanmar-China Boundary 18 Myanmar-Laos Boundary 18 Text of VOA Broadcast 18 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 19 Foreign Donations 19 Anti-Narcotics Cooperation 19 Chinese Arts & Crafts Exhibit 19 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 19 Business Visitors 20 Academic Visitors 20 Religious Delegations 20 Foreign Journalists 21 Chinese Civil Minister 21 Japanese Customs Delegation 21 Bangladeshi Minister 21 Indian Foreign Secretary 21 US Ex-Congressmen 21 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 21 Religious Delegations 22 Delegations to Meetings & Events 22 Deputy Foreign Minister to Japan 22 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 22 Appointments Confirmed 22 GOVERNMENT Peasants Day Message 22 Religious Titles Granted 23 Supplementary Appropriations Law 24 Armed Forces Day 24 Gen. Than Shwe on Tatmadaw Role 25 1993 State Budget Law 28 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 30 ABSDF Terrorists Killed 30 Insurgents Surrender 30 Bangladesh Border Incident 30 Opium Bandits Massacre 122 30 Annual Military Report 30 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 32 Construction & Other Projects 33 Joint Ventures 34 Advertisements 35 Gems Emporium 35 New Revenue Stamps 35 Courses 35 Exports 35 Civil Service Housing Loans Eased 35 Off-shore Gas Drilling Begins 36 Agricultural Loan Rates 36 Film and Cameras, for Dollars 36 New Bank Licensed 36 Taxes 36 Mogok Motel Inaugurated 36 Meteorology 36 25 % Civil Service Pay Raise 37 Rainfall in Yangon 38 HEALTH Malaria Workshop 38 SPORTS Myanmar Teams & Delegations 38 Visiting Teams & Delegations 39 Sports Institute To Be Upgraded 39 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 39 University Convocations 39 Armed Forces Cultural Competitions 39 Monastic Schools 39 High School Exams 40 Baha'i Exhibition 40 Advice to Librarians 40 MISCELLANEOUS Crime 40 Anti-Narcotics Activities 41 Obituaries 41 Public Trainees Injured 42 Fires 42 Happy Birthday 42 Marriage 42
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VII, No. 2, February 1993
Date of publication: February 1993
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 2 Returnees from Bangladesh 4 Prisoners Released 5 Doctors Refresher Course 5 Nobel Prizewinners' Protest 5 NATIONAL CONVENTION National Convention Reconvenes 6 Administrative Matters 6 Specific Delegates 6 U Aung Toe's Speech 7 Panels of Chairmen 9 Panels Discuss Chapter Headings 10 Plenary Session on Chapter Headings 11 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 17 New Myanmar Ambassadors 17 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 18 Myanmar-Shri Lanka Relations 18 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 18 Foreign Donations 18 Myanmar Donations 18 Buddhist Shrine in Nepal 19 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 19 Business Visitors 19 Academic Visitors 20 Foreign Journalists 20 Chinese Foreign Minister 20 Italian Monk 21 US Congressman 21 Vietnamese Silk Delegation 21 Indonesian Coordination Minister 21 Thai Deputy Foreign Minister 21 Chinese Civil Affairs Minister 21 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 22 Religious Delegations 22 Business Delegations 22 Delegations to Meetings & Events 22 Nurses to Malaysia 22 Delegations Return 23 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 23 Transfers 23 GOVERNMENT Union Day Message 23 Union Day Celebrations 24 Planning & Finance Ministry Split 24 Ministers & Deputies Appointed 24 Drugs Exempted from Duty 25 Drug License Regulations 25 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 26 Insurgents Surrender 26 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 26 Construction & Other Projects 28 Joint Ventures 28 Advertisements 28 Integrated Agriculture 29 Bazaar Train 29 Imports 30 Tourism 30 Gems Emporium 30 Timber Industry 30 Rainfall in Yangon 31 HEALTH Health Articles 31 Myanmar Malaria Research 31 SPORTS Myanmar Teams & Delegations 31 Sports Articles 32 Hole-in-One 32 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 32 Literary Anthology 32 Conversions to Buddhism 32 Universities Open 33 Kale College Inaugurated 33 Video Censorship 33 MISCELLANEOUS Crime 33 Court News 33 Anti-Narcotics Activities 33 US Drug Enforcement Agency 34 Obituaries 34 Fire 35 Trainees Injured 35
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VII, No. 1, January 1993
Date of publication: January 1993
Description/subject: Table of Contents: HIGHLIGHTS POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 3 New Year Amnesty 4 Returnees from Bangladesh 4 Prisoners Released 4 Fourth Doctors Course 4 NATIONAL CONVENTION Convention Preparations 4 Convention's Opening Speech 5 First Days of Convention 12 Convention Procedures 12 Chief Justice's Speech 16 Convention Recessed to February 22 Delegates Return Home, and Come Back 23 Rumours Denounced 23 Subversives Arrested 23 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 25 New Myanmar Ambassadors 26 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 26 Advice to Myanmar Diplomats 26 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Foreign Donations 26 Myanmar Donations 26 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 26 Business Visitors 26 Academic Visitors 26 Chinese Opera Troupe 27 Health Visitors 27 Korean Buddhist Visitors 27 French Senator 27 Australian Diplomat 27 Pakistan Trade Delegation 27 Hong Kong Drug Delegation 27 Chinese Foreign Minister 27 Foreign Correspondents 27 Vatican Deputy Foreign Minister 27 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 27 Delegations to Meetings & Events 28 Buddhist Missionaries 28 Posts Minister Visits Korea 28 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 28 Appointments Confirmed 28 Appointment of Mandalay Mayor 28 GOVERNMENT Independence Day Message 28 Independence Day Honours 30 Independence Day Greetings 31 Independence Day Ceremonies 31 Union Day Celebrations 31 New Anti-Narcotics Law 31 Implementing Notifications 36 MILITARY Insurgents Surrender 37 Insurgent Attacks 37 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 37 Construction & Other Projects 38 Inya Lake Hotel Facelift, Housing 38 Cement On Sale for Dollars 39 Private Enterprise 39 Advertisements 39 Economic Committee Meetings 40 Banking 40 Trade Fairs 40 Off-Shore Petroleum and Gas 40 More Salt Needed 41 Cellular Mobile Phones 41 Border Development Plan 41 Foreign Exchange Certificates 41 Rainfall in Yangon 43 Record Cold Snap in Yangon 43 HEALTH Health Articles 43 Health Facilities 43 Painkiller Injections Banned 43 Myanmar's Health Problems 44 SPORTS Myanmar Teams & Delegations 44 Visiting Dutch Coach 44 Hole-in-One 44 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 44 Translation Course 45 University Convocation 45 Religion & Traditional Culture 45 Conversions to Buddhism 45 New Books and Magazines on Sale 45 Sarpay Beikman Manuscripts 45 MISCELLANEOUS Anti-Narcotics Activities 46 Obituaries 46 Marriage 46 Fires 46 Postage Stamps 46 Lottery Ticket Scam 46 Unsightly Logs Banned 46 Earthquakes 47
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VI, No. 12, December 1992
Date of publication: December 1992
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 1 Official Books 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 3 NLD Defector 4 4044 Bangladesh Border Returnees 4 NATIONAL CONVENTION Working Committee Established 5 Preparations for the Convention 6 Warning from Yangon Commander 6 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 6 New Myanmar Ambassador 8 New Ambassador to Myanmar 8 Colombo Plan Committee Meeting 8 Myanmar Joins Non-Proliferation Pact 10 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 10 Foreign Donations 11 Myanmar Donations 11 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 11 Business Visitors 11 Human Rights Delegation 11 Foreign Journalists 12 Academic Visitors 12 Chinese Delegations 12 Thai Border Dispute 13 Buddhist Delegations 13 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 13 Delegations to Meetings & Events 14 Delegations Return 14 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 14 Appointments Confirmed 14 Transfers 14 GOVERNMENT Co-operative Law 15 Village Bank Rules 15 Mandalay Development Law 15 MILITARY Insurgents Surrender 15 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 15 Advertisements 16 Joint Ventures 16 Construction & Other Projects 16 Joint Ventures 17 Agriculture 17 Imports and Exports 17 Foreign Exchange Telephones 18 Offshore Oil 18 Railway Inaugurated 18 Cooperatives 18 Tourists 18 Rainfall in Yangon 18 HEALTH AIDS 18 Health Articles 19 Food and Drug Law 19 SPORTS Myanmar Teams & Delegations 19 Sports Articles 19 Mayor's Marathon 19 Traditional Regatta 19 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 20 Folk Art Exhibition 20 Religious Affairs 20 10th Standard Exams 21 Theatres for Rent 21 University Convocation 21 Motion Picture Awards 21 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 21 Court News 21 Anti-Narcotics Activities 22 Obituaries 22 Engagements 22 New Postage Stamps 22 Road Accidents 22 Stranded Fishermen Return 22 Fire 23 New Lottery Tickets 23 Rare Animals for Zoo 23
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VI, No. 11, November 1992
Date of publication: November 1992
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 3 Prisoners Released 5 Bangladesh Border Returnees 5 Kayin Leader Goes Underground 6 Doctors Refresher Course 6 Four Absconders Return 6 Chins Flee to Myanmar 7 NATIONAL CONVENTION Convention Preparations 7 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 7 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 8 Myanmar Ambassadors 9 Attaches Visit Shan State 9 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Foreign Donations 9 Colombo Plan Meeting 9 Myanmar-Thailand Border Committee 10 Myanmar-China Boundary Committee 10 Myanmar Shrine in Nepal 10 FOREIGN VISITORS Religious Visitors 10 International Agency Visitors 10 Foreign Journalists 10 Business Visitors 11 Academic & Medical Visitors 11 Chinese Red Cross 11 Anglo-American Tourists 11 Thai Commander-in-Chief 12 US Congressman Rangel 12 Japanese Veterans 12 Thai Cooperation Delegations 12 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 12 Delegations to Meetings & Events 13 Business Delegations 13 Delegations Return 13 GOVERNMENT New Forest Law (& Commentary) 13 Atomic Energy Committee 21 National Day Message 21 MILITARY Offensives and Counter-offensives 22 Insurgent Attacks 23 Insurgents Surrender 23 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 23 Cross-border Trading 23 Construction & Other Projects 25 Advertisements 25 High Rice Prices 25 New Export/Import Rules 26 Heavy Industries for Rent 26 Other Privatization Measures 26 Electricity Problems 27 Bird-nest Export Agreement 27 Industrial Promotion Committee 27 Joint Ventures 27 Imports 27 Border Area Development 27 Cellular Phone Contract 28 Cold-storage Ship Arrives 28 Rainfall in Yangon 28 HEALTH Health & Education Insurance 28 AIDS Day Postage Stamp 28 Health Articles 28 SPORTS Sports Articles 28 Myanmar Teams 28 Visiting Teams & Delegations 28 Swimming Records Set 29 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 29 Folk Art Exhibition 30 8th Standard Exam 30 Literary & Photo Awards 30 Library Books Needed 31 Mandalay Education Institute 31 Yangon City Publications 31 Institute Convocations 32 MISCELLANEOUS Court News 32 Anti-Narcotics Activities 32 Eighth Drug Destruction Exhibition 32 Obituaries 33 Earthquakes 33 Traffic Accidents 33 Marriage 33 Inlay Lake Ecology 33 Fires 34 Fortune-teller Warned 34
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VI, No. 10, October 1992
Date of publication: October 1992
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 3 Martial Law Signs Removed 4 Prisoners Released 4 Bangladesh Border Returnees 4 Doctor Refresher Course 4 New LORC Duties Assigned 5 NATIONAL CONVENTION Convening Commission Formed 5 Convention Preparations 6 Management Committee Formed 7 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 8 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 9 Ten Thais Detained 10 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Foreign Donations 10 Narcotics Aerial Photography 10 Colombo Plan Meeting 10 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 11 Business Visitors 11 Foreign Correspondents 11 Chinese Irrigation Delegation 11 Czechoslovak Trade Delegation 11 Laos Agriculture Minister 12 US State Department Official 12 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 12 Delegations to Meetings & Events 13 Minister Abel to Korea & Philippines 13 Myanmar at the UNGA 13 Welfare Minister Visits China 15 Buddhist Peace Delegation 16 Delegations Return 16 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 16 Appointments Confirmed 16 GOVERNMENT Township Zones Renamed 16 United Nations Day Message 16 Independence Day Committee 17 National Drug Law 17 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 21 Insurgents Surrender 21 Terrorist Camp on Border 22 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 22 Construction & Other Projects 22 Transport 22 Dollars for Private Restaurants 22 Mid-year Gems Emporium 23 Tourists in Border Areas 23 Banking 23 Foreign TV Ads Solicited 23 Advertisements 23 Oil and Gas 24 Foreign Business Centre Planned 24 Border Area Development 24 Flour Mills Leased to Entrepreneurs 24 Foreign Currency Passbooks 24 Forestry 24 Housing 25 Power Interruptions 25 Tin Mining Contract 25 Rainfall in Yangon 25 HEALTH AIDS 25 Health Articles 26 Malaria 26 SPORTS Sports Articles 26 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 26 Folk Art Exhibition 27 Monastic Education 27 Relics 27 Dagon Myothit University 27 SLORC Literary Prizes 27 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 28 Court News 28 Anti-Narcotics Activities 28 Obituaries 28 Marriage 29 Ferryboat Collision 29 Fire 29 Engagement 29 Earthquake 29 Castaways Returned 29
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VI, No. 9, September 1992
Date of publication: September 1992
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 3 Doctors Refresher Course 3 Prisoners Released 3 Curfew Ended 3 SLORC Anniversary 4 Absconders Return 4 Bangladesh Border Returnees 4 Martial Law Revoked 4 Township LORCs Reorganized 4 ELECTIONS Hluttaw Member Resigns 5 Two Hluttaw Members Die 5 NATIONAL CONVENTION Gen. Than Shwe on Convention 5 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 5 New Myanmar Ambassadors 5 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 5 Myanmar Rejoins Non-Aligned Movement 6 Diplomatic Housing 7 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 7 Foreign Donations 7 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 7 Academic Visitors 8 Chinese Cultural Delegation 8 Malaysian Journalist 8 Thai Delegations 8 Korean Buddhists 8 Maldive Minister 8 Chinese Trade Delegation 9 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 9 Delegations to Meetings & Events 10 Delegations Return 10 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 10 Appointments Confirmed 10 GOVERNMENT University Council Membership 11 Salt Enterprise Law 11 Two New Ministries Created 11 Two Deputy Prime Ministers Named 11 Eight New Ministers Named 11 Deputy Foreign Minister Named 11 MILITARY Insurgents Surrender 12 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 12 Border Area Development 12 Banking 12 Construction & Other Projects 12 Basic Supplies and Prices 12 Agriculture 13 Imports & Exports 13 Phones & Motor Oil (for Dollars) 13 Economic Crimes 14 Gems Emporium 14 Private Enterprise Opportunities 14 Oil and Gas Contracts Signed 14 Rainfall in Yangon 14 HEALTH AIDS 15 Health Articles 15 Para-Medical Science Institute Opens 15 Lecture 15 SPORTS Sports Articles 15 Myanmar Teams & Delegations 15 Hole-in-One 15 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 15 Myanma Folk Art Exhibition 16 Relics Found 16 More Books Needed 17 1992 Finals Set 17 Educational Radio and TV 17 Pyay College Promoted 17 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 17 Court News 17 Anti-Narcotics Activities 18 Obituaries 19 Working People's Daily's New Address 19 Traffic Rules 19 35 Gays Arrested 19 Building Collapses 19 Corrupt Yangon Officials Fired 19
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Volume VI, No. 8, August 1992
Date of publication: August 1992
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 1 Official Publications 1 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 2 U Ne Win's Photographs 2 Colleges & Universities Reopen 3 Myanmar-Bangladesh Border 4 49 Political Prisoners Released 4 Second Doctors' Course 5 NATIONAL CONVENTION Steering Committee Report Submitted 5 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 5 New Myanmar Ambassadors 6 Gift to Thai Queen 6 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 6 Foreign Donations 6 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 6 Academic Visitors 6 Australian Senator 6 Malaysian Intelligence Chief 7 Malaysian Workers 7 Egyptian Agricultural Delegation 7 Chinese Cultural Delegation 7 British Journalists 7 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 7 Delegations to Meetings & Events 8 Delegations Return 9 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 9 GOVERNMENT Press Release on India Visit 9 Myanmar Signs 1949 Geneva Conventions 9 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 10 Insurgents Surrender 10 ECONOMIC Gen. Than Shwe on Agriculture 10 Economic Articles 10 Construction & Other Projects 11 Joint Ventures 11 Gems Emporium 11 Satellite Communications 12 Transportation & Fuel 12 Food and Basic Supplies 12 Companies, Coops, and Enterprises 13 Corruption 13 Colour TV Sets Exported 14 Economic Problems 14 Exports 14 Insurance & Banking 15 Tourism 15 Jute 15 Rainfall in Yangon 15 HEALTH AIDS 15 Call for Birth Spacing 15 SPORTS Myanmar Teams & Delegations 15 Visiting Teams & Delegations 16 Myanmar at the Olympics 16 Sports Article 16 Hole-in-one 16 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 17 Religious Affairs 17 IPRD Libraries 17 Newspapers and Magazines 17 Movies 18 Myanma Folk Art Exhibition 18 MISCELLANEOUS Criminal and Judicial News 18 Anti-Narcotics Activities 19 Obituaries 20 Marriage & Engagement 20 Train Wreck 21 Floods 21 Illegal Lofts 22
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. VI, No. 7, July 1992
Date of publication: July 1992
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 2 Myanmar-Bangladesh Border 3 Doctors Refresher Course 4 Colleges to Reopen in August 4 NATIONAL CONVENTION Second Day Co-ordination Session 5 Chairman's Speech 5 Proposals by Political Parties 5 National League for Democracy 5 Shan National League for Democracy. 9 National Unity Party 11 Other Parties 13 Third Day Co-ordination Session 16 Chairman's Opening Speech 16 Party Discussions 16 Secretary Reviews Proposals 20 Closing Speech by Chairman 22 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 23 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 24 New Myanmar Ambassadors 25 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 25 Foreign Donations 25 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 25 Academic Visitors 25 Business Visitors 25 Thai Delegation 26 German Parliamentary Delegation 26 Japanese Parliamentary Delegation 26 Australian Senator 26 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 26 Delegations to Meetings & Events 26 Delegations Return 27 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 27 Appointments Confirmed 27 Appointments 27 GOVERNMENT New Border Areas Committee 28 MILITARY Tatmadaw Actions 28 Insurgent Attacks 28 Insurgents Surrender 28 Anti-aircraft Missile Seized 28 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 28 Construction & Other Projects 29 Companies and Joint Ventures 29 Transportation 29 Food and Agriculture 30 Environmental News 31 Gemstone Mining 31 Co-operatives 31 New Lottery Rules 32 Border Development 32 Rainfall in Yangon 34 HEALTH Blood Needed 34 No-Tobacco Prize Awarded 34 AIDS 34 SPORTS Myanmar Teams & Delegations 35 Hole in One 35 Myanmar at the Olympics 35 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 35 Religious Affairs 35 Educational Affairs 36 Literary Prizes Given 36 Traditional Fine Arts 37 MISCELLANEOUS Crime and Judicial News 37 Anti-Narcotics Activities 38 Obituaries 39 Unauthorized Lofts 39 Economic Statistics in Print 39 Earthquake 39 Storms 39 Thai Trawler Seized 39 No Food in Cinemas 40
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. VI, No. 6, June 1992
Date of publication: June 1992
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 3 Press Conference 3 Myanmar-Bangladesh Border 4 152 Political Prisoners Released 5 NATIONAL CONVENTION Co-ordination Meeting Opens 5 Maj-Gen. Kyin Nyunt's Speech 6 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 10 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 10 New Myanmar Ambassadors 10 Diplomatic Narcotics Tour 10 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 11 Foreign Donations 11 Rio Environmental Conference 11 Colombo Plan Conference 14 Drug Control Agreement 14 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 15 Chinese Delegation 15 Vatican Representative 15 BBC Corrspondent 15 Sri Lankan Minister 16 Georgetown Professor 16 Thai Co-operation Delegation 16 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 16 ILO Annual Conference 16 Delegations to Meetings & Events 18 Delegations Return 18 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 18 Appointments Confirmed 18 Transfers 19 GOVERNMENT Savings Banks Law 19 Statement on Narcotics 19 MILITARY Tatmadaw Actions 20 Insurgent Attacks 20 Insurgents Surrender 20 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 20 Construction & Other Projects 21 Basic Commodities 22 Tourism 22 Banking 22 Commerce and Trade 22 Population Policy 23 Taxes 23 Transportation 23 Joint Ventures 24 Agriculture 25 Mid-year Gems Emporium 25 Rainfall in Yangon 25 HEALTH Traditional Medicine 25 Health Statistics 25 SPORTS Sports Articles 26 Myanmar Teams & Delegations 26 Hole-in-One 27 Soccer Ban Lifted 27 Olympic Athletes Honored 27 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 27 Book Advertised 27 School Activities and Statistics 27 Religious Affairs 28 Higher Education 28 Museums and Folk Art 28 Literary Winners Named 29 Books Donated to IPRD Library 29 English-language TV 29 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 29 Anti-Narcotics Activities 30 Obituaries 31 Toad Swallows Snake 32 Rakhine Storm Damage 32 Unlawful Construction Banned 32 Earthquake 32 Falam Centenary 32 Traffic Accidents 32 PICTURES 34
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. VI, No. 5, May 1992
Date of publication: May 1992
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 1 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 4 Myanmar-Bangladesh Border 6 87 Political Prisoners Released 8 Michael Aris and Sons Visit 9 2258 "Yebets" Amnestied 9 NATIONAL CONVENTION Co-ordination Meeting Called 9 Steering Committee Named 10 Steering Committee Office Opened 11 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 11 Military Attaches at Beach 13 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 13 New Myanmar Ambassadors 13 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 13 Pig & Poultry Agreement 13 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Visitors 13 International Agency Visitors 13 Chinese Delegations 13 Korean Buddhists 14 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 14 Delegations to Meetings & Events 14 Buddhist Delegation 15 Trade Survey Team 15 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 15 GOVERNMENT Workers Day Message 15 MILITARY Insurgents Surrender 17 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 17 Construction & Other Projects 17 Energy 18 Taxation 18 Transportation 18 Agriculture 19 Raw Materials Designated 19 Border Development 19 Fishermen Warned 19 Contractor Licences Required 19 Rainfall in Yangon 20 HEALTH AIDS 20 SPORTS Myanmar Teams & Delegations 20 Foreign Sports Delegations 20 National Sports Festival 21 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 22 Religious Affairs 22 New Mandalay Newspaper 23 Courses Scheduled 23 Higher Education 23 Libraries Urged 23 Translator Course 23 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 24 Anti-Narcotics Activities 24 Obituaries 24 Earthquakes 25 Fires 25 Storm in Rakhine 25 Roof-top Structures & Drive-ways 25 Speeders Warned 26 PICTURES 26
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. VI, No. 4, April 1992
Date of publication: April 1992
Description/subject: Table of Contents: Fifth Anniversary of B.P.S. 1 POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 3 Political Articles 3 VOA Massacre Broadcast Denied 4 Thirteen NLD Hluttaws Ousted 5 Kachin Students' Seminar 5 Gen. Saw Maung on Medical Leave 5 Gen. Than Shwe SLORC Chairman 5 Gen. Than Shwe Prime Minister 6 Constitutional Convention Called 6 Gen. Than Shwe Comm.-in-Chief 6 Michael Aris May Visit Wife 6 38 Political Prisoners Released 6 ELECTIONS Party Registration Changes 7 Status of Elections 8 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 8 New Myanmar Ambassadors 9 Diplomatic Trip to Rakhine 9 Border Negotiations 10 Thanbyuzayat Trip 10 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 10 Foreign Donations 10 Colombo Plan Meeting 11 International Animal Commission 11 Chinese Caustic Soda Plant Pact 11 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Visitors 11 International Agency Visitors 11 UN Under Secretary-General 11 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 12 Delegations to Meetings & Events 13 Foreign Minister to Bangladesh 13 Delegations Return 13 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 14 Appointments Confirmed 14 GOVERNMENT 1992-93 Financial Targets 14 New Deputy Religion Minister 14 MILITARY Tatmadaw Military Operations 14 Insurgent Attacks 15 Insurgents Surrender 15 Kayin State Offensive Called Off 15 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 15 Construction & Other Projects 16 Joint Ventures 17 Import License Regulations 17 Postal News 17 Commerce and Banking 17 Timber Contract Expiry 18 Agriculture 18 Imports 18 Transportation News 18 Annual Economic Report Ready 19 Rainfall in Yangon 19 HEALTH Health Articles 19 Child Welfare Organizations 19 SPORTS Myanmar Teams & Delegations 20 National Sports Festival 20 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 20 Thingyan 21 Cultural Traditions 21 Higher Education 21 Manuscript Awards 22 Religion 23 Institute of Education 23 Rural Art Project 23 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 23 Anti-Narcotics Activities 23 Obituaries 24 Fires 25 Environmentalists Sought 25 Earthquakes 25 PICTURES 26
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. VI, No. 3, March 1992
Date of publication: March 1992
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans & Official Books 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 3 Pagoda Funds are Public Funds 6 Special Press Conference 7 Visit to Rakhine State 8 ELECTIONS Party Registration Changes 8 NLD Hluttaw Resigns 9 Nineteen More Parties Abolished 9 Expence Scrutiny Completed 10 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 10 New Myanmar Ambassadors 12 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 12 Thai-Myanmar Boundary Pact 12 Some Diplomats Visit Rakhine 12 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 13 Foreign Donations 13 Water Projects 13 UN Child Convention 13 Books for US Buddhists 14 Agricultural Cooperation 14 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Visitors 14 International Agency Visitors 14 Orbis Flying Hospital 14 Foreign Buddhists 14 Tourists 15 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 15 Delegations to Meetings & Events 15 Delegations Return 16 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 16 Appointments Confirmed 16 Appointments 16 GOVERNMENT Saw Maung--Homage & Pilgrimages 16 Peasants Day Message 17 Civil Jurisdiction Extended 18 New Ministers and Ministries 18 New Service Organization Heads 19 Religious and Military Awards 19 Tariff Legislation & Rules 19 Saw Maung on Koran Distribution 20 Supplementary Appropriation Law 20 Armed Forces Day & Speech 21 1992 State Budget Law 25 MILITARY Tatmadaw Military Operations 27 Insurgent Attacks 29 Insurgents Surrender 29 Tatmadaw Reorganization 30 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 30 Construction & Other Projects 30 Commercial Registrations 30 Energy, Fuel, and Transport 31 Gems and 29th Gems Emporium 31 New 10-pya Coin 31 Coop Exports 31 Banking System 31 Rainfall in Yangon 32 HEALTH AIDS 32 Blood Donations Needed 32 Contraception 32 SPORTS Myanmar Teams & Delegations 32 Foreign Teams and Delegations 32 National Sports Festival 32 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 33 Religious Matters 33 Higher Education 35 News Course Given 35 Cartoon Prizes 35 University Convocations 35 Encyclopedia Myanmarnica 36 Relics 36 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 36 Narcotics Crimes & Statistics 36 Anti-Narcotics Activities 37 Obituaries 37 Fires 38 Birthday 38 Ship/Shore Telephone 38 Yangon Pepsi King and Queen 38 Earthquake Reports 38
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. VI, No. 2, February 1992
Date of publication: February 1992
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans & Official Books 2 Cartoons 2 Political Articles 3 NLD Hluttaws Denounce Sein Win 7 Villagers Deny BBC Charges 7 Party Funds are Public Funds 8 Lt-Gen. Phone Myint's Warning 9 Maj-Gen. Myo Nyunt on Muslims 9 Pagoda Funds are Public Funds 9 Gen. Saw Maung's Speech 10 Sein Win Aide Surrenders 16 ELECTIONS Party Registration Changes 16 23 Parties Abolished 18 NLD Hluttaw Ousted, One Quits 19 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 19 New Myanmar Ambassadors 20 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 20 Statement on Rohingyas 20 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 22 Foreign Donations 22 Chinese Construction Agreement 22 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Visitors 23 Academic and Non-Profit Visitors 23 International Agency Visitors 23 Singapore Parliamentarian 23 Korean Buddhists 23 Thai Deputy Prime Minister 23 Lao Prime Minister 23 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Delegations to Meetings & Events 25 Delegations Return 25 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 25 Appointments Confirmed 25 GOVERNMENT Congratulatory Messages 25 Union Day Objectives 25 New Naval & Air Commanders 26 Saw Maung Visits East 26 Union Day Message & Activities 26 137 Laws Repealed 28 Welfare Ministry Reorganized 28 Welfare Minister Named 28 Supreme Court Justices Named 28 MILITARY Tatmadaw Military Actions 28 Insurgent Attacks 29 Insurgents Surrender 29 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 30 Construction & Other Projects 30 Basic Commodities 30 Business Registrations 31 Imports and Exports 31 Export Prices 31 Postal Service 31 29th Gems Emporium 31 Cinemas 32 Rural Integrated Development 32 Rainfall in Yangon 32 HEALTH Pharmacy Institute 32 SPORTS Myanmar Teams & Delegations 32 Foreign Teams and Delegations 33 Traditional Sports 33 Octogenarian Cyclist 33 Sports Articles 33 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 33 Video Scrutiny 33 University Convocations 33 Higher Education 33 New Dictionary 34 Teaching Myanmar Language Abroad 34 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 35 Narcotics Crimes & Statistics 35 Anti-Narcotics Activities 36 Obituaries 38 Birthday, Engagement, Marriage 38 Fires 38 Seven Lawyers Disbarred 39
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. VI, No. 1, January 1992
Date of publication: January 1992
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans & Official Books 2 Cartoons 3 Political Articles 3 NLD Hluttaws Denounce Sein Win 7 Gen. Saw Maung's Speech 7 Khin Nyunt Warns Jurists 9 ELECTIONS Party Registration Changes 12 Eleven More Hluttaws Ousted 14 Fifteen Parties Abolished 14 Hluttaw Member Resigns 15 NLD Expels Ten Hluttaws 15 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 15 Statement on Russia 15 New Thai Ambassador to Myanmar 15 Myanmar Envoy to New Zealand 15 Myanmar Environmental Policy 16 Statement on Bangladesh 16 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops 17 Foreign Donations 17 Foreign Sayadaw Honored 18 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Visitors 18 Academic and Non-Profit Visitors 18 International Agency Visitors 18 Chinese Delegations 18 Korean Delegation 18 Mauritius Minister 18 Japanese Parliamentarian 18 Singapore Parliamentarian 19 Thai Military Delegation 19 Papal Representative 19 Russian Youths Novitiated 19 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 19 Delegations to Meetings 20 Delegation to Yunnan 20 Workers to Singapore 20 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 20 Appointments Confirmed 20 Transfers 20 GOVERNMENT Independence Day Message 20 Independence Day Ceremonies 22 Independence Day Honours 23 Congratulatory Messages 23 Gen. Saw Maung in Upper Myanmar 24 SLORC Expanded 24 Ministries Re-Organized 24 New Cabinet Named 24 MILITARY Tatmadaw Military Actions 25 Insurgent Attacks 26 Insurgents Surrender 26 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 26 Construction Projects 26 Sales Shops, Etc. 26 Energy & Transport 27 Housing Red Tape 27 Foreign Tourists 27 Trade Workshop 27 Cultivation Loan Rates 27 Rainfall in Yangon 28 HEALTH AIDS 28 Medical Association Conference 28 Institute of Pharmacy Opened 29 SPORTS Myanmar Teams & Delegations 29 Sports Articles 29 Traditional Sports 29 Holes-in-One 29 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 29 Poems and Short Stories, Books 30 Independence Day Essays & Poetry 30 Khin Nyunt on College Re-Opening 30 Cultural Relics 34 University Convocations 34 Patriotic Literary Seminar 34 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 35 Narcotics 35 Obituaries 36 New Postage Stamps 36 Lawyers Disbarred 36 Engagement 36 Toad Swallows Snake 36
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. V, No. 12, December 1991
Date of publication: December 1991
Description/subject: Table of Contents" POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Official Books 4 Political Articles 4 Politicians Penalized 6 Colleges Closed after Protest 6 NLD Expels Daw Aung San Suu Kyi 7 Maj-Gen. Khin Nyunt's Views 8 Maj-Gen. Khin Nyunt's Speech 8 --Daw Aung San Suu Kyi 8 --U Aung Gyi; U Nu 11 --Human Rights 11 --External Instigation 12 --College & University Closure 12 ELECTIONS Party Registration Changes 13 Hluttaw Member Resigns 13 Twenty-nine Hluttaws Ousted 13 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 14 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 15 Fishermen Repatriated 15 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Foreign Donations 15 Hiroshima Peace Stone 16 UN Border Area Projects 16 Chinese Railway Equipment 16 Myanmar-Lao Boundary Group 16 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Visitors 17 Academic and Non-Profit Visitors 17 International Agency Visitors 17 Laotian & Cambodian Sayadaws 17 Thai Agriculture Minister 18 Philippine Foreign Secretary 18 Chinese Delegations 18 Lao Vice Foreign Minister 18 Japanese Deputy Foreign Minister 18 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 19 Delegations to Meetings 19 Delegations Return 19 MYANMAR GAZETTE Appointments Confirmed 20 GOVERNMENT National Day Message 20 Independence Day Objectives 21 Land Management Notification 21 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 21 Insurgents Surrender 22 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 22 Construction and Other Projects 22 Advertisements 22 Joint Ventures 23 Chamber of Commerce 23 Border Trade 23 Flights to Jakarta 23 Rising Credit Card Use 23 Basic Commodities 24 Corruption 24 29th Gems Emporium 24 Forest Conservation Measures 24 Rainfall in Yangon 25 HEALTH AIDS 25 National Health Committee 26 SPORTS Foreign Teams & Delegations 26 XVI South East Asian Games 26 Cultural Regatta Festival 27 Mayor's Marathon 28 Hole-in-One 28 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 28 Patriotic Culture 28 Border Area Education 29 Literary Trust Fund Recipients 30 University Convocations 30 Literary Prizes 30 Music Asiayone 30 Rakhine Pagoda Trustee Board 30 1990 Motion Picture Awards 30 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 31 Obituaries 31 Fires 32 Earthquakes 32 Ayeyarwady Floods 32 Miscellany 32 Narcotics Seizures 32 Engagements 32
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. V, No. 11, November 1991
Date of publication: November 1991
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Official Books 4 Political Articles 5 Press Conference 7 Maj-Gen. Myo Nyunt 8 Maj-Gen. Khin Nyunt 9 Gen. Than Shwe 10 Maj-Gen. Tin Oo 10 ELECTIONS Party Registration Changes 10 NLD Hluttaws Denounce Sein Win 10 NLD Hluttaw Member Dies 11 3 NLD Hluttaw Members Ousted 11 NLD Hluttaw Member Resigns 11 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 11 New Myanmar Ambassadors 12 New Ambassadors to Myanmar 12 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 12 Foreign Donations 12 YCDC/UNDP Meeting 13 UN Aid to Border Development 13 Chinese Rail Purchase Agreement 13 Hiroshima Peace Stone 13 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Visitors 13 Academic and Non-Profit Visitors 13 International Agency Visitors 14 Orbis Flying Hospital 14 Thai Delegations 15 Chinese Delegations 15 Bangladesh Foreign Minister 16 Laotian & Cambodian Sayadaws 16 Philippine Foreign Secretary 16 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 17 Delegations to Meetings 18 Health Delegation to Thailand 19 FAO Conference 19 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 21 Transfers 21 GOVERNMENT Independence Day Slogans 21 Land Management Committee Formed 22 SLORC Confers Buddhist Titles 22 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 22 Insurgents Surrender 22 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 22 Construction and Other Projects 22 Joint Ventures 23 Advertisements 24 Oil Wells 24 Trade & Commerce 24 Tourism Orders Issued 24 Imports 24 Mandalay & Yangon Land Fraud 24 Economic Malpractices Punished 25 Pepsi Cola Plant Opens 25 Rainfall in Yangon 26 HEALTH AIDS Seminar 26 Institute of Nursing Opened 26 Medical Miscellany 26 Toxic Liquor 26 SPORTS Sports Teams Abroad 27 XVI South East Asian Games 27 Traditional Sports 28 Sports Articles 28 Hole-in-One 29 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 29 Buddhism 29 Medical Degrees Awarded 29 Literary Organization 30 Yangon "City News" 30 1990 National Literary Awards 30 Documentary Films 31 Music Asiayone Formed 31 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 31 Obituaries 32 Ayeyarwady Flood Relief 32 Fires in Yangon 33 Engagement & Jubilee 33
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. V, No. 10, October 1991
Date of publication: October 1991
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Official Books and Periodicals 4 Political Articles 5 Press Conference 6 Maj-Gen. Khin Nyunt's Warning 7 Warning Editorial 7 Gen. Saw Maung's Speech 8 ELECTIONS Party Registration Changes 9 Parties Denounce U Nu & Sein Win 10 19 NLD Hluttaws Defy Sein Win 12 NLD Hluttaw Member Resigns 12 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 12 Thai Plane Returned 13 Laos Boundary Markers Set 13 Ambassador to Nepal 13 Thailand Returns Myanmars 13 Egyptian Ambassador Approved 13 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 13 Foreign Donations 13 Myanmar Gets LIGURIA Prize 14 Colombo Plan Meeting 14 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Visitors 14 Academic and Non-Profit Visitors 14 International Agency Visitors 14 Korean Aid Delegation 14 Yunnan Delegations 14 Orbis Flying Hospital 15 UN Human Rights Experts 15 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 16 Delegations to Meetings 17 UNGA Address 18 Delegations Return 20 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointment 20 Appointment Confirmed 20 GOVERNMENT New Deputy Auditor-General 20 Cottage Industries Law 20 Two New YCDC Members 21 Advocates Approved 21 Buddhist Titles Regulations 21 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 21 Insurgents Surrender 21 KNU Attacks Ayeyarwady Division 21 BCP Defeated in Tanintharyi 23 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 23 Construction and Other Projects 23 Joint Ventures 24 Business Registrations 24 Land Management Committee 24 Real Estate Fraud in Mandalay 25 1992 Economic Year 25 Bean Traders Association 25 Advertisement 25 Foreign Trade Seminar 25 Divisional Chambers of Commerce 25 Seismic Survey 25 Border Trade Restrictions 25 Landlords Must Report Rents 26 Rainfall in Yangon 26 HEALTH AIDS Control Course 26 Adulterated Food 26 SPORTS Sports Teams Abroad 26 Sports Delegations Abroad 27 Traditional Sports 27 Holes-in-One 27 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 27 Mandalay Medical Graduations 27 Unified Music Organization Urged 28 Revised TV Schedule 28 Course for Border Monks 28 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 28 Obituaries 29 Earthquake 30 Ayeyarwady Flood Relief 30 Correction of Saw Maung Speech 30 Anti-Narcotics Activities 30 Marriage & Engagement 30
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. V, No. 9, September 1991
Date of publication: September 1991
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Official Books and Periodicals 5 Political Articles 5 ABSDF Terrorists Arrested 7 SLORC Warning to Parties 7 Maj-Gen. Myo Nyunt's Warnings 8 Maj-Gen. Tin Oo's Speeches 9 Maj-Gen. Khin Nyunt in Tamu 10 Historical Exhibit 10 ELECTIONS Most NLD Hluttaws Defy Sein Win 10 Tasks Still Undone 12 Party Registration Changes 13 Hluttaw Members Resign 13 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 13 Ambassador to Laos 14 Ambassador to Viet Nam 14 Mexican Ambassador Arrives 14 Ambassador to Pakistan 14 Ambassador to Australia to Post 14 World War II Plane Crash 14 Ambassador to Australia 14 Thai Plane in Forced Landing 14 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 14 Japanese Painting Contest 15 Colombo Plan Meeting 15 Myanmar Donations 15 Foreign Donations 15 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Visitors 15 Academic and Non-Profit Visitors 16 International Agency Visitors 16 Japanese Aid Delegation 16 Laotian Narcotics Delegation 16 Israeli Justice 17 Yunnan Vice-Governor 17 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 17 Delegations to Meetings 19 UNGA Session 20 Delegations Return 20 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 20 GOVERNMENT U Ohn Gyaw New Foreign Minister 20 Historical Commission Law 20 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 21 Pirates Captured 21 KNU Grenade at Thamada Cinema 22 Insurgents Surrender 22 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 22 Construction Projects 22 Joint Ventures 22 Food Supplies 22 Trade & Commerce Associations 23 Advertisements 24 Trade Fairs Authority Formed 24 China Trade Order 24 Financing for Military Units 24 Technical Demonstrations 24 Gen. Saw Maung Views Gems 24 Rainfall in Yangon 25 SPORTS Sports Teams Abroad 25 Sports Delegations Abroad 25 Foreign Teams 25 Host for 1995 SE Asian Games 26 Holes-in-One 26 Traditional Sports 26 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 26 SLORC Films, Plays, and Songs 26 Myanmar Education Committee 27 Myanmar Music Asiayon Discussed 27 Literary Trust Fund Founded 27 Universities Council Meeting 28 New Newspaper Planned 28 Relics 28 Universities to Reopen 28 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 28 Obituaries 29 Meiktila Fire Relief 30 Ayeyarwady Flood Relief 30 Anti-Narcotics Activities 31 Fire Crackers Banned 32 UPU Chooses Myanmar Poster 33
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. V, No. 8, August 1991
Date of publication: August 1991
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Official Books 5 Political Articles 5 Press Conference 7 Details of New Constitution 9 NLD Leaders Nabbed for Crimes 14 Maj-Gen. Myo Nyunt 14 Lt-Gen. Phone Myint 14 ABSDF & NLD Terrorists Arrested 15 ELECTIONS Party Registration Changes 15 Hluttaw Members Ousted 16 NLD Hluttaw Member Resigns 16 Party Denounces Sein Win & U Nu 16 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 16 Cambodia Council Endorsed 17 Illegal Immigrants Returned 17 Ambassador to Australia Named 17 Ambassador to USA 17 Ambassador to Pakistan 17 Chilean Ambassador Approved 17 Ambassador to Viet Nam 18 Algerian Ambassador Approved 18 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 18 UN Border Study Group 18 Foreign Donations 18 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Visitors 19 Business Visitors 19 Academic and Non-Profit Visitors 19 Chinese Delegations 19 Thai Delegation 20 Malaysia Delegation 20 Russian Buddhist 20 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 20 Delegations to Meetings 21 Myanmar-Thai Boundary Committee 21 Gen. Saw Maung to China 21 Religion Minister to Thailand 23 Delegations Return 23 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 23 Appointments Confirmed 23 GOVERNMENT Subversion Law Strengthened 24 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 24 Insurgents Surrender 24 KNU Mine-layers Exposed 24 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 24 Construction Projects 24 Joint Ventures 25 Training Courses 25 Basic Commodities 25 Yangon Water Supply 25 50-pya Revenue Stamp 26 Tradewinds Airlines Office 26 Oil Wells 26 Advertisements 26 Mon Chamber of Commerce 26 Yangon Industrial Exhibition 26 Rainfall in Yangon 26 HEALTH Dangers of Adulteration 27 SPORTS Sports Teams Abroad 27 Sports Delegations Abroad 28 Traditional Sports 28 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 28 Role of the Sangha Reviewed 28 Shrine for Last Mogul 30 Poster Exhibition Continues 30 Motion Picture Asiayone 30 Cultists Arrested 30 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 31 Obituaries 33 Engagement & Marriage 33 Meiktila Fire Relief 33 Floods 34 Flood Relief 35 Earthquakes & Cyclone 35 Boat Capsizes 36 Siamese Twins 36 Narcotics Seized 36 Yangon Zoo 36
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. V, No. 7, July 1991
Date of publication: July 1991
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Official Books 4 Political Articles 4 Myanmar Ethnic Relations 7 Border Area Committee 7 Maj-Gen. Myo Nyunt 8 Maj-Gen. Khin Nyunt 8 UNDP Party in Bird's Nest Scandal 9 NLD Announcement 10 NLD Pamphleteers Arrested 10 17 Sein Win Backers Arrested 11 ELECTIONS Losing Candidates Disqualified 11 Party Registration Changes 11 Burma to Myanmar 12 Election Progress Report 12 Hluttaw Member Deceased 13 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 13 Illegal Immigrants Returned 14 Lao Ambassador Approved/Arrives 15 Ambassadors to US and Japan 15 Chinese Ambassador Arrives 15 Bulgarian Ambassador Approved 15 Ambassador to Laos Named 15 Myanmar Signs UN Child Pacts 15 Myanmar-Laos Border Demarcation 15 Relations with Papua-New Guinea 16 Ambassador to India Named 16 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 16 Myanmar Donations 16 Foreign Donations 16 UN Border Assistance 17 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Visitors 17 International Agency Visitors 17 Academic and Non-Profit Visitors 17 Deputy Thai Health Minister 17 Foreign Sayadaws 17 Chinese Delegations 18 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 18 Delegations to Meetings 19 Buddhist Delegations 19 Delegations Return 20 GOVERNMENT Yangon's Expanded Boundaries 20 Election Law Amended 20 Law Scrutiny Central Body Formed 21 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 22 Terrorists Surrender 22 KIA Terrorist Captured 22 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 22 Construction and Other Projects 23 Company and Trader Registrations 24 Joint Ventures 24 Lt-Gen. Chit Swe on Agriculture 24 Advertisement 25 Imports and Exports 25 Trade Workshops 25 Tourism Regulations Enacted 25 Oil Wells 25 Transportation 25 Rainfall in Yangon 25 HEALTH WHO Award 26 Anti-Drug Programme 26 SPORTS Sports Teams Abroad 26 Sports Delegations Abroad 26 Hole-in-One 26 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 26 Religious Articles 27 Poster Exhibition Continues 27 Unified Musician Organization 27 Video & Film Policies 27 Statistics on Sale 28 University Admissions 28 Newspaper Computerization 28 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 28 Obituaries 29 Meiktila Fire Relief 30 Narcotics & Refineries Destroyed 30 Birth, Marriage, Engagement 31 Earthquake 31 Floods 31 Boat Capsizes 31
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. V, No. 6, June 1991
Date of publication: June 1991
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Official Books and Periodicals 4 Political Articles (Excerpts) 4 Maj-Gen. Khin Nyunt to Diplomats 7 Three NLD Insurgents Return 8 Subversive Pamphlets 8 Lawmaker Solarz Caught... 8 Four NLD Members Arrested 8 Pamphlets in Myitkyina 9 Gen. Than Shwe to Officers 9 Two Absconders Caught 9 Gen. Saw Maung on Election 9 ELECTIONS Losing Candidates Disqualified 10 Hluttaw Members Resign 11 Party Registration Changes 11 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 13 Ambassador to Japan Named 13 Japan Grants Debt Relief 13 Boundary Agreement Signed 14 Ambassador to Pakistan Named 14 France Grants Debt Relief 14 Spanish Ambassador Arrives 14 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 14 First Myanmar-China Trade Fair 14 Myanmar Donations 14 Foreign Donations 14 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Visitors 15 Korean Economic Delegation 15 Thai Military Delegation 15 Thai Diplomat 15 Israeli Agricultural Delegation 15 Medical Visitors 15 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 15 Delegations to Meetings 16 Delegations Return 17 Pilgrims to Mecca 17 Buddhists to Laos 17 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 17 Appointments Confirmed 18 Transfers 18 GOVERNMENT Accession to Drug Convention 18 Yangon Area Expanded 19 MILITARY Insurgents Surrender 19 War Veterans Meeting 19 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 20 Railway News 20 Yangon-Hong Kong Air Service 20 Restauranteurs Warned 20 Imports 21 Construction Projects 21 Commercial Bank Shares on Sale 22 Joint Ventures 22 Food Supplies 22 Honda Showroom Opens 23 Visit to Oil Well 23 Chambers of Commerce 23 Palm Oil Dealers Warned 24 Import License Fees Reduced 24 Rainfall in Yangon 24 HEALTH Child Welfare Association 24 28 Killed by Toxic Liquor 25 Article against Smoking 25 AIDS Seminar 25 AIDS Statistics 26 SPORTS Sports Teams Abroad 26 Visiting Sports Teams 26 Traditional Boats 26 Yangon Marathon 27 1992 Olympics 27 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 27 Buddhist Culture Courses 27 Poster Competition 27 Schools Reopen 27 Censorship and Indecency 27 Maha Wizaya Zedi 28 UDNR Opens 28 Relics Donated 28 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 29 Obituaries 30 Meiktila Fire 31 Fires 31 Earthquakes 32 Boats Sink 32
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. V, No. 5, May 1991
Date of publication: May 1991
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Book and Periodical Ads 5 Political Articles (Excerpts) 5 Press Conference 7 NLD Absconder Found Dead 11 Maj-Gen. Khin Nyunt's Speech 11 Gen. Saw Maung's Speech 13 Gen. Than Shwe to ADNG Graduates 14 ELECTIONS Two Hluttaw Members Ousted 15 Party Registration Changes 16 Hluttaw Members Die 16 Hluttaw Candidates Disqualified 16 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 16 Attaches Visit Beach 17 Indian Condolence Book 17 Nigerian Ambassador Approved 17 Chinese Ambassador Approved 17 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 17 Myanmar Donations 18 Latrine Project Finished 18 Foreign Donations 18 FOREIGN VISITORS International Organizations 18 Business Visitors 18 Japanese Diet Member 19 Malaysian Public Services 19 Cypriot Official 19 Visiting Sayadaws 19 Academic Visitors 19 French Economic Mission 19 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 19 Delegations to Meetings 20 Delegations Return 21 Delegation to China 21 Agriculture Minister to China 21 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 21 Appointments Confirmed 21 GOVERNMENT Service Personnel and Politics 22 May Day Message 22 Police Medals Awarded 24 National Races University Law 24 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 25 Insurgents Surrender 25 Palaung Defectors 25 Insurgent Groups Legalized 26 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 26 Advertisements 27 Joint Ventures 27 Construction Projects 27 Foreign Salesrooms in Yangon 28 Exports 29 Imports 29 Export Prices 29 Air Service to Hong Kong 29 Hotel Renovation 29 Rainfall in Yangon 29 HEALTH Warning Against Tobacco 29 SPORTS Sports Teams Abroad 30 Sports Delegations Abroad 30 Visiting Sports Teams 30 Holes-in-One 30 CULTURAL Literary and Cultural Articles 30 Poster Competition 31 College Reopenings 31 Buddhist Culture Courses 32 Culture Shock and Cookery 32 Literary & Photo Competitions 33 Relic Found 33 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 33 Obituaries 34 Cyclone in Rakhine State 34 Meiktila Fire Relief 35 Student Misbehavior 36 Marriage 36 Narcotics Destruction 36 Earthquakes 36 Brothels Raided 37 Fire at Mawlamyine Hospital 37 Water Shortage in Hlegu 37
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. V, No. 4, April 1991
Date of publication: April 1991
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Book and Periodical Ads 4 Political Articles (Excerpts) 4 Maj-Gen. Khin Nyunt's Speeches 7 Gen. Than Shwe's Speeches 9 Grenades Seized 10 Military Tribunal Sentences 10 Youths Return 10 Maj-Gen. Tin Oo's Speeches 10 NLD Leaders Ousted 11 7 Hluttaw Members Absconders 11 Maj-Gen. Myo Nyunt's Speech 11 ELECTIONS Election Tribunals 11 Party Registration Changes 11 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 12 Cuban Ambassador Arrives 13 Ambassador to UN (Geneva) 13 Ambassador to Nepal 13 Spanish Ambassador Approved 13 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 13 Foreign Donations 13 Agricultural Census 13 FOREIGN VISITORS International Organizations 13 Business Visitors 14 Foreign Sayadaws 14 Japanese Welfare Delegation 14 Korean Foreign Trade Ass'n 14 WHO Conference 14 Pakistan Defence Delegation 14 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 14 Delegations to Meetings 15 Delegations Return 15 Thai Ramayana Festival 15 Trade Minister to China 15 Myanmar-Thai Border Committee 16 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 16 GOVERNMENT Armed Forces Day 16 Profit Tax Amendment 16 Yangon Municipal Act Amendment 16 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 16 Insurgents Surrender 17 KNU Camps Captured 17 Pa-O Defectors 17 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 18 Joint Ventures 19 Construction Projects 19 Advertisements 20 Private Enterprise 21 Foreign Capital Due 21 ESCAP Speech 21 Banking Rules Issued 21 Car Import Fee Exemptions 21 Border Trade 21 Gen. Saw Maung Views Gems 22 Export Prices 22 Oil Wells 22 Dredger Delivered 22 Rainfall in Yangon 22 HEALTH AIDS 22 SPORTS Sports Teams Abroad 22 Sports Delegation to USSR 23 Sports Basic Course 23 Hole-in-One 23 CULTURAL Literary Articles 23 Buddhist Culture Courses 23 Religious Examinations 24 College Reopenings 24 Art and Sculpture Competitions 24 Cultural Miscellany 25 Thingyan 25 Movie Asiayone Officers 25 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 25 Obituaries 26 Storm in Mandalay 26 Earthquakes 26 Fires 26 Huge Fire in Meiktila 27 Cyclone Warnings 28
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. V, No. 3, March 1991
Date of publication: March 1991
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Books 4 Political Articles (Excerpts) 5 Absconding Youths Go Home 9 Than Kywe & Myint Aung Released 9 Gen. Than Shwe's Speeches 10 Saboteurs Sentenced 10 Border Development 11 Maj-Gen. Tin Oo's Speeches 11 Gen. Saw Maung Speech to Army 11 ELECTIONS Election Tribunals 14 Party Registration Changes 15 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 15 Sri Lankan Condolence Book 16 Ambassador to Portugal 16 Belgian Ambassador Arrives 16 Myanmar-Laos Air Accord 16 Diplomatic Tour of Shan State 16 Vietnamese Ambassador Arrives 16 Ambassador to Vietnam 16 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 16 Japanese Sugar Mill 17 Foreign Donations 17 Border Development Tour 17 FOREIGN VISITORS International Organizations 18 Foreign Sayadaws 18 Chinese Cultural Delegation 18 Singapore Air Chief 18 China Medical Board Chairman 18 Swedish Red Cross 19 Japanese Trade Officials 19 Soviet Buddhists 19 French Pipe Producers 19 Philippine Trade Delegation 19 Japanese Customs Delegation 19 Foreign Correspondents Club 19 Japanese Welfare Delegation 19 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 19 Delegations to Meetings 20 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 21 Confirmations 21 GOVERNMENT Peasants Day Message 21 Freshwater Fisheries Law 23 Companies Act Amendment 23 Supplementary Appropriation Law 23 Armed Forces Day 24 1991 State Budget Law 24 Commercial Tax Amendment 26 Income Tax Amendment 27 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 27 Insurgents Surrender 27 1990-91 Military Reports 27 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 29 Joint Ventures 30 Construction Projects 31 Oil Wells 32 Imports 32 Private Enterprise 32 Timber 32 Exports 32 Air Schedule Expanded 32 New 25 Pya Coin 32 Food Supplies 32 Employment Service Record 33 Import License Fees 33 Rainfall in Yangon 33 HEALTH Appeal for Blood 33 SPORTS Chinese Gymnasts 33 Myanmar Olympic Committee 33 Sports Teams Abroad 33 Rowing Courses 33 New Sports Federation Officials 34 CULTURAL Literary Articles 34 Historical & Cultural Articles 34 Literary Events 34 Gold Bowl Found 35 Buddhist Culture Courses 35 Exams 35 Medical Institutes Openings 36 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 36 Obituaries 36 Traffic Accidents 37 Narcotics Destroyed 37 Fires 37 Engagement 38 Lottery Expanded 38 Happy Birthday 38 Earthquake 38
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. V, No. 2, February 1991
Date of publication: February 1991
Description/subject: Table of Contents: ANNOUNCEMENT TO READERS 1 POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Books 4 Political Articles (Excerpts) 4 --Tatmadaw Officers 1948-1991.....4 --Bios of Saw Maung & Than Shwe 7 Press Conference 11 Absconding Youths Return 12 Explosives Seized 12 Gen. Saw Maung's Speeches 12 ELECTIONS Party Registrations Cancelled 15 Hluttaw Representatives Die 16 Election Tribunals 16 Party Leaders Addressed 16 Party Registration Changes 18 Hluttaw Resignation 19 Hluttaw Members Ousted 19 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 19 US Counsellor on Narcotics 19 Ambassador to Korea 20 Belgian Ambassador Approved 20 Ambassador to Malaysia 20 Perm. Rep. to UN-Geneva 20 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 20 Foreign Donations 20 FOREIGN VISITORS International Organizations 21 Chinese State Council Chief 21 Soviet Chess Team 21 Mauritius Trade Minister 21 Yunnan Delegation 21 Japanese Businessmen 22 Chinese Cultural Delegation 22 Thai Supreme Commander 22 Foreign Sayadaws Visit 22 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 22 Delegations to Meetings 22 Delegations Return 23 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 23 Transfers 23 GOVERNMENT Union Day Objectives 23 Union Day Message 23 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 25 Insurgents Surrender 25 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 25 Construction Projects 26 Private Industry Procedures 27 Prices and Supplies 27 Joint Ventures 27 World's Largest Sapphire 28 28th Myanma Gems Emporium 28 Oil Wells 28 Tourism 28 Imports 28 Private Enterprise 28 Rainfall in Yangon 28 HEALTH Addict Workshops 28 AIDS Training Course 28 SPORTS Sports Team Abroad 28 Chinese Sports Teams 29 CULTURAL Literary Articles 29 Historical & Cultural Articles 29 Sangha Meeting 29 Education 30 Seminar on Classics 30 Movie on Students in Jungle 30 Gold Ring Found 30 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 30 Obituaries 31 Narcotics 32 Earthquake 32 Marriage & Engagement 32 Fires 33
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. V, No. 1, January 1991
Date of publication: January 1991
Description/subject: Table of Contents: ANNOUNCEMENT TO READERS 1 POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Books 4 Political Articles (Excerpts) 4 Historical Exhibition 8 NLD Statement 8 Speeches by Gen. Than Shwe 9 Press Conference 10 ELECTIONS Election Tribunals 17 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 18 New Singapore Ambassador 18 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 18 Foreign Donations 18 UNESCO Awards to Myanmars 19 FOREIGN VISITORS International Organizations 19 Israeli Chamber of Commerce 19 British Fisheries Expert 19 Soviet Delegations 19 Yunnan Delegations 20 Japanese Delegations 20 Business Delegations 20 Chinese State Council Chief 20 Adventist Relief Organization 20 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 20 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 21 Appointments Confirmed 21 Transfers 21 GOVERNMENT Tourism Regulations Issued 21 Gen. Saw Maung's Jan. 4 Message 21 Independence Day Congratulations 23 Independence Day Awards 23 MILITARY Thai Trawler Destroyed 24 Insurgent Attacks 24 Khin Nyunt meets with KIA 24 Mon Headquarters Captured 25 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 25 Construction Projects 25 Joint Ventures 27 Trade Ministry Registrations 27 Exports 27 28th Myanma Gems Emporium 28 Gold Coins on Sale; New Stamp. 28 Private Sector Activities 28 Census Planned 29 Yangon: Repairs; Water Rates. 29 Boat Construction 29 Tourist Charter Visit 29 New Satellite Townships 29 Ground Satellite Stations 30 Rainfall in Yangon 30 HEALTH Annual Medical Conference 30 AIDS Training Course 30 SPORTS Traditional Sports Events 30 Foreign Sports Teams 30 CULTURAL Literary Articles 30 Historical & Cultural Articles 31 SLORC Religious Activities 31 Photographs Donated 31 Buddhism to be Taught in Schools 31 Religious Exams 31 Medical Institutes Reopen 31 Examinations Set 32 Supplication by Sayadaw 32 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 33 Obituaries 34 Car Accidents 34 Fires in November 34 Narcotics: 1990 Stats; Other. 34 Engagements & Marriages 36 Earthquakes 36
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. IV, No. 12, December 1990
Date of publication: December 1990
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Cartoons 2 Political Books 3 Foreign News Coverage 4 Political Articles (Excerpts) 4 Historical Exhibition 7 Speech by Maj-Gen. Khin Nyunt 7 Hluttaw Members Abscond 7 Speech by Maj-Gen. Myo Nyunt 8 Press Conference 8 Speeches by Gen. Saw Maung 13 Speech by Gen. Than Shwe 14 Re: Daw Aung San Suu Kyi 14 Sangha Directive 82 Explained 15 ELECTIONS Election Tribunals 15 Party Registration Changes 16 National Democracy Party Banned 16 Eight Hluttaw Members Ousted 16 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 17 Vietnam Ambassador Approved 18 Relations with Venezuela 18 Ambassador to Egypt 18 False Dutch Narcotics Claim 18 Ambassador to Malaysia 18 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 18 Foreign Donations 18 UNDP Anniversary Celebrations 18 FOREIGN VISITORS Chinese Industry Delegation 19 Chinese Red Cross Delegation 19 UNFDAC Teams 19 UPU Consultant 19 Chinese Railway Vice-Minister 19 WHO Regional Director 19 UN Management Programme 19 Planned Parenthood Federation 19 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 20 Delegations to Meetings 20 Delegations Return 21 Delegation to Laos 21 Delegation to China 21 Gen. Than Shwe to Thailand 21 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 21 GOVERNMENT Gold Coins Announced 21 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 22 Insurgents Surrender 22 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 22 Joint Ventures 22 Revised Trading Procedures 23 Trade Ministry Registrations 23 Motel Begun 23 Workshop 23 Truck Crackdown Planned 23 Water Taps To Be Closed 23 Oil Wells 24 Imports 24 Ruby Miners Rewarded 24 Rainfall in Yangon 24 HEALTH AIDS in Myanmar 24 Pure Food & Drug Regulations 24 Health Manual Distributed 25 SPORTS Traditional Boat Racing 25 Sports Teams Abroad 26 Soviet Volleyball Team 27 SLORC Chairman's Golf Bowl 27 CULTURAL Literary Articles 27 Historical & Cultural Articles 27 SLORC Religious Activities 27 Religious Exams 28 School Exams 28 Puppet Video 28 Publishers Association Office 28 Medical Schools to Reopen 28 1989 Motion Picture Awards 28 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 29 Obituaries 30 Narcotics Destroyed 31 Building Collapses 31 Road Accidents 31 Traffic Enforcement Equipment 31 Engagements 31 Bridge and Train Accidents 31
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. IV, No. 11, November 1990
Date of publication: November 1990
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 1 Cartoons 2 Political Books 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 3 Historical Exhibition 5 Crackdown on Unlawful Monks 6 Cultural Traditions Defended 8 Gen. Saw Maung's Nov. 2 Speech 9 Sangha Directive 12 Gen. Saw Maung's Nov. Speeches 12 Airliner Hijacked 17 Two NLD Leaders "Absconded" 17 ELECTIONS Election Tribunals 17 Party Registration Changes 18 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 19 French Ambassador Arrives 20 Attaches Tour Eastern Command 20 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Fisheries Workshop Agreement 20 Workshops and Courses 20 Chinese Art Exhibit 21 Religious Donations 21 Myanmar-Korea Symposium 21 Myanmar-Laos Air Agreement 21 FOREIGN VISITORS Japanese Aid Delegation 21 Soviet Acrobats 21 Human Rights Expert 21 Thai Historical Delegation 22 Japanese Research Centre 22 SEACEN Centre Meeting 22 Chinese Industrial Delegation 22 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 22 Delegations to Meetings 23 Delegations Return 23 Delegation to Tokyo Coronation 24 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 24 GOVERNMENT Sangha Organization Law [text] 24 Child Welfare Law 25 National Day Message [text] 25 Industrial Enterprise Law 26 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 27 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 27 Courses 28 Imports 28 Full Page Advertisement 28 Barge Contract 29 Gems Inspected 29 Airline Schedule 29 Commodity Prices 29 Joint Ventures 30 Import Licence Fees Eased 30 Water Supply Discussed 30 Rainfall in Yangon 30 HEALTH Treatment for Drug Recidivists 30 Preventive Drug Education 30 Illicit Prescription Drugs 30 Surgeons' Conference 31 Traditional Medicine Seminar 31 SPORTS Soviet Shooting Coach 31 Traditional Sports 31 Myanmar Wins Marathon Gold 31 CULTURAL Literary Articles 31 Historical & Cultural Articles 32 Sarpay Beikman Awards 32 National Literary Awards 32 SLORC Religious Activities 33 Maha Wizaya Reliquary 33 Puppet Video 33 Monks Disrobed 33 Buddhist Examinations 34 Sarpay Magazine Bought 34 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 34 Obituaries 35 NLD Politician Sex Conviction 35 Refugees from Iraq 36 $800 Millions in Drugs Burned 36 Road Accidents Down 36 Fires in October 36
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. IV, No. 10, October 1990
Date of publication: October 1990
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 1 Cartoons 2 Political Books 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 3 Historical Exhibition 8 Maj-Gen. Khin Nyunt in Mon State 8 Political Documents Recorded 9 Press Conferences 9 Agriculture and Economy 9 US Ambassador Rejected 10 Constitutional Plans 11 Press Release to Diplomats 13 Political Arrest 14 Curfew Relaxed 14 SLORC Ousts U Nu from Party 14 Crackdown on Unlawful Monks 14 ELECTIONS Election Tribunals 19 Election Announcements 20 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 20 Ambassador to Egypt Named 20 New Soviet Ambassador 20 Ambassador to Belgium 21 Ambassador to Korea Named 21 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Border Meeting 21 Workshops and Courses 21 UNESCO National Commission 21 FAO Hill Country Project 21 FOREIGN VISITORS Hydrographic Bureau Mission 21 Chinese Education Delegation 22 US Drug Delegation 22 UNDP Regional Chief 22 Soviet Acrobats 22 Israeli Diplomat 22 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 22 Delegations to Meetings 23 UNGA Address 23 Arts Delegation Returns 24 MYANMAR GAZETTE Appointments Confirmed 25 Appointments 25 GOVERNMENT Nurse and Midwife Law 25 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 25 Insurgents Surrender 25 Embassy in Bangkok Bombed 25 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 25 Courses 26 Rice Prices Reduced 26 Appliance Sale 27 Container Service 27 Satellite Towns 27 Imports 27 Joint Ventures 27 Restaurant Enterprise Review 28 Credit Cards 28 Farm Export Prices 28 Photocopier Imports Restricted 28 Mining Enterprise Meeting 29 Rainfall in Yangon 29 HEALTH Drug Addict Course 29 SPORTS Myanmar Sports Delegations 29 Asian Games 29 UNESCO Award for U Zaw Weik 29 Myanmar Sports Teams Abroad 29 CULTURAL Literary Articles 29 Historical & Cultural Articles 30 SLORC Religious Activities 30 Gen. Saw Maung on Language 30 Relic Found 31 National Literary Awards 31 Newspaper Circulation Grows 31 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 32 Ruby Smugglers Sentenced 33 Obituaries 33 Train Wreck 34
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. IV, No. 9, September 1990
Date of publication: September 1990
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 1 Cartoons 2 Political Books Advertised 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 Press Conference 6 Maj-Gen. Khin Nyunt 6 U Tin Tun on Oil 12 Maj-Gen. Myo Nyunt's Views 13 Judiciary Warned 14 Political Arrests 15 Gen. Saw Maung's Speech 9/7 15 Maj-Gen. Tin Oo's Views 17 Disturbances in Mandalay 18 Editorial for Students 18 SLORC Historical Exhibition 19 Ne Win on Daw Aung San Suu Kyi 19 Press Release on VOA & BBC 21 ELECTIONS Election Tribunals 22 Party Registration Changes 22 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 23 Ambassador to EEC 24 Indian Ambassador Arrives 24 Singapore Ambassador Approved 24 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 24 Foreign Donations 24 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Missions 24 Business Delegations 25 Japanese Parliamentarian 25 Chinese Narcotics Delegation 25 Thai Study Delegation 25 Korean Military Delegation 25 Thai Narcotics Delegation 25 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 25 Delegations to Meetings 26 Delegations Return 26 Myanmar Workers Abroad 26 Cultural Delegation to China 26 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 26 Appointments Confirmed 27 GOVERNMENT Archive and Mawgun Law 27 Advocates Council Member 27 Good Conduct Medals 27 Myanmar Accountancy Council 27 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 28 Military Narcotics Seizures 28 Insurgents Surrender 28 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 28 Joint Ventures 29 Entrepreneur Workshops 30 Imports 30 Record-breaking Sapphires 30 Electric Power Projects 31 Gas Source Found 31 Farm Export Prices 31 Rainfall in Yangon 31 HEALTH AIDS Workshop 31 SPORTS Myanmar Sports Delegations 31 Asian Games 32 Olympic Football Course 32 Myanmar Teams Abroad 32 CULTURAL Literary Articles 32 Historical & Cultural Articles 33 Education Exams 33 Religious Friendship Ceremony 33 Appeal for Maha Myatmuni Pagoda 33 Ancient Gold Bowl Found 33 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 34 Obituaries 35 Engagement 35 Marriages 35
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. IV, No. 7, July 1990
Date of publication: July 1990
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 1 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 Press Conferences 4 Gen. Saw Maung's Speech 7 Publications Announced 8 Maj-Gen. Khin Nyunt's Speech 9 Arzani Day 10 Maj-Gen. Tin Oo's Speech 11 SLORC Policy Declaration 11 ELECTIONS Election Returns 15 Election Winners 16 Votes by Party 20 Election Commission Meets 22 Election Announcements 22 Election Tribunals Formed 22 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 23 Israeli Ambassador Approved 23 Indian Ambassador Approved 23 Ambassador to Maldives 24 Philippine Ambassador Arrives 24 French Ambassador Approved 24 Ambassador to Austria 24 Korean Ambassador Arrives 24 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 24 Foreign Donations 25 Myanmar Donations Abroad 25 Japanese Debt Relief Agreement 25 Australian Milk Plant Completed 25 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Missions 25 Business Delegations 25 US Narcotics Official 26 Singapore Parliamentarians 26 Malaysian Trade Delegation 26 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 26 Delegations Return 27 MYANMAR GAZETTE Appointments Confirmed 27 Transfers and Appointments 27 GOVERNMENT Central Bank Law 27 Financial Institutions Law 28 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 28 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 28 Trade Workshops 29 Thai Border Opened 29 Joint Ventures 29 Construction Projects 29 Basic Commodities 30 Industrial Electricity Rationed 30 Import Restrictions Relaxed 30 Export Prices 31 Exports 31 Satellite Town Construction 31 Monsoon Crop Outlook Good 31 Rainfall in Yangon 32 HEALTH Poisonous Toad Eggs 32 Minister Calls for Birth Control 32 SPORTS Exchange Program with Yunnan 32 Tennis Team in Malaysia 32 Track Team to Malaysia 33 Sports Park Planned 33 Malaysian Big Walk 33 Sports Officials Travel 33 CULTURAL Literary Articles 33 Historical & Cultural Articles 33 Moral & Religious Articles 34 Mandalay Tower Reopened 34 Silver Pieces Found 34 Radio Frequency Change 34 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 34 Obituaries 35 Floods 35 Engagement 35 Marriage 35 6-month Narcotics Seizures 35 Fires 36
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. IV, No. 8, August 1990
Date of publication: July 1990
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 1 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 Forestry Defended 4 Press Conferences 4 Disturbances and Trouble-making 7 Arms and Explosives Seized 8 Party Official Prosecuted 8 Maj-Gen. Khin Nyunt's Views 8 Maj-Gen. Myo Nyunt's Views 10 "Don't Do It!" 10 ELECTIONS Election Tribunals 10 Party Registration Changes 11 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 12 Israeli Ambassador Arrives 14 Soviet Ambassador Approved 14 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 14 Foreign Donations 14 Myanmar Donations Abroad 14 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Missions 14 Japanese Financial Mission 14 Business Delegations 14 Laotian Vice Foreign Minister 15 Thai Border Delegation 15 Thai Cultural Delegation 15 Amoco Corp. Chairman 15 Singapore Trade Delegation 15 Chinese Narcotics Delegation 16 Thai Deputy Agric. Minister 16 Japanese Political Delegation 16 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 16 Delegations to Meetings 16 Delegation to Singapore 17 Delegations Return 17 MYANMAR GAZETTE Appointments 17 GOVERNMENT Agricultural Bank Law 17 MILITARY Insurgents Surrender 18 Insurgent Attacks 18 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 18 Basic Commodities 19 Transportation 20 Special Projects Committee 20 Courses for Entrepreneurs 20 Advertisements 21 Construction Projects 21 Joint Ventures 21 Export Prices 22 Salesroom Opened 22 World Record Ruby 22 Fuel and Energy 22 Rice Production Needs 23 Role of Co-operatives 23 Rainfall in Yangon 23 HEALTH Indigenous Medicine 23 New Drug Rehabilitation Center 24 SPORTS Sports Articles 24 Myanmar Teams Abroad 24 Myanmar Sports Delegations 24 Foreign Sports Teams 24 CULTURAL Literary Articles 25 Historical & Cultural Articles 25 Buddhist Sites Restored 25 Agricultural Museum Opened 25 Relics Found 25 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 25 Obituaries 27 Fires 27 Garbage Bags Required 28 Floods 28 Marriage 28
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. IV, No. 6, June 1990
Date of publication: June 1990
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 1 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 Press Conferences 4 Post-Election Briefings 7 Saboteurs' Confessions 7 Don't Hurry the Constitution 7 Refugee Resettlement 8 Gen. Saw Maung's Speech 8 ELECTIONS Election Returns 9 Phony Reporter Exposed 26 Post-Election Announcements 26 U Nu's Party Splits 27 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 27 Mexican Ambassador Approved 27 GDR Ambassador Approved 27 US Ambassador Approved 27 Ambassador to West Germany 28 Ambassador to Mauritius 28 Philippine Ambassador Approved 28 Korean Ambassador Approved 28 Ambassador to Spain 28 Ambassador to Netherlands 28 Bangladesh Ambassador Arrives 28 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 28 Foreign Donations 29 Rice Mill Delivered 29 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Missions 29 German TV Team 29 Business Delegations 29 Chinese Transport Official 29 Chinese Minerals Official 29 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Study Delegations 30 Scholars Sent Abroad 30 Buddhist Delegation to USSR 30 ILO Conference 30 Educators to Japan 31 Haj Pilgrims to Mecca 31 MYANMAR GAZETTE Appointments Confirmed 31 GOVERNMENT Schools Reopen 31 Tourism Law Adopted 31 Gambling Law Amended 31 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 31 Military Medals Presented 31 KNU Officer's Nephew Killed 32 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 32 Joint Ventures 32 Construction Projects 33 Registrations 34 Satellite Town Construction 34 Imports 34 Basic Commodities 34 Sales Outlet Opened 34 Y-12 Demonstration Flights 34 Private Gems Sales 34 Export Prices 35 Rainfall in Yangon 35 HEALTH AIDS 35 Tobacco 35 Narcotics Day 35 SPORTS Rowing Team Returns 35 CULTURAL Literary Articles 35 Historical & Cultural Articles 36 Moral & Religious Articles 36 TV Relay Stations 36 Archaeological Reconstructions 36 Shwedagon Escalators Open 36 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 36 Obituaries 37 WPD Seeks Foreign Subscribers 37 Riverboat Capsizes 37
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. IV, No. 5, May 1990
Date of publication: May 1990
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 Press Conferences 4 Teachers Briefed 8 Political Briefings by Military 8 Saboteurs Exposed 8 Gen. Saw Maung to State LORCs 9 Gen. Saw Maung to Military 9 Books for Sale 10 Martial Law Area Reduced 10 Reporting "Illegal Guests" 10 Post-Election Statement 10 ELECTIONS Election Procedures 11 One Constituency Suspended 12 Election Law Amendment 12 Journalists Arrive 12 Elections Held 12 Election Returns 12 Post-election Thanks 15 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 15 Ambassador to Nepal 15 British Ambassador Arrives 15 Austrian Ambassador Arrives 15 Ambassador to France 15 Ambassador to Sri Lanka 15 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Workshops and Courses 15 Foreign Donations 15 OPEC Loan 16 FOREIGN VISITORS International Agency Missions 16 Chinese Cultural Delegation 16 Philippine Assistant Minister 16 Korean Survey Team 16 Soviet Chess Coach 16 Elephant Film Maker 16 Malaysian Health Team 16 Chinese Vice Minister 16 Japanese Aid Director 17 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Economic Delegations 17 Trade Minister to Eastern Europe 17 Cultural Minister to China 17 Agriculture Minister Returns 18 Health Minister to Switzerland 18 Delegations Return 18 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 18 Appointments Confirmed 18 Transfers 18 GOVERNMENT Workers Day Message 19 State/Division LORCs 19 Pesticide Law 20 Yangon Development Law 20 Car Light Rules 20 Public Service Medals 20 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 20 Opium Seized from KIA 20 ECONOMIC Official Arts and Crafts Shop 20 Tax Amnesty 20 Myanmar GDP 21 Economic Articles 21 Satellite Town Construction 21 Joint Ventures 22 Construction Projects 23 Imports 23 Exports 23 Basic Commodities 23 Oil Refineries 24 Aviation Developments 24 Border Chamber of Commerce 24 Ships 24 Export Commodity Prices 24 Banking 24 Rainfall in Yangon 24 HEALTH AIDS 24 SPORTS Training Course 25 CULTURAL Literary Articles 25 Historical & Cultural Articles 25 Moral & Religious Articles 25 Religious Examinations 25 Township Literary Organizations 25 Thai Language Training 25 Satellite TV to Begin 25 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 26 Obituaries 26 Narcotics Destroyed 27 Fire 28 Tornado Wrecks Train 28 SLORC Postage Stamp 28
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. IV, No. 4, April 1990
Date of publication: April 1990
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 3 Anti-American Cartoon 5 Press Conferences 5 Organizations Banned (reminder) 9 Martial Law Area Reduced 9 SLORC Post-election Plans 9 Saw Maung's Speech Clarified 10 History Committee Report 11 1942 British Massacre 11 ELECTIONS Party Registration Changes 11 Election Preparations 13 Election Campaign Speeches 13 Election Rules on Sale 18 BURMESE POLITICAL PARTIES end of document Alphabetical list Numerical list (added by David Arnott - distributed separately by Hugh McDougall) DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 18 Italian Ambassador Approved 19 Greek Ambassador Arrives 20 Swiss Ambassador Arrives 20 British Ambassador Approved 20 Diplomats Visit Chaungtha Beach 20 Italian Ambassador Arrives 20 Cuban Ambassador Approved 20 Danish Envoy Named and Arrives 20 Ambassador to Israel 20 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Shwedagon Escalator Project 20 Fire Victims Relief 20 Thai Buddha Donated 20 FOREIGN VISITORS UNESCO Education Adviser 21 ISEAS Director 21 Chinese Information Group 21 Chinese Trade Delegation 21 Forestry Seminar 21 Chinese Radio/TV Delegation 21 Thai Education Officer 22 ILO Delegation 22 UNIDO/Japanese Mission 22 UNESCO Officials 22 IMF Mission 22 Business Delegations 22 Japanese Aid Delegation 23 Chinese Cultural Delegation 23 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Energy Minister to Vietnam 23 Private Sector Delegation 23 Transport Minister to Indonesia 23 Narcotics Mission 23 Military Delegation Returns 24 Fisheries Study Group 24 Narcotics Delegation 24 Agriculture Minister to FAO 24 Agriculturalists to Thailand 24 Seminar in Hong Kong 25 Buddhist Teaching Group Returns 25 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 25 New Appointments 25 GOVERNMENT Commercial Tax Law 25 War Veteran Organization 25 New Affiliation for CRO 26 Medals Awarded 26 Service Personnel Trained Abroad 27 Marine Fisheries Law 27 MILITARY Generals Promoted 27 Insurgent Attacks 27 Plans for Insurgents 27 Troop Entertainment 28 Naval Patrol Boats 28 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 28 Registration Statistics 29 Tax Amnesty 29 Why Myanmar Is Poor 29 Exports 29 Imports 30 Basic Supplies 30 Mining Reserve Established 30 Hotel Opened 30 Publications Available 30 Construction Notes 31 Trade Workshop 31 Joint Ventures 31 New Town Construction 31 Myanmar Motors Opens 32 Addendum to Trade Rules 32 Rainfall in Yangon 32 SPORTS Myanmars Play for Malaysia 32 CULTURAL Literary Articles 32 Historical & Cultural Articles 32 Moral & Religious Articles 32 Religious Donations 33 Bagan Excavations 33 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 33 Obituaries 34 Fires 34 Ship Sinking 34 Advertisements 34 Narcotics Seizures 35
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. IV, No. 3, March 1990
Date of publication: March 1990
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 New Slogan-"Noble Desire" 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 3 Press Conferences 5 Political Books Advertised 8 Martial Law Area Reduced .9 Motto Awards Given .9 Gen. Saw Maung's Speech .9 ELECTIONS Party Registrations Cancelled 10 Election Procedures 11 Candidacy Statistics 12 Campaign Speeches 13 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 15 Ambassador to Sri Lanka 16 Ambassador to Nepal 16 Iranian Ambassador Arrives 16 Netherlands Ambassador Arrives 17 Ambassador to France 17 Ambassador to Iran 17 Bangladesh Ambassador Approved 17 Japanese Ambassador Arrives 17 Cyprus Ambassador Arrives 17 Thai Ambassador Arrives 17 Ambassador to Portugal 17 Ambassador to Nigeria 17 Turkish Ambassador Approved 17 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION AID Projects Delivered 17 Fire Relief Donations 17 Myanmar Gift to UN 17 Donations to Shwedagon 18 UN Courses Given 18 FOREIGN VISITORS West German Deputies 18 ECOSOC Delegation 18 Soviet Fishing Delegation 18 Singapore Chief of Staff 18 World Bank Mission 18 Thai Deputy Prime Minister 19 Thai National Defence College 19 Thai Supreme Commander 19 London Professor 19 Thai Intelligence Officer 19 WHO Consultants 19 Malaysian Military Chief 19 UNESCO Science Officer 19 Prof. Robert Taylor 20 UNESCO Project Coordinator 20 Business Delegations 20 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Sugarcane Farmers 20 Palm Oil Delegation to Malaysia 21 Education Minister to Thailand 21 Exchange Delegation to Malaysia 21 Narcotics Delegation Returns 21 Afro-Asian Legal Committee 21 Border Committee Meeting 21 Tax Seminar in Indonesia 22 ILO Symposium 22 Colombo Plan Workshop 22 Buddhist Teaching Delegation 22 Computer Study Tour 22 Cultural Delegation to Thailand 22 Deaf Teaching Delegation 22 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 22 Appointments Confirmed 23 Transfers 23 GOVERNMENT New 200 and 1 Kyat Notes 23 Peasants Day Message 23 Export Benefits Raised 25 Electricity Law 25 Supplementary Budget Law 26 New Rank for Saw Maung 26 1990 State Budget Law 26 Court Fees Amendment Act 28 Stamp Act Amendment 28 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 28 Insurgents Surrender 28 Historic Flag Presented 28 Insurgents Attack Ye 28 Military Operations 1989-90 29 Military Awards 31 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 31 Joint Ventures 32 Toshiba Sales Centre 32 Export Prices in 1989 32 1990 Export Prices 32 Imports 33 Exports 33 Basic Commodities 33 Companies Registered 34 Gemstone Finds in Shan State 34 Income Tax Relief 34 New Riverboat Launched 34 Gems Joint Ventures 34 Holding Company Begins 34 Trade Workshops 35 Higher Jute Prices 35 Kinda Dam Inaugurated 35 Hotel Opened 35 Daewoo Group Visit 35 Rainfall in Yangon 35 HEALTH Safety 35 SPORTS Sports Official to Japan 35 CULTURAL Literary Articles 36 Historical & Cultural Articles 36 Moral & Religious Articles 36 Fountain Inaugurated 36 Sangha Congregation 36 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 36 Obituaries 37 Earthquake 37 Fires 37 Advertisements 37 Happy Birthday 38
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Date of entry/update: 05 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. IV, No. 2, February 1990
Date of publication: February 1990
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 1 A New Slogan 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 Press Conferences 4 Political Books Advertised 6 Squatters Warned 6 ELECTIONS Party Registration Changes 6 Election Procedures Announced 6 Shan Constituencies Suspended 6 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 6 Yugoslav Ambassador Arrives 7 Mongolian Ambassador Approved 7 Thai Ambassador Approved 7 Austrian Ambassador Approved 7 Ambassador to Mauritius 8 Ambassador to Israel 8 Ambassador to West Germany 8 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Artificial Limb Agreement 8 Foreign Religious Donations 8 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Delegations 8 UNESCO Mission 8 Thai Deputy Prime Minister 8 U.S. Medical Delegation 8 IMF Missions 9 UNICEF Consultant 9 Lao Trade Delegation 9 Korean Delegation 9 Thai Economic Mission 9 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Health Minister to Malaysia 10 Narcotics Delegation Returns 10 Air Chief to Singapore/Thailand 10 Delegation to UNGA Drug Session 10 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 10 Appointments Confirmed 10 GOVERNMENT Health Minister a Colonel 10 Union Day Message 11 Union Day Festivities 12 Saw Maung Addresses ADNG 12 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 12 Operations Against KIA 13 NMSP Headquarters Seized 13 KNU Timber Camp Captured 13 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 13 Joint Ventures Formed 14 Gems Emporium 14 Basic Supplies Arrive 15 Department Store Opens 15 Profit Tax Amnesty 15 Pugyi Reservoir Opened 16 New Market Opened 16 Natural Gas Feasibility Study 16 Exports 16 Tanyin No. 1 Refinery 16 Hotel Opened 16 Rainfall in Yangon 16 HEALTH Safe Driving 16 SPORTS Badminton Team to Malaysia 16 Officials to SEA Games Session 16 CULTURAL Literary Articles 17 Historical & Cultural Articles 17 Union Day Historical Articles 17 Moral & Religious Articles 17 Art Shows 17 Sangha Congregation 17 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 17 Obituaries 17 Fires 18 Narcotics Destroyed by DEA 18 Advertisements 18 Engagement 19 Earthquake 19
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
Format/size: pdf (92K)
Date of entry/update: 05 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. IV, No. 1, January 1990
Date of publication: January 1990
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 Press Conferences 5 Political Books Advertised 9 Martial Law Area Reduced 9 U Nu Supporters Resign 9 Gen. Saw Maung's Speech to LORC 9 Soe Lwin Returned Home 11 Students Return 11 ELECTIONS Party Registration Changes 11 Candidates Registered 13 Articles on Elections 13 Party Symbols Assigned 14 Meetings on Election Procedures 16 New Party Symbols 16 Multiple Candidacies 17 Lists of Candidates 17 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 17 Algerian Ambassador 18 Brazilian Ambassador Approved 18 Japanese Ambassador Approved 18 Ambassador to Cuba 18 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Thai Buddhist Canons 18 Soviet Books 18 Japanese Aid Red Cross 19 Microcomputer Course 19 Japanese Books 19 Korean Art Exhibit 19 FAO Plastic Silo 19 Danish-Myanmar Ship-way 19 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Delegations 19 Thai Research Ship 19 Chinese Writers 19 Thai Deputy Minister 20 Thai Development Delegation 20 Mauritius Trade Minister 20 Japanese Medical Researchers 20 IMF Mission 20 Red Cross Delegation 20 UNESCO Mission 20 Thai General 20 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Minister to Malaysia 20 Trainees Depart 21 Education Conference 21 Development Planning 21 Narcotics Delegation 21 Education Delegation Returns 21 Cultural Troupe to Malaysia 21 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 21 GOVERNMENT Independence Day Message 21 Independence Congratulations 23 Independence Day Honors 23 Independence Day Ceremonies 23 Union Bank Name Changed 23 Municipal Act Amended 24 New One Kyat Note Issued 24 All Farm Land Must Be Tilled 24 Immigration Penalties Raised 24 MILITARY Military Attache Trip 25 Insurgent Attacks 25 ECONOMIC Transportion 25 Business Activities 25 Basic Supplies Arrive 25 Economic Articles 26 Export Market Prices 27 Trade Workshop 27 Joint Ventures Formed 27 Mandalay Boat Line Opens 27 Construction Offered 27 Joint Tin Production Pact 28 Oil Production Sharing Pact 28 Gems Emporium 28 Rainfall in Yangon 28 HEALTH Kidney Transplant Operation 28 Fighting Narcotics in Myanmar 28 Medical Association Conference 28 SPORTS Kazakhstan Football Team 28 Tatmadaw Golf Tournament 29 CULTURAL Literary Articles 29 Historical & Cultural Articles 29 Moral & Religious Articles 29 Buddhist Examinations 29 Art Shows 29 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 30 Obituaries 30 1989 Opium Seizures 30
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
Format/size: pdf (125K)
Date of entry/update: 04 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. III, No. 12, December 1989
Date of publication: December 1989
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 Press Conferences 6 Political Books Advertised 9 Film on Returnee-students 9 Michael Aris Arrives 9 U Tin Oo Jailed 9 BG Khin Nyunt Warns Employees 9 U Nu Under House Arrest 10 ELECTIONS Party Registration Changes 10 Minimum Candidacies Specified 14 Party Election Plans 14 Sub-commissions Formed 15 Articles on Elections 17 Voters Abroad 17 Requirements for Candidates 17 Six Shan Schedules Changed 18 Candidates File Papers 18 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 18 Ambassador to India 18 Hungarian Ambassador 18 Yugoslav Ambassador Approved 18 Cypriot Ambassador Approved 19 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Chinese Trade Agreement 19 Review of UNICEF Projects 19 Chinese Photo Exhibit 19 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Delegations 19 Yunnan Governor's Visit 19 UNFDAC Director 19 Singapore Trade Delegation 19 Soviet War Veterans 20 Malaysian Air Chief 20 Thai Border Delegation 20 Hepatitis Expert 20 UNESCO Official 20 Japanese Forestry Aid 20 Chinese Assistant Minister 20 Chinese Writers Delegation 21 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Cyclone Workshop 21 Tax Delegation Returns 21 Maritime Employment Delegate 21 Drug Abuse Delegation 21 Energy Minister to Korea 21 Livestock Chief in Thailand 21 Education Delegation 21 Weatherman to Bangladesh 21 MYANMAR GAZETTE Appointments Confirmed 22 GOVERNMENT Traffic Rules Enforcement 22 State Enterprise Procedures 22 MILITARY Insurgent Attacks 22 KNU Phalu Camp Seized 22 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 23 Myanma Gems Enterprise 23 Transportation News 23 Rice Prices and Sales 24 Hotels Open 24 Business Activities 24 Advertisements 25 Azin Dam Opened 25 Export Market Prices 25 Japanese Pay Compensation 26 Rainfall in Yangon 26 HEALTH Drug Abuse Exhibition 26 Blood Groups 26 AIDS 26 SPORTS Traditional Boat Race 27 Athletes Honored 27 Malaysian Golf Tourney 27 Disabled Athletes Federation 27 CULTURAL Literary Articles 27 Historical & Cultural Articles...28 Moral & Religious Articles 28 Literature Prizes Given 28 Shwedagon Escalator 28 Language Computer Planned 28 Gold Relics Found 28 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 29 Obituaries 29 Turn in Scofflaws! 29 Journalist U Sein Win Honored 29 Bus Accident 30 Erosion Victims Resettled 30 Counterfeit K90 Plates Seized 30 Divorce 30
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
Format/size: pdf (124K)
Date of entry/update: 04 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. III, No. 11, November 1989
Date of publication: November 1989
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 Press Conferences 5 Historical Records Exhibit 8 Political Books Advertised 8 Martial Law Area Reduced 9 Insurgencies Declared Illegal 9 Saw Maung's Speech 9 BCP Infiltration of Schools 9 BCP 1988 Politburo Text 11 National Day Proclamation 11 Col. Abel in Japan 12 ELECTIONS Party Registration Changes 13 Election Annoucements 13 Dagon Myo-thit Constituency 14 DIPLOMATIC Chinese Earthquake Message 14 Diplomatic Calls 14 Ambassador to Sweden 14 Ambassador to Mongolia 15 Australian Ambassador 15 Ambassador to Denmark 15 New Zealand Ambassador 15 Ambassador to Norway 15 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION UNDP Review 15 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Delegations 15 Oxford Doctors 15 US Cable News Delegation 15 Thai Research Ship 16 Visits by Thai Deputy Ministers 16 UNDP Evaluation Mission 16 Yunnan Governor 16 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Delegation to China 16 Col. Abel's Asian Trip 17 FAO Delegation 17 Trainees to Korea 18 UNGA Delegation Returns 18 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 18 Appointments Confirmed 18 Transfers 18 GOVERNMENT Indigenous Medicine School 18 Motor Vehicles Fines Raised 18 New Motor Vehicle Rules 18 MILITARY Tatmadaw & the Public 19 Insurgent Attacks 19 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 19 Export Co-Op Ad 20 Petroleum Contracts Signed 20 Company Registrations 21 Thai Fishing Agreement 21 Exports 21 Imports 21 Rice Prices Fall 22 Supermarket Plans 22 Rice Supplies Arrive 22 Rainfall in Yangon 22 HEALTH Hepatitis Workshop 22 Drug Abuse Control Exhibit 22 AIDS 22 SPORTS Asian Track & Field Meet 22 Footballers to Thailand 23 Golf Team in Manila 23 CULTURAL Encyclopedia Yearbook 23 Literary Articles 23 Historical & Cultural Articles 23 Moral & Religious Articles 24 Paper to Expand 24 Book of Lithic Inscriptions 24 Tazaungmon 24 Literary Awards 24 Musicians Given Guidance 25 New National Museum 25 War History Museum 26 Movies to Reopen 26 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 26 Obituaries 26 Hlawga Wildlife Park 27 Ship Disaster Inquiry 27 Marriages 27 Park Fees Reduced 27 Advertisement 27 Light Plane Lands 27
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
Format/size: pdf (114K)
Date of entry/update: 04 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. III, No. 10, October 1989
Date of publication: October 1989
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Slogans 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 3 Historic Records Exhibition 7 Sentences in Abortion Case 8 Political Criminals Sentenced 8 Press Conferences 9 Airliner Hijacked 11 Treasonous Conspiracy Book 11 Gen. Saw Maung on History 11 Border Area Visit 11 Foreign Broadcasts Book 12 Communist Conspiracy Book Sales 12 Saw Maung's Speeches Published 12 ELECTIONS Test Balloting 12 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 12 Australian Ambassador Approved 13 Netherlands Ambassador Approved 13 Message to U.S. 13 Ambassador to Italy 13 Japanese Diplomat 13 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Chinese Theatre Visited 13 Korean Medical Aid 13 FOREIGN VISITORS Business Delegations 13 UN Visitor 14 IMF Mission 14 UNESCO Mission 14 Alberta Trade Delegation 14 Chinese Delegation 14 Australian Professor 14 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Health Minister to Indonesia 14 Air Agreements Signed 14 UNGA Speech Given 14 Pro-Rector to Bangkok 15 Information Delegation to China 15 Red Cross Delegation Returns 15 Energy Minister to Tin Meeting 16 Information Director Returns 16 Red Cross Head to Geneva 16 Transport Delegation Back 16 Big Delegation to China 16 MYANMAR GAZETTE Appointments Confirmed 16 Training Board Members Named 17 GOVERNMENT School Reopenings 17 Settlement Board Changed 17 MILITARY Tatmadaw & the Public 17 Insurgent Attacks 17 Military Warning 17 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 17 Petroleum Joint Ventures Signed 18 Bean Exports 19 Investment Bank Operations 19 Hotel Opened 19 Trade Workshop 19 Hotel Joint Venture 19 American Tourist Group 19 Rice Mill Joint Venture 19 Business Rep. Registration 19 Tanker Planned 20 Tourism Figures 20 Handicrafts to US 20 Rainfall in Yangon 20 SPORTS Sports Articles 20 Loss in Malaysian Golf Meet 20 CULTURAL Literary Articles 20 Historical & Cultural Articles 21 Moral & Religious Articles 21 Myawaddy Journal Published 21 Biblical Course 21 Musicians Association Formed 21 Writers Organization Formed 21 Thadinkyut Activities 22 Traditional Artisans Asiayone 22 Monastery Laymen Ejected 22 Theatrical Artistes Organize 22 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 22 Obituaries 23 Hlawga Park Opened 23 Advertisements 23 People's Park Opened 24 Marijuana Destroyed 24 Marriage 24 Boat Sinks 24
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
Format/size: pdf (106K)
Date of entry/update: 04 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. III, No. 9, September 1989
Date of publication: September 1989
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Political Slogans 1 WPD Slogans 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 Press Conferences 5 Political Criminals Sentenced 7 Brig-Gen. Khin Nyunt's Book 7 Special Press Conference 8 VOA, BBC, AIR Staff Listed 8 Historic Records Exhibition 9 ELECTIONS Election Meeting 10 Party Registration Changes 10 New Township Constituencies 11 Ballot Boxes Wanted 11 Registrations Cancelled 11 Election Progress Report 11 Party Information Published 11 DIPLOMATIC Criticism of West 11 Diplomatic Calls 12 Ambassador to Italy 12 Ambassador to India 12 Ambassador to New Zealand 12 Swiss Ambassador Approved 12 Iranian Ambassador Approved 12 Ambassador to Japan 13 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Aid to Mandalay Fire Victims 13 FOREIGN VISITORS UNDP Assessment Team 13 Thai Military Delegation 13 World Bank Experts 13 Thai Industry Minister 13 UNDP Infrastructure Mission 13 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS Red Cross Youth to Europe 13 Rector to Indonesia 13 Educator to China 13 Border Delegation to Thailand 13 Computer Workshop 13 Environmental Education 13 Red Cross to China 14 UNGA Delegation 14 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 14 Appointments Confirmed 14 GOVERNMENT Bar Council Amended 14 Exams Set 14 Examination Law Amended 14 Aquaculture Law Passed 15 Language Law Amendment 15 School Reopenings 15 Military Title Law 15 MILITARY Tatmadaw & the Public 15 Insurgent Attacks 15 Medals Given 16 Insurgents Surrender 16 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 16 High Prices 16 Entrepreneurs' Workshop 17 Joint Ventures Formed 17 Investment Bank Opens 17 Companies Act Regulations 17 Trade Directory Planned 17 Rice Mills To Register 17 Press Conference on Rice 17 Gas Ration Increased 18 Myanmar-Singapore Showroom 18 Rainfall in Yangon 18 HEALTH AIDS Warnings Planned 18 Warnings on Injections 19 SPORTS South-East Asian Games 19 Asian Disabled Games 19 Badminton Awards 19 CULTURAL Myanmar Literature 19 Myanmar Arts & Crafts 20 Myanmar Culture 20 Articles on Morals & Religion 20 Reward for Antiquities 20 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 20 Obituaries 21 Fishermen Rescued 21 Narcotics Seizures 21 Earthquake Reports 21
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
Format/size: pdf (96K)
Date of entry/update: 04 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. III, No. 8, August 1989
Date of publication: August 1989
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Political Slogans 1 WPD Slogans 1 Political Billboards 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 Abortion Case 5 Martial Law Directive 5 NLD Accused 5 Press Conferences 5 BCP Infiltration of NLD 7 Military Briefing on BCP 8 Michael Aris 8 ELECTIONS Party Registration Changes 8 Citizen Certificates 11 Election Sub-commissions Meet 12 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 12 Ambassador to Japan 13 Ambassador to Norway 13 Ambassador to Nigeria 13 Greek Ambassador Approved 13 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Indonesian Gift 13 Belgian Aids Army 13 FAO Agreement 13 UNESCO National Commission 13 FOREIGN VISITORS Red Cross Delegate 14 UNESCO Director 14 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS News Delegation to USSR 14 Japan Children's Convention 14 Trade Delegation 14 Cultural Delegation Returns 14 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 14 Transfers.......................14 Appointments Confirmed 14 GOVERNMENT Prisoners Released 14 School Reopenings 15 Teachers Warned 15 War Veterans Organization Law 16 Basic Education Amendment 16 University Education Amendment 17 Technical Education Amendment 17 MILITARY Tatmadaw & the Public 18 Insurgent Attacks 18 Insurgents Surrender 18 Medals Given 18 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 18 Companies Registered 19 Price Control Measures 19 Joint Ventures Formed 19 Entrepreneur Workshop 20 New Commuter Trains 20 Co-op Pensions Paid 20 Rainfall in Rangoon 21 HEALTH Alcohol and Drugs 21 Nutrition 21 SPORTS Sports Articles 21 South-East Asian Games 21 CULTURAL Myanmar Literature 22 Myanmar Arts & Crafts 22 Myanmar Culture 22 Articles on Morals & Religion 22 Movie Theatres Reopened 22 Sule Pagoda Renovation 23 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 23 Narcotics Seizures Summarized 23 Obituaries 24 Flood in Chin State 24
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
Format/size: pdf (103K)
Date of entry/update: 04 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. III, No. 7, July 1989 -- General Saw Maung's Speech of 5 July 1989
Date of publication: 05 July 1989
Description/subject: "The following is the translation of the speech delivered by Chairman of the State Law and Order Restoration Council General Saw Maung on 5 July 1989."
Language: English
Source/publisher: The Working People's Daily" via BPS
Format/size: pdf (195K)
Date of entry/update: 10 June 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. III, No. 7, July 1989
Date of publication: July 1989
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Political Slogans 2 WPD Slogans 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 Press Conferences 6 Abortion Case 12 Saw Maung's Address 12 Bombings and Arrests 12 Detainees Released 13 Disruptions & Arrests 13 Tax Rumors Denied 13 Martial Law Implemented 13 Yangon Travel Controls 14 Daw Aung San Suu Kyi Arrested 15 ELECTIONS Election Rules Promulgated 15 Press Exemption Certificates 16 Deadline Issued 19 Election Work on Schedule 19 Party Registration Changes 19 Election Sub-commissions formed 19 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 19 Sri Lankan Ambassador 20 Ambassador to Cuba 20 US Messages Printed 20 Ambassador to Canada 20 Ambassador to New Zealand 20 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Bangladesh Carpet 20 Chinese Stadium Accounts 20 Korean Consumer Goods 20 FOREIGN VISITORS Canadian Ex-Prime Minister 20 Malaysian Minister 21 Yunnan Study Mission 21 Malaysian Mining Delegation 21 MYANMAR DELEGATIONS ILO Delegation Returns 21 Education Delegation Returns 21 News Team to USSR 21 Scientist in Japan 21 Students to Japan 21 Cultural Delegation to Thailand 21 MYANMAR GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 21 Transfers 21 Confirmations 22 GOVERNMENT New Legal Titles 22 Arzani Day 22 Remission for Criminals 22 Prisoners Released 23 Yangon Names Changed 24 MILITARY Tatmadaw & the Public 24 Insurgent Attacks 24 Insurgents Surrender 24 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 24 Rice Prices 25 Company Registrations 25 Second Car Showroom 26 Private Bean Exports 26 Economic Workshops 26 More Joint Venture Companies 26 Teak Auction 27 Edible Oil Supplies 27 Export-Import Registrations 27 Rainfall in Rangoon 27 HEALTH Narcotic Fashions 27 SPORTS Sports Articles 27 Soccer Team to Thailand 27 Badminton Team to Thailand 28 Cycling Team to Malaysia 28 CULTURAL Myanmar Literature 28 Myanmar Arts & Crafts 28 Memoirs of Htin Lin 29 Articles on Morals & Religion 29 Archaeology 29 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 29 Obituaries 29 Current Advertisements 30 Engagements 30 Fire in Mandalay 30 APPENDIX-GEN. SAW MAUNG'S TEXT..31 (placed as separate (pdf) document)
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
Format/size: pdf (122K)
Date of entry/update: 04 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. III, No. 6, June 1989
Date of publication: June 1989
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Political Slogans 2 WPD Slogans 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 Disloyal Acts 9 Press Conferences 9 Publishers Warned 15 School Reopening 16 Disruption & Arrests 16 Martial Law Reiterated 16 Sacrilege! 16 48 Illegal Organizations 17 ELECTIONS Election Law Promulgated 18 Party Registration Changes 18 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 19 Ambassador to UN 19 Ambassador to Sweden 19 Ambassador to Canada 20 Ambassador to Britain 20 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Foreign Relief Gifts 20 FOREIGN VISITORS Bangladesh Commerce Secretary 20 Singapore Parliamentarian 20 Chinese Fire Relief 20 Thai Border Delegation 20 Czech Delegation 20 Foreign Correspondents 20 Singapore Trade Mission 20 BURMESE DELEGATIONS ILO Delegation 20 Red Cross 21 Educators to Japan 21 BURMA GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 21 Transfers 21 GOVERNMENT Border Committee Formed 21 Placenames Law Enacted 22 New Place Names 22 Change in National Anthem 22 Printers Law Amendment 22 MILITARY Tatmadaw & the Public 23 KNU Terrorists Denounced 23 Insurgent Attacks 23 Insurgents Surrender 23 ECONOMIC Firm Blacklisted 23 Teak & Hardwood Sales 23 Economic Articles 24 New Townships Planned 24 Company Registrations 24 Hydro Plant Commissioned 25 Rice Prices 25 Second Joint Venture Corp. 25 Exporters Registered 26 Rainfall in Rangoon 26 HEALTH Indigenous Sores Treatment 26 SPORTS Badminton Tourney 26 Athletes to China 26 Thai Volleyball Tourney 26 Olympic Committee Meets 26 CULTURAL Books Published 26 Film Artistes Addressed 27 Burmese Literature 27 Burmese Arts 27 Memoirs of Htin Lin 27 Articles on Morals & Religion 28 Meeting of Sangha 28 Relics Donated 28 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 28 Obituaries 29
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
Format/size: pdf (122K)
Date of entry/update: 04 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. III, No. 5, May 1989
Date of publication: May 1989
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Political Slogans 1 WPD Slogans 1 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 Press Conferences 8 Saw Maung Orders New History 12 June School Opening Set 15 Detainee Released 15 ELECTIONS Party Registration Changes 15 Preliminary Election Meeting 19 Second Draft Discussed 19 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 19 Ambassador to New Zealand 20 Indonesian Ambassador Arrives 20 Ambassador to GDR 20 Ambassador to Hungary 20 Ambassador to Denmark 20 Sri Lanka Ambassador Approved 20 Ambassador to Poland 21 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Rice to Bangladesh 21 FOREIGN VISITORS Thai Minister Leaves 21 Red Cross Delegate 21 World Bank Experts 21 Asian Development Bank 21 Thai Commerce Minister 21 Thai Deputy Commander 21 Thai Police Official 22 Bangladesh Commerce Official 22 Australian Trade Official 22 BURMESE DELEGATIONS Col. Abel in China 22 Military Visits Thailand 22 WHO Delegation 23 Educators to Thailand 23 Fishery Officials to Thailand 23 BURMA GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 23 GOVERNMENT Workers Day Message 23 Military Titles Changed 24 Border Committee Formed 24 MILITARY Donations to Tatmadaw 24 Insurgent Attacks 24 Insurgents Surrender 25 ECONOMIC Economic Articles 25 Company Registrations 26 Economic Improvement 26 Rice Prices 27 State Restaurant Sales 27 Traders Registered 27 Rice Millers Association 27 Economic Organizations Formed 27 Teak and Tusk Auction 28 Fingerlings Available 28 Economic Review on Sale 28 Duty-free Shop 28 Foreign Investment Areas 28 Rainfall in Rangoon 29 SPORTS Delegation Returns from China 30 New Swimming Records 30 Judo Trainees to Japan 30 Athletes to China 30 Badminton in Indonesia 30 CULTURAL Burmese Literature 30 Burmese Arts 30 Memoirs of Htin Lin 31 Video Business Warned 31 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 31 Crime from Disturbance Era 31 Obituaries 31 Parks & Gardens 32
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
Format/size: pdf (129K)
Date of entry/update: 04 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. III, No. 4, April 1989
Date of publication: April 1989
Description/subject: Table of Contents" POLITICAL CRISIS Political Slogans 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 False Broadcasts Published 5 WPD Slogans 5 Press Conferences 6 Detainees Released 10 Subversives Seized 10 Party Misbehavior 10 ELECTIONS Party Registrations & Changes 10 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 11 Ambassador to Britain 11 Ambassador to Finland 11 Ambassador to China 11 Relations with Peru Set 12 Ambassador to Korea 12 Laos Ambassador Arrives 12 New Ambassador to UN 12 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Chinese Books 12 Rangoon-Syriam Bridge 12 FOREIGN VISITORS Thai Deputy Foreign Minister 12 Foreign Journalists 12 Australian Diplomat 12 Australian War Graves 12 BURMESE DELEGATIONS Dr. Pe Thein to China 12 Red Cross Delegation Returns 13 Col. Abel in China 13 Army Leader Visits Thailand 13 BURMA GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 13 Appointments 13 GOVERNMENT State Enterprises Law 13 Income Tax Rates 14 Merchant Marine Act 14 Cemetery Registration 14 Foreign Fishing Boats Law 15 New Supreme Court Justice 15 Flag Rules Changed 15 TV-Video Law Amended 15 MILITARY Donations to Tatmadaw 15 Ne Win Visits Exhibit 15 Insurgent Attacks 15 Insurgents Surrender 16 KNU Saboteur Seized 16 KNU Me-la Camp Captured 16 BCP Headquarters Captured 16 ECONOMIC Company Registrations 16 Economic Agencies Renamed 17 Salary Advance 18 Economic Articles 18 Fish Factories Restored 19 Importers, etc., Registered 19 TV & VCR Regulations 19 Joint Venture Company 19 Agricultural Loan Rates 20 Rainfall in Rangoon 20 HEALTH Indigenous Medicine Papers 20 SPORTS Delegation to China 20 CULTURAL Holidays Set 20 Religious Examinations 20 Burmese Literature 20 Konbaung Period Writers 21 Burmese Arts 21 Bells of Burma 21 Memoirs of Htin Lin 22 Pyu Inscription Found 22 Rewards for Artifacts 22 Thingyan Festival 22 Movies Reopen 22 National Literary Committee 22 Foreign Correspondents Club 23 Mandalay Restorations 23 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 23 Crimes Statistics 24 Obituaries 24 Fires 24 Garden Series 25 Parks, Zoos, etc. 25 Hailstorm in Mandalay 25
Language: English
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Date of entry/update: 04 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. III, No. 3, March 1989
Date of publication: March 1989
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Political Slogans 2 Political Articles (Excerpts) 2 Students Returned Home 5 Press Conferences 5 Detainees Released 11 Student Disturbances 11 ELECTIONS Party Registrations & Changes 12 Draft Election Law (Summary) 20 Party Signboards Ordered 20 Party Internal Affairs 21 DIPLOMATIC Diplomatic Calls 21 Ambassador to Laos 22 Hungarian Ambassador Approved 22 Ambassador to China Named 22 Seoul Embassy Opened 22 Ambassador to Australia 22 Ambassador to Korea Named 22 Ambassador to Hungary Named 22 Turkish Ambassador Arrives 22 Ambassador to Indonesia 22 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Aid to Mergui Fire Victims 22 Australian Election Aid 22 FOREIGN VISITORS Thai Delegation Leaves 23 Thai Education Delegation 23 Thai Agriculture Minister 23 Thai Delegation 23 Thai Military Delegation 23 UNDP Regional Director 23 Maldive Delegation 23 WHO Regional Director 23 BURMESE DELEGATIONS Return from Hirohito Funeral 23 Red Cross Delegation 23 BURMA GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 23 Appointments 23 GOVERNMENT Union Day Message 24 Civil Service Wage Raise 24 Tax Law Changes 25 1989-90 Budget 25 Saw Maung Speech 28 Armed Forces Day Celebration 29 New Rangoon Street Names 29 MILITARY Donations to Military 30 Insurgent Attacks 30 Insurgents Surrender 31 Annual Military Summary 31 Mawhpoke Camp Captured 32 ECONOMIC Forest Protection 33 Fisheries Development 33 Import/Export Registrations 33 Company Registrations 33 Gems Emporium 33 Shan Bus Fares 34 Burmese Teak 34 First Private Export 35 Rice Marketing Committee 35 Trains Refurbished 35 New Pedestrian Overpasses 35 Rainfall in Rangoon 35 HEALTH Indigenous Medical Plants 35 Dental Council Law 35 Sex Change Operation 36 CULTURAL Konbaung Period Writers 36 Religious Examinations 36 Burmese Painting 36 Burmese Arts 37 Play a Success 37 Bells of Burma 37 Toungoo TV Extended 37 Newspaper Circulation 37 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 37 Crimes of Disturbance Era 38 Obituaries 38 Fires 38 Garden Series 39 Monywa Centenary 39 Happy Birthday, Nai Pan Hla 39 Marriage 39 Fishermen Rescued 39
Language: English
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Date of entry/update: 04 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. III, No. 2, February 1989
Date of publication: February 1989
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Political Slogans 1 Political Articles (Excerpts) 1 Students Returned Home 6 Students Interviewed 6 Press Conferences 6 Detainees Released 8 Saw Maung Interview 9 Union Day 12 ELECTIONS Party Registrations 13 Party Registration Changes 15 Election Law Not Ready 16 Election Work Programme 17 DIPLOMATIC US Ambassador & Elections 17 New UNDP Address 18 Diplomatic Calls 18 Indonesian Ambassador Approved 18 Ambassador to Poland 19 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Rice for Bangladesh 19 FOREIGN VISITORS Thai Red Cross Delegation 19 Australian Senator's Visit 19 Hong Kong Bankers 19 Thai Delegation 19 Thai Education Group 19 BURMESE DELEGATIONS Imperial Funeral 19 BURMA GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 20 Appointments Confirmed 20 Appointments 20 GOVERNMENT Ministry Reshuffle 20 MILITARY Donations to Military 20 Insurgent Attacks 20 ECONOMIC Kalaw Economy 21 Burma-China Trade 21 Company Registrations 22 Rice Purchases 22 Joint Ventures Promoted 22 Government Wages Raised 22 Teak Industry 22 Rice Prices Too High 23 Overpass Inaugurated 23 Fish and Prawn Industry 23 Welfare Shops 24 Timber Concessions Offered 24 Forest Protection 24 Train Service 24 Rainfall in Rangoon 24 SPORTS Golf Championships 24 CULTURAL Tharchins Discussed 24 Burmese Painting 24 Konbaung Period Writers 25 Stage Theatre Renovated 26 Bells of Burma 27 Pagan Preservation 27 Parabaiks Donated 27 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 27 Crimes of Disturbance Era 27 Obituaries 28 BAC Plane Crash 28 1988 Narcotics Seizures 28 Fire 28
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
Format/size: pdf (118K)
Date of entry/update: 04 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. III, No. 1, January 1989
Date of publication: January 1989
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Political Slogans 1 Political Articles (Topics) 2 Students Returned Home 6 Returned Students Interviewed 8 Saboteurs and Weapons 9 Press Conferences 9 Rangoon Commander Speaks 12 "Let's Dissipate Doubts" 12 Saw Maung Meets Journalists 12 Foreign Journalists Tour 12 Warning on Party Schools 13 Detainees Released 13 ELECTIONS Party Registrations 14 Party New Year Greetings 17 Draft Election Law 17 Registration Deadline Set 17 Party Registration Changes 17 Warning on Party Publicity 19 DIPLOMATIC US Praises Late Daw Khin Kyi 19 Ambassador to Czechoslovakia 19 Ambassador to Vietnam 19 Officials Meet with Diplomats 19 New Year's Greetings 20 Ambassador to Laos 20 Ambassador to Australia 20 Ambassador to Indonesia 20 New Pakistani Ambassador 20 FOREIGN VISITORS Chinese Delegation Leaves 20 World Bank Delegation 20 Chinese Trade Delegation 21 Mauritian Trade Delegation 21 BURMESE DELEGATIONS UNESCO Delegation 21 BURMA GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 21 Transfer and Appointment 21 GOVERNMENT New Year's Honors 22 Meeting with BSI 22 MILITARY Donations to Military 22 Insurgents Surrender 22 Insurgent Atrocities 22 KNU Camp Captured 23 ECONOMIC Services Resumed 23 Paddy Purchases 23 Increased Gas Ration 23 Welfare Shops 24 Exporters Registered 24 Magwe Division 24 Chamber of Commerce Created 25 Rangoon Overpass 25 Car Import Regulations 25 Partnership Fees Raised 26 Foreign Exchange Accounts 26 Food Price Reductions 26 Border Trade Tariff Set 27 Rainfall in Rangoon 28 HEALTH Medical Act Amended 28 CULTURAL Konbaung Period Writers 28 Guardian Magazine 30 Maha Wizaya Zedidaw 30 Films Authorized 30 Pali Translations 30 Relics Donated 30 Morning TV Program 31 Pagan Painting 31 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 31 Crimes of Disturbance Era 31 Engagement 32 Obituaries 32 Daw Khin Kyi Funeral 33 Fires 34 Advertisements 34 Divorce 34
Language: English
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Format/size: pdf (132K)
Date of entry/update: 04 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. II, No. 12, December 1988
Date of publication: December 1988
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Political Slogans 1 Political Articles (Topics) 1 Students Returned Home 4 Press Conferences 5 Weapons Recovered 7 Curfew Hours Relaxed 8 Student Camp in Thailand 8 Student Deadline Extended 8 ELECTIONS Party Registrations 8 Party Reports Requested 15 DIPLOMATIC Burmese Ambassador to USSR 15 Foreign Ambassadors Received 15 Ambassador to Pakistan 16 Egyptian Ambassador Arrives 16 FOREIGN VISITORS Regional Red Cross Head 16 Thai Army Commander Visits 16 Foreign Tourists Arrive 18 Chinese Trade Delegation 18 BURMESE DELEGATIONS Burmese Palestine Position 18 BURMA GAZETTE Appointments Made 18 Probationary Appointments 18 Transfer and Appointment 19 GOVERNMENT Government Officials 19 Gen. Saw Maung Prime Minister 19 MILITARY Donations to Military 19 Insurgent Attacks 19 Insurgents Surrender 19 Report on Me-tha-waw Battle 20 ECONOMIC Foreign Investment Law 20 Trade Minister Explains Law 24 Chinese Border Trade 24 Services Resumed 24 Tour of Rice Areas 25 Car Import Rules 26 Minerals 26 Investment Commission Formed 27 Investment Procedures 27 Cooperative Laws Amended 31 Army Welfare Shops 32 Private Goods in Gov't Stores 32 Export Rules 32 Fishing Rights Agreements 33 New Train Ticket System 33 Wholesale Food Prices Down 33 Rainfall in Rangoon 33 HEALTH Ambulances for Hire 34 Indigenous Medicine Group 34 Blood Needed 34 CULTURAL Religious Examinations Set 34 Konbaung Period Writers 34 Articles Published 36 MISCELLANEOUS Marriages 36 Crime News 36 Subversive Crimes 37 Obituaries 37 Fire 38 Schooner Sinks 38 Squatters Removed 38 Make Rangoon Beautiful 39 Aung San's Widow Dies 39 Japanese Restaurant Ad 39
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Date of entry/update: 01 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. II, No. 11, November 1988
Date of publication: November 1988
Description/subject: Table of Contents: POLITICAL CRISIS Official Slogans 2 Daw Aung San Statement (9/8) 2 September Events (9/9) 2 Political Articles (Topics) 3 Keep Rangoon Pleasant 5 Students Returned Home 5 Weapons Seized 7 Press Conferences 7 ELECTIONS Party Registrations 10 Officers Approval Required 25 DIPLOMATIC Yugoslav Amb. Letter (9/10) 26 Diplomatic Calls 26 Turkish Ambassador Approved 26 US Ambassador Interviewed 26 Lao Ambassador Approved 26 Malaysian Amb. Arrives 27 Relations with Colombia 27 Ambassador to Malaysia 27 Canadian Ambassador Approved 27 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Chinese Sports Donation 27 Soviet Medical Donation 27 US Aid Cut Denounced 27 Soviet Books 28 FOREIGN VISITORS Illegal US Congress. Visit 28 BURMA GAZETTE Appointments Made 28 Probationary Appointments 28 Appointments Confirmed 29 GOVERNMENT Government Officials 29 Office Name Change 29 Special Limitations Law 29 MILITARY Donations to Military 29 BCP Extorts Money 29 Insurgents Surrender 30 Insurgent Attacks 30 Anti-Government Mines 30 ECONOMIC Newspaper Prices Raised 30 Trade Policies Explained 30 Services Resumed 31 Crops Purchased 31 Trade Registration Committee 32 Trade & Corporation Guides 32 Foodstuffs Distributed 32 Tugboats Delivered 33 Commercials on Radio/TV 33 Permit-free Imports 33 Fishing Regulations 33 Private Business Discussed 34 Automobile Showroom 34 Rainfall in Rangoon 34 HEALTH Smoking Denounced 34 CULTURAL Konbaung Period Writers 34 Baptist Fete Postponed 36 SPORTS Burma Soccer Team 36 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 36 Subversive Crimes 38 Obituaries 39 Engagement 40 Marriage 40 Fires 40 Squatters Moved 40 Shipwrecks 41 Lottery Changed 41
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Date of entry/update: 01 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol.II, No. 10, October 1988
Date of publication: October 1988
Description/subject: Table of Contents:- POLITICAL CRISIS Political Articles 2 Back-to-Work Order 4 Religious Organizations 4 Curfew Relaxed 4 Fireworks Banned 4 Expatriate Burmese Denounced 4 ELECTIONS Pol. Parties Registration Law 5 Organization Law 6 Party Registrations 8 Parties Meet with Commission 19 Warning to Political Parties 19 Address by Gen. Saw Maung 20 DISTURBANCES AND PUBLIC ORDER Detainees Released 20 Looting Incidents 21 Weapons Seized 21 Students Underground 23 Agitators 25 Rangoon "Cleanup" Measures 26 Student Gang Fight 26 Rumors Denied 26 High School Raided 27 Disturbance at Shwedagon 27 DIPLOMATIC BBC Broadcast Refuted 27 Ambassadors Meet Elect. Comm. 27 Pakistan Ambassador Approved 27 Ambassador to Malaysia 27 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Chinese Trade Talks 28 Foreign Medical Donations 28 WHO Meeting 28 Soviet Sports Equipment 28 FOREIGN VISITORS Chinese Rail Coaches 28 BURMESE DELEGATIONS Burmese UN Speech 28 BURMA GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 28 Transfer 29 Appointments 29 GOVERNMENT Government Officials 29 Judiciary Law 30 Attorney-General Law 32 Attorney-General Directive 32 Lower Court Jurisdiction Set 32 Auditor General Office Formed 33 Red Cross Law Amendment 33 Terms Substitution Law 33 MILITARY BCP Retreat 34 Laotian Insurgents 34 Insurgents Surrender 34 Donations to Army 34 Mon Insurgents Attack Launch 35 Open Letters to Soldiers 35 Porters Drafted 35 Fighting with KNU 35 Review of Fighting 35 Fighting Described 36 Fighting Summarized 36 ECONOMIC Food Supplies 36 Restoration of Services 37 Resumption of Work 38 Crops Purchased 38 Economic Reform 38 Ships Diverted 38 Exports 39 Energy and Cement Figures 39 Hardwood Timber Trade 39 Fuel Sales Restricted 39 Socialist Orders Repealed 39 Rainfall in Rangoon 40 HEALTH Malaria Seminar 41 Railway Clinic 41 CULTURAL Konbaung Period Writers 41 Publishing Policies 42 BBS Schedule 43 Ya-bah-de Criticized 43 SPORTS Gold Medal for Runner 43 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 43 Obituaries 44 Storm in Kawthaung 44
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Date of entry/update: 01 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol.II, No. 9, September 1988
Date of publication: September 1988
Description/subject: Table of Contents:- POLITICAL CRISIS Request to Vacate Buildings 2 Dr. Maung Maung's Address 2 Government Plan Questioned 3 Unions & Organizations Founded 3 Joint Opposition 7 Demonstration Sites Restricted 8 Open Letter to Dr. Maung Maung 9 Extraordinary Party Congress 10 Daw Aung San Su Kyi 11 League for Democracy and Peace 11 AFPFL 13 Back-to-Work Orders 14 Two Politicians Detained 14 [Military Coup d'Etat] 15 Gen. Saw Maung's Address 15 Articles Support New Regime.....16 ELECTIONS Elections Commission Meets 17 Officials To Quit Party 17 New Elections Commission Formed 17 National League for Democracy...18 BSPP Renamed National Unity 18 Democracy Party Formed..........18 DISTURBANCES AND PUBLIC ORDER Demonstrations in Rangoon 19 Disturbances in Rangoon 26 Detainees Released 28 Demonstrations outside Rangoon 28 Disturbances Outside Rangoon 29 Strike Camps Disbanded 30 Weapons Seizures 31 Student Flight to Insurgents 31 Students Join Insurgents........32 Casualties in Coup..............32 DIPLOMATIC Japanese Statement 32 Czech Message 32 US Resolution on Burma 32 No U.S. Intervention in Burma 33 Soviet Press Statement 33 Attach‚s Briefed on LORC 33 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Statements on European Aid 34 BBC Broadcast Refuted 34 Australian Aid Appreciated 34 U.S. Aid for Rice 34 FOREIGN VISITORS U.S. Congressional Visit 34 BURMESE DELEGATIONS Burmese Association (Japan) 34 GOVERNMENT Law & Order Council Officials 35 Return to Normalcy 35 Laws to Remain in Force 36 Justice Organs Reorganized 36 Local Government Reorganized....36 More Laws Promulgated...........36 MILITARY Soldiers Support Democracy 36 Captain Gives Press Conference 36 KNU Saboteurs 37 Army Discipline Ordered 37 Roundup of Military Actions 37 Heavy Fighting Reported.........38 ECONOMIC Electricity Situation 38 Water Supply Projects 38 Oil to be Distributed 38 Rice Shortage 38 Food Supplies 39 Resumption of Services 39 Resumption of Work 39 Rainfall in Rangoon 41 HEALTH Donations to Rangoon Hospital 41 Water Poisoning Rumors 42 People's Clinics To Open 42 Hospitals on Strike 42 Health Services Resume..........42 CULTURAL Konbaung Period Writers 42 ADNG Students Studying 43 Archaeology 43 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 43 Obituaries 43 Guard Dogs 44
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Date of entry/update: 01 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol.II, No. 8, August 1988
Date of publication: August 1988
Description/subject: Table of Contents:- POLITICAL CRISIS Pyithu Hluttaw Session 1 Ministers Assigned Duties 2 Resignations and Dismissals 2 Sein Lwin's Speeches 3 Workers to be Protected 4 DIPLOMATIC Egyptian Ambassador Approved 4 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Pagan Symposium 4 FOREIGN VISITORS Chinese Delegation 5 GOVERNMENT Disturbances in Myayde 5 "Rudeness and Corruption" 5 Law Issued 6 U Aung Gyi Detained 6 Shwedagon Disturbances 6 State of Emergency in Rangoon 7 Mobs Join Rowdy Students 7 "The Innocent and the Gullible" 8 Students Apprehended 8 Student Disturbances in Pegu 9 ECONOMIC "Thrift and Thrive" 9 Loans in Bassein 9 Rainfall in Rangoon 10 HEALTH Health Expenditures Up 10 CULTURAL Konbaung Period Writers 10 SPORTS Golf 10 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 10 Obituaries 10 Fire in Syriam 11 Engagement 11 JULY-OCT. CHRONOLOGY Ne Win Resigns 11 U Sein Lwin Named Leader 11 Martial Law in Rangoon 11 Fall of U Sein Swin 11 Dr. Maung Maung Takes Over 12 U Nu Announces "Government" 13 Multi-Party Elections Called 13 Gen. Saw Maung Seizes Power 13 Opposition Unites 14 Opposition Endorses Elections 14 Strikes End 14
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Date of entry/update: 01 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol.II, No. 8-A, August (2) 1988
Date of publication: August 1988
Description/subject: Table of Contents:- POLITICAL CRISIS Rangoon Curfew Ordered 2 Schools Closed 2 Bo Ya Naing Interviewed 2 Sangha Appeals for Calm 2 Bo Taya Interviewed 2 Government Appeals for Calm 3 BSPP Central Committee Session 3 Pyithu Hluttaw Session 3 Moslem Appeal for Calm 5 Commission Formed 5 Health Minister Resigns 6 Dr. Maung Maung's Address 6 Extraordinary Meetings Called 7 Referendum Commission 7 Oppositionists Address Rallies 7 Students Organize 7 Mass Rally for Democracy 7 U Nu Founds Group 8 Sangha Organizes 8 DISTURBANCES AND PUBLIC ORDER Disturbances in Rangoon 8 Detainees Released 11 Disturbances outside Rangoon 11 Two-Way Security Traffic 14 False Rumors 15 DIPLOMATIC Indonesian Show Postponed 15 Japan Approves Referendum 15 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Pagan Symposium Ends 15 Air Traffic Conference 16 Hotels Planned 16 FOREIGN VISITORS China Border Trade Agreement 16 BURMESE DELEGATIONS FAO Delegation 16 BURMA GAZETTE Appointments 16 Appointments Confirmed 16 Appointment and Transfer 17 GOVERNMENT War Veterans Meet 17 U Aye Ko in Charge 17 By-elections in Thaton 17 Passport Rules Eased 17 Multi-Party System Denounced 17 Newspapers Denationalized 18 MILITARY Bomb in Mandalay 18 British Trained Saboteurs 18 Insurgents Surrender 18 BCP Bandits Seized 18 KNU-Mon Insurgent Clashes 18 ECONOMIC Food Distribution 20 Public Pay Raised 20 Construction Expenditures 20 Foreign Exchange Accounts 20 Cooking Oil Arriving 20 New Pension Arrangements 20 Rice Prices Stabilized 20 Private Movie Theatres 21 Remittances from Seamen 21 Reconditioned Car Imports 21 Irrigation Statistics 21 Agricultural Inputs 21 Wholesaler Rules Eased 22 Co-Operative Statistics 22 Sawmills Returned to Owners 22 Private Contractors 22 Private Timber Cutters 22 Livestock Breeding Statistics 22 Timber Exports 22 Exhorbitant Prices 23 Rainfall in Rangoon 23 CULTURAL Konbaung Period Writers 23 Neolithic Axe Find Described 25 SPORTS Olympic Chairman Named 25 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 26 Obituaries 26 Earthquakes 26 Fire in Rangoon 26 Motor Schooner Sinks 26 RECENT CHRONOLOGY...............26
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Date of entry/update: 01 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. II, No. 7, July 1988
Date of publication: July 1988
Description/subject: Table of Contents:- POLITICAL CRISIS BSPP Congress Convened 2 Central Committee Meeting 2 Co-Ordination Meeting 2 Panel of Chairmen Chosen 2 Congress Opening Day 2 Ne Win's Speech 3 U Aye Ko on Congress 6 U Aye Ko on Economic Reform 8 Second Day of Congress 10 Pyithu Hluttaw Convened 10 Party Congress Concludes 10 U Aye Ko's Replies 10 U Sein Lwin Becomes Chairman 12 U Sein Lwin's Speech 12 Prime Minister Fired 13 Attorneys Chairman Fired 13 DIPLOMATIC Malaysian Ambassador Approved 13 UN (Geneva) Ambassador Named 13 Ambassador to USSR Named 13 Singapore Ambassador Arrives 13 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION American Aid Amendment 13 French Wheel Chairs 13 FOREIGN VISITORS Australian MP 13 Chinese Goodwill Delegation 13 EEC Delegation 14 Indian Minister of State 14 BURMESE DELEGATIONS Cultural Troupe to Bangladesh 14 Youth Delegation Returns 14 Prime Minister In Bulgaria 14 BURMA GAZETTE Probationary Appointments 15 Appointments Confirmed 15 Transfer and Appointment 15 GOVERNMENT Curfew Reduced and Lifted 15 Detainees Released 15 Expelled Students May Reapply 16 Disorders in Taunggyi 16 Disturbances in Prome 17 Martial Law in Prome 19 Sangha Asks Calm in Prome 20 Arzani Day 20 Report on March 18 Deaths 20 Minister Resigns 21 MILITARY Insurgent Atrocities 22 Insurgents Surrender 22 KNU Mauls Mon Insurgents 22 ECONOMIC Profiteers Denounced 22 Fingerlings on Sale 23 Car Purchases 23 Rice Mill Parts 23 Roadside Stall Permits 23 Rainfall in Rangoon 23 HEALTH Indigenous Medicine Praised 23 CULTURAL Konbaung Period Writers 23 Religious Exam Results 25 SPORTS Letter to Editor 25 Malaysian Masters 25 MISCELLANEOUS Crime News 25 Obituaries 25 Aung San's Family 26 Marriage 26
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Date of entry/update: 01 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol.II, No. 6, June 1988
Date of publication: June 1988
Description/subject: Table of Contents:- DIPLOMATIC: Ambassador to Korea 1 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION: Lashio Fire Aid 1 Australian Exhibition 1 Japanese Aid Notes Exchanged 2 Drug Seminar 2 FOREIGN VISITORS: British Energy Official 2 Indian Defence College 2 Australian MP 2 Korean Envoy 2 Chinese Delegation 2 BURMESE DELEGATIONS: Education Delegation Returns 2 Industry Minister to Bangladesh 3 U Tun Tin Returns from China 3 Educators to Japan 3 Youth Delegation to China 3 Prime Minister to Bulgaria 3 ILO Delegation Returns 3 BURMA GAZETTE: Appointments Confirmed 3 Probationary Appointment 3 Transfer and Appointment 3 GOVERNMENT: Pyithu Hluttaw By-elections 3 Universities Closed 3 Curfew in Rangoon 4 Report on June 21 Disturbances 5 MILITARY: Insurgent Atrocities 6 Insurgency Denounced 7 KNU Arms Seized 7 Insurgents Surrender 7 KIA Leader Denounced 7 National Democratic Front Hit 7 ECONOMIC: Beans and Pulses 8 Fingerlings Available 8 New Rail and Boat Schedules 8 Commuter Schedules 8 Rainfall in Rangoon 8 LABOR: Address to ILO 9 HEALTH: Plea for Garbage Disposal 9 CULTURAL: Gift to Education 9 Educational Statistics 9 Konbaung Period Writers 9 Awards for Antiquities 10 SPORTS: ISD Soccer Championship 10 Delegation Back from China 10 Soccer Youth to Singapore 10 Burmese Golfer Scores 11 British Soccer Team To Visit 11 Judo Championships 11 MISCELLANEOUS: Crime News 11 Obituaries 11 Licence Plates 12 Radio Licences Due 12 Airplane Missing 12 Ethnic Radio Schedule 12
Language: English
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Date of entry/update: 01 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol.II, No. 5, May 1988
Date of publication: May 1988
Description/subject: Table of Contents:- DIPLOMATIC: Singapore Ambassador Approved 1... Ambassador to Japan 2... Ambassador to Canada 2... U.S. Ambassador Sees Minister 2... Bulgarian Ambassador Approved 2... INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION: Indonesian Donations 2... Child Development Courses 2... British Books Donated 2... Health Workshop 2... FOREIGN VISITORS: Thai Defence Delegation 2... Chinese Sports Delegation 2... Australian Auditor-General 2... BURMESE DELEGATIONS: Educators to U.S. 3... Foreign Minister Visits China 3... Deputy Prime Minister Returns 3... WHO Delegation Returns 3... Deputy Prime Minister to China 3... U Ne Win Returns 3... ILO Delegation 3... BURMA GAZETTE: Probationary Appointments 3... Promotion 4... Transfers 4... GOVERNMENT: Pyithu Hluttaw Reports-back 4... Pyithu Hluttaw By-elections 4... Rangoon Elections 4... U Sein Lwin on Tour 4... Resignation from Pyithu Hluttaw 4... MILITARY: Insurgents Surrender 4... Rakhine Arms Seized 5... Insurgent Atrocities 5... KNU Grenade Attack 5... ECONOMIC: Prime Minister Visits Mines 5... Restaurant Services 5... Computer Seminar 6... President Visits Syriam 6... Fertilizer Plant 6... Elephant Workers Rewarded 6... Transport of Decontrolled Goods 6... Mandalay-Lashio Rail Service 6... Co-operatives Lag 7... Rainfall in Rangoon 7... LABOR: May Day Message 7... May Day Rallies 8... Labor Funds Used 8... HEALTH: Muslim Hospital Appeal 8... Opium Denounced 8... CULTURAL: Konbaung Period Writers 9... Buddha Day Observed 11... Archaeological Relics 11... Magazine Digest Urged 11... Hlawga Gardens 12... Ancient Medical Treatises 12... Sangha Meetings 12... Textbook Distribution 12... Kyaungsaung Donated 12... SPORTS: Report on Thai Football Trip 12... Track & Field Meet 13... Mountaineering 13... Tennis Open. 13... Table-Tennis Championships 13... Sports Study Team to China 13... Badminton Championships 13... Sailing 14... MISCELLANEOUS: Engagement 14... Crime News 14... Obituaries 14. Marriage 15 Report of Riot Commission.......15 Pyithu Hluttaw Report on Sale 17
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Date of entry/update: 01 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol.II, No. 4, April 1988
Date of publication: April 1988
Description/subject: Table of Contents: DIPLOMATIC: Nigerian Ambassador Arrives 1... New Zealand Ambassador Approved 1... INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION: Nepalese Wood Carvings 2... Japanese Aid Approved 2... Chinese Sports Equipment 2... East German Photographs 2... FOREIGN VISITORS: Chinese Journalists 2... Thai Military Chief 2... U.S. Energy Secretary 2... Australian Veterans 2... Bangladesh President 3... BURMESE DELEGATIONS: Back from India 3... Mission to Japan 4... WHO Delegation 4... BURMA GAZETTE: Probationary Appointments 4... GOVERNMENT: Text of Narcotics Law 4... Text of Allowance Law 5... Allowance Law 5... Political Courses 6... Medals Presented 6... Ne Win Goes Abroad 6... People's Council Book On Sale 6... President Reports Back 6... Pyithu Hluttaw Candidate 7... MILITARY: Cadets Graduate 7... Insurgent Atrocities 7... Pilots Graduated 8... Insurgents Surrender 8... Opium Refineries Captured 8... Basic Military Training 9... The Goat and the Dog 9... Karenni Insurgents Denounced 10... ECONOMIC: Co-op Contracts Signed 10... Crop Substitution 10... Telephone Service 11... Accounts Officers Exam 11... Tourist Statistics 11... Rainfall in Rangoon 11... HEALTH: Smoking--The Bad Habit 11... CULTURAL: Books and Magazines 11... Moumein University Graduation 11... Bells of Burma 11... Konbaung Period Writers 13... Literary Workers' Meeting 14... Medical Manuscripts Given 15... Thingyan 15... Burmese Calendar 16... Photo Exhibit 16... Burmese Wins WHO Photo Prize 16... Parabaik Desk Donated 16... SPORTS: Soccer Tournament Prizes 16... Rowing Team to Hong Kong 16... Soccer Team to Thailand 16... Chess 16... MISCELLANEOUS: Obituaries 17... Aid for Lashio Fire Victims 17... Riot Enquiry Commission 17... Fire in Pegu 17... Thingyan Warning 17... Social Welfare Benefits Raised 17... Bird Identification 17... Hlawga Gardens Opened 18.
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Date of entry/update: 01 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol.II, No. 3, March 1988
Date of publication: March 1988
Description/subject: Table of Contents: DIPLOMATIC Ambassador Named 2 Iraqi Ambassador Arrives 2 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Health Workshops 2 Australia Gives Books 2 FOREIGN VISITORS Thai Crown Prince 2 Maldive Trade Minister 3 Chinese Arts Delegation 3 Laos Deputy Foreign Minister 3 U.S. Country Music 3 Canadian Health Aid 3 Chinese Red Cross Chief 3 Korean Commercial Presentation 3 Soviet Trade Union Delegation 3 Canadian Veterans Delegation 4 Chinese Journalists 4 BURMESE DELEGATIONS Narcotics Delegation 4 GOVERNMENT National Group Academy 4 U Ne Win Visits Central Command 5 Mon State Day 5 Pyithu Hluttaw Resignations 5 BSPP Central Committee 5 Resignations 5 Pyithu Hluttaw Meets 5 Council of Ministers Report 6 Council of State Report 9 Council of Justices Report 10 Council of Attorneys Report 11 Targets for Production Bill 12 1988 Budget Bill 14 New Ministers Assigned 17 Council of Inspectors Report 17 Elections Commission Report 19 Hluttaw Question & Reply 20 Narcotics Drug Bill 20 Laws Issued 21 LABOR Peasants Day 21 Voluntary Service 21 Workers Day Plans 21 MILITARY Atrocities Reported 21 Insurgents Surrender 22 Kachin Defectors 22 KIA Saboteurs Defect 22 History of Army 22 Kyaikhtiyo Pagoda Attacked 23 Armed Forces Day 23 Northern Command Statistics 24 KIA Attacked 24 North-East Command Statistics 24 Eastern Command Statistics 25 South-East Command Statistics 25 National Military Statistics 25 Anti-Fascist Military History 26 Heroin Chemicals Seized 26 Brang Seng and Narcotics 26 ECONOMIC "Promising Pepper" 27 Tin Smelting Production 27 Bee-Keeping 27 Hydro Power Station 27 Co-op Competitiveness 27 Military Agriculture 28 Pegu Train Service 28 Pa-an/Thaton Railway 28 Bridge Inaugurated 28 40 Restaurants Open 28 Rainfall in Rangoon 28 HEALTH Drug Addiction 28 `AB' Blood Needed 28 CULTURAL Art Show 29 Exam Security 29 Konbaung Period Writers 29 Burmese Buddhist Universities 30 Magazines 31 Graduations 31 SPORTS Table Tennis Championship 31 Mountaineering 31 Nagoya Marathon 31 MISCELLANEOUS Obituaries 31 Wedding 31 Crime News 32 By Bicycle to Mandalay 32 Fires 32 Student Killed in Riot 32 Enquiry Commission on Riot 33 Rangoon Riots and Looting 33 Fatal Fire in Lashio 33 Elephant to Zoo 34 Pyithu Hluttaw Report 34
Language: English
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Date of entry/update: 01 January 2006


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. II, No. 2, February 1988
Date of publication: February 1988
Description/subject: Table of Contents: DIPLOMATIC:- New Belgian Ambassador 1 Nigerian Ambassador Approved 2 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION:- U.N. Disarmament Contest 2 Japanese Photo Exhibit 2 French and German Locomotives 2 Japanese Grants 2 German Wheelchairs Donated 2 Soviet Sports Equipment 2 British Video Tapes 2 FOREIGN VISITORS:- French Minister Delegate 2 Soviet Youth Delegation 3 French Parliamentarians 3 Chinese Arts Delegation 3 Malaysian Prime Minister 3 BURMESE DELEGATIONS:- Trade Delegation Returns 4 GOVERNMENT:- Military Agricultural Course 4 Union Flag Journey 4 Shan State Day 5 Union Day Fair Pavilions 5 Union Day Fair 5 Union Day Discussions 5 Union Day Objectives 8 The "Panglong Spirit" 8 Union Day Rally 8 Presidential Union Day Message 8 Pyithu Hluttaw Convened 9 Chin National Day 9 MILITARY:- KIA Atrocities 9 Other Insurgent Atrocities 9 Insurgents Surrender 9 Kachin Insurgents Denounced 9 Pa-O Insurgents 9 Bomb in Momauk 11 KNU Atrocities 11 Locomotive Damaged by Mine 11 KNU Insurgents Denounced 11 ECONOMIC:- Private Rice Exports Allowed 11 Airplane Demonstration 11 Palm Oil 11 "Ramie" Fiber 12 Salesmanship 12 "Commuters' Lament" 12 Burmese Peasants 12 Rainfall in Rangoon 13 HEALTH:- Nurses Conference 13 Medical Elections 13 Indigenous Medicine Reviewed 13 CULTURAL:- Burmese Bells 13 Second Ava Period Writers 15 Konbaung Period Writers 16 Maha Wizaya Ceremony 17 Chin Donation 17 Magazines 17 Moulmein University 17 Private Tutors Denounced 17 New Highschool Dedicated 17 Religious Convocation 18 Motion Pictures 18 Writers Meetings 18 SPORTS:- ISD Soccer Championship 18 ISD Cycling Meet 18 Football Coach Course 18 Burma Amateur Golf 18 Sports for Disabled 18 ISD Tennis Championship 19 MISCELLANEOUS:- Obituaries 19 Crime News 19 Fire in Rangoon 20 Fire in Nyaungdon 20 By Bicycle to Mandalay 20 Narcotics Statistics 20
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Date of entry/update: 28 December 2005


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. II, No. 1, January 1988
Date of publication: January 1988
Description/subject: Table of Contents: DIPLOMATIC:- Spanish Ambassador Visits 2 Ambassadors' Messages 2 New Polish Ambassador 2 INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION:- Soviet Books Presented 2 U.S. Books Presented 3 Japanese Fishing Workshop 3 FOREIGN VISITORS:- Danish Foreign Minister 3 Japanese Parliamentarian 3 Hungarian Deputy Minister 3 Chinese Entertainers 3 Mauritius Trade Delegation 4 U.S. Congress Delegation 4 Soviet Composers Visit 4 Australian Police Visitors 4 BURMESE DELEGATIONS:- BURMA GAZETTE:- Probationary Appointments 4 Transfers 4 Appointments Confirmed 4 GOVERNMENT:- Law Course Ends 5 New Legal Precedent Set..........5 Constitution Day Observed 5 Independence Day Celebrated 5 Religious Titles Conferred 5 Titles Conferred 5 Hero Titles and Medals 5 Peasant Revolt Honored 6 Education Minister Resigns 6 By-Elections Held 6 Kachin State Day 6 Kayah State Day 6 Union Flag Journey 6 Pyithu Hluttaw Vacancy 6 Ne Win Visits Northwest 7 LABOR:- Shwewamye Columns 7 Peasants Day Committee 7 MILITARY:- BCP Denounced 7 Insurgent Atrocities 7 KNU Attack 8 KIA Atrocities 8 Insurgents Surrender 8 Bomb Explosion 8 KNU Attack 8 Insurgent Activities 8 KNU Defector Talks 9 Insurgent Leaders Denounced 9 KIA Atrocities 10 Diplomats Visit Kachin State 10 Brang Seng 11 ECONOMIC:- Bio-Gas Endorsed 12 Commuters' Woes 12 New Mandalay Express 12 Building Survey 12 Signboard Taxes Due 12 Suburban Wholesalers 12 Rail-Truck Transport 13 Bee-Keeping in Burma 13 Jerry-Built Condominiums 13 Diesel Locomotive Repair 13 Accounts Officers Wanted 14 Vaccination and Insemination 14 Mini-Hydro Station 14 Land Revenues Paid 14 Rainfall in Rangoon 14 HEALTH:- Hospital Opened 14 Medical Conference 14 Drug Education Workshop 14 Medical Technology Seminar 14 Sanitary Workshop 14 CULTURAL:- Chinese Association 15 Cultural Paper Reading 15 Reward for Antiquities 15 Religious Book 15 Tounggoo Period Writers 15 Exam Timetables Set 15 Burmese Bells 16 Second Ava Period Writers 17 Cartoon Exhibition 18 Prome Magazine 18 Universities to Reopen 18 Pali Examination Prizes 18 Palm Manuscripts Donated 18 Kyaikhtiyo Museum 18 Documents Discovered 19 'Htamane' Festival 19 Ordination Hall Case Heard 19 Silk Longyis Donated 19 Writers Meetings 19 SPORTS:- ISD Track & Field Meet 19 National Boxing Championship 20 Golf Amateur Open 20 American Golf Clinics 20 Burma Open Golf Championship 20 MISCELLANEOUS:- Obituaries 20 Bad Drivers Assailed 21 Crime News 21 Marriages 21 New Radio Transmitters 22 Taunggyi TV Station 22 Fire-Fighting Courses 22 Fires 22 Boat Capsizes 22
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Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol.I, No. 9, December 1987
Date of publication: December 1987
Description/subject: Table of Contents: DIPLOMATIC:- Ambassador to Nepal Named 1 New Chilean Ambassador 1 Belgian Ambassador Approved 2 New EEC Delegate 2 Ambassador to Iran Named 2 FOREIGN RELATIONS:- Ne Win Gives Buddha to King 2 Soviet Book Exhibition Opens 2 Search for Korean Airliner 2 Australian Tapes Donated 2 Soviet Gymnastic Team 2 Chinese Education Delegation 3 Norwegian Health Minister 3 Chinese Radio Delegation 3 Burmese Ramayana Troupe 3 U.S. Sports Book Exhibit 4 Korean Airways Official 4 Korean Asst. Foreign Minister 4 Indian Prime Minister's Visit 4 UNICEF Report 5 Burmese Badminton Team 5 British Books Presented 5 West German Aid Agreement 5 UNGA Delegation Returns 6 BURMA GAZETTE:- Probationary Appointments 6 Appointment Confirmed 6 GOVERNMENT:- Bar Council Elections 6 Peasants Asiayone Meeting 6 Labour Funds Donated 7 Workers Asiayone Meeting 7 Law and Justice 8 Model Workers Honored 9 Rakhine State Day 9 Karen New Year Day 9 National Heritage 9 Narcotics Problem Reviewed 9 MILITARY:- Ma-Da-Ta Denounced 10 Insurgents Surrender 10 Shan Insurgents 10 Anti-insurgents Armed 11 ECONOMIC:- Shwewamye Columns 11 UNDP Computer Workshop 11 Truck Transport 11 Boat Licenses Due 11 Edible Oils 12 Land Revenues in Crops 12 Rangoon Taxes 12 Rainfall in Rangoon 12 CULTURAL:- Indigenous Medicine 12 Workers Radio Play 12 Kachin Harvest Feast 12 Mandalay Pagoda Bells 12 Toungoo Period Writers 13 Water Colour Exhibition 14 Tipitakadhara Exams 14 Myawaddy Photo Awards 14 Rakhine Magazine 14 Origin of the word "Pali" 14 Folk-tales Session 14 Cultural Paper Reading 14 MISCELLANEOUS:- Obituaries 15 Crime News 15 Fire Destroys 130 Houses 16 Fire Destroys 180 Houses 16 Motor Launches Collide 16 Sports News 16 Horse Show 17 ODDS AND ENDS:-
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Date of entry/update: 28 December 2005


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol.I, No. 8, November 1987
Date of publication: November 1987
Description/subject: Table of Contents: DIPLOMATIC:- Chilean Ambassador Approved...1 New Bangladeshi Ambassador....2 New Albanian Ambassador.......2 Canadian Ambassador Visits....2 Ambassador to Egypt Named.....2.... FOREIGN RELATIONS:- San Yu in Germany.............2 Soviet Book Exhibit...........2 Burmese UNESCO Delegation.....2 Export Delegation Returns.....2 Soviet Press Conference.......2 Hydrometry Workshop...........2 German Aid Agreement..........2 Burma Addresses FAO...........3 Chinese Aid Delegation........3 Chinese Aid Agreement.........3 Chinese Cultural Visitors.....3 Visit of Princess Royal.......4 Korean Soccer Team............4 Buddha Image for Thai King....5 FAO Delegation Returns........5.... BURMA GAZETTE:- Transfer......................5 Probationary Appointments.....5 Appointments Confirmed........5.... GOVERNMENT:- Political Courses.............5 National Day Celebrations.....5.... MILITARY:- Karen Insurgency..............6 Karen State Tour..............6 Insurgents Surrender..........7 Karen Tour Account............7.... ECONOMIC:- Economic Exhortation..........7 Gem Emporium..................7 Model Workers Named...........8 Meiktila Textile Workers......8 Rangoon Market Projects.......8 Vocational Training...........9 Trade Promotion Workshop......9 Agricultural Wholesaling......9 Oil-Seed & Wheat Wholesalers..9 Operation Shwewamye (1987)....9 Housing.......................9 Ships Delivered..............10 Social Services Statistics...10 Rainfall in Rangoon..........10.... CULTURAL:- Art Exhibit..................11 Toungoo Period Writers.......11 Tazaungmon Ceremonies........12 Archaeological Awards........12 Dana Continued...............12 Bayinnaung's Bell............12 TV Transmitter in Taunggyi...12 Translation Text Set.........12 Sarpay Beikman Book Club.....12 Literary Awards Given........12 Sarsodaw Day Observed........12 Ain-daw-ya Pagoda............13.... TRANSLATIONS OF TEXTS:- Tables to Land Revenue Payments Notification.....13 New Statutes.................14.... MISCELLANEOUS:- Obituaries...................16 Narcotics....................17 Crime News...................17 Sports News..................17 Follow-up on Ferry Disaster..18 Engagement...................18
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
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Date of entry/update: 28 December 2005


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol.I, No. 7, October 1987
Date of publication: October 1987
Description/subject: Table of Contents" TEXT OF NE WIN'S SPEECH.......... 1 Ne Win's Address............. 1 FOREIGN RELATIONS:- Burmese Dance Troupe to China 4 Cultural Delegation Returns.. 4 World Bank Delegation Returns 4 Foreign Minister Returns..... 4 Youth Back from Japan........ 4 Journalists Back from USSR... 5 U.S. Storm Prediction Talk... 5 Norwegian Ambassador Calls... 5 Burmese UNESCO Delegation.... 5 San Yu Visits Europe......... 5 Chinese Football Team........ 6 BURMA GAZETTE:- GOVERNMENT:- Union Day Committee.......... 7 People's Police Force........ 7 Ne Win Tours Plants.......... 7 BSPP Central Committee Meets. 7 Pyithu Hluttaw Session....... 7 Council of Ministers Report.. 8 Council of State Report......10 Council of Justices Report...11 Council of Attorneys Report..12 People's Inspectors Report...13 Election Commission Report...14 Maritime Convention Report...14 Private Enterprises Bill.....14 Water & Irrigation Tax Bill..15 Hluttaw Questions & Replies..16 Elections Commission Chosen..16 MILITARY:- Insurgents Surrender.........17 KIA/BCP History..............17 Offensive Against KIA & BCP..18 KIA Lies.....................18 Shan Atrocities Denounced....18 History of KNU Insurgency....18 ECONOMIC:- Garbage Disposal.............19 Order to Peasants............19 Rail Service Resumed.........19 Meteorological Services......20 Private Wholesaler Payments..20 Private Enterprise Rules.....20 Wholesaler Revenue Payments..21 Wholesale Procedures Listed..21 Gems Emporium................22 Profits Tax Rules Amended....22 Rainfall in Rangoon..........22 CULTURAL:- School Reopenings............22 Sarpay Beikman Winners.......22 Folktale Paper Reading.......23 Exam Applications Extended...23 Padetha Dances...............23 Inle Lake Festival...........23 Technical Exams Set..........23 Ava Period Writers...........23 Archaeological Rewards.......24 Thadinkyut...................24 Thadinkyut Observed..........24 The Burmese Anyeint..........24 Kyaiktiyo Pilgrim Bus........25 National Literary Awards.....25 Burmese Puppetry.............26 Dana Described...............29 MISCELLANEOUS:- Crime News...................29 Marriages....................29 Ferryboat Sinks..............29 Sports Funds Needed..........29 BAC Air Crash................29 Obituaries...................30 LNG Tank Explodes............30
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
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Date of entry/update: 28 December 2005


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol.I, No. 6, September 1987
Date of publication: September 1987
Description/subject: Table of Contents: CURRENCY REPLACEMENT:- Demonetization Notice........ 1 Services Salary and Pensions. 2 Ky 45 and 90 Banknotes Issued 2 DIPLOMATIC:- Spanish Envoy Approved....... 2 FOREIGN RELATIONS:- Burma at the SEA Games....... 2 Burmese Youth to Japan....... 3 Burma-Finland Agreement...... 3 Journalists to China......... 3 Foreign Minister to UNGA..... 3 Burma-India Maritime Pact.... 3 Delegation to World Bank..... 4 Delegation to China.......... 4 UNDP Administrator Visit..... 4 Japanese Aid Agreement....... 4 Journalists to USSR.......... 4 UNGA Address................. 4 BURMA GAZETTE:- GOVERNMENT:- Hluttaw Elections............ 6 Pyithu Hluttaw Convened...... 6 MILITARY:- Insurgent Atrocities......... 6 Offensive against BCP & KIA.. 6 Attack on KNU................ 6 KIA Atrocities............... 7 Ma Da Ta Divided............. 7 Insurgents Surrender......... 8 More KIA Atrocities.......... 8 KIA at end of Tether......... 8 Karenni Insurgency........... 9 ECONOMIC:- Rangoon-Syriam Bridge........ 9 Crops Decontrolled...........10 Fishing Licence Renewal......10 Power Projects...............10 Hotel Reopens................10 Inspection and Agency Corp...11 Notification to Farmers......11 Rainfall in Rangoon..........11 CULTURAL:- School Holiday Declared......11 Early Ava Period Writers.....12 Konbaung Relics Donated......13 Burmese Buddhism.............13 Red Cross Meeting............13 Ethnic Radio Schedule........13 MISCELLANEOUS:- Obituaries...................13 Crime Reports................14 Health & Development.........14 Building Collapses...........16 Classified Ad................17 Health Measures Reviewed.....17 Building Inspections.........17 Medicinal Plants.............17
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
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Date of entry/update: 28 December 2005


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol.I, No. 5, August 1987
Date of publication: August 1987
Description/subject: Table of Contents: NE WIN'S POLICY SPEECH 2 Ne Win Calls for Change 2 Follow-up Meeting 3 DIPLOMATIC:- Polish Envoy Approved 3 Israeli Envoy Arrives 4 Brazilian Envoy Approved 4 Chinese Envoy Arrives 4 FOREIGN RELATIONS: Thai Football Team Leaves 4 Track Team Victories 4 Sino-Burmese Badminton 4 German Minister's Visit 4 Canadian Health Aid 4 Penang Official Visits 5 Indonesian Gift 5 FAO Director-General 5 GOVERNMENT:- War Veterans Meeting Ends 5 Training Courses 5 By-elections in Rangoon 5 Hluttaw Candidates 5 Ne Win Visits Prome 6 Burmese Accountants 6 MILITARY:- Insurgents Denounced 6 Insurgents Surrender 6 KIA Defector Talks 6 KIA Camps Captured 6 KIA Harming Kachins 6 KNU Atrocities 7 KIA Atrocities 7 Anti-Insurgent Leaflet 7 More Insurgent Atrocities 7 ECONOMIC:- Housing Project 7 Restaurants Opened 8 Bus Fare Gouging 8 Radio/TV Fees Due 8 Operation Myaseinyaung 8 Rice Delivered Upcountry 8 Rice for Magwe 8 Rice Arrives in Sagaing 8 Rice for Kachin & Shan States 9 Rice to Chin State 9 Operation Shweminwun 9 Rice for Tatkon Twp. 9 Floods in Mandalay & Sagaing 9 Operation Shwewayaung 9 Jute Production 9 Paddy Work Inspected 10 Rice for Kachin, Shan, and Mandalay Areas 10 Oil Palm Inspection 10 Rainfall in Rangoon 10 CULTURAL:- Saplings at Shwedagon 10 Literary Bulletin 10 Pagan Period Writers 10 Top Student Honored 10 Id Holiday 11 Abhidhamma Exam 11 Pinya Period Writers 11 Muyit Magazine 11 Parabaiks Donated 11 Early Ava Period Writers 11 Manuscript Contest 11 Music Council 11 MISCELLANEOUS:- Obituaries 12 Crime News 12 Dengue Fever 12 Basketball Championships 12 Air Safety Measures 12 Health & Development 13 ODDS AND ENDS:- 14
Language: English
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Date of entry/update: 28 December 2005


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol.I, No. 4, July 1987
Date of publication: July 1987
Description/subject: Table of Contents: Diplomatic:- Israeli Envoy Approved . 2 Bangladesh Envoy Approved 2 Chinese Envoy Approved . 2 US Ambassador Calls on Education Minister . . 2 Iraq Envoy Approved . . . 2 Foreign Relations:- Prime Minister Visit to Indonesia and Malaysia 2 Burmese ILO Del. Returns 3 Soviet Badminton Team . . 3 Chinese Swimming Team . . 3 Golf Team to Indonesia . 3 Japanese Grants . . . . . 3 Veterans to Moscow . . . 4 Educ. Team Returns . . . 4 Soviet Boxing Team . . . 4 West German Loan . . . 4 Sein Lwin Returns . . . 4 Chinese Weightlifters . 4 French Locomotive Arrives 5 Thai Football Team . . . 5 Chief of Staff Visits Thailand . . . . . . . 5 Track Team to Thailand . 5 Yunnan Badminton Team . 5 Burma Gazette . . . . . . . 5 Government:- Sports Officials Named . 6 Pyithu Hluttaw Vacancy . 7 Arzani Day Ceremonies . . 7 San Yu Appendicitis . . . 7 War Veterans Meet . . . . 7 Military:- Insurgents Surrender . . 7 BCP and KIA Attacked . . 7 Attacks against KNU . . . 8 Action in Kachin State . 8 Heroin Seized from KIA . 9 Kachin Insurgency . . . . 9 KIA Narcotics . . . . . . 10 Economic:- Syriam Telephones . . . . 10 Operation Myaseinyaung . 10 Fingerlings For Sale . . 11 Timber Ship Delivered . . 11 Co-op Council Meeting . . 11 Rainfall in Rangoon . . . 12 Culture:- Religious Exam Results . 12 Waso Full Moon Observed . 12 Pagan Period Writers . . 12 Literary Duties . . . . . 13 Miscellanous:- Opium Seized . . . . . . 13 Drug Dealers Jailed . . . 13 U Chit Thoung Dies . . . 13 Daw Eva Min Dies . . . . 13 Sao Saimong Mangrai Dies 13 U Maung Gyi Dies . . . . 13 Daw Saw Khin Dies . . . . 13 Train Robbers Caught . . 13 New Phone Numbers . . . . 13 Dengue Symptoms Noted . . 14 Rooftop Riders Seized . . 14 Illicit Liquor Seized . . 14 Rail Thief Nabbed . . . . 14 Floods in Sagaing . . . . 14
Language: English
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Date of entry/update: 28 December 2005


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol.I, No. 3, July 1987
Date of publication: June 1987
Description/subject: Table of Contents: Diplomatic -- French Ambassador . . . . 1 Albanian Ambassador . . . 1 Foreign Relations -- Chinese Labor Delegation 1 Burmese ILO Delegation . 2 USAID Agreement Signed . 2 Health Minister Returns . 2 San Yu Visits Korea . . . 2 UNICEF Plan Signed . . . 4 Peasants Del. to USSR . . 4 West German Gift . . . . 4 U.S. Exhibit . . . . . . 4 Pyithu Hluttaw Del.to USSR 4 Canadian Official Visits 4 Educ. Del. to Japan . . . 4 Soviet Badminton Team . . 4 Red Cross Del. to USSR . 5 Chinese Swimming Team . . 5 Prime Minister Visit to Indonesia and Malaysia 5 Government -- Pyithu Hluttaw Elections 5 Political Course Opens . 5 Political Instructors . . 5 Party Staff Course . . . 6 Pyithu Hluttaw Resignation 6 Military -- KIA HQ Captured . . . . . 6 BCP and KNU Bases Hit . . 6 Insurgents Denounced . . 6 Insurgents Surrender . . 7 Economic -- Livestock Data . . . . . 7 New Train to Lashio . . . 7 Tax Announcement . . . . 7 Warning on Fish . . . . . 7 New 5 Pya Coin . . . . . 7 Rangoon-Prome Road . . . 7 Agric. Support by Army . 7 Rainfall in Rangoon . . . 8 Cultural -- School Opens . . . . . . 8 State Sangha Meeting . . 8 Sayadaws Honored . . . . 8 English Programs . . . . 8 "Sound Entertainment" . . 8 Hadj Pilgrimage . . . . . 9 Miscellaneous -- Pyithu Hluttaw Report . . 9 Moonshine Seized . . . . 9 Soccer Victory . . . . . 9 U Chan Tun Aung Dies . . 9 Drug User Punished . . . 9 Drug Death Sentence . . . 9 Chemical Seizures . . . . 9 Drug Seizures . . . . . . 9 BAC Plane Crashes . . . . 9 Health Warning . . . . . 10 Advertisement . . . . . . 10
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
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Date of entry/update: 28 December 2005


Title: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. I, No. 2, May 1987
Date of publication: May 1987
Description/subject: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY (from THE WORKING PEOPLE'S DAILY--May 1987) Vol. I, No. 2, May 1987 Table of Contents: Diplomatic -- p. 1 French Ambassador Approved 1 Accreditation . . . . . . 1 Foreign Relations -- p. 1 Burmese WHO Delegation . . 1 ROK Soccer Team Loses . . 2 Sein Lwin Seeks Medical Treatment in U.S. . . . 2 ESCAP Delegation Returns . 2 WFTU Representative Leaves 2 Info. Delegation Returns . 2 Soviet Educ. Delegation . 2 Soviet Volleyball Team . . 2 ADB Delegation Returns . . 2 Ne Win Returns . . . . . . 2 Soviet Sports Gear . . . . 3 Chinese Vice-Premier Visit 3 Soviet Dep. Foreign Min. . 3 Chinese Union Delegation . 3 Burma Gazette -- p. 3 Government -- p. 4 Workers Day Celebrated . . 4 Luyechuns Feted . . . . . 4 Elimination of Insurgency 4 Accountancy Council Member 4 Hluttaw Candidates Named . 4 Social Security Reviewed . 4 Rural Youth Trainees . . . 4 Peasants Course . . . . . 4 Military -- p. 5 Insurgents Surrender . . . 5 KNU Insurgents Surrender . 5 Officers Training Course . 5 War Veterans Meetings . . 5 Economic -- p. 5 Revenue Receipts . . . . . 5 Rangoon Taxis Regulated . 5 P.M. Visits Factories . . 5 Train Service Restored . . 5 Dockyards Corp. Statistics 5 Merchant Marine Cadets . . 6 Parcel Service Resumed . . 6 P.M. Visits Steel Mill . . 6 Foot-and-Mouth Disease . . 6 Rail Car Service . . . . . 6 Rainfall in Rangoon . . . 6 Cultural -- p. 7 Monks Honored . . . . . . 7 Buddhist School Opened . . 7 Buddhist Building Project 7 Maha Wizaya Reliquary . . 7 Rare Books Donated . . . . 7 Educational TV . . . . . . 7 College Magazine . . . . . 7 Miscellaneous -- p. 7 Storm Kills Three . . . . 7 Che-hti Gamblers Arrested 7 Cycling Championship . . . 8 Daw Sein Pu Dies . . . . . 8 Classified Ad . . . . . . 8 Warning on Disease . . . . 8 Radio License Fees . . . . 8 Video Tape Case . . . . . 8 Funeral of U Hla Tun . . . 8
Language: English
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Date of entry/update: 28 December 2005


Title: The Burma Press Summary Vol. I, No. 1, April 1987
Date of publication: April 1987
Description/subject: BURMA PRESS SUMMARY Vol. I, No. 1, April, 1987. Table of Contents: Diplomatic -- p. 1 Foreign Relations -- p. 1 German Aid . . . . . . . . 1 Chinese Petroleum Visitor. 1 French Circus Troupe . . . 2 P.M. Visits Thailand . . . 2 W. German Rail Project . . 2 Burma Trade Delegation . . 2 Burma Info. Delegation . . 2 ADB Delegation . . . . . . 2 Korean Soccer Team . . . . 2 WFTU Representative . . . 2 Burma Gazette -- p. 3 Government -- p. 3 Ne Win Abroad . . . . . . 3 Sein Lwin Visit . . . . . 3 San Yu on Pyithu Hluttaw . 3 Aye Ko on Pyithu Hluttaw . 4 Maung Maung Kha Reports. . 5 Military -- p. 6 Pilots Graduate . . . . . 6 Opium Poppy Eradicated . . 6 Insurgents Surrender . . . 6 Cadets Graduate . . . . . 6 BCP & KIA Insurgents Lose. 6 Economic -- p. 7 Livestock Statistics . . . 7 Rail-Truck Service . . . . 7 GDP Rises . . . . . . . . 7 Jute Prices Increased . . 7 Agricultural Statistics . 7 Livestock Statistics . . . 7 Irrigation Projects . . . 7 Cultural -- p. 8 Sarpay Beikman Prize . . . 8 Literacy in Shan State . . 8 Illiteracy Irradicated . . 8 Burma Red Cross . . . . . 8 Thingyan . . . . . . . . . 8 Miscellaneous -- p. 8 Golfers Victorious . . . . 8 Gambler Arrested . . . . . 8 Report on Sale . . . . . . 9 Hole-in-One . . . . . . . 9 Riverboat Burns . . . . . 9 Flash Floods . . . . . . . 9 Marathoners Sweep Meet . . 9 U San Lin Dies . . . . . . 9
Language: English
Source/publisher: "The Working People's Daily" via BPS
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Date of entry/update: 04 July 2005