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Source: The Naples Daily News

Jacksonville :: FL :: USA | updated 2012-03-31 02:53:05 -0700 | technology-news

Burmese pythons are eating their way through the Everglades, leaving a dramatic decline in mammal populations in their slithering wake in just a decade, according to a study published today. Researchers kept track of animals like raccoons, opossums and rabbits...
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Source: Myanmar News

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2011-12-07 02:47:29 -0800 | business-news

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Source: Myanmar News

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2012-01-23 17:13:13 -0800 | political-news

China has reacted coolly to Myanmar's surprise suspension of a controversial US$3.6 billion hydropower dam project it backed in the country's war-torn Kachin state. Hitherto cautious observers have greeted the stoppage as the first tangible reform move undertaken by the...
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Source: IRIN

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2011-11-24 10:09:57 -0800 | political-news

Resistance is growing to a hydroelectric dam being built at the beginning of the Ayeyarwady River in Myanmar's northern Kachin State, with several campaigns to halt construction under way. Opponents to the Myitsone Dam have been collecting signatures, circulating posters,...
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Source: Taiwan News

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2011-11-13 02:20:14 -0800 | political-news

A report says Myanmar has decided to proceed with construction of a major dam despite opposition from ethnic minorities and environmentalists. Ethnic Kachin people and environmental groups say the Myanmar- China Myitsone Hydroelectric Project in Kachin state will damage the...
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Source: Myanmar News

Bangkok :: Thailand | updated 2011-10-21 16:16:47 -0700 | political-news

According to the agreement signed between Myanmar's Medical Research Department and the South Korean Embassy in Yangon on Saturday, the project wi... ... Read the full story at Global Times Have your say on this story
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Source: NewKerala

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2011-10-06 01:57:44 -0700 | travel-news

Chief Minister Jarbom Gamlin today said road connectivity, water and electricity supply, damaged due to torrential rain, would soon be restored. Stating that the monsoon had been unfair causing widespread damages in various parts of the state, he told the...
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Source: Myanmar News

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2011-05-27 17:55:58 -0700 | travel-news

Myanmar is sending relief supplies to quake-hit areas in northeastern Shan state under the arrangement of the Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement in cooperation with local authorities...The relief goods comprise dry instant noodles, tents, blankets and clothes, the...
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Source: Myanmar News

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2011-05-18 21:48:46 -0700 | travel-news

Myanmar meteorology experts in Myanmar have dismissed allegations that Myanmar will experience acid rainfall created by the explosion of nuclear plants in Japan struck by a recent earthquake and tsunami.The rumors about the probability do not conform to the theory...
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Source: Macleans

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2011-05-07 09:59:46 -0700 | political-news

Myanmar has eradicated opium poppies from more than 15,000 acres (6,000 hectares) of land in the 2010-2011 growing season. The state-run Myanma Ahlin newspaper said Monday that 350 acres (142 hectares) of opium in northeastern Shan States and 411 acres...
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Source: Myanmar News

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2011-04-23 12:50:56 -0700 | travel-news

A rescue team is still hunting for a stranded helicopter which was forced to land on an ice mountain in Myanmar's remote northernmost Kachin state and could not take off again because of soft land amid bad weather condition, informed...
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Breaking News: Myanmar Cyclone Victims Start to Rebuild But Need More Funds
   
Source: Scoop

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2011-02-22 19:55:35 -0800 | travel-news

But the humanitarian community in Myanmar still needs funding, according to a news release. Only $20.5 million of the estimated $57 million required for both emergency and early recovery phases have so far been allocated by donors, with the main...
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Source: BurmaNet

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2014-07-28 06:01:50 -0700 | green-news

The illegal logging of rosewood in Myanmar and throughout the region highlights the challenge of preservation in the absence of adequate enforcement. Corruption is also a contributing factor, with smuggling gangs prepared to pay big bribes to get log shipments...
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Source: The Conversation

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2014-07-22 00:32:15 -0700 | green-news

We are inclined to think that trees are a renewable natural resource. Yet precious hardwood trees have already been almost completely logged out from many countries across the tropics. Myanmar is the latest country to experience the insatiable demand for...
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Source: Scoop

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2014-07-03 23:32:54 -0700 | green-news

Achieving a sustainable increase in rice productivity will be a challenge in the years to come due to aggravating constraints in production such as shortages of water, land and labor, and the adverse effects of climate change and environmental problems,...
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