2020 3 24 Mase 1

Thailand Closes Border to Shan State

Due to an emergency decree, Thailand halted all border crossings between Mae Sai in...
2020 2 18 Kor Lan 1

Farmers Face Drought In Southern Shan State

In advance of the hot season villagers in southern Shan State are experiencing weather...
2020 2 18 Laikha

PMF Attempts to Start Coal Mining Project in Laikha

The Wanpang People’s Militia Force (PMF) is trying to start a coal mining project...
2020 1 29 SeKao4

Police Seeking Chinese Suspected Of Having Coronavirus In Muse

The China government asked the Burmese police to look out for five Chinese nationals...
2020 2 5 Muse 1

Amid Fears Of Coronavirus, Border Trade Stops

Trade on the Sino and Burmese border has dropped following the outbreak of the...
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NOVEL CORONAVIRUS: Implications of Shan and Kachin States

When novel coronavirus exploded with a vengeance in China's Wuhan, Hubei Province, the first...
2020 1 28 Muse 1

Shan State Fruit Sellers Facing Challenges Surrounding Coronavirus Travel Restrictions

As the coronavirus spreads in China, fruit wholesalers in Muse, on the Shan State-China...
2019 12 04 Na Hai Long 2

Consequences of Eastern Shan State Gold Mining ‘Getting Worse Everyday’

Villagers in Tachileik District, eastern Shan State have had to relocate their homes as...
2019 11 08 Kyam Mae 2

Tatmadaw Opens New Case Against Farmers In Northern Shan State

Land disputes between farmers and the Burma Army in northern Shan State has...
2019 10 23 Mong Ku 2

Mong Kok Locals Organize Against Thai-Burmese Coal Mining Venture

Locals in Mong Kok, eastern Shan State, organized a prayer service and protest on...