All the natural resources have been sold out. Jade, minerals, timber and lastly Myanmar women were exported to China. At present, the most valuable land, close to sea, and Myanmar’s precious place is on the verge of selling list. 2,344 more words
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As the attempts to occupy farmlands have been common lately, these acts may invite bribery and other unlawful things; to prevent from such cases, the ministries, state and regional governments should monitor the land disputes in line with standing laws and orders, said the President during the workshop for farmlands management held at Myanmar International Convention Centre in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday. 194 more words
Controversial problems over the lands grabbed by the army for sugarcane project are now facing about 10,000 local farmers in Kanbalu town, Shwebo district. 286 more words
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Africa’s poverty persists in the midst of a wealth of natural resources, estimated by the United Nations Economic Commission on Africa as including 12 percent of the world’s oil reserves, 42 percent of its gold, 80 to 90 percent of chromium and platinum group metals, and 60 percent of arable land in addition to vast timber resources.
After more than dozens of people were killed in Ambo during the Oromo student uprising in April 2014, the fascist Ethiopian Minister of Information – Redwan Hussein has responded to the accusations of the massacre of Oromo people by Weyane (TPLF) military shooting dogs. 141 more words
Two years ago I was approached by a high-ranking offficer of a mining company to ask what should be done to convince the residents of a community in one province in southern Philippines to sell their land to a company which is the land-acquisition arm of the mining firm. 634 more words