President U Thein Sein led a meeting of senior political figures in Nay Pyi Taw on January 12.
With the Charlie Hebdo massacre causing more anguish over the age-old problem of religious intolerance, it is worth reassessing the appeal of the world’s great faiths in this region.
Myanmar is among the fastest-growing telecommunications markets in the world.
A week ago, senior members of the ruling Vietnam Communist Party gathered in Hanoi to thrash out several crucial issues, although the people of that nation and others across the region knew little about it.
Last month, the Indonesian navy captured three Vietnamese fishing boats and blew them up.