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News Myanmar » Health: Bank IED attack in Myanmar’s Shan State indicates increasing risk to commercial assets due to military-militant conflict

News channel or source: http://www.janes.com/article/78132/bank-ied-attack-in-myanmar-s-shan-state-indicates-increasing-risk-to-commercial-assets-due-to-military-militant-conflict
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

detonated at a domestic commercial bank in Lashio city in Myanmar’s Shan State. Images shared on social media showed extensive damage to the Yoma Bank building, some damage to the adjacent Ayeyarwady Bank, and broken windows at the Ministry of Health’s ...

News Myanmar » Health: Cyclone season and threat of violence loom over 720,000 Rohingya children in Myanmar and Bangladesh – UNICEF

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/bangladesh/cyclone-season-and-threat-violence-loom-over-720000-rohingya-children-myanmar-and
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Chased from their homes and communities, the Rohingya are a people cast adrift, trapped in limbo and deprived of their basic rights, while facing fresh threats to their health and lives, the report states. UNICEF calls on the Myanmar Government to end the ...

News Myanmar » Health: Two killed, 11 injured, by bomb in Myanmar city of Lashio: police

News channel or source: http://aaj.tv/2018/02/two-killed-11-injured-by-bomb-in-myanmar-city-of-lashio-police/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

YANGON: A bomb explosion on Wednesday in Myanmar’s northeastern city of Lashio killed two ... 4:30 p.m. near two banks located at the heart of the city near offices of the ministry of health. “The explosion happened near Aya and Yoma banks.

News Myanmar » Health: Two dead, 22 hurt from bomb blast in north-east Myanmar city Lashio

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/2-dead-after-bomb-explodes-in-bank-in-northern-myanmar
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Lashio is in Myanmar’s restive Shan State where several ethnic insurgent ... said she heard the explosion around 4.30pm near two banks close to the regional health ministry building in the heart of the city of 170,000 people. Eyewitness and a paramedic ...

News Myanmar » Health: A separate sub-region for Rohingyas is the only way to safeguard them: Myanmar expert Muang Zarni

News channel or source: https://scroll.in/article/869326/a-separate-sub-region-for-rohingyas-is-the-only-way-to-safeguard-them-myanmar-expert-muang-zarni
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Myanmar wants repatriation because it wants to show the world ... Dhaka needs massive infusion of humanitarian assistance both in cash and in kind so that no public health epidemics break out in these large refugee areas of Cox’s Bazaar and Chittagong.

News Myanmar » Health: UNFPA starts distribution of health kits for women in Cox’s Bazar

News channel or source: https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2018/02/23/unfpa-starts-distribution-of-health-kits-for-women-in-coxs-bazar
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

This district hosts a million of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar. Consisting of a wide range of commodities, the kits help manage a variety of sexual and reproductive health issues. The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and other active non-governmental ...

News Myanmar » Health: Bomb Blast Kills 2, Injures 22 in Northeast Myanmar

News channel or source: https://www.tasnimnews.com/en/news/2018/02/22/1663493/bomb-blast-kills-2-injures-22-in-northeast-myanmar
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Lashio is in Myanmar’s restive Shan State where several ethnic insurgent ... 4:30 p.m. near two banks close to the regional health ministry building in the heart of the city of 170,000 people. “The explosion happened near Aya and Yoma banks.

News Myanmar » Health: WHO for scaling up health services in Cox’s Bazar

News channel or source: https://www.dhakatribune.com/bangladesh/nation/2018/02/20/scaling-health-services-coxs-bazar/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

An estimated 6,88,000 Rohingyas have crossed over to Cox’s Bazar from Myanmar since August 25 ... According to the press release, the health needs of this population continue to be immense. Women and young mothers need reproductive health services.

News Myanmar » Health: Volunteer doctors care for Myanmar's Rohingya refugees

News channel or source: http://en.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20180217-doctors-volunteering-care-rohingya-refugees
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

But harsh living conditions in the refugee camps and the lack of basic health facilities are worsening patients’ conditions. A medical delegation of highly skilled specialists recently travelled to Tangkali camp, near the Myanmar border, to provide much ...

News Myanmar » Health: Opinion: The health financing transition plays a crucial role in meeting UHC

News channel or source: https://www.devex.com/news/opinion-the-health-financing-transition-plays-a-crucial-role-in-meeting-uhc-92080
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Myanmar and the Kyrgyz Republic have a gross national income per capita of roughly $1,140. At the same time, Kyrgyz’s per capita transfers from government domestic revenue to the health sector are almost three times that of Myanmar — $36 versus $13.