Thursday, 28 May 2020

December 2006

Maungdaw, Arakan State, Burma: New methods of extortion from the Rohingya community are being adopted by Nasaka, Burma’s border security force and the military intelligence the Sarapa.

Read more: Nasaka and Sarapa use new methods of extortion

Maungdaw, Arakan State, Burma: Troops of the Burmese Army seized clothes worth about Kyat 250,000 from a Rohingya businessman while he was on his way to the market after crossing the Bangladesh-Burma border. He was accused of carrying the wrong kind of clothes from Bangladesh.

Read more: Army seizes clothes from Rohingya businessman

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Three Burmese nationals illegally crossed the Burma-Bangladesh border were arrested by Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) from Teknaf yesterday.

Read more: Three Burmese nationals held

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Revenue earned by way of Burma-Bangladesh border trade has come down in October. This is because the government did not earn revenue from border trade after checking the price hike in the open market during Ramadan.

Read more: Revenue from Burma-Bangladesh border trade declines