of Energy [MoE] is extracting an average of almost 1,300 million cubic feet of
natural gas per day from its onshore and offshore blocks,” said retired petroleum
and natural gas production official Kyaw Thu Ya.
government will start issuing temporary passports
to its illegal workers in
Thailand next month.
can apply for temporary passports at 10 centres in Samut Sakhon, Samut Prakan,
Chiang Mai, Surat Thani, Pathum Thani, Kanchanaburi, Rayong, Khon Kaen,
Songkhla and Nakhon Ratchasima provinces from Feb 15 to May 15, the Burmese
embassy in Thailand said in a statement.
— After decades of fighting between the national military and ethnic armed
groups, the country’s reformist government has faced a major challenge of
building trust with people in Burma’s ethnic border states.