Myanmar Government to Accelerate Energy Projects and Amid Power Shortages; Says Sanctions End Up Hurting Foreign Investors, Local Workers and Businesses More

NAY PYI TAW, MM, Apr 21, 2022 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - The Myanmar Government will accelerate development of hydrocarbon and renewable energy even as it repairs power lines damaged by terrorists while seeking to increase foreign investments despite the threat of fresh economic sanctions, the Ministry of Information...

Brazil vote pits good against bad, Bolsonaro says

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro (right) celebrates with his son Senator Flavio Bolsonaro during an event with members of his Liberal Party and with supporters in Brasilia, Brazil, March 27, 2022. (ERALDO PERES / AP) BRASILIA - Brazil's far-right President Jair Bolsonaro launched his re-election campaign on Sunday, telling thousands of...

Ukraine sets up nine humanitarian corridors

People rest in the Kyiv subway, using it as a bomb shelter in Kyiv, Ukraine, Feb 24, 2022. (EMILIO MORENATTI / AP) KYIV/MOSCOW - Ukraine established nine humanitarian corridors on Wednesday, enabling civilians to leave the conflict-torn areas and the delivery of humanitarian aid, the presidential press service reported, citing...