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PETALING JAYA: Pig farmers have long been implementing strict biosecurity measures to protect the local swine industry from viral diseases.
(Reuters) - University student Saw Myint Tun travelled hundreds of miles from home in February to work the jade mines of northern Myanmar in search of gems that might transform his family’s modest fortunes.
PETALING JAYA: Six voters were seen to display Covid-19 symptoms at the Chini by-election as of 3pm on Saturday (July 4).
(Reuters) - Dozens of jade miners killed in a landslide in northern Myanmar were buried on Saturday, a local official said, after 77 were interred in a mass grave on Friday in one of the worst mining accidents in the country’s history.
YANGON, July 4 (Xinhua): Six more bodies were recovered, bringing the death toll of a jade mine collapse in Myanmar's Kachin state to 172 so far on Friday evening (July 3), according to latest figures released by the Fire Services Department.
THE battered bodies of more than 160 jade miners were pulled from a sea of mud after a landslide in northern Myanmar, after one of the worst-ever accidents to hit the treacherous mining industry.
HPAKANT, Myanmar, July 3 (AP): Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi expressed sadness Friday over a landslide at a jade mining site in the country’s north that took at least 166 lives, blaming the tragedy on joblessness.
(Reuters) - The death toll in a landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar has risen above 160, with more feared dead, authorities said on Friday, as search efforts continued for a second day.
(Reuters) - The death toll in a landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar has risen to at least 162, with more feared dead, authorities said.
YANGON (Xinhua): The death toll of a massive jade mine landslide in Myanmar's northernmost Kachin state has risen to 146, the Information Ministry said.