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With Top Burmese, the Cuisine of Myanmar Officially Lands in Portland
The take-out "virtual restaurant" has been delivering orders of fermented tea leaf salad and Burmese samosas since early February.
ASA/WISHH Hosts Trade Team from Myanmar to Learn More About U.S. Soy Products
Over the past 10 days, ASA/WISHH has hosted a trade team from Myanmar to learn more about using and purchasing U.S. soy products. The first week the team attended the INTSOY short-course, organized by the National Soybean Research Laboratory, which covered a wide range of topics, including processing, soy food trends and soy ingredients. During … Read More »
Facebook won’t delete posts from politicians even if they break its rules
Facebook's Nick Clegg said that it will treat politicians' speech as "newsworthy content" that will not be deleted even if it breaks its rules.
6 Tips to Improve Your Facebook Posts
Are you marketing on Facebook? Do you want better reach for your Facebook posts? Using the right posting tactics will give you better results from your Facebook marketing. In this article you'll discover six tips for more effective Facebook posts. Listen to this article: #1: Create a Posting Road Map Many businesses start posting on Facebook without a plan. As a result, their posts often don't…
Lunch and Learn: Celebrating Burma
Did you know that Indianapolis is home to 10,000+ Burmese people? On your lunch break, enjoy Burmese food while learning more about their culture.
Why Was This Catholic School Teacher Reinstated After Anti-Gay Facebook Posts?
(RNS) -- Patricia Jannuzzi, the veteran Catholic high school teacher from New Jersey suspended for her anti-gay Facebook posts, will be reinstated immedi...
Facebook improves how blind ‘see’ images posted online
Refined facial recognition technology helps users identify who is in photos and police the posting of images showing the user.
Targeting Facebook Posts
A new Facebook feature - Targeting Facebook posts gives admins the ability to target which fans see updates based on their location or language.
Ethics Question: Should Facebook Posts Be Quoted Without Permission?
You know those really funny replies you leave beneath your friends Facebook posts?
How to schedule a post on your Facebook page or profile from a desktop or mobile device
If you're looking to schedule a post on your Facebook page or profile, here's how to schedule posts on desktop, mobile, or a third-party posting app.
What to know about Myanmar's first EITI report
Earlier this year Myanmar released its inaugural report under the Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative. Here are three things to know about what it says about the country's growing economy.
How Can Myanmar Avoid the Resource Curse?
Myanmar’s abundant natural resources have served as the country’s main export revenue, but have also been a primary driver of conflict in ethnic areas. The launch of Myanmar’s first Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) report and related findings on Myanmar’s jade mining and state-owned enterprises make a compelling case for significant reform of this sector. What should the newly elected National League for Democracy (NLD) government…
Myanmar: Surge in Arrests for Critical Speech
(New York) – Myanmar’s authorities have in recent weeks engaged in a series of arrests of peaceful critics of the army and government.
“ What A Relief Podcast ” 99: Nightmares in Myanmar
This throwback episode of IRUSA’s “What a Relief!” podcast is full of raw stories from Myanmar’s border. Our host B.C. Dodge talks with Imam…
Mom posts amazing photos of her babies, miscarried at 7 and 8 weeks, on Facebook
Mindy Raelynne Danison has suffered through two tragic miscarriages – one with the baby at seven weeks, and the other at eight weeks and five days. In response, Mindy created a Facebook photo album for each child, where she publicly celebrates their short, but much-loved lives. Mindy’s photos – especially one of Annabelle – have been shared on social […]
How to Enable Facebook Timeline
- When you press the “Get Timeline” button, you cannot go back to the old format. - You can click on the star icon on any post that you would like to feature on your timeline. Once featured, the post will appear in a larger size.
Imprisonment, torture and rape: Why Myanmar must be referred to the ICC
Only a credible process that takes steps to prosecute those responsible to account will end the government's vicious cycle of violence against its own people
How Spider-Man: Far From Home Explains Post-Snap Life in the MCU
A scientist snuck into a disputed region of Myanmar to discover the first feathered dinosaur tail
He disguised himself as a local Burmese man, snuck into the area, met with a prospector, and eventually located and purchased the amber sample.