Rescue volunteers search for survivors after a landslide in a jade mining area in Hpakant, Myanmar, on Wednesday. Agence France-Presse
Military and police have used increasingly violent tactics to suppress demonstrations by supporters of detained elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi but that has not put off the protests, with crowds out again in several towns.
The latest deaths will add to a toll of 386 people killed in the crackdown that has followed the coup against Aung San Suu Kyi's elected government, according to a tally kept by an activist group.
Defence chiefs from a dozen countries on Sunday jointly condemned the bloodbath in Myanmar. The junta on Saturday staged a major show of might for its annual Armed Forces Day as the death toll since the February 1 coup climbed to at least 423, according to a local monitoring group.
The South Asian nation is facing a balance of payments crisis and the plummeting value of the Pakistani rupee is pushing up the price of imported goods. Energy comprises a large chunk of Pakistan's import bill.
Private sector entities must provide the GPSSA with salary statements and monthly contributions for all their Emirati employees in January each year
US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin made the comments in Seoul after he and South Korean Defence Minister Lee Jong-Sup agreed to further expand their combined military exercises, according to their offices.
Residents at East Village will benefit from large green spaces that will host regular events, art installations and pop-up retail outlets. Each apartment block has communal areas, with additional space set aside for local facilities, including small shops and cafes.