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  • UK introduces Health Surcharge

    Non-EEA nationals, including Burmese, who plan to live longer than six months in the UK will have to pay £200 per year to get access to NHS.

    First published during the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

  • Migrant 'health surcharge' to raise £200 million a year

    The Government is set to recoup up to £1.7 billion over the next ten years to help pay for the cost of NHS treatment given to temporary migrants.

    First published during the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

  • UK supporting Open Government in Burma

    Establishment of new committees a vital step as the country seeks to join the Open Government Partnership and reinforce positive reforms

    First published during the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

  • UK Budget 2014: Key facts, more scholarships… and a new £1 coin

    Chancellor sets out how the UK is taking further action to build a resilient economy, driven by investment and exports - as well as increased scholarships for students from developing countries

    First published during the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

  • Burma: Cleaning up financial crime

    British Government supporting Burma’s fight against Money Laundering and the Financing of Terrorism

    First published during the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

  • British Minister calls on international community to work together to tackle Burma's ‘forgotten crises’

    Minister Alan Duncan recently met with government, ethnic and civil society representatives to discuss UK's role in promoting peace and combating poverty in Burma.

    First published during the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government