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ျပည္သူေတြဆီမွာ လြတ္လပ္မႈနဲ႔ တန္းတူညီမွ်မႈ အရင္ဆံုး ရွိေနမွ ဒီမိုိကေရစီ စံႏႈန္းရွိတာ ျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

World focus on Burma (15 March 2009)

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Hydro Power Projects Continue to Generate Concern in South Asia

Voice of America – 

Lulun, who uses one name, the president of the Kuki Student Democratic Front, says this is already happening to his people in Burma (also known as Myanmar) …

US in a quandary over policy on Myanmar

International Herald Tribune – 

Over the years, the United States has attempted to curb political repression and human rights violations in Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, …

50 Million Reasons to Celebrate

The Epoch Times – 

Kevin McLeod, a member of Canadian Friends Of Burma, also spoke. “As you know, Burma today is ruled by a military dictatorship that is unfortunately being …

Myanmar-India border road upgradation to complete by 2010


During the World War-II, the border road extending from India was part of a highway known as the Burma Road crossing into Myanmar’s Tamu from India’s Moreh …

Myanmar elephant camp empty as tourists stay away

Peninsula On-line

She once urged foreigners to stay away from Myanmar—formally known as Burma—to deny the military rulers revenue from tourism, although as she is mostly kept …

It All Gets Real

OpEdNews – 

We want to promote democracy so that Cuba can achieve the same level of prosperity as democratic El Salvador and Nicaragua. Cuba spends 9.1% of its GDP on …

comment: Reluctant to lead —Orville Schell

Daily Times – 

After all, if China began intruding on, even censuring, countries like Burma, Sudan, North Korea, Zimbabwe or Iran, would that not be an invitation for …

Burma’s Bullies

Washington Post

Than Shwe and his junta in the Southeast Asian nation of Burma (also known as Myanmar) to sentence the Buddhist monk U Gambira to prison for 68 years last …

County by Country trade, continued


Burma (Myanmar)’s total trade with the United States in 2008 was $10.76 million, a 23.49% change over 2007. Total US exports were $10.76 million while …

Norway Oil Fund Expels China Firm

Journal of Turkish Weekly – 

Norway has barred its oil fund from investing in China’s Dongfeng MotorGroup because the firm sell arms supplies to military-ruled Burma. …

Burma PM to Visit Indonesia, Singapore

Voice of America

Burma’s state-owned New Light of Myanmar newspaper said the prime minister would make the visits in the near future. It gave no further details of his plans …

Norway Oil Fund Expels China Firm

Voice of America – 

By VOA News Norway has barred its oil fund from investing in China’s Dongfeng Motor Group because the firm sell arms supplies to military-ruled Burma. …

Myanmar extends cyclone aid programme

The National – 

But the Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health in the United States and Burma Economic Watch at the Australian Macquarie University recently …

The Impossible Solo…

Financial Times – 

“After Cyclone Nargis, I went to Burma and got a visa even though the NGOs did not. The hospitals are very poor, they have no equipment and a lot of dengue …

Burma sacrificed for economic gains

Spero News

Father Cyril, who visited Myanmar after cyclone Nargis, spent four months in the country working in direct contact with displaced people. …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

March 15, 2009 at 3:58 am

Posted in World Focus on Burma

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