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World focus on Burma (29 July 2009)

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EU’s next president meets Karen

Shan Herald Agency for News – ‎

The one and a half hour discussion revolved around the 2010 elections, the trial of Burma’s democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi, the Burma Army operations and …

MediaWATCH: Tourism Dollar Slides in Thailand

Phuketwan –

… Larry Jagan writes: The trial of pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu KyiBurma, has ended amid heightened security around the area near the court in

Special Briefing by Ian Kelly

US Department of State –

QUESTION: Do you have any update on the ongoing trial in Burma of Aung San Suu Kyi? MR. KELLY: Yes, very quickly, on what – on Aung San Suu Kyi, of course, …

Exiled Uighur leader Rebiya Kadeer in a hurry to bring freedom to …

Times Online – Richard Lloyd Parry – ‎

… the name of Rebiya Kadeer and the struggle of the Uighurs will be as well known as that of the Dalai Lama of Tibet and Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma. …

ASEAN Chronicles Recovery Role In Post-Cyclone Myanmar With Double …

AHN – ‎

Two books titled “A Bridge to Recovery: asean’s Response to Cyclone Nargis” and “Myanmar: Life After Nargis” serve as detailed accounts of the …

Researchers closer to malaria vaccine

The News Journal – Marilynn Marchione – ‎

A young boy suffering from a high fever from malaria is bathed with wet towels to cool him down earlier this year in Sittwe, Myanmar (Burma). …

ASEAN+3 energy ministers meet in Myanmar – ‎

The ASEAN meeting of energy ministers plus China, Japan and the Republic of Korea (AMEM+3) opened in Myanmar’s second largest city, Mandalay, on July 29. …

Talks with Obama could touch on Arroyo legacy – Gil C. Cabacungan Jr – ‎

They have a lot to talk about – climate change, the economy, trade, progress in Burma (Myanmar), and promoting non-proliferation particularly with regard to …

Cruising the Mekong in style

eTurboNews – Reinhard Hohler – ‎

From Jinghong, formerly called Chiang Hung, the river reaches mainland southeast Asia along the borders of Myanmar’s Shan State and Laos, before reaching …

As superpowers eye the Mekong, Thailand should act

The Nation –

… gap between old Asean members and new members Burma, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam, known in Asean language as CLMV [M stands for Myanmar – Burma]. …

A bicycle trip through Thailand becomes a tribute

Los Angeles Times – Stephanie Ager Kirz – ‎

The term applies to the opium-growing region where the borders of Thailand, Myanmar (Burma), and Laos converge, but our group would stay safely on the Thai …

UN Tackles Forced Labor in Myanmar

In These Times –

Last Thursday, the ILO and the government of Germany signed an agreement to monitor the country formerly known as Burma for violations pertaining to forced …

Prices shoot up, onion to be imported – Moe Myint – ‎‎

It is estimated that the consumption of onion in Burma is over five million viss per month and in Rangoon alone, the consumption is over 1 million viss per …

UPI NewsTrack TopNews

American Chronicle – ‎

Critics of the dictatorship ruling the country formerly known as Burma accuse the military junta of using the incident as a pretext to prevent Suu Kyi from

US sanctions coordinator to visit New York, Moscow on enforcing …

Gaea Times –

… The House has voted to renew sanctions meant to penalize the junta that runs the Southeast Asian country of Myanmar, also called Burma. …

Reject Burma fuel exports, Asean urged

Business Mirror – Estrella Torres – ‎

The international community has strongly condemned the continuing violations of the human rights of Burmese (renamed Myanmar by the generals) and the …

East Asian energy ministers call for closer regional energy co-op

Xinhua – ‎

MANDALAY, July 29 (Xinhua) — The East Asian energy ministers at a series of meetings held in Myanmar’s second largest city of Mandalay Wednesday called for …

Chinese official calls for strengthening energy co-op

Xinhua – ‎

MANDALAY, Myanmar, July 29 (Xinhua) — Head of Chinese delegation Liu Qi, who is vice head of China’s National Energy Administration, stressed at the 6th …

Hydropower Projects on Agenda at Mandalay Meeting

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Lawi Weng – ‎

Thailand plans to discuss the progress of the Hat Gyi and Tasang hydropower dams with Burma’s military regime at the Asean+3 Ministers on …

US Extends Myanmar Sanctions, Ban On Imports

RTT News – ‎‎

US President Barack Obama signed into law Tuesday the Burma Sanctions Renewal Act, unanimously approved by Congress last week, the White House said in a …

North Korea: Still a clear and present danger

Zanesville Times Recorder – ‎

… Korea transferring nuclear technology to Myanmar. “We know that there are growing concerns about military cooperation between North Korea and Burma, …

Obama renews sanctions against Myanmar

9&10 News – ‎

… the sanctions that target imports from Myanmar. The measure also maintains a ban on importing jade and other gems from the country, also known as Burma. …


Written by Lwin Aung Soe

July 29, 2009 at 11:41 am

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