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World focus on Burma (8-9-2009)

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Burmese supporters optimistic over Suu Kyi appeal

Radio Australia News – ‎

Activists hold protraits of Burma opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi as they shout slogans during a protest at Burma’s embassy in Bangkok on May 31, 2009. …

Myanmar pro-democracy party wants offices reopened

The Associated Press –

YANGON, Myanmar — The pro-democracy party of detained Myanmar…

opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi called on the ruling junta Tuesday to allow it to reopen

Peng Jiasheng’s Fall from Grace

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Aung Zaw – ‎

He was in touch with members of the Communist Party of Burma who were active along the China-Burma border. Peng Jiasheng spent time in Beijing and upon his …

GAIL may join consortium to lay Myanmar-China pipeline

MyNews.in – ‎

GAIL is a minority partner in the A-1 and A-3 offshore blocks, operated by South Korea’s Daewoo International, in Myanmar. Gas supply from the blocks is …

GAIL Head says co mulls joining proposed Myanmar-China gas pipeline

Stock Market Today –

by Prakash GAIL Head said that the company mulls joining proposed Myanmar-China gas pipeline, reports CNBC-TV18 quoting NW18. He said that the company has …

Lawyers Request Permission to Meet Suu Kyi

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Ko Htwe – ‎

Lawyers for Aung San Suu Kyi said they have sought permission to meet with the detained Burmese democracy leader ahead of an appeal hearing …

GAIL may buy stake in China’s CNPC

Economic Times –

China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC) is laying a 870-km pipeline in Myanmar to transport gas found in blocks A-1 and A-3 to mainland China. …

GAIL in talks to lay Myanmar-China pipeline

Reuters India – ‎

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Gas firm GAIL (India) Ltd is looking at joining a consortium to lay a gas pipeline from Myanmar to China, its chairman said on Tuesday …

MYANMAR: Doing good in the Ayeyarwady River Delta


IRINnews.org – ‎‎

Maung Sein, once a school drop-out, now a successful businessman in Yangon, former capital of Myanmar (Burma), has been wading barefoot through thigh-high …

Radstock teenage joins Bono on stage to highlight charity’s work

This is Somerset – ‎

… concert U2 urged their fans to show support for jailed Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who is the democratically elected leader of Burma. …

Forums to explore democracy’s challenges

Korea Herald – Hwang Jang-jin – ‎

… affairs secretary of the Forum for Democracy in Burma, will deliver a special message on behalf of Myanmar pro-democratic leader Aung San Suu Kyi. …

Suu Kyi to be released?

Straits Times – ‎

YANGON- THE party of Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi said on Tuesday it was hopeful that she would be unconditionally released after a court….

Kokang clashes hit internet and phone services

Mizzima.com – ‎‎

The telephone lines are also from China but some telephones in Ching Shwe Haw are from Burmese service providers. On August 24, internet and telephone

Suu Kyi’s party ‘hopeful for release’

Sydney Morning Herald – ‎‎

The guilty verdict sparked international outrage and the imposition of further sanctions against Burma’s powerful generals, who have already kept Suu Kyi

PEACEKEEPING: The Golden Triangle Syndrome

Strategy Page – ‎

and half a million Wa (a local group, with a language similar to Cambodian), came under pressure from the Chinese and Burmese (Myanmar) government.

Gail talks up Burma-China pipe

Upstream Online – Anthea Pitt – ‎

Partners in the project are operator Daewoo, India’s Oil&Natural Gas Corporation, Gail, Kogas and Burma’s national Myanmar Oil&Gas Enterprise (MOGE).

Rare turtle seen in wild for first time since 1908

Cosmos – Steve Platt

which measure less than 30 cm in length, have now been found by a WCS team working in a sanctuary in military-ruled Myanmar (formerly Burma).

The Politics of Building a Gas Pipeline

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Jj Kim

While the Western world continues to debate whether economic sanctions can make change in Burma, the sale of gas to China from the offshore Shwe

India’s GAIL mulling Myanmar-China pipeline-chmn

Reuters – Nidhi Verma – ‎

BO) is exploring possibility to lay a pipeline to China from Myanmar, where it has 10 percent stake in two blocks, the Indian firm’s chairman said on

Propaganda war of Burmese junta on ethnic resistance forces

Shan Herald Agency for News – ‎

Members of the Peace and Democracy Front – Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army (MNDAA), also known as the Chinese Kokang , United Wa State Army (UWSA)

Rotary using GPS draw to raise funds for ShelterBox

Kings County Record – Jeanne Whitehead – ‎

… boxes have been delivered to victims of 80 major disasters, including the Indian Ocean Tsunami, Hurricane Katrina and Cyclone Nargis in Myanmar (Burma). …

The Art and Craft of the Political Game of Renaming

New York Times – Clyde Haberman – ‎

No less heroic is Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the Nobel Peace Prize winner long kept under house arrest by the military thugs who rule Myanmar, as Burma is now …

Another birthday, another day behind bars for Suu Kyi

The Age – Graham Reilly – ‎

AUNG San Suu Kyi turns 64 today, but the Burmese political leader and Nobel peace laureate has little to celebrate. Now behind bars in the notorious Insein …

Laura Bush praises Obama, bemoans excessive partisanship

CNN – Zain Verjee – ‎‎

… of the government of Myanmar, also known by its former name of Burma, which has come under fire for imprisoning pro-democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi. …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

September 8, 2009 at 4:30 am

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