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World focus on Burma (20-12-2009)

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India to improve road links with Bangladesh, Myanmar – ‎

The new 100-km highway, from Lawngtalai in eastern Mizoram to Myanmarborder at an estimated cost of Rs.650 crore, would provide linkage to the

RP, Japan ready to implement succeeding phases of Jpepa

Business Mirror – Estrella Torres

Asean groups the Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Brunei, Singapore, Malaysia and Burma/Myanmar. Custodio said the trade deal with …

Myanmar state press says no charter change for now

The Associated Press –

YANGON, Myanmar — Myanmar’s new constitution, adopted last year despite criticism it is undemocratic, cannot be changed before next year’s planned elections …

Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping meets Myanmar junta chief

Earthtimes (press release) –

By : dpa Yangon – Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping met with Myanmar’s…

two top military chieftains Sunday in the junta’s capital of Naypyitaw before he flew

Refugee puts life experiences to work

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette – Rosa Salter Rodriguez

… and it was taken at a military encampment near the Thai border in the Karen region of what was then called Burma, now Myanmar, in Southeast Asia. …

A Jewish tour of Burma

Jerusalem Post – Sammy Samuels

… through tourism, we will be able to make a difference in keeping the Jewish spirit alive in Burma. In 2005, we started the travel agency Myanmar…


Refugees receive first-ever Christmas trees from Wheaton church

Chicago Daily Herald – Jessica Krauser – ‎

John Khaipi and Cecilia Neam, refugees from Myanmar, formerly Burma, and parishioners of St. Michael, were thrilled to receive their first Christmas tree, …

Backgrounder: Basic facts about Myanmar

Xinhua – ‎

20 (Xinhua) — Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping arrived in Yangon Saturday for a visit to Myanmar. Myanmar is located in the western part of Indochina …

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi party needs new blood: analysts

AFP – ‎

… the ethnic issue — all the key Burma challenges,” the diplomat said, using Myanmar’s former name and referring to tensions with minority groups. …

Celebration of culture, unity

ENC Today – Laura Oleniacz – ‎

Many Karen refugees have come to the United States to escape persecution in Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, after living for years in refugee camps in …

Obama’s Foreign Engagement Scorecard

New York Times – James Traub

The Obama administration has engaged with Iran, Russia, Burma, Sudan, North Korea. “Engagement” sounds harmless — something any sensible administration …

Chinese Vice President Arrives in Burma

Voice of America –

Officials say Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping arrived under tight security in Burma Saturday for an official overnight visit as part of a four-nation tour …

Global responders to disasters list — Who’s been naughty, who’s been nice?

World Tribune – ‎

Top aid recipients include the Democratic Republic of the Congo whose decades long crisis continues unabated, Ethiopia for famine, and Burma/Myanmar for the …

Burmese-American Detained in Rangoon Ends Hunger Strike

Voice of America – ‎

A detained Burmese-American appeared weak and thin as he made a court appearance Friday in Burma’s main city, Rangoon. A detained Burmese-American appeared …

Cambodia looking forward to Chinese vice president’s visit: officials

Xinhua –

… of 14 relevant documents on cooperation, he added. Cambodia is the last leg of Xi’s four-nation visit which has taken him to Japan, South Korea and Myanmar.

Chinese vice president arrives on Myanmar visit

Press Trust of India –

Yangon, Dec 19 (AP) The vice president of China, the closest and most powerful ally of military-ruled Myanmar, arrived today on an official visit that is …

COUNTER-TERRORISM: Burmese Border Battles Annoy China

Strategy Page –

December 19, 2009: In Myanmar (Burma), tribal rebels in the north and east have resumed opium and heroin production. This is a result of a military …

Chinese vice president arrives in Yangon

Xinhua – Wang Guanqun

19 (Xinhua) — Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping arrived here on Saturday to start a visit to Myanmar, the third leg of his four-nation Asian tour. …

UWSA reinforces army with retired personnel – Kyaw Kha – ‎

The Wa population is 700000 of which over 400000 live in Burma and about 300000 in China. “They are calling the veterans from everywhere. …

China’s vice-president arrives in Myanmar for talks

AFP – ‎

YANGON — Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping arrived in Myanmar…

Saturday, an official told AFP, for an overnight visit as part of a regional tour as his……..


Written by Lwin Aung Soe

December 20, 2009 at 12:51 pm

Posted in World Focus on Burma

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