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World focus on Burma (22-12-2009)

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Chinese vice president meets Cambodian parliament leaders, stresses …

Xinhua – Fang Yang – ‎

… one-China policy no matter what happened. Cambodia is the last leg of Xi’s four-nation tour, which has also taken him to Japan, South Korea, and Myanmar.

Chinese company wins ownership of Myanmar-China pipeline project

Monsters and Critics.com – ‎

Yangon – China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC) has secured exclusive ownership and management rights over a planned 771-kilometre, overland Myanmar-China …

Reaping What Children Sow

ISN – Julianne Geiger, Jen Alic – ‎

According to Hawkins, only twice so far has it supported boycotts: with Uzbek cotton and with products from Burma (Myanmar), where she said there was little …

China agrees $1.2bn in aid for economic development

Phnom Penh Post – Cheang Sokha – ‎‎

Prime Minister Hun Sen and Deputy Prime Minister Sok An (right) welcome China’s Vice President Xi Jinping (second from left) to Phnom Penh on Monday ahead …

Obama has powerful tool to pressure Myanmar

The Associated Press – Foster Klug – ‎

Still, the administration has warned of tougher action if engagement breaks down with Myanmar, also known as Burma. And the mere threat could add force to …

Myanmar official media hail Chinese vice president’s visit

Xinhua – Lin Zhi – ‎

22 (Xinhua) — Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping’s official visit to Myanmar, which ended on Sunday, contributes a great deal to mutual friendship existing …

‘Rajiv changed Nehru’s foreign

Express Buzz – ‎‎

… India’s former high commissioner to Fiji and Myanmar (formerly Burma) and currently member, National Security Advisory Board, on Monday. …

Lian and Lin making Porirua home

The Dominion Post – Kris Dando – ‎

… junta that has controlled Burma (the military changed the country’s name to Myanmar in 1989 but refugees still call it Burma) – he fled his homeland, …

China, Cambodia agree to deepen cooperation

People’s Daily Online –

China will make joint efforts with Cambodia to achieve a win-win cooperation, Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping said Monday. Visiting Chinese Vice President …

Burma-China pipeline deal

Radio Australia News – ‎

Burma has given China a guarantee over the safety and ownership of an oil pipeline that will link the two countries. The assurance came during a visit by …

China, Cambodia leaders move to strengthen relations

China Daily – Lei Xiaoxun – ‎

During his earlier meeting on Sunday with Than Shwe, chairman of Myanmar’s State Peace and Development Council, Xi said he hoped Myanmar would improve …

Burma court to hear Suu Kyi arrest appeal

Irish Times – ‎

RANGOON – Burma’s supreme court has agreed to hear an appeal against the house arrest of opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who was sentenced in August to …

‘US eco to slow down in ’10, needs more stimulus’

Times of India –

Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz says the US needs to prepare for a second stimulus package as there’s a “significant” chance growth will slow …

Movement In Burma?

Voice of America – ‎‎

Detained Burmese democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi for the first time in nearly a year was allowed to meet with elder members of her opposition political …

Chrysler Takes A Stand: Ad Supports Aung San Suu Kyi’s Release

Beliefnet.com (blog) – Ethan Nichtern – ‎

Kudos to Chrysler for this taking this political stand in a commercial, supporting the release of Burmese elected president and awesome Buddhist lady Aung …

What now for Ethiopia’s “Aung San Suu Kyi”?

Ethiopian Review – Barry Malone – ‎‎

The first time I interviewed Birtukan Mideksa I was struck by how careful she was not to say the wrong thing. …

Centre approves 100-km highway project in Mizoram

Business Standard – Supratim Dey – ‎

The new highway will connect Lawngtalai in southern Mizoram to Myanmar border and will provide linkage to the proposed Kaladan project. …

Deal signals energy security

Shanghai Daily – ‎

In a statement on its Website, CNPC said it signed the deal with Myanmar’s Energy Ministry to grant the operating concession to CNPC controlled Southeast …

POLITICS: Nobel Laureate’s Burma Visit: ‘Moment of Hope’?

Inter Press Service – Jude Chan – ‎

… approach that has seen ESCAP make some headway toward improving the economic conditions of the rural poor in Burma, also known as Myanmar. …

Myanmar Court to hear Suu Kyi’s appeal

All India Radio – ‎‎

The Supreme Court in Myanmar has agreed to a request from the pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi to hear an appeal against her latest detention. …

Myanmar bomb blamed on Karen separatists

UPI.com – ‎‎

The Democracy for Burma Web site report also quotes Myanmar political analyst Aung Naing Oo saying that the KNU had been involved in bombings in the past, …

Xi concludes Burma visit with handful of MoUs

Mizzima.com – ‎‎

“The agreement also stipulates that Myanmar [Burma] government shall ensure the company’s ownership and exclusionary right to the pipeline and guarantee the …

Stiglitz: US Economy May Contract in the Second Half of Next Year

Wall Street Pit (blog) – ‎

By editor|Dec 21, 2009, 10:34 AM|Author’s Website Nobel-laureate economist Joseph Stiglitz warns that there’s a “significant” chance the US economy will …

Detained Burmese-American thrown into dog-cell

Mizzima.com – Myint Maung – ‎‎

The junta’s mouthpiece New Light of Myanmar newspaper accused the Burmese-American of having entered Burma eight times in the past and instigating public …

Burmese court to review Suu Kyi detention

InTheNews.co.uk – Matthew Champion – ‎‎

Burma’s highest court has agreed to hear an appeal against the continued detention of democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi. The Nobel peace prize winner was …

Myanmar’s SC agrees to review Suu Kyi’s appeal

Press Trust of India –

Yangon, Dec 21 (PTI) Myanmar’s Supreme Court today agreed to review the latest house arrest extension of detained pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi, …

Court accepts Aung San Suu Kyi’s appeal

Mizzima.com –

Chiang Mai (Mizzima) – Burma’s Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s appeal against her sentence, by a district …

PoliticalMyanmar Court Agrees To Hear Suu Kyi’s Appeal Against Detention

ForexTV.com – ‎

(RTTNews) – The Supreme Court in Myanmar agreed Monday to hear an appeal against the house arrest of pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, …

Suu Kyi to appeal Myanmar detention

Aljazeera.net – ‎

Myanmar’s supreme court is to hear an appeal against the house arrest of Aung San Suu Kyi, the country’s opposition leader, after she was sentenced to a …

Burma to review Aung San Suu Kyi sentence

BBC News – Rachel Harvey

The Supreme Court in Burma has agreed to a request from the pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi to hear an appeal against her latest detention. …

Advising army generals on economics

Mizzima.com – ‎‎

And therefore human resources in Myanmar [Burma] will have to be strengthened. But at the same time to get out of poverty one has to invest in skill …

China gets first opening to Bay of Bengal

Press Trust of India – ‎‎

Beijing, Dec 21 (PTI) Military-ruled Myanmar has given exclusive rights to Chinese oil conglomerate CNPC to build and operate a strategic crude oil pipeline …


Written by Lwin Aung Soe

December 22, 2009 at 6:30 am

Posted in Uncategorized

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