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World focus on Burma (23-12-2009)

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Russia to sell Myanmar 20 MiG fighters – paper

Reuters IndiaGuy Faulconbridge

ACT Appeal: Cyclone Nargis Rehabilitation, REVISION 3, Myanmar

Reuters AlertNetElisabeth Gouel
On 2 – 3 May 2008 a massive cyclone (Nargis) hit Myanmar (Burma) affecting the lives of approximately 24 million people in 115 townships, according to …
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Regime Would be Wise to Heed Stiglitz’s Words

The Irrawaddy News MagazineKyaw Zwa Moe
A previous visit to Burma by Hezyer was described by ESCAP as the “first step in a development partnership with the government of Myanmar (Burma) to discuss …
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Junta Tightens Media Censorship

The Irrawaddy News MagazineArkar Moe, Kyi Wai

Burmese read the newspapers on a street in Rangoon. (Photo: Getty Images) The stories are believed to have prompted the Myanmar [Burma] Medical Council, …

Marred by dense soundtrack

Channel News AsiaChristopher Toh

The “VJ” in “Burma VJ” doesn’t refer to those MTV hosts but to undercover video journalists …

‘I warned, Thaksin didn’t listen’: former Thai foreign minister

AsiaOne

“At the time, several countries had also imposed trade sanctions on Myanmar [Burma]. Initially, there was no reaction from PM Thaksin until Myanmar’s …

China to build oil pipeline from Burma

Radio AustraliaChristine Webster

China’s National Petroleum Corporation has received exclusive rights to build and operate a crude oil pipeline from Burma to China. …

CNPC gets pipeline exclusive

Pipelines International

China National Petroleum Company (CNPC) has received exclusive rights to build and operate the 771 km China – Myanmar crude oil pipeline, securing political …

Xi’s Asian tour enhances neighborliness, mutual trust

XinhuaMu Xuequan

22 (Xinhua) — Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping’s visits to Japan, South Korea, Myanmar and Cambodia consolidated friendly relations, enhanced mutual trust …

Marylander in a Burmese Jail: “Military Dog Confinement”

Maryland Morning with Sheilah Kast

We believe that the way to move forward for Burma and for our bilateral relations is to release all political prisoners, including Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, …

Burma travel boycott hypocritical and usless

Sydney Morning Herald

The Free Burma Coalition, comprised mainly of exiled Burmese, now fully supports tourism and travel to Myanmar, believing the benefits of contact to …

Just a form of words, says Stiglitz

The Hindu

Answering questions from The Hindu, at a session on his recent visit to Myanmar under the auspices of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for …

2009 Mixed Year for Human Rights

Voice of AmericaAdam Phillips

It was a mixed year for democracy activists with continued repression in Cuba, Myanmar [formerly Burma] and North Korea. 2009 also saw the rise of a massive …

China-Burma Pipeline Agreement Signed

OilVoice (press release)

… with the government of Myanmar, granting the state-back behemoth company exclusive rights to build and operate the new Burma-China oil pipeline. …

What’s in a name?

guardian.co.uk

But since Cambodia and Burma were renamed by Kampuchia and Myanmar by genocidal crazies, I’m happy to ignore those names. He can call it Derek for all I …

Barack and Hillary have double standards on Ethiopia.

Nazret.com (blog) – 

They claim that there are no free and fair elections in Burma, if she is not released and can participate/compete. So what about all the ‘opposition …

CNPC, Myanmar sign oil pipeline agreement

Oil & Gas JournalEric Watkins

(CNPC) has signed an agreement with Myanmar’s ministry of energy for exclusive rights to construct and operate the proposed Myanmar-to-China crude oil …

Thief swipes bikes from two teens

Langley AdvanceNewsHeather Colpitts

The Karen families had survived persecution in Myanmar (formerly Burma) and life as refugees before coming to Canada. The Karens are one of nine minority …

Chinese vice president back home from four-Asian-nation visits

XinhuaFang Yang

The nine-day visits had taken Xi to Japan, the Republic of Korea (ROK), Myanmar and Cambodia. Xi paid the visits as guest of the governments of Japan, …

Nobel Laureate points out flaws in Burmese economy

Mizzima.com

New Delhi (Mizzima) – The high cost of rural credit, low investment in education, and lack of participatory political process has dragged down Burma’s …

Burmese refugees spread holiday spirit with song

Buffalo NewsTom Buckham

“In Burma, they would be singing these songs in church this week,” said Nanda Sara, a Buddhist monk who fled his homeland, also known as Myanmar, …

US Message to Burma: ‘Engagement’ Must Bring Results

The Irrawaddy News MagazineWai Moe

… economic weapon if talks with Myanmar [Burma] fail to achieve democratic reform: pressuring banks to avoid doing business [with the Burmese regime. …

Chinese Vice President meets Cambodian King on relations

Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Dec. 22 (Xinhua) — Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping met Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni here on Tuesday to discuss bilateral relations. …

Stiglitz Suggests Another Stimulus Even Though It Hasn’t Worked Yet

Seeking Alpha (blog)Kevin Mulhern

Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz, professor at Columbia University, told the media in Singapore that the likelihood of the US economy sliding back into …


Junta Tightens Media Censorship

The Irrawaddy News MagazineArkar Moe, Kyi Wai‎55 minutes ago‎

Burmese read the newspapers on a street in Rangoon. (Photo: Getty Images) The stories are believed to have prompted the MyanmarBurma] Medical Council, … [

Marred by dense soundtrack

Channel News AsiaChristopher Toh‎1 hour ago‎

The “VJ” in “Burma VJ” doesn’t refer to those MTV hosts but to undercover video journalists …

‘I warned, Thaksin didn’t listen’: former Thai foreign minister

AsiaOne‎2 hours ago‎

“At the time, several countries had also imposed trade sanctions on MyanmarBurma]. Initially, there was no reaction from PM Thaksin until Myanmar’s … [

China to build oil pipeline from Burma

Radio AustraliaChristine Webster‎4 hours ago‎

China’s National Petroleum Corporation has received exclusive rights to build and operate a crude oil pipeline from Burma to China. …

CNPC gets pipeline exclusive

Pipelines International‎5 hours ago‎

China National Petroleum Company (CNPC) has received exclusive rights to build and operate the 771 km China – Myanmar crude oil pipeline, securing political …

Xi’s Asian tour enhances neighborliness, mutual trust

XinhuaMu Xuequan‎6 hours ago‎

22 (Xinhua) — Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping’s visits to Japan, South Korea, Myanmar…

and Cambodia consolidated friendly relations, enhanced mutual trust

Burma travel boycott hypocritical and usless

Sydney Morning Herald‎10 hours ago‎

The Free BurmaBurmese, now fully supports tourism and travel to Myanmar, believing the benefits of contact to …

Coalition, comprised mainly of exiled

Just a form of words, says Stiglitz

The Hindu‎10 hours ago‎

Answering questions from The Hindu, at a session on his recent visit to Myanmar under the auspices of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for …

2009 Mixed Year for Human Rights

Voice of AmericaAdam Phillips‎11 hours ago‎

It was a mixed year for democracy activists with continued repression in Cuba, MyanmarBurma] and North Korea. 2009 also saw the rise of a massive … [formerly

China-Burma Pipeline Agreement Signed

OilVoice (press release)‎12 hours ago‎

… with the government of Myanmar, granting the state-back behemoth company exclusive rights to build and operate the new Burma-China oil pipeline. …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

December 23, 2009 at 6:08 am

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