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Archive for December 28th, 2009

World focus on Burma (28-12-2009)

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Opposition lauds UN resolution on Burma – ‎

“Myanmar [Burma] had voted against the “highly politicized and country-specific resolution”, rejected it and would not be bound by it,” UN’s report quoted a …

Games host Laos reaps tourism gold

Business Mirror – Jun Lomibao – ‎

… medal until 1999—Laos was a founding member of the Games in 1959 (December 12 to 17) with Burma, Malaya (Malaysia), Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. …

Expectations, Burma case derail FTA

Business Mirror – Estrella Torres – ‎

The EU has been negotiating only with seven members and excluded in particular Burma, renamed Myanmar by its military rulers, because it has not complied …

Rohingya Issue to be Focus of Talks

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Lawi Weng – ‎

Dhaka’s Daily Star reported on Monday that the Bangladesh government will ask Burma not to encroach on Bangladesh’s maritime boundary. …

Ethiopia: Birtukan, Invictus! (Unconquered)

Ethiopian Review – Alemayehu G. Mariam

In Burma (Myanmar), Aung San Suu Kyi has languished in prison for years, yet for every Burmese she stands as a shining beacon of hope and redemption. …

Thai natural gas demand seen at 5.14 bln cfd in 2015

Reuters UK – Khettiya Jittapong, Martin Petty

Thailand plans to import natural gas from offshore Blocks M9 and M11 in the Gulf of Martaban in Myanmar in 2013, it said. It was expected to supply an …

Trade in Mae Sot–Myawaddy border up 27 per cent – ‎

The first was that Thailand and Burma have agreed to resume trade relationship and investment by organizing the fifth Thai-Myanmar Joint Trade Committee, …

Burma and Bangladesh Meeting Tomorrow in Dhaka

Narinjara News – ‎

Foreign secretary-level consultations between Burma and Bangladesh will be held in Dhaka, Bangladesh, tomorrow. A three-member Burmese delegation led by …

Civil Society’s Role Beyond the Election

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Htet Aung – ‎

“Supporters of change in Burma should embrace strategic engagement with civil society and potentially reformist elements in the state bureaucracy and even …

Big brother focuses on stability in Burma – Brian McCartan – ‎

“Myanmar will, as always, and working hard with the Chinese, preserve the peace and stability of the border areas,” Burma’s leader Senior General Than Shwe …

Philip Hensher: Independence day for a land with no name

Independent – ‎

Sometimes it takes place for ideological reasons: Burma becomes Myanmar, though not with universal recognition; under the Khmer Rouge Cambodia became …

Influx of Burmese refugees to Fort Wayne drops

Chicago Tribune –

Burmese refugees have been fleeing Myanmar, also called Burma, for decades to escape its ruling military government. Since the 1990s, many have been sent to …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

December 28, 2009 at 7:31 am