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Deepika
National News Detailof office in March by the new government. Sripriya Ranganathan, Joint Secretar
National News Detail
Deepika / Posted 12 hours ago
of office in March by the new government. Sripriya Ranganathan, Joint Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs, said Myanmar government has conveyed that Suu Kyi will be coming to India later this year to attend a conclave of regional... Read more
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The Economic Times
Myanmar President U Htin Kyaw on four-day India visit from tomorrowof office in March by the new government. Sripriya Ranganathan, Joint Secretar
Myanmar President U Htin Kyaw on four-day India visit from tomorrow
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
of office in March by the new government. Sripriya Ranganathan, Joint Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs, said Myanmar government has conveyed that Suu Kyi will be coming to India later this year to attend a conclave of regional... Read more
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New Kerala
Myanmar's armed groups to join Panglong conference - newkerala.com #109907also Chairperson of the UPDJC, called for mutual trust and unity to successfull
Myanmar's armed groups to join Panglong conference - newkerala.com #109907
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
also Chairperson of the UPDJC, called for mutual trust and unity to successfully hold the Panglong conference. The former Myanmar government and eight ethnic armed groups out of 15 signed the NCA on October 15, 2015, leaving seven other armed... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Earthquake strikes Myanmar, damaging famed Bagan temples, police sayBuddhist temples in the ancient city of Bagan. Key points: The quake hit the
Earthquake strikes Myanmar, damaging famed Bagan temples, police say
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Buddhist temples in the ancient city of Bagan. Key points: The quake hit the town of Chauk, southwest of Mandalay, the Myanmar Government said, with tremors felt as far away as Bangkok, where witnesses reported high-rise buildings swaying, and... Read more
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CNBC
Powerful earthquake strikes central Myanmar, rattles regionbuildings across the Southeast Asian nation and the region. The quake hit the
Powerful earthquake strikes central Myanmar, rattles region
CNBC / Posted 3 days ago
buildings across the Southeast Asian nation and the region. The quake hit the town of Chauk, southwest of Mandalay, the Myanmar government said, with tremors felt as far away as Bangkok, where witnesses reported high rise buildings swaying, and... Read more
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Business Insider
Powerful earthquake rocks central Myanmarbuildings across the Southeast Asian nation and the region. The quake hit the
Powerful earthquake rocks central Myanmar
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
buildings across the Southeast Asian nation and the region. The quake hit the town of Chauk, southwest of Mandalay, the Myanmar government said, with tremors felt as far away as Bangkok, where witnesses reported high rise buildings swaying, and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Myanmar names Kofi Annan to head panel on Rohingya Muslimsits first meeting on Sept. 5 in Yangon, Myanmar's biggest city, and submit its
Myanmar names Kofi Annan to head panel on Rohingya Muslims
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
its first meeting on Sept. 5 in Yangon, Myanmar's biggest city, and submit its final report and recommendations to the Myanmar government in the second half of 2017. The commission will comprise three international and six national... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Powerful earthquake shakes central Myanmarbuildings across the Southeast Asian nation and the region. The quake hit the
Powerful earthquake shakes central Myanmar
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
buildings across the Southeast Asian nation and the region. The quake hit the town of Chauk, southwest of Mandalay, the Myanmar government said, with tremors felt as far away as Bangkok, where witnesses reported high rise buildings swaying, and... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Burma: Former UN Sec Gen Kofi Annan to help govt resolve Rohingya issueFORMER U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan has been tasked with heading an adviso
Burma: Former UN Sec Gen Kofi Annan to help govt resolve Rohingya issue
Asian Correspondent / Posted 3 days ago
FORMER U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan has been tasked with heading an advisory panel set up by Burma’s (Myanmar) government to find “lasting solutions” to the conflict in Rakhine state. A statement by the office of de-facto leader Aung San Suu... Read more
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International Business Times
UN chief Kofi Annan to head Myanmar commission for minority Rohingya Muslimshad allegedly burnt down a mosque in the north of Myanmar as it was reportedly
UN chief Kofi Annan to head Myanmar commission for minority Rohingya Muslims
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
had allegedly burnt down a mosque in the north of Myanmar as it was reportedly built near a Buddhist pagoda. "The Myanmar government wants to find a sustainable solution on the complicated issues in Rakhine State, that's why it has formed... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar's Suu Kyi picks ex-UN head Annan to lead Rakhine State teamhave fled persecution and poverty in an exodus by boat to neighbouring South an
Myanmar's Suu Kyi picks ex-UN head Annan to lead Rakhine State team
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
have fled persecution and poverty in an exodus by boat to neighbouring South and Southeast Asian countries. "The Myanmar government wants to find a sustainable solution on the complicated issues in Rakhine State, that's why it has formed... Read more
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dna
Myanmar: Aung Suu Kyi picks former UN chief Kofi Annan to lead Rakhine State bodyThousands have fled persecution and poverty in an exodus by boat to neighbourin
Myanmar: Aung Suu Kyi picks former UN chief Kofi Annan to lead Rakhine State body
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Thousands have fled persecution and poverty in an exodus by boat to neighbouring South and Southeast Asian countries. "The Myanmar government wants to find a sustainable solution on the complicated issues in Rakhine State, that's why it has formed... Read more
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New Kerala
Myanmar to set up advisory commission on Rakhines - newkerala.com #109163Nay Payi Daw, Aug 24 : The Myanmar government will establish an advisory commis
Myanmar to set up advisory commission on Rakhines - newkerala.com #109163
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Nay Payi Daw, Aug 24 : The Myanmar government will establish an advisory commission on the Rakhine state to resolve the protracted regional issue, an official statement said said on Wednesday. The ministry will sign a MoU with former UN Secretary... Read more
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Reuters
Myanmar's Suu Kyi picks former U.N. head Annan to lead Rakhine State bodyhave fled persecution and poverty in an exodus by boat to neighboring South and
Myanmar's Suu Kyi picks former U.N. head Annan to lead Rakhine State body
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
have fled persecution and poverty in an exodus by boat to neighboring South and Southeast Asian countries. "The Myanmar government wants to find a sustainable solution on the complicated issues in Rakhine State, that's why it has formed... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar's Suu Kyi picks former UN head Annan to lead Rakhine State bodyhave fled persecution and poverty in an exodus by boat to neighbouring South an
Myanmar's Suu Kyi picks former UN head Annan to lead Rakhine State body
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
have fled persecution and poverty in an exodus by boat to neighbouring South and Southeast Asian countries. "The Myanmar government wants to find a sustainable solution on the complicated issues in Rakhine State, that's why it has formed... Read more
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New Kerala
UN chief likely to address Myanmar's Panglong conference - newkerala.com #108626armed groups and political parties, called for mutual trust and unity to succes
UN chief likely to address Myanmar's Panglong conference - newkerala.com #108626
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
armed groups and political parties, called for mutual trust and unity to successfully hold the conference. The former Myanmar government and eight ethnic armed groups out of 15 signed the NCA in October last year, while seven other armed... Read more
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dna
Sushma Swaraj meets Myanmar President, takes up issue of cross-border activitiestook office," sources said of Swaraj's meetings with the leaders here. Swaraj
Sushma Swaraj meets Myanmar President, takes up issue of cross-border activities
dna / Posted 5 days ago
took office," sources said of Swaraj's meetings with the leaders here. Swaraj expressed "fullest support" to the new Myanmar government in its efforts to meet its developmental goals. Suu Kyi also briefed Swaraj on the preparations for the... Read more
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New Kerala
Myanmar armed groups raise proposal for joining ceasefire - newkerala.com #107801called for mutual trust and unity to successfully hold the upcoming 21st Centur
Myanmar armed groups raise proposal for joining ceasefire - newkerala.com #107801
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
called for mutual trust and unity to successfully hold the upcoming 21st Century Panglong Ethnic Conference. The former Myanmar government and eight ethnic armed groups out of 15 signed the NCA on October 15, 2015, leaving seven other armed... Read more
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The Columbian
China, Myanmar vow closer ties as Suu Kyi visits Beijingin a joint statement that they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues
China, Myanmar vow closer ties as Suu Kyi visits Beijing
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
in a joint statement that they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues along the border, where fighting between Myanmar government forces and rebels have occasionally spilled over. There was no mention of progress, however, on a stalled... Read more
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Japan Today
China, Myanmar vow closer ties as Suu Kyi visits Beijing ‹ Japan Todayin a joint statement that they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues
China, Myanmar vow closer ties as Suu Kyi visits Beijing ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 6 days ago
in a joint statement that they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues along the border, where fighting between Myanmar government forces and rebels have occasionally spilled over. There was no mention of progress, however, on a stalled... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
China, Myanmar vow closer ties as Suu Kyi visits Beijingin a joint statement that they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues
China, Myanmar vow closer ties as Suu Kyi visits Beijing
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
in a joint statement that they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues along the border, where fighting between Myanmar government forces and rebels have occasionally spilled over. There was no mention of progress, however, on a stalled... Read more
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New Kerala
Suu Kyi says peace top aim in Myanmar - newkerala.com #107702Suu Kyi said. Ethnic armed groups have existed in Myanmar since the country ga
Suu Kyi says peace top aim in Myanmar - newkerala.com #107702
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Suu Kyi said. Ethnic armed groups have existed in Myanmar since the country gained independence in January 1948. The Myanmar government started ceasefire talks with several armed groups in November 2013, and a nationwide ceasefire accord... Read more
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New Kerala
President Xi vows to promote China's 'strategic cooperative partnership' with Myanmar - newkerala.com #107657solution to the suspended Myitsone Dam project. Jointly funded by China and My
President Xi vows to promote China's 'strategic cooperative partnership' with Myanmar - newkerala.com #107657
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
solution to the suspended Myitsone Dam project. Jointly funded by China and Myanmar, the project was suspended by the Myanmar government in 2011. Suu Kyi had yesterday said that Myanmar believes that China, as a good neighbor, will do... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
China, Myanmar vow closer ties as Suu Kyi visits Beijingin a joint statement that they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues
China, Myanmar vow closer ties as Suu Kyi visits Beijing
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
in a joint statement that they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues along the border, where fighting between Myanmar government forces and rebels have occasionally spilled over. There was no mention of progress, however, on a stalled... Read more
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FOX News
China, Myanmar vow closer ties after Suu Kyi visits Beijingsaid in a joint statement they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues
China, Myanmar vow closer ties after Suu Kyi visits Beijing
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
said in a joint statement they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues along the border, where fighting between Myanmar government forces and rebels have occasionally spilled over. There was no mention of progress, however, on a stalled... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
China, Myanmar vow closer ties after Suu Kyi visits Beijingsaid in a joint statement they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues
China, Myanmar vow closer ties after Suu Kyi visits Beijing
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
said in a joint statement they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues along the border, where fighting between Myanmar government forces and rebels have occasionally spilled over. There was no mention of progress, however, on a stalled... Read more
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Daily Herald
China, Myanmar vow closer ties after Suu Kyi visits Beijingsaid in a joint statement they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues
China, Myanmar vow closer ties after Suu Kyi visits Beijing
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
said in a joint statement they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues along the border, where fighting between Myanmar government forces and rebels have occasionally spilled over. There was no mention of progress, however, on a stalled... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
China, Myanmar vow closer ties after Suu Kyi visits Beijingsaid in a joint statement they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues
China, Myanmar vow closer ties after Suu Kyi visits Beijing
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
said in a joint statement they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues along the border, where fighting between Myanmar government forces and rebels have occasionally spilled over. There was no mention of progress, however, on a stalled... Read more
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Salon.com
China, Myanmar vow closer ties after Suu Kyi visits Beijingsaid in a joint statement they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues
China, Myanmar vow closer ties after Suu Kyi visits Beijing
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
said in a joint statement they would strengthen trade and cooperation on issues along the border, where fighting between Myanmar government forces and rebels have occasionally spilled over. There was no mention of progress, however, on a stalled... Read more
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DW
Suu Kyi seeks 'right balance' in Myanmar's ties with China and the West |projects. How are they affecting the bilateral partnership? These issues are a
Suu Kyi seeks 'right balance' in Myanmar's ties with China and the West |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
projects. How are they affecting the bilateral partnership? These issues are all legacies from earlier years. The Myanmar government has stopped a number of projects that were underway. But there's still interest on the part of the Chinese... Read more
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The Manila Times
Myanmar’s Suu Kyi in China with dam project on agendatroubled joint-border. Suu Kyi’s first major foreign trip since her administra
Myanmar’s Suu Kyi in China with dam project on agenda
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
troubled joint-border. Suu Kyi’s first major foreign trip since her administration took power in March showed “the Myanmar government and you yourself pay great attention to China-Myanmar ties”, Li Keqiang said at the start of talks in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China's Xi says wants to ensurepushing for work to restart on the dam, which under the original plans would ha
China's Xi says wants to ensure
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
pushing for work to restart on the dam, which under the original plans would have sent 90 percent of its power to China. A Myanmar government commission reviewing the project, and other proposed hydro-power dams, is expected to report by Nov.... Read more
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dna
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi assures China of solution to stalled damKeqiang that Li had said China hopes Myanmar can come up with an appropriate re
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi assures China of solution to stalled dam
dna / Posted 8 days ago
Keqiang that Li had said China hopes Myanmar can come up with an appropriate resolution. "Aung San Suu Kyi said that the Myanmar government has already set up an investigation committee to look for an appropriate resolution to the Myitsone dam... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
China woos Suu Kyi with red-carpet welcomePrize laureate will visit the US next month at the invitation of President Bara
China woos Suu Kyi with red-carpet welcome
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
Prize laureate will visit the US next month at the invitation of President Barack Obama. Prioritising China shows "the Myanmar government and yourself highly value relations" with their northern neighbour, Li said during a reception at the... Read more
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The Hindu
China, Myanmar jostle over Myitsone project during Suu Kyi’s visitKyi and Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang. A senior Chinese official briefing
China, Myanmar jostle over Myitsone project during Suu Kyi’s visit
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
Kyi and Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang. A senior Chinese official briefing the media after the talks signaled that the Myanmar government was reconsidering its position on the $3.6-billion project, and hoped to arrive at a resolution that... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Suu Kyi in China with dam project on agendatroubled joint-border. Suu Kyi's first major foreign trip since her administra
Suu Kyi in China with dam project on agenda
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
troubled joint-border. Suu Kyi's first major foreign trip since her administration took power in March showed "the Myanmar government and you yourself pay great attention to China-Myanmar ties", Li Keqiang said at the start of talks in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Suspended dam project dominates Suu Kyi's first China visitsuspending the dam at the time, she is now facing pressure to resume the projec
Suspended dam project dominates Suu Kyi's first China visit
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
suspending the dam at the time, she is now facing pressure to resume the project. "Aung San Suu Kyi said that the Myanmar Government has already set up an investigation committee to look for an appropriate resolution to the Myitsone dam... Read more
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Orange County Register
Massive dam project at center of China-Myanmar talksfact that a strong China-Myanmar partnership is important for both sides, it is
Massive dam project at center of China-Myanmar talks
Orange County Register / Posted 9 days ago
fact that a strong China-Myanmar partnership is important for both sides, it is welcome that Suu Kyi, a key figure in the Myanmar government and the leader of the ruling party, plays a greater role in helping secure a healthy Myanmar-China... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar's Suu Kyi assures China of solution to stalled damKeqiang that Li had said China hopes Myanmar can come up with an appropriate re
Myanmar's Suu Kyi assures China of solution to stalled dam
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
Keqiang that Li had said China hopes Myanmar can come up with an appropriate resolution. "Aung San Suu Kyi said that the Myanmar government has already set up an investigation committee to look for an appropriate resolution to the Myitsone dam... Read more
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dna
Myanmar's Suu Kyi meets China PM, due to sign deals on hospitals, bridgebeen pushing for work to restart on the dam, which under the original plans wou
Myanmar's Suu Kyi meets China PM, due to sign deals on hospitals, bridge
dna / Posted 9 days ago
been pushing for work to restart on the dam, which under the original plans would have sent 90% of its power to China. A Myanmar government commission reviewing the project - as well as other proposed hydropower dams, including several on the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Massive dam project at center of China-Myanmar talksfact that a strong China-Myanmar partnership is important for both sides, it is
Massive dam project at center of China-Myanmar talks
Hawaii News Now / Posted 9 days ago
fact that a strong China-Myanmar partnership is important for both sides, it is welcome that Suu Kyi, a key figure in the Myanmar government and the leader of the ruling party, plays a greater role in helping secure a healthy Myanmar-China... Read more
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Daily Herald
Massive dam project at center of China-Myanmar talksfact that a strong China-Myanmar partnership is important for both sides, it is
Massive dam project at center of China-Myanmar talks
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
fact that a strong China-Myanmar partnership is important for both sides, it is welcome that Suu Kyi, a key figure in the Myanmar government and the leader of the ruling party, plays a greater role in helping secure a healthy Myanmar-China... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Massive dam project at center of China-Myanmar talksfact that a strong China-Myanmar partnership is important for both sides, it is
Massive dam project at center of China-Myanmar talks
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
fact that a strong China-Myanmar partnership is important for both sides, it is welcome that Suu Kyi, a key figure in the Myanmar government and the leader of the ruling party, plays a greater role in helping secure a healthy Myanmar-China... Read more
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Swissinfo
Myanmar's Suu Kyi meets China PM, due to sign deals on hospitals, bridgepushing for work to restart on the dam, which under the original plans would ha
Myanmar's Suu Kyi meets China PM, due to sign deals on hospitals, bridge
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
pushing for work to restart on the dam, which under the original plans would have sent 90 percent of its power to China. A Myanmar government commission reviewing the project - as well as other proposed hydropower dams, including several on the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Massive dam project at center of China-Myanmar talksfact that a strong China-Myanmar partnership is important for both sides, it is
Massive dam project at center of China-Myanmar talks
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 9 days ago
fact that a strong China-Myanmar partnership is important for both sides, it is welcome that Suu Kyi, a key figure in the Myanmar government and the leader of the ruling party, plays a greater role in helping secure a healthy Myanmar-China... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar's Suu Kyi to ink deals on two hospitals, bridge during China trippushing for work to restart on the dam, which under the original plans would ha
Myanmar's Suu Kyi to ink deals on two hospitals, bridge during China trip
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
pushing for work to restart on the dam, which under the original plans would have sent 90 percent of its power to China. A Myanmar government commission reviewing the project - as well as other proposed hydropower dams, including several on the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Myanmar's Suu Kyi to ink deals on two hospitals, bridge during China trippushing for work to restart on the dam, which under the original plans would ha
Myanmar's Suu Kyi to ink deals on two hospitals, bridge during China trip
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
pushing for work to restart on the dam, which under the original plans would have sent 90 percent of its power to China. A Myanmar government commission reviewing the project - as well as other proposed hydropower dams, including several on the... Read more
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Reuters
Myanmar's Suu Kyi to ink deals on two hospitals, bridge during China trippushing for work to restart on the dam, which under the original plans would ha
Myanmar's Suu Kyi to ink deals on two hospitals, bridge during China trip
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
pushing for work to restart on the dam, which under the original plans would have sent 90 percent of its power to China. A Myanmar government commission reviewing the project - as well as other proposed hydropower dams, including several on the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Massive dam project at center of China-Myanmar talksfact that a strong China-Myanmar partnership is important for both sides, it is
Massive dam project at center of China-Myanmar talks
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
fact that a strong China-Myanmar partnership is important for both sides, it is welcome that Suu Kyi, a key figure in the Myanmar government and the leader of the ruling party, plays a greater role in helping secure a healthy Myanmar-China... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Massive dam project at center of China-Myanmar talksfact that a strong China-Myanmar partnership is important for both sides, it is
Massive dam project at center of China-Myanmar talks
Lake Placid News / Posted 9 days ago
fact that a strong China-Myanmar partnership is important for both sides, it is welcome that Suu Kyi, a key figure in the Myanmar government and the leader of the ruling party, plays a greater role in helping secure a healthy Myanmar-China... Read more
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