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How Did Myanmar’s Reforms Change Its Relations With China?
March 14, 2017
How Did Myanmar’s Reforms Change Its Relations With China?
Public opinion in Myanmar has turned increasingly negative toward China.
How Did Myanmar’s Reforms Change Its Relations With China?
China Faces Tougher Laws in Myanmar
September 17, 2016
China Faces Tougher Laws in Myanmar
In the wake of the controversial Myitsone dam, Aung San Suu Kyi is demanding more from investors in high risk projects.
China Faces Tougher Laws in Myanmar
The Key to Jumpstarting Myanmar’s Economy: Electricity
August 11, 2016
The Key to Jumpstarting Myanmar’s Economy: Electricity
Accelerated investment in the power grid will produce quick economic dividends and attract foreign investment.
The Key to Jumpstarting Myanmar’s Economy: Electricity
China Dam ‘Political Suicide’ for Myanmar’s New Government: Activist
June 30, 2016
China Dam ‘Political Suicide’ for Myanmar’s New Government: Activist
Approval of controversial Myitsone Dam project seen as unlikely.
China Dam ‘Political Suicide’ for Myanmar’s New Government: Activist
Myanmar's Suu Kyi Hosts Chinese Foreign Minister
April 07, 2016
Myanmar's Suu Kyi Hosts Chinese Foreign Minister
China and Myanmar are trying to turn over a new leaf in their recently troubled relationship.
Myanmar's Suu Kyi Hosts Chinese Foreign Minister
Solving Myanmar's Myitsone Dam Conundrum
April 02, 2016
Solving Myanmar's Myitsone Dam Conundrum
Why scrapping the Myitsone dam project could be a big public relations win for both China and Myanmar.
Solving Myanmar's Myitsone Dam Conundrum
What Myanmar Should Do About the Myitsone Dam
March 31, 2016
What Myanmar Should Do About the Myitsone Dam
Cancelling and continuing the Chinese project both have consequences. Is there a third option?
What Myanmar Should Do About the Myitsone Dam
Chinese Infrastructure Investment Goes Abroad
August 06, 2015
Chinese Infrastructure Investment Goes Abroad
And as it does so, Chinese firms will need to adapt to some very different environments.
Chinese Infrastructure Investment Goes Abroad
Kachin and China’s Troubled Border
January 14, 2015
Kachin and China’s Troubled Border
The Kachin conflict is a thorn in China’s side as it tries to manage its relations with Myanmar.
Kachin and China’s Troubled Border
China’s Influence in Myanmar Facing Growing Scrutiny
January 07, 2015
China’s Influence in Myanmar Facing Growing Scrutiny
Beijing is still struggling to adapt to Myanmar’s new landscape.
China’s Influence in Myanmar Facing Growing Scrutiny
Myanmar’s Great Power Balancing Act
August 29, 2014
Myanmar’s Great Power Balancing Act
In balancing its relations with China and India, Myanmar is continuing a well-established practice.
Myanmar’s Great Power Balancing Act
Clinton’s Burma Verification Mission
December 01, 2011
Clinton’s Burma Verification Mission
As Hillary Clinton begins her historic trip to Burma, The Diplomat speaks with leading China analyst Elizabeth Economy about how Beijing sees things.
Clinton’s Burma Verification Mission
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