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How West Will Arm Burma
April 21, 2012
How West Will Arm Burma
The West doesn’t need to lift an arms embargo to help arm Burma. Lifting investment restrictions will do the job.
How West Will Arm Burma
April 06, 2012
Burma’s Misguided Drug War
Keen to impress the West and get sanctions lifted, Burma is cracking down on opium production. But hundreds of thousands may be left in poverty.
Burma’s Misguided Drug War
Burma’s Election Revelations
April 06, 2012
Burma’s Election Revelations
Aung San Suu Kyi and her party were expected to do well. What’s surprising is that they were allowed to.
Burma’s Election Revelations
Burma’s Election Revelations
April 06, 2012
Burma’s Election Revelations
Aung San Suu Kyi and her party were expected to do well. What’s surprising is that they were allowed to.
Burma’s Election Revelations
ASEAN Beefs up Financial Security
April 04, 2012
ASEAN Beefs up Financial Security
Leaders at the ASEAN summit move to strengthen mechanisms to ensure regional financial security.
ASEAN Beefs up Financial Security
April 03, 2012
Can Burma's Military Let Go?
Despite the groundbreaking by-election in Burma at the weekend, don’t expect the Army to give much away.
Can Burma's Military Let Go?
Aung San Suu Kyi Sweeps to Win
April 01, 2012
Aung San Suu Kyi Sweeps to Win
Democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi and her National League for Democracy look to have scored key victories in by-elections in Burma on Sunday.
Aung San Suu Kyi Sweeps to Win
Burma: Asia’s Next Tiger Economy?
March 31, 2012
Burma: Asia’s Next Tiger Economy?
Burma is at a crossroads, politically and economically. Will it become Asia’s new economic tiger or remain isolated from the global economy?
Burma: Asia’s Next Tiger Economy?
March 31, 2012
Will ASEAN Tackle South China Sea?
Burma is likely to be the main talking point at next week’s ASEAN summit. But will they dare tackle China’s territorial claims?
Will ASEAN Tackle South China Sea?
Cambodia Readies for ASEAN
March 31, 2012
Cambodia Readies for ASEAN
Cambodia is preparing to hold the ASEAN summit next week. The South China Sea isn’t on the agenda.
Cambodia Readies for ASEAN
Burma’s Aung San Suu Kyi Fever
March 30, 2012
Burma’s Aung San Suu Kyi Fever
Burma’s democratic icon is expected to take a seat in parliament following this weekend’s by-election. But is the junta using her as a fig leaf?
Burma’s Aung San Suu Kyi Fever
Following Burma’s Money
March 29, 2012
Following Burma’s Money
Burma will introduce a managed floating exchange on Sunday. It’s a masterful political move by Thein Sein.
Following Burma’s Money
Following Burma’s Money
March 29, 2012
Following Burma’s Money
Burma will introduce a managed floating exchange on Sunday. It’s a masterful political move by Thein Sein.
Following Burma’s Money
Vietnam and Burma Get Cozy
March 29, 2012
Vietnam and Burma Get Cozy
Vietnam has increasingly been courting Burma. As Burma reforms, will it be a useful ally for countering China?
Vietnam and Burma Get Cozy
Burma’s Most Unenviable Politician
March 28, 2012
Burma’s Most Unenviable Politician
As Burma prepares for potentially groundbreaking by-elections on April 1, spare a thought for the man running against Aung San Suu Kyi.
Burma’s Most Unenviable Politician
Burma, Vietnam and Christianity
March 28, 2012
Burma, Vietnam and Christianity
Authoritarian Burma and Vietnam have plenty in common. An apparent mistrust of Christianity is one.
Burma, Vietnam and Christianity
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