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Does Democracy’s Toehold in Myanmar Outweigh the Lives of the Rohingya?
October 17, 2017
Does Democracy’s Toehold in Myanmar Outweigh the Lives of the Rohingya?
Putting pressure on Aung San Suu Kyi could endanger her bargain with the military, but a system that allows ethnic cleansing may not be worth saving.
Does Democracy’s Toehold in Myanmar Outweigh the Lives of the Rohingya?
What Is the Tatmadaw’s Plan for the Rohingya?
October 14, 2017
What Is the Tatmadaw’s Plan for the Rohingya?
Myanmar’s military has spent decades engineering a genocide.
What Is the Tatmadaw’s Plan for the Rohingya?
The Danger of Linking the Rohingya Crisis to Terrorism
October 13, 2017
The Danger of Linking the Rohingya Crisis to Terrorism
The perils of portraying the Rohingya crisis through securitized lens are quickly becoming apparent.
The Danger of Linking the Rohingya Crisis to Terrorism
5 Hidden Costs of the RCEP to People and Planet
October 12, 2017
5 Hidden Costs of the RCEP to People and Planet
Trade negotiators are meeting next week in South Korea to discuss the RCEP, which could impact billions of lives.
5 Hidden Costs of the RCEP to People and Planet
Rohingya Fleeing Myanmar Face Difficulties in Thailand
September 29, 2017
Rohingya Fleeing Myanmar Face Difficulties in Thailand
Thailand needs to take action to address its failure to offer protection to those most in need.
Rohingya Fleeing Myanmar Face Difficulties in Thailand
Economics and Democracy: Myanmar’s Myriad Challenges
September 27, 2017
Economics and Democracy: Myanmar’s Myriad Challenges
Nationalism and the crisis in Rakhine hide the economic roots of the NLD’s weakness.
Economics and Democracy: Myanmar’s Myriad Challenges
Pakistan’s Rohingya Hypocrisy
September 20, 2017
Pakistan’s Rohingya Hypocrisy
What tolerance can Pakistan expect in Myanmar for its Muslim minorities when it is unwilling to apply similar concepts itself?
Pakistan’s Rohingya Hypocrisy
Are the Rohingya Facing Genocide?
September 19, 2017
Are the Rohingya Facing Genocide?
A single word; the most heinous of crimes.
Are the Rohingya Facing Genocide?
Why Myanmar’s Insurance Market is the Next Big Thing
September 18, 2017
Why Myanmar’s Insurance Market is the Next Big Thing
The market remains closed to foreign insurers, but that is set to change.
Why Myanmar’s Insurance Market is the Next Big Thing
A Promising Trilateral: India-Myanmar-Thailand
September 14, 2017
A Promising Trilateral: India-Myanmar-Thailand
It's time to revive the free flow of people, capital and ideas around the Bay of Bengal.
A Promising Trilateral: India-Myanmar-Thailand
Rakhine Violence: Unraveling the Context and State Response
September 13, 2017
Rakhine Violence: Unraveling the Context and State Response
What led up to the recent spike in violence?
Rakhine Violence: Unraveling the Context and State Response
What is the Future of the Media in Myanmar?
September 11, 2017
What is the Future of the Media in Myanmar?
Myanmar’s media is making progress, “two steps forward, one step back.”
What is the Future of the Media in Myanmar?
The Rohingya: A People Without A Home
September 07, 2017
The Rohingya: A People Without A Home
More than 35 years since it began, the Rohingya crisis is long overdue for a solution.
The Rohingya: A People Without A Home
Maturing Myanmar: Is Business Still Confident?
August 28, 2017
Maturing Myanmar: Is Business Still Confident?
Early excitement has been dampened, but opportunities for optimism remain, despite many challenges.
Maturing Myanmar: Is Business Still Confident?
The Bumpy Relationship Between India and Myanmar
August 25, 2017
The Bumpy Relationship Between India and Myanmar
Delhi-Naypyidaw relations may fall short, but India has made progress in some areas.
The Bumpy Relationship Between India and Myanmar
Military Stranglehold Brings Misery to Myanmar’s Minorities
August 25, 2017
Military Stranglehold Brings Misery to Myanmar’s Minorities
“We need the Myanmar military to live peacefully with the ethnic communities. I don’t want them to torture us again.”
Military Stranglehold Brings Misery to Myanmar’s Minorities
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