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By AOW On Monday, March 21st, 2016
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New Report: Decentralization of Natural Resource Management Key to Ending the Conflict and ‘Resource Curse’ in Myanmar

Press Release: EMBARGOED FOR MARCH 22, 2016 New Report: Decentralization of Natural Resource Management Key to Ending the Conflict and ‘Resource Curse’ in Myanmar In a report launched today, Arakan Oil Watch More...

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By AOW On Monday, March 21st, 2016
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Report: Breaking The Curse

Download English Version:Breaking the Curse – Eng Download Burmese Version: Breaking the Curse- Bur  More...

Myanmar's President Thein Sein attends a session of the 21st ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) and East Asia summits in Phnom Penh November 18, 2012.    REUTERS/Samrang Pring (CAMBODIA - Tags: POLITICS)
By AOW On Saturday, March 12th, 2016
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Kachin groups appeal to next government on resources

Mismanagement of resources is deepening conflicts in northern Myanmar. That is the conclusion of an appeal by more than 60 civil society groups, political parties and religious organisations to the incoming National More...

The construction site for a pipeline, which will transport Myanmar's gas into China, is seen outside of the northeastern town of Pyin Oo Lwin January 23, 2012. Picture taken January 23, 2012. To match Insight MYANMAR-CHINA/ 
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By AOW On Friday, January 22nd, 2016
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Watchdog Claims Compensation Scheme for Dual Pipelines Plagued by Graft

The construction site for a pipeline, which will transport Myanmar’s gas into China, is seen outside of the northeastern town of Pyin Oo Lwin January 23, 2012. Picture taken January 23, 2012. To match Insight More...

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By AOW On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016
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MPRL finds gas through Shwe Yee Htun -1 well, offshore A-6

British Virgin Islands- registered MPRL E&P company announced a discovery of gas in Shwe Yee Htun – 1 well in block A-6 where MPRL and Australia’s Woodside is operating the offshore ground. The approximate More...

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By AOW On Tuesday, January 5th, 2016
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Australian oil firm finds gas off Myanmar coast

SYDNEY — Woodside Petroleum discovered natural gas off the coast of Myanmar, a positive sign for global energy companies including BG Group and Total SA that are exploring in the once-isolated southeast Asian More...

View of Total headquarters outside Paris, Wednesday March 11, 2009. French oil giant Total SA said Tuesday March 11, 2009 it plans to cut 555 jobs from its refining and petrochemical operations in France over the next three years as it adapts production to falling oil consumption. Some unions have criticized the job losses because they come at the same time as Total has reported record profits. (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon)/FRANCE_TOTAL_JOBS_XPAR102/0903111420
By AOW On Friday, December 18th, 2015
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Total invests US$800 million in LCB Ruby Project to maintain Yadana natural gas project beyond 2020

The LCB Ruby Project, located beside the Yadana natural gas project site, aims to produce natural gas when the Yadana project expires. The France-based Total Co is implementing three new gas projects, with as much More...

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By AOW On Tuesday, December 15th, 2015
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BG, Woodside to Start 3D Surveys Offshore Myanmar

BG Group and Woodside Energy are expected to commence 3D seismic surveys offshore Myanmar. According to Myanmar Times, BG will undertake 3D seismic surveys in blocks A-4 and AD-2 in the Rakhine basin off the western More...

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By AOW On Saturday, November 28th, 2015
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Controversial mining bill submitted to parliament for a third time

A Divisive bill that could open Myanmar’s lucrative mining sector further to foreign investment has been submitted for the third time to the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw for approval. A woman walks along a bank at Heinda More...

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By AOW On Wednesday, November 11th, 2015
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Oil giants launch Myanmar exploration

International oil companies are kicking off exploration activities in Myanmar offshore, after completing environmental and social impact assessment surveys. Global oil giants are beginning to launch 2D and 3D seismic More...