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By AOW On Sunday, November 1st, 2015
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The corruption of Myanmar’s jade trade

New report identifies key players in the industry who have obtained $31bn worth of the precious gem over the last year. Jade is a major natural resource for Myanmar [Philip Heijmans/Al Jazeera] Yangon, Myanmar More...

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By AOW On Thursday, January 24th, 2013
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Daewoo in talks with Myanmar on oil, gas

The Myanmar unit of South Korean conglomerate Daewoo, Myanmar Daewoo Ltd, is in discussions with the Directorate of Investment and Company Administration to increase its investment in the country, DICA said. It More...

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By AOW On Thursday, January 24th, 2013
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Latest Photos from China-Burma oil and gas pipeline construction in Kauk Phyu Township of Arakan State, Burma – 2

      The implementation of China’s oil and gas pipeline project in Kyauk Phyu Township of Burma’s western Arakan state has damaged local people’s rice farms and property since the beginning More...

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By AOW On Thursday, January 24th, 2013
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Latest Photos from China-Burma oil and gas pipeline construction in Kauk Phyu Township of Arakan State, Burma .

      The implementation of China’s oil and gas pipeline project in Kyauk Phyu Township of Burma’s western Arakan state has damaged local people’s rice farms and property since the beginning More...

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By AOW On Thursday, January 17th, 2013
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Myanmar Invites Foreign Bids for Onshore Oil, Gas Blocks

Myanmar has invited foreign energy companies to bid for the right to explore 18 onshore oil and gas blocks, but most Western oil majors are expected to wait until the country’s bigger, more lucrative offshore More...

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By AOW On Tuesday, January 15th, 2013
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Myanmar-China pipeline construction under scrutiny

The major shareholders in the Myanmar-China oil and natural gas pipelines have promised to investigate complaints from non-government organisations over land acquisitions, environmental degradation and other issues 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 Monday, January 14th, 2013
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US senator pushes Myanmar’s oil and gas sector with Thein Sein

United States oil and gas companies are ready to begin making investments in Myanmar, Republican Senator Jim Inhofe declared last week following a meeting with President U Thein Sein in Nay Pyi Taw. Senator Inhofe, More...