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[https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/may/14/myanmar-economy-democracy-dictatorship-economic-crisis?utm_term=Autofeed&CMP=twt_gu&utm_medium&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1620992342](https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/may/14/myanmar-economy-democracy-dictatorship-economic-crisis?utm_term=Autofeed&CMP=twt_gu&utm_medium&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1620992342) Dictatorship must be resisted, but that’s _...Read More_
[https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/may/14/myanmar-economy-democracy-dictatorship-economic-crisis?utm_term=Autofeed&CMP=twt_gu&utm_medium&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1620992342](https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/may/14/myanmar-economy-democracy-dictatorship-economic-crisis?utm_term=Autofeed&CMP=twt_gu&utm_medium&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1620992342) Dictatorship must be resisted, but that’s _...Read More_
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Global oil giants TOTAL and Chevron have stopped paying taxes and dividends to the junta's MOGE.
Global oil giants TOTAL and Chevron have stopped paying taxes and dividends to the junta's MOGE.
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>"The technology gives the army the power to listen in on calls, view text messages & emails and track user location."
>"The technology gives the army the power to listen in on calls, view text messages & emails and track user location."
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Myanmar’s banking system has nearly collapsed following the Feb. 1 military coup, with the country’s Central Bank and private banks seeing fewer deposits made and more money being taken out in withdrawals.
Myanmar’s banking system has nearly collapsed following the Feb. 1 military coup, with the country’s Central Bank and private banks seeing fewer deposits made and more money being taken out in withdrawals.
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People line up outside a bank to withdraw cash, in Yangon.
People line up outside a bank to withdraw cash, in Yangon.
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>"The country’s people hold out hope for international help. None is coming."
>"The country’s people hold out hope for international help. None is coming."
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>"Investors are fleeing and businesses are teetering close to the financial edge as the junta’s crackdown worsens."
>"Investors are fleeing and businesses are teetering close to the financial edge as the junta’s crackdown worsens."
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The United States has already taken economic action against Burma's military leaders Doing business with Myanmar _...Read More_
The United States has already taken economic action against Burma's military leaders Doing business with Myanmar _...Read More_
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>"S&P Dow Jones Indices said it is removing India's Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd from its sustainability index due to the firm's business ties with Myanmar's military which is accused of human rights abuses after a coup _...Read More_
>"S&P Dow Jones Indices said it is removing India's Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd from its sustainability index due to the firm's business ties with Myanmar's military which is accused of human rights abuses after a coup _...Read More_
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India's largest private multi-port operator is building a $290 million port in Yangon on _...Read More_
India's largest private multi-port operator is building a $290 million port in Yangon on _...Read More_
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>"Washington is immediately putting on hold all U.S. engagement with Myanmar under the 2013 Trade and Investment Framework Agreement."
>"Washington is immediately putting on hold all U.S. engagement with Myanmar under the 2013 Trade and Investment Framework Agreement."
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Al Jazeera English: Follow the money: Myanmar coup puts pressure on army businesses.
Al Jazeera English: Follow the money: Myanmar coup puts pressure on army businesses.
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"US President Joe Biden's administration must not ignore how often American sanctions against other countries have worked to China’s advantage. In this light, the US must take a cautious and prudent approach on Myanmar."
"US President Joe Biden's administration must not ignore how often American sanctions against other countries have worked to China’s advantage. In this light, the US must take a cautious and prudent approach on Myanmar."
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I will never forget the time working for World bank as economy analyst, until the situation in 2017 were things start to fall apart again. >"This episode of Worldly discusses what happened in Myanmar and what potentially lies ahead."
I will never forget the time working for World bank as economy analyst, until the situation in 2017 were things start to fall apart again. >"This episode of Worldly discusses what happened in Myanmar and what potentially lies ahead."