UN, US Criticise Elections
- Myanmar: Country Conditions: Background. // Political Risk Yearbook: Myanmar Country Report;2004, p59
Presents information on Myanmar. Geography; Ethnic and racial divisions; Political parties; Foreign relations.
- MYANMAR: RISK SUMMARY. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jun2011, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p7
The article reports on the political , economic and business conditions in Burma including its request for chairmanship in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the government's massive sale of state-owned assets that resulted in shortage of money and the effort of the government...
- MYANMAR: RISK SUMMARY. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Feb2010, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p7
The article reports on the condition of the political, economic, and business environment in Myanmar for 2010.
- Corporate Junta. Guo, Jerry // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);11/22/2010 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 156 Issue 21, p5
The article offers information on the elections held in Burma in November 2010, which marked the country's transition from military to civilian rule. It is reported that a number of businesspeople have decided to enter the government, some of which where brought in an official capacity. It...
- Burma. // CIA World Fact Book;2016/2017, Vol. 53, p123
A country report for Burma is presented from the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, with topics including economic condition; political structure; and information on its transportation.
- SAME AS THE OLD BOSS IN BURMA. Guo, Jerry // Newsweek;11/8/2010, Vol. 156 Issue 19, p4
The article discusses the November 7, 2010 planned elections in Burma and states that since opposition candidates have not been allowed to participate and the privatization of state-run businesses is by associates of the military junta there will be little change in the political or economic...
- Sleepwalking to Sanctions, Again. Zakaria, Fareed // Newsweek;10/15/2007, Vol. 150 Issue 16, p34
The author opines on the Burmese government's crackdown on pro-democracy protests and how the U.S. and the European Union will react with foreign policy to this hard-line behavior. Political experts believe both will place more economic sanctions on Burma, causing its citizens to suffer....
- Country Risk Summary: MYANMAR. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Sep2004, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p7
The article provides various information related to Myanmar government and its economic condition. In June four small bombs exploded in Yangon over two days. No one has claimed responsibility for the attacks, but the government is pointing fingers at dissident groups based overseas. While...
- Myanmar: Country Forecast: Comment & Analysis. // Political Risk Yearbook: Myanmar Country Report;2004, p11
Analyzes the political and economic conditions in Myanmar as of January 2004. Tax reinstated on interest and commission from certain accounts; Relations with the International Monetary Fund