TITLE

MYANMAR

PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Nov2004, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on political and economic conditions in Burma. Burma's National Convention, which is to draft a new constitution ahead of eventual elections, is expected to reconvene in November. The EU has voted in favour of maintaining its opposition to multilateral institutions such as the IMF and the World Bank lending to military-ruled Burma. The EU announced fresh sanctions against Burma, including a ban on EU-registered companies investing in state firms. The government's National Convention, which is tasked with drafting a new constitution, is expected to reconvene in November.
ACCESSION #
14836938

 

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