Myanmar: Long-Term Potential Constrained

December 2007
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Dec2007, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p7
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The article reports on the current economic condition of Burma. Following a series of civil protests, the country has been suffering from severe mismanagement at the hands of its governing office, the State Peace and Development Council (SPDC), which led to its economic problems. The recent protests were set off due to the fuel price hikes of several hundred percent regulated last August 2007 which aggravated the already strained living conditions of the country's citizens.


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