Myanmar Launches Charm Offensive
- ASEAN and Political Change in Myanmar: Towards a Regional Initiative? HAACKE, J�RGEN // Contemporary Southeast Asia: A Journal of International & Strate;Dec2008, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p351
ASEAN states have favoured diplomacy and peer pressure in order to sway Myanmar's military regime to release Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and other political detainees and to promote national reconciliation. So far, ASEAN's combined efforts have not been very successful, although the generals are moving...
- THE POET AS TOWN-CRIER IN A NATION IN CONFLICT: OKIGBO'S AND OJAIDE'S POETRY. AITO, OFURE O. M. // Brno Studies in English;2014, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p5
The postmodern/contemporary society is besieged by issues of difference in ideology, personality, sexuality, ethnicity, economy, socialisation, identity, culture, religion and many more. These issues often result into intolerance, terrorism and conflicts. The roots of these issues of difference...
- Nothing in a name. // Christian Science Monitor;4/28/98, Vol. 90 Issue 106, p12
Contends that the change of name for the Burmese government from the State Law and Order Council to the State Peace and Development Council is a semantic change only, as the government's actions have not changed. Repression of democracy advocates like Aung San Suu Kyi; Why progress in Burma, or...
- Operators refuse to drop Burma ranges. // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;7/14/2003, Issue 2572, p3
Reports that travel operators featuring Burma have defied government pressure to withdraw from the country. Imprisonment of democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
- Political Conditions. // Burma (Myanmar) Country Review;2009, p10
The article provides an overview of the political conditions and developments in Burma from 1980-2008.
- Government Structure. // Burma (Myanmar) Country Review;2009, p61
The article provides an overview of Burma's structure of government as of 2009 with emphasis on its executive branch, cabinet system, and elections.
- POLITICAL OVERVIEW. // Myanmar Country Review;2007, p7
This article presents information on the political conditions in Myanmar.
- Government Functions. // Burma (Myanmar) Country Review;2010, p60
The article offers information on the government functions of Burma such as the governing power of the nation was vested in the People's Assembly or Pyithu Hluttaw, the creation of the State Law and Order Restoration Council (SLORC), and the encouragement for new political parties to participate...
- The National Reconciliation Process in Myanmar. Maung Aung Myoe // Contemporary Southeast Asia: A Journal of International & Strate;Aug2002, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p371
With the release of Aung San Suu Kyi from house arrest in May 2002, hopes have been revived for an end to the political deadlock in Myanmar which has prevailed since the early 1990s. Both the ruling State Peace and Development Council (SPDC) and Aung San Suu Kyi have claimed that they have...