Thursday, June 14, 2012
Changes in Myanmar – the Minister’s perspective Changes in Myanmar – an amployers perspective Changes in Myanmar – a workers perspective Aung San Suu Kyi and the ILO The ILO’s role in Myanmar ILO’s Somavia wams of “vicious downward economic spiral” East Asia 2012 – A Conversation with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi East Asia 2012 – The Promise and Futurd of Myanmar East Asia 2012 – Press Conference with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi
Wednesday, 13 June 2012 12:44 S.H.A.N.
The 16 Shan CBOs that came out in force yesterday at the press
conference held in Chiangmai certainly have heard of King Canute
trying to stem the tide rising up to the shore, but that did little
to prevent them from calling out to the foreign investors rushing
into Burma to “immediately stop” their operations.
After a government order closed down a gold mine in Mandalay divison,
disgruntled employees are holding talks with representatives from
the company that secured the mine’s tender at a pagoda
in Yamethin district, where they’ve been confined since Monday.