Thursday, April 05, 2012

Leaked document reveals Myitsone dam set to reopen

5 April 2012
A leaked government document has confirmed that the controversial 
Myitsone dam project in Kachin state is set to reopen just six months 
after Thein Sein pledged to halt operations during his presidency.

Leaked document says CPI “planning to restart” Myitsone dam project

4 April 2012
MYITKYINA, Burma — Environmental activists concerned that the 
controversial Myitsone dam project was never in fact halted say that 
a recently leaked document proves that construction is indeed moving 
ahead as previously planned.