June 10, 2013: India will push for greater participation in the abundant oil and gas sector in Myanmar, so far dominated by China, with majors like ONGC Videsh Ltd and Oil India Ltd already in the race for on-shore blocks in the country.
June 8, 2013: Setting a bilateral trade target of USD 3 billion, India and Myanmar on Thursday discussed ways to enhance economic cooperation in sectors like textiles, infrastructure, oil and gas.
June 7, 2013: After two years of war and displacement in northern Burma’s Kachin state, more people are being trafficked along the Sino-Burmese border, according to a report published by the Kachin Women’s Association-Thailand (KWAT) on Wednesday.
June 7, 2013: India has scrapped two controversial hydropower projects in Burma following talks with Naypyidaw largely due to local opposition and environmental concerns.
June 4, 2013: Activists protesting against the Letpadaung copper mine in Sagaing Division have condemned the sentencing of three detained demonstrators, accusing the judiciary of a lack of transparency and failing to provide the defendants with due process of law.