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  1. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    US to ease import ban on Myanmar, Clinton tells Thein Sein

    Posted Sep 27th 2012, 08:22am by Reuters in New York

    ... Reuters in New York US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton told Myanmar President Thein Sein on Wednesday that the United States would take steps to ease the US ban on imports from ... to requests from both the government and the opposition, the United States is taking the next step in normalising our commercial relationship,” Clinton told Thein Sein in a meeting on the sidelines ...

  2. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar's reforms may be running out of steam

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 06:06am by WASHINGTON POST

    ... Myanmar's leadership. "We have a moral obligation despite the political benefits" of improving ties, said congressman Joseph Crowley, who has introduced a bill to link additional US aid ... prospects for progress were better than at any time in a generation" former secretary of state Hillary Rodham Clinton wrote in her recent memoir Hard Choices, which devotes a chapter ...

  3. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar frees 69 political prisoners

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 03:45pm by AFP

    ... to the country. He also met former US president Bill Clinton, who is in Myanmar on behalf of his foundation, while former British prime minister Tony Blair is also in the country. Thein Sein has won ...

  4. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Cyclone 'could delay' Myanmar president's landmark state visit to US

    Posted May 16th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... then secretary of state Hillary Clinton. The former junta premier surprised even many sceptics by launching a range of reforms after taking office in 2011 in the wake of controversial elections, freeing ...

  5. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar says president to make official US visit

    Posted May 14th 2013, 01:58pm by Associated Press in Yangon

    ... Chamber of Commerce will host a dinner for the Myanmar leader in Washington next Monday night Thein Sein visited New York last September and met with then-US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ...

  6. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Ex-general from Myanmar's junta considers Aung San Suu Kyi alliance

    Posted Jun 15th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... former secretary of state Hillary Rodham Clinton and lawmakers including House Democrats Nancy Pelosi and Joe Crowley, and Republican Senators Mitch McConnell and John McCain. Shwe Mann ...

  7. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    US lifts ban on most Myanmar imports

    Posted Nov 17th 2012, 04:39am by AFP

    ... and opposition icon Aung San Suu Kyi both supported the step to “further integrate their country into the global economy.” Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had pledged to normalize trade relations ...

  8. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    United States lifts sanctions as Congress hails Aung San Suu Kyi

    Posted Sep 21st 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the centrepiece of our democracy, as an elected member of your parliament," Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said. But Clinton said a different phase of Suu Kyi's work was just ...

  9. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Foreign firms win licences to provide mobile phone networks in Myanmar

    Posted Jun 28th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... was enacted. But the government body overseeing the tender said parliament had no authority to delay the process. The telecommunications bill is still making its way through parliament, ...

  10. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar president enacts foreign investment law

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 09:45pm by Agence France-Presse in Yangon

    ... Agence France-Presse in Yangon Myanmar’s reformist leader on Friday signed into law an eagerly awaited foreign investment bill aimed at reviving the country’s economy as it emerges from ... to their links to the generals thought to have opposed rapid change. “Investors are waiting for the bill to be approved. That’s why he signed it as soon as he could,” Zaw Htay, an official in President ...




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