Smoke and flames rise from Chinese-owned factories in Hlaingthaya township on the outskirts of Yangon on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE Smoke and flames rise from Chinese-owned factories in Hlaingthaya township on the outskirts of Yangon on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Smoke and flames rise from Chinese-owned factories in Hlaingthaya township on the outskirts of Yangon on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Myanmar

China has factories secured against vandalism in Myanmar but how can it protect itself from anti-China sentiment?

  • 32 Chinese-invested factories in Yangon were damaged, two Chinese workers were wounded and property damage amounted to US$37.8 million: state media
  • Beijing is right to be cautious about anti-Chinese sentiment which could extend beyond Myanmar, says academic

Topic |   Myanmar
Smoke and flames rise from Chinese-owned factories in Hlaingthaya township on the outskirts of Yangon on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE Smoke and flames rise from Chinese-owned factories in Hlaingthaya township on the outskirts of Yangon on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Smoke and flames rise from Chinese-owned factories in Hlaingthaya township on the outskirts of Yangon on Monday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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