Smoke billows from an industrial zone in Yangon amid attacks on Chinese-run factories. Photo: AP
Smoke billows from an industrial zone in Yangon amid attacks on Chinese-run factories. Photo: AP
Asean

As Chinese garment investments unravel, is Beijing’s policy on Myanmar made to measure?

  • Torching of Chinese-funded factories in post-coup unrest highlights Beijing’s delicate position as it encourages all parties to seek political settlement
  • But with attempts to mediate thwarted and regional impact feared, some Chinese scholars debate whether Beijing should intervene to protect its own interests

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Smoke billows from an industrial zone in Yangon amid attacks on Chinese-run factories. Photo: AP
Smoke billows from an industrial zone in Yangon amid attacks on Chinese-run factories. Photo: AP
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