Tag: Burma

Medecins Sans Frontieres Ordered To Shut Down In Myanamar

Medecins Sans Frontieres Ordered To Shut Down In Myanamar

Medecins Sans Frontieres has been ordered to suspend operations in Myanmar, following alleged bias towards Rakhine’s Muslim Rohingya minority. The non-profit organization claims that the forced shutdown will deny healthcare to thousands of people in Myanmar. Medecins Sans Frontieres has been […]

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Burma Shows Flaws in China’s Sino-Centric Foreign Policy

China has been aggressively moving into developing countries across the world, but an inherent flaw in their strategy is slowly coming to light. China’s self-centered approach is alienating governments, activists, and organizations across the world. China is set to become […]

British American Tobacco Returns to Burma

British American Tobacco Returns to Burma

Despite the fact that British American Tobacco plc (LON:BATS) acquired CN Creative, a U.K.-based start-up which specializes in the development of ecigarettes, for an undisclosed sum last December, it was downgraded today to Sell today by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. […]

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Myanmar is a High Risk, High Reward Investment: McKinsey

Numerous companies around the world are considering expanding their operations in Myanmar. The resource rich country offers one of the last frontier economies in Asia and numerous unique investment opportunities. Now, McKinsey has found that the Burmese economy could quadruple […]