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US-China Trade War Seen as Boosting Vietnam Growth

Vietnam will enjoy the fastest economic growth in Southeast Asia in 2020, according to a new forecast from British multinational investment bank HSBC.

Vietnam has been a beneficiary of the China-U.S. trade war, enjoying a boost in services and exports …

Posted in Market January 12, 2020

Japan announces $5 million IDP aid program

The Japanese government announced in late December that it will launch an aid program to help internally displaced people (IDP) in Kachin State to return home, Nikkei Asian Review reported.

The Japanese program aims to assist people displaced by ethnic …

Posted in Market January 3, 2020

Shan Orgs Support Legal Action Against Burma at ICJ

Seventeen Shan civil society and community-based organizations spoke out this week in support of charges brought by Gambia against the Burmese state at the International Court of Justice (ICJ), where Burma is accused of committing genocide against the Rohingya Muslims …

Posted in Market December 31, 2019

STATE-SPONSORED GENOCIDE LAWSUIT: EAOs and the Gambia lawsuit in ICJ

The Gambia’s November 11 state-sponsored genocide lawsuit allegation in the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has caused havoc and cacophony in Myanmar political landscape.

It is all the more confusing for the general public and those not adequately informed, from …

Posted in Market December 31, 2019

STATE-SPONSORED GENOCIDE LAWSUIT: EAOs and the Gambia lawsuit in ICJ

The Gambia’s November 11 state-sponsored genocide lawsuit allegation in the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has caused havoc and cacophony in Myanmar political landscape.

It is all the more confusing for the general public and those not adequately informed, from …

Posted in Market December 31, 2019

Shan Orgs Support Legal Action Against Burma at ICJ

Seventeen Shan civil society and community-based organizations spoke out this week in support of charges brought by Gambia against the Burmese state at the International Court of Justice (ICJ), where Burma is accused of committing genocide against the Rohingya Muslims …

Posted in Market December 31, 2019