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During a meeting with Burmese President Thein Sein, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Japan will lend Burma US$285 million for development projects.
The 12th India- ASEAN summit was held on 12 November between heads of state and government ministers, including India’s PM Narendra Modi and ASEAN Secretary-General Le Luong Minh.
The US President’s comments on state of political and economic change in Burma are eagerly anticipated.
Some 500 students from across Burma began an emergency meeting in Rangoon on Wednesday to oppose the National Education Bill.