Opposition to Chinese-invested hydropower schemes in Burma is being orchestrated by “extreme” groups, according to an influential Chinese newspaper.
Chinese President Xi Jinping says he wants to ensure that relations with Burma develop in the “correct direction”, as State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi returns from a four-day state…
Before flying to Beijing, the Burmese president addressed political party conduct in the election campaign period which kicks off next week.
The meeting at Beijing’s Great Hall of The People comes at a fraught moment in the Sino-Burmese relationship.
Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has departed for her diplomatic visit to China, where she will meet with members of the ruling Communist Party.
DVB interviews Burmese political analyst Dr Yan Myo Thein about the significance of Aung San Suu Kyi’s upcoming trip to China.