Burma’s billion-dollar jade industry needs a reformed legal framework to release it from the grip of the military elites, drug lords and crony companies, says British transparency watchdog.
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The first report from the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative is due for release in 2016. Burma’s oil and natural gas, mining, hydro-power and forestry industries will all come under scrutiny by[…]
The controversial China-backed Shwe Gas project sets a bad example for future investments in Burma’s extractive industries and should be suspended pending genuine regulatory reforms, a new report said on Monday.