China has shifted its position in a lengthy dispute with Burma over the building of the $3.6 billion dam, signalling its willingness to abandon the project in exchange for other economic and strategic opportunities in Burma.
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Up to 1,000 families relocated for dam return to village, but questions remain about whether work has been stopped at Kachin site
US Senator John McCain says decision by President Thein Sein to halt dam construction was ‘for the sake of the public interest’
Govt to hand decision regarding the Myitsone project to new Environment Ministry, offering hope of a rethink on the controversial dam
Govt to press ahead with controversial Chinese dam at Myitsone in Kachin state, despite widespread objection blamed on ‘those with undesirable intentions’
Demonstrators gather outside Indian parliament to protest Indiai’s financing of Tamanthi dam, which will flood an area the size of Delhi
Tin Aung Myint Oo will travel to China in mid October to discuss government’s shock cancellation of the China-backed Myitsone dam
Internal report in 2009 financed by the company behind the controversial Myitsone dam had called for cessation of project
Environmental group says clashes in Burma’s northern and eastern border regions is intended to secure lucrative dam sites