Storm’s path runs between Thandwe and Sittwe. Locals and visitors are warned of high waves, landslides and mudslides, and some 13cm of rainfall by Tuesday.
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Sheikh Hasina due to visit Burma next week as Dhaka makes clear it desire for energy imports and an end to border disputes
Leaked cable shows Dhaka’s fears over build-up of Burmese warships in 2009, as UN arbitration over boundaries in the Bay of Bengal nears end
Dhaka signs a deal with US oil giant ConocoPhillips to explore for gas in Bay of Bengal territory claimed by Burma and India
Beijing could see its navy gain permanent access to the Indian Ocean if a deal for use to Burma’s Bay of Bengal ports goes through