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Bullet Points: bringing you the day’s news for Monday 14 July.
Following two days of painstaking discussions, Burma’s Union Parliament has passed bills amending the Income Tax Law and the Commercial Tax Law.
Jul 9, 2008 (DVB), The World Bank does not have any plans to provide the military regime in Burma with financial assistance, according to Dr Win Naing, a member of[…]
Feb 26, 2008 (DVB), Three more individuals and a number of companies linked to them and Burmese tycoon Tay Za have been designated by the US Treasury Department for their[…]
Feb 6, 2008 (DVB), The US Treasury yesterday strengthened sanctions targeting the financial network of junta-linked Burmese business tycoon Tay Za and family members of the regime's leaders. Adam J.[…]
Jan 16, 2008 (DVB), The British Trades Union Congress and UK charity Tourism Concern have called on tourists to stay away from Burma and urged tour operators and travel guides[…]