Japan and Burma are looking to build upon their historical relationship on railways cooperation with both premiers scheduled to discuss the topic at an upcoming Japan-ASEAN summit in December.
A local man in Burma may have discovered a massive cache of gold and jewelry that was buried during the waning days of World War Two – or so he claims
For the first time in 45 years, Burma has exported 5000 tonnes of rice to Japan. Japan is also set to begin investing in Burmese processing plants –which are due[…]
Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledges to provide Burma with USD$500 million in development aid and cancels the remainder of Burma’s debt, during his visit to the country to boost[…]
Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe met Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday and expressed his support for the country’s reforms.
Aung San Suu Kyi emphasized the need for security in Burma while speaking to members of the Japanese and foreign media on Wednesday.
At a news conference for Japanese and foreign press Aung San Suu Kyi shares her aspirations of becoming president.
Aung San Suu Kyi says there is no easy answer to the sectarian violence that has rocked Burma. Speaking to students at Tokyo University she called for a dialogue and[…]
Burma’s opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi meets Japanese politicians and is welcomed with a standing ovation in parliament.
During her week-long trip to Japan, Aung San Suu kyi calls for investments and job creation in Burma.
Tokyo to focus largely on infrastructure projects such as ports and railways as quarter century-long boycott comes to an end