Suu Kyi's China visit 2016

Source:Globaltimes.cn Published: 2016/8/31 0:25:42


Suu Kyi visit raises dam project hopes    2016/8/21 19:43:39

I still remember the terrible quietness before night fell at the construction camp of the Myitsone Dam.

Deepening ties with Myanmar serves China’s interests    2016/8/18 0:23:39

Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi kicked off her five-day visit to China Wednesday.

Cross-border railway builds ties    2016/8/17 22:03:39

Amid the green fields of Wanding, a small town in Southwest China’s Yunnan Province, there’s a line of concrete railway piers for a rail bridge.

Aung San Suu Kyi welcome to play greater role in boosting China-Myanmar relations    2016/8/17 10:02:29

Myanmar's first State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi, who starts an official visit to China on Wednesday, is welcome to play a greater role in boosting her country's strategic partnership with China.

China-Myanmar projects must be equally beneficial    2016/8/17 0:38:39

Aung San Suu Kyi is paying her first official visit to China as Myanmar’s state counselor and foreign minister on Wednesday, following her visit last year to China as leader of the National League for Democracy (NLD). Her latest visit also marks her first official trip outside the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region since the NLD-backed government took office on April 1.

              Myitsone dam

Location: Kachin, Myanmar
Construction began: 2009
Suspension: On September 30, 2011, Myanmar’s former president Thein Sein announced that the Myitsone dam project would be halted during the term of his government.
              Intl reaction

Myanmar Times
Government eyes border milestones
Hydropower projects in Kachin to be reviewed

South China Morning Post 
Economy tipped to dominate Suu Kyi’s first visit to China

The National
Visit to China is a sign of Suu Kyi's new pragmatism

Hindustan Times
China to welcome democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi as ‘head of state’

              Previous visit

Aung San Suu Kyi's visit to China in 2015
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