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Article

23 Jan 2006

Author:
Michael Schuman, TIME Asia

Going Nowhere

By doing business with Burma, Asian countries help its brutal military regime stay in power—while the Burmese people remain trapped in a time warp of poverty, oppression and economic misrule... China exports household appliances, chemicals and medicines, and Burma ships back jade, seafood and timber. [refers to Total, Petronas, Daewoo International, Korea Gas, ONGC Videsh, Gas Authority of India Ltd. (GAIL), China National Offshore Oil Corp. (CNOOC), Shin, Unocal (part of Chevron), Triumph International]

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