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3 June 2008

New Burma ‘Dirty List’ - Companies Named and Shamed

Author: Burma Campaign UK

50 new companies have been added to the ‘Dirty List’ published today by the Burma Campaign UK. A total of 154 companies feature on the new list. The ‘Dirty List’ exposes companies that are directly or indirectly helping to finance Burma’s brutal...

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2 October 2007

If you want to support the monks, then call Gary Player to account

Author: George Monbiot, Guardian [UK]

The businesses still working in Burma are having to scrape the barrel of excuses...[A]side from invoking the Chinese bogeyman, each of the [following companies] I talked to produced a different justification...: [Orient Express, Ultimate Travel...

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27 July 2007

Demands grow for British firms to cut links with Burmese regime

Author: James Macintyre and James Moore, Independent [UK]

Politicians and campaigners rallied behind The Independent's highlighting of Burma's appalling human rights abuses, and called for British businesses to sever links with the country's regime...But Rolls-Royce's director of corporate affairs, Charles...

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1 January 2007

[PDF] Building Linkages for Competitive and Responsible Entrepreneurship

Author: Jane Nelson, The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

As the [OECD] has commented…”Increasing economic growth is essential – but it is not enough. The quality of growth –its sustainability, composition and equity – is equally important”…In many developing countries achieving this goal [improving the...

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8 November 2005

Companies linked with Burma

Author: Intl. Confederation of Free Trade Unions

Updated on Tuesday, November 08, 2005. This list is not exhaustive. We are ready to correct any factual errors which it may contain. As we receive information on further companies which are active in Burma we will approach them in the same way and,...

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8 November 2004

Pariah or paradise? Burma gives tourists hard sell

Author: Rachel Stevenson, Independent [UK]

...the visit from the Burmese tourism industry to a global travel exhibition has angered human rights campaigners and incurred the displeasure of the [UK] Government. [refers to Reed Elsevier (organising the exhibition), Orient Express, Abercrombie ...

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25 August 2004
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Author: Europa Press

La nueva 'Lista Sucia' de compañías que operan en Birmania, elaborada por la ONG británica Burma Campaign UK, incluye a 37 multinacionales nuevas entre las que se encuentran la aseguradora británica Lloyds of London, la proveedora de servicios a...

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24 August 2004

New Burma ‘Dirty List’ Companies Named and Shamed

Author: Burma Campaign UK

37 new companies have been added to the ‘Dirty List’ published today by the Burma Campaign UK. A total 95 companies feature on the list. The ‘Dirty List’ exposes companies that are directly or indirectly helping to finance Burma’s brutal military...

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24 August 2004

New list of companies directly, indirectly linked to Burma, additions incl. Lloyd’s of London, Rolls Royce, Ericsson, Alcatel, Swift

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24 August 2004

The Dirty List - Companies supporting the regime in Burma

Author: Burma Campaign UK

[Companies on the list: Abercrombie & Kent, Adventures Abroad, Alcatel, Alexander Rose, Andrew Brock Travel, Aon Corporation, Aquatic, Arnold Laver Timberworld, Asean Explorer, Asia Optical, Audley Travel, Lauda Air (part of Austrian Airlines),...

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