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1 October 2008

[PDF] CSR Asia Business Barometer - The State of CSR Disclosure in Asia 2008

Author: CSR Asia

The ‘CSR Asia Business Barometer 2008’ compares the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) disclosure of the 20 largest listed companies in Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand. To create the ranking 62 indicators were used to score each of the...

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14 May 2008

Cyclone disaster in Myanmar - What can business do?

Author: Vijay Ramani, Laura Crow, CSR Asia

Further to the potential macro pressure, the next question is on what is being done by individual companies that have a presence in Myanmar? In the mix of companies operating or investing in the country many take no consideration of the human rights...

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7 May 2008

Business offering support to Burma

Author: Stephen Frost, CSR Asia

Google got a "Support victims of the cyclone in Myanmar (Burma)" link up on their site quickly... Exotissimo, a tour operator in Burma, has set up a $10,000 fund; Thailand's biggest oil and gas firm, PTT, said it was getting ready to ship $400,000 of...

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29 April 2008

Watchdog group says Chevron complicit in Myanmar

Author: Michael Erman, Reuters

A human rights watchdog group on Tuesday accused Chevron Corp of complicity in human rights abuses along a natural gas pipeline in Myanmar in which it holds a stake and said Chevron could be sued. EarthRights International claimed in a report issued...

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19 November 2007

Burma: Foreign Oil and Gas Investors Shore Up Junta

Author: Human Rights Watch

Foreign companies are lining up to partner with Burma’s military junta and tap into the country’s lucrative resources, particularly oil and gas fields. This foreign investment provides a crucial source of support to the junta, allowing it to ignore...

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19 November 2007

Human Rights Watch calls on UN and govts. to ban new investment in Burma's oil & gas sector

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6 October 2007

PTT defends Burma business

Author: Yuthana Praiwan, Bangkok Post

PTT Plc is proceeding with its Burma investments, despite international outrage over the Rangoon junta's anti-democracy crackdown. The company is legally obliged to continue its investments, said Chitrapongse Kwangsukstith, an executive vice-president...

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2 October 2007

Burma: Foreign Investment Finances Regime - Companies Should Condemn Crackdown

Author: Human Rights Watch

Chinese, Indian, Thai, and other companies doing business in Burma should ensure their operations do not contribute to or benefit from human rights abuses, Human Rights Watch said today... “Companies doing business in Burma argue their presence is...

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30 September 2007

Global firms provide lifeline to Myanmar's junta

Author: AFP

Despite global outrage over Myanmar's bloody crackdown on dissent, multinational firms are still vying for the country's rich natural resources, throwing an economic lifeline to the military regime. [refers to Chevron, Total, China National Petroleum...

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28 September 2007

As Myanmar cracks down on protesters, oil companies keep up controversial ties

Author: Canadian Press

Even as Myanmar's military junta intensifies its crackdown on pro-democracy protests, oil companies are jostling for access to the country's largely untapped natural gas and oil fields that activists say are funding a repressive regime... China -...

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