Following recent military-rigged elections in Burma, the pace of foreign investments, particularly in the natural resource sector, is increasing. Burma’s military government is allowing China to build pipelines across the country which will drain Burma of its massive natural gas reserves, dashing hopes...
A 44-page report on the Shwe Gas Project and the Trans-Burma Oil Corridor, detailing the route of the pipelines and analyzing the risks for the affected communities in Burma as well as corporations, governments and investors. Released by the Shwe Gas Movement in September 2009.
A comprehensive 50-page report on the impacts of the Shwe project. Released by AASYC/SGM July 2006.
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A 36-page report on China’s oil and gas investments in Burma, with a case study of exploration in Burma’s Block M, through which the Shwe pipelines will traverse. Released by Arakan Oil Watch in October, 2008.