Aung San Suu Kyi Meets American Burmese – Voice of America Video

Burmese Democracy Activist Aung San Suu Kyi is promoting a message of cautious compromise on the third day of her U.S. visit. Her day began by answering questions from the American Burmese community. VOA’s Carolyn Presutti was with her. Source:21.09.2012. VOAvideo ->>>>><<<<<-

Obama Meets With Aung San Suu Kyi – Voice of America News com

President Barack Obama meets with Aung San Suu Kyi in the Oval Office of the White House, Sept. 19, 2012. September 19, 2012 WHITE HOUSE — President Barack Obama and Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi have met for the first time. The two Nobel Peace laureates spoke at the White House Wednesday as…

Aung San Suu Kyi Calls for Rule of Law in Burma – Voice of America news com

Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Sui Kyi attends a news conference after addressing the 101st session of the International Labor Conference of the International Labor Organization at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva, June 14, 2012. VOA News June 14, 2012 Burmese pro-democracy Leader Aung San Sui Kyi says the development of democracy in…

Aung San Suu Kyi Visits Thailand – Global Voices Org

Ronald Reagan was still president of the United States the last time Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi left Myanmar. That was 24 years ago. This week she travelled to Thailand where she delivered a speech at the World Economic Forum in Bangkok. Thousands of people in the streets greeted Suu Kyi during…

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi set for landmark Thai trip – AlJazeera News

Opposition leader makes first trip outside Myanmar in 24 years to give speech at Bangkok economic forum. Suu Kyi spent 15 years in detention during Myanmar’s fight for democracy [Reuters] Aung San Suu Kyi, the Nobel Peace Prize winning opposition figure, will venture outside Myanmar for the first time in 24 years. Her trip on…

Democracy Taming a potential tiger – DW World de story on Burma (Myanmar)

Progress towards democracy in Myanmar has opened the door to renewed international investment, prompting a visit by the German foreign minister to support the reform process. “snip” Economic interests The country’s reform process must not only assert itself against the old hardliners, but also against an all too abrupt economic opening. Ban Ki-moon’s Myanmar adviser,…

NLD Claims Aung San Suu Kyi Election Win – Voice of America News / photos

Photo: Reuters Supporters celebrate as election results are revealed on the screen in front of Myanmar’s pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) head office in Yangon, April 1, 2012. Burma’s parliamentary and by- elections 45 seats in the national legislature are being contested. 160 candidates from 17 parties and eight…

Burma’s Tourist Industry Booms – Voice of America com news and video

  Burma’s political reforms have drawn international attention and sparked a boom in its still fledging tourism industry. Hotels and tour operators are scrambling to meet the growing demand from visitors eager to witness a country in the midst of transformation. This week in Rangoon 20 contestants competed for the title of Miss Tourism Myanmar…