Aung San Suu Kyi to Take Up Myitsone Dam Issue During China Visit

17 Aug 2016 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
YANGON, Myanmar

Burmese State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi is expected to discuss the stalled Myitsone Dam project in Myanmar’s Kachin state with Chinese officials during her official visit to China this week.Kyaw Zeya, director-general of the Foreign Affairs Department, told a press conference last week that "China will definitely discuss it (Myistone), as it is a main interest.”He added: “We are making a series of discussions on the ways to seek the best possible solution. We will issue a statement after the government has discussed it with all stakeholders. We have prepared well for the discussion.”The controversial $3...

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