Statement issued Monday is the cardinal’s second on the topic this year.
Transnational Institute researcher Renaud Cachia said all three governments have tried and failed to tackle the problem with increasingly punitive and repressive measures.
As the State Counselor prepares to attend the BRI summit in Beijing, the likely political cost of yielding to China is becoming impossible to ignore.
Politicians, Kachin activists, environmentalists join displaced villagers in taking a stand against the BRI project on the Irrawaddy River.
Most of the state's many banana plantations have Chinese backing and are accused of stealing land, damaging the environment and violating their workers' labor rights.
Kachin, Shan women who escaped sexual slavery give harrowing accounts of being duped, raped and forced to bear children.
Company sought to extract minerals in nation’s largest protected wilderness area in Putao Township
She vows a transparent decision that will be socially, environmentally sustainable, but does not offer a personal view or a timeline.
A closer look at the facts and figures behind expanding China-owned tissue culture banana plantations causing havoc for locals and lawmakers in Kachin State.
Yunnan officials insist dam will benefit Myanmar, Kachin religious leaders say after meeting in Ruili
The charity says it will meet with the Kachin Independence Organization on Thursday to continue their talks on which villages are safe for families to start returning to.
The KIO says a recent UNODC report was wrong to claim that it controls some of the areas with the highest concentrations of opium cultivation in Myanmar.
The group has given its first Kachin human rights awards to three Kachin community leaders serving six-month jail sentences over an anti-war protest.
Ja Hkawn faces lawsuit over ‘unauthorized’ loudspeakers, headbands at huge rally in Myitkyina
Police warn organizers they could face action over ‘illegal’ protest; rally leaders say they obtained permission