Under the Dragon’s Shadow: China’s economic grip on Burma (17 images)

Largely reliant on China for investments and imports it’s easy to understand why the majority of impoverished Burmese might resent its iron grip on the country. Burma’s own manufacturing industry remains crippled by decades of mismanagement and daily power blackouts, yet there is massive energy projects in the works and already in place; the generated electricity is destined for across the border. The series follows the country's main vein of trade, from Yangon's shipping ports...
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