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Cablegate: Burma: 2008 Report On Investment Disputes And

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DE RUEHGO #0418 1481102
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 271102Z MAY 08
FM AMEMBASSY RANGOON
TO SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 7671

UNCLAS RANGOON 000418

SIPDIS

STATE FOR EAP/MLS, EB/IFD/OIA, L/CID
TREASURY FOR OASIA

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ECON CASC EINV KIDE OPIC PGOV BM
SUBJECT: BURMA: 2008 REPORT ON INVESTMENT DISPUTES AND
EXPROPRIATION CLAIMS

REF: STATE 43784

1. Embassy Rangoon is not aware of any ongoing investment
disputes in Burma. U.S. law has prohibited investment in
Burma since 1997.

2. Primary point of contact for issues relevant to the
report is:

Samantha A. Carl-Yoder
Economic Officer
(95) (1) 536-509 ext. 4227
Carl-YoderSA@state.gov

VILLAROSA

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