Once it became clear that the unions and the semi-official Federation of Trade Unions of Belarus (FTUB
) were adjusting to this change, the government embarked on a takeover of the FTUB
and several of its branch unions in July 2002.
The conference, hosted by the FTUB
, was also attended by four other Myanmar unionists -- all unanimous in urging Japan to review its foreign policy toward Myanmar, particularly the resumption of large-scale official development assistance (ODA), until a full dialogue process emerges toward ''genuine national reconciliation.
Once it became clear that the unions and the FTUB
were adjusting to this change, the government in June of 2002 embarked on a takeover of the FTUB
and several of its branch unions.
UNITE, USAS and the FTUB have called on Fred's to remove all goods made in Burma from store shelves and donate them to charity, and to contribute all 2003 profits made from Burmese products to an organization assisting Internally Displaced Persons in Burma.
Fred's purchases from Burma prolong the military dictatorship and ignore the genuine will of the people of Burma," explained Aung San Myint, FTUB Information Secretary.
Driven by stringent legislation in the banking world, increasing Internet use and customer demand to manage accounts via e-mail, FTUB required a secure messaging solution that could be held accountable for the secure transmission of all customer account information, reports and files.
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