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Martaban

Gulf of. an inlet of the Bay of Bengal in Myanmar
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The navy's coastal radar records showed the movement of two ships on Sunday and Monday in the Yangon and Sittaung rivers -- which run into the Gulf of Martaban.
The 'Caor' is generally taken to be the Brahmaputra, or the river paralleling it to the south, the Meghna; the 'Pegu' runs through the Pegu kingdom in southern Burma (Myanmar) and is the Irrawaddy; and 'Martaban' is named for a kingdom and town on the southern coast of Burma through which the Salween River runs.
The most revered traditions influence his works: Pottery forms of north Devon, Chinese Sung Tz'ou Chou bottles, German Bellarmine jugs, Fremington jugs, Korean kimchijars, Medieval English stoneware tankards, New England stoneware crocks, and the great Martaban jars.
Natural gas accounted for more than half of Myanmar's exports; it has been exploited offshore from Martaban Bay and transported to Thailand by pipeline since approximately 2000.
El rio Nu se extiende 2018 km a traves de la meseta de Tibet (600 km) y Yunnan (618 km), sigue hacia Tailandia y Birmania, donde adquiere el nombre de salween (800 km), y desemboca en el golfo de Martaban. En las partes altas del rio Nu el derretimiento de los glaciares es su fuente principal de agua; en Yunnan la lluvia monzonica lo nutre, sobre todo en agosto.
Ltd., an Indian engineering firm, in the Sultanate of Oman for PTTEP International to be used at the Gulf of Martaban, Union of Myanmar.
3 that they will take stakes in the big M11 block in the Gulf of Martaban off Burma's southeast coast.
We have not heard whether it has yet appeared at Martaban to disturb the contemplated festivities there.
In 2007, PTTEP--a wholly owned subsidiary of the state-controlled company PTT (193)--put in bids for new natural gas projects in Burma, including the Shwe project in the Bay of Bengal (194) and the country is continuing to explore for commercially viable natural gas deposits in Burma's Gulf of Martaban. (195)
From this mountain range, navigable branches of the great rivers of Nankin, of Cambodia, of Martaban, of Ava and of Assam derive their origin, and appear designed by nature as the great highways of commerce between the nations of Ultra Gangetic Asia.
Ltd., signed a production sharing contract for block M-1 in the Mottama offshore area in the Gulf of Martaban, the New Light of Myanmar reported.
Myanmar possess two major natural gas fields, one in the Bay of Bengal with an estimated reserve of up to 396 billion cubic meters and the other in the Gulf of Martaban with a reserve of 275 billion cubic meters.