Motivated by the prospect of quick money, many farmers in Myanmar leave their main activity to invest in old methods of oil prospecting. Al Jazeera's Florence Looi reports from Magwe Division in Myanmar.
Raju Gurung: Quick..... Someone send Obama there to socialize these businesses...
Zionist World Order: What good is it if minorities are excluded from participating in any oil rush? Woop di doo. Go racist state of myanmar go!
Skippa Leflippa: Best of luck to those people hope their dreams come true!!
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