Myanmar a letdown for US Companies

Buzz Over Post-Sanctions Myanmar Fades for Many U.S. Investors Initial rush for opportunities turns to disenchantment as political changes lag behind YANGON, Myanmar- Many people thought this would become one of the hottest new markets for American capital a few years ago, when the country began opening to the West after decades of military rule. […]

U.S. Pushes Myanmar Firms to Get Off Blacklist

The U.S. is telling Myanmar companies it once designated as cronies of Myanmar’s former military junta now may be the time to get off the American blacklist. The effort highlights just how much of Myanmar’s economy remains under sanctions and the challenge for companies seeking to wade into the new terrain. State Department officials met […]