Midterm report card: Myanmar’s economy is not working

In another 2.5 years’ time, many voters will be asking what the first NLD-led administration has delivered. The current numbers are hardly encouraging. Between April and August this year, approved FDI totalled US$1.4 billion, less than half of the US$3 billion forecast by the government for the April-September six-month period between the two fiscal years. […]