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Why Myanmar's New Insurance Market Opening Matters
April 12, 2019
Why Myanmar's New Insurance Market Opening Matters
Newly awarded insurance licenses offer a greater chance for economic development amid wider uncertainties.
Why Myanmar's New Insurance Market Opening Matters
Erin Murphy on the State of Myanmar’s Economy
April 09, 2019
Erin Murphy on the State of Myanmar’s Economy
A conversation on the future of Myanmar's economy, and the implications for domestic and international actors.
Erin Murphy on the State of Myanmar’s Economy
Jade and Gem Smuggling Costs Myanmar Billions
March 15, 2019
Jade and Gem Smuggling Costs Myanmar Billions
Myanmar is losing billions in tax revenue from jade and gemstones.
Jade and Gem Smuggling Costs Myanmar Billions
Myanmar Open for Business, But Not Rohingya
February 25, 2019
Myanmar Open for Business, But Not Rohingya
As Myanmar seeks foreign investment, the international business community has an opportunity to affect change.
Myanmar Open for Business, But Not Rohingya
How Did Sanctions Impact Myanmar?
January 06, 2018
How Did Sanctions Impact Myanmar?
Lessons from over a decade of sanctions, as the threat of renewed restrictions grows.
How Did Sanctions Impact Myanmar?
Foreign Investors Jittery Amid Myanmar's Rohingya Crisis
October 21, 2017
Foreign Investors Jittery Amid Myanmar's Rohingya Crisis
Western companies have been slow to exploit opportunities in Myanmar, especially as the Rohingya crisis worsens.
Foreign Investors Jittery Amid Myanmar's Rohingya Crisis
Economics and Democracy: Myanmar’s Myriad Challenges
September 27, 2017
Economics and Democracy: Myanmar’s Myriad Challenges
Nationalism and the crisis in Rakhine hide the economic roots of the NLD’s weakness.
Economics and Democracy: Myanmar’s Myriad Challenges
Maturing Myanmar: Is Business Still Confident?
August 28, 2017
Maturing Myanmar: Is Business Still Confident?
Early excitement has been dampened, but opportunities for optimism remain, despite many challenges.
Maturing Myanmar: Is Business Still Confident?
Myanmar's Amazing Modernization
March 22, 2017
Myanmar's Amazing Modernization
Myanmar's rapid transformation, as seen in the commercial capital of Yangon.
Myanmar's Amazing Modernization
Time for Myanmar to Join the Commonwealth
February 02, 2017
Time for Myanmar to Join the Commonwealth
Joining the Commonwealth could help cement Myanmar's democratic transformation and boost its economy.
Time for Myanmar to Join the Commonwealth
In Myanmar, the AIIB Could Buttress China's 'One Belt, One Road' Framework
August 22, 2016
In Myanmar, the AIIB Could Buttress China's 'One Belt, One Road' Framework
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank could come to play a greater role in Myanmar.
In Myanmar, the AIIB Could Buttress China's 'One Belt, One Road' Framework
The Key to Jumpstarting Myanmar’s Economy: Electricity
August 11, 2016
The Key to Jumpstarting Myanmar’s Economy: Electricity
Accelerated investment in the power grid will produce quick economic dividends and attract foreign investment.
The Key to Jumpstarting Myanmar’s Economy: Electricity
What’s Behind Chevron’s Giant Myanmar Gas Sale?
April 22, 2016
What’s Behind Chevron’s Giant Myanmar Gas Sale?
A closer look at what could be a big deal in Myanmar's energy sector.
What’s Behind Chevron’s Giant Myanmar Gas Sale?
China’s Influence in Myanmar Facing Growing Scrutiny
January 07, 2015
China’s Influence in Myanmar Facing Growing Scrutiny
Beijing is still struggling to adapt to Myanmar’s new landscape.
China’s Influence in Myanmar Facing Growing Scrutiny
Myanmar’s Controversial Census
September 02, 2014
Myanmar’s Controversial Census
Rights groups are outraged that the census has failed to recognize an oppressed minority.
Myanmar’s Controversial Census
Myanmar: From Investment Abroad to Improvement at Home
August 17, 2014
Myanmar: From Investment Abroad to Improvement at Home
Now a magnet for foreign investors, Myanmar’s challenge is to ensure the investment benefits the nation.
Myanmar: From Investment Abroad to Improvement at Home
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