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  • 700 protest S. Korean factory closure in Myanmar Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 10:01 AM ET

    YANGON, Myanmar— More than 700 workers protested Thursday in front of the South Korean Embassy in Myanmar to demand officials help them after a Korean-owned factory closed without paying their wages. The workers from the Master Sports Footwear Factory in Yangon said the owner closed the plant illegally and without notice in May and has left the country.

  • *Taiwan garment maker is Cambodia's second ever listing. PHNOM PENH/ HONG KONG, June 16- The number of companies on Cambodia's stock exchange doubled on Monday- to two.

  • DIARY - Emerging Markets Economic Events to Mar 04 Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 7:02 PM ET

    Feb 18- For other related diaries, please. ACCRA- Bank of Ghana announces interest rate decision. SYDNEY- Institute of Internal Finance/G20 conference in Australia.

  • YANGON, Feb 17- A subsidiary of Singapore- based Navigat Group said on Monday it had begun supplying power under a purchasing agreement that will be the template for future deals by Myanmar, which has one of the lowest electrification rates in Asia.

  • IMF raises Myanmar forecasts, praises reforms     Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 6:52 PM ET

    Matt Davies, Deputy Division Chief and Myanmar Mission Chief at the International Monetary Fund, is optimistic on Myanmar's reform success but warns of risks from management capacity.

  • Jon Frederik Baksaas, CEO of Telenor says the firm is in the final stages of telecom license negotiations with Myanmar's government.

  • Myanmar's energy potential     Friday, 15 Nov 2013 | 12:20 AM ET

    Johannes Benigni, Founder & Managing Director at JBC Asia sees increasing revenue for Myanmar as it opens up new gas and oil fields.

  • DHL Global Forwarding's push into Myanmar     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 7:38 PM ET

    As the firm launches its first first fully-owned country office in Myanmar, Kelvin Leung, CEO, Asia Pacific explains why industrial sectors like construction take top priority.

  • Ford's first dealership in Myanmar     Thursday, 3 Oct 2013 | 8:40 PM ET

    Matt Bradley, President, ASEAN, Ford talks about the company's first dealership in Yangon, Myanmar and the prospects for building more manufacturing plants in Southeast Asia.

  • Telenor returning to growth: CEO     Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013 | 5:05 AM ET

    Jon Fredrik Baksaas, CEO of Telenor, highlights that "growth has recovered" and discusses the share buyback program and expansion plans.

  • Why Telenor Is Going to Burma     Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 11:40 AM ET

    Jon Fredrik Balsaas, president and CEO of Telenor, talks about the launch of operations in Burma (Myanmar), where there is a "lot of pent up demand".

  • Norway's Telenor and Qatar's Ooredoo have bagged the fiercely fought telecom licence auction in Myanmar but their task is just beginning says Sachin Gupta, Regional Head of Telecommunication Research, Nomura.

  • Telenor's Challenges on Connecting Myanmar     Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 7:04 PM ET

    In a first on CNBC interview, Sigve Brekke, Head of Asia Operations at Telenor describes the firm's challenges ahead after becoming one of two foreign telco operators in Myanmar.

  • Rise of Consumption in Southeast Asia     Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 12:20 AM ET

    Nirgunan Tiruchelvam, Equities Analyst at Standard Chartered says there is an increase in disposable income in Southeast Asia which will have a positive effect on the consumption story in the region. He believes Myanmar's beer market has potential for strong growth.

  • Frontier Markets are Still the Most Exciting     Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 11:22 PM ET

    Douglas Clayton , CEO of Leopard Capital tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he remains very bullish on the Mekong and Southeast Asian markets.

  • Myanmar Struggles in Push for Free Press     Sunday, 9 Jun 2013 | 8:39 PM ET

    Meet Thaung Su Nyein, a new breed of Burmese, young, liberal, Western educated with a rare opportunity to pull his backward country into the modern age.

  • Myanmar's Growth to Hit 6.8% in 2013: IMF     Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 4:50 AM ET

    IMF Deputy Managing Director, Naoyuki Shinohara tells CNBC's Martin Soong that he's pleased with the progress of Myanmar's path towards vivid economic growth.

  • Myanmar's Telco Landscape: Telenor     Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 12:40 AM ET

    Jon Fredrik Baksaas, CEO of Telenor talks about the company's bid for a telecom license in Myanmar and Telenor's long term strategy in the country.

  • Myanmar Is Like a Box of Chocolates: Pro     Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 12:30 AM ET

    David Kuo, CEO of The Motley Fool Singapore says Myanmar can be compared to a box of chocolates. There's plenty of opportunities but you never know what you're going to get.

  • Tony Blair: Hope & Optimism in Myanma     Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 12:25 AM ET

    Tony Blair, Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom says there is a lot of hope and optimism surrounding Myanmar but warns of challenges the country needs to surmount.