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  • Myanmar clunkers scrapped in rush for 'new' cars Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 2:32 AM ET

    YANGON, Myanmar— Mike Shwe Hlaing has a lot full of used SUVs and a potentially huge market to sell them to if Myanmar manages to spread some of the affluence blooming in its biggest city to a poor and still mostly road-less countryside.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Reuters Business News Schedule at 0430 GMT/12.30AM ET Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 11:35 PM ET

    China to unveil 10- year reform plan, expectations toned down. BEIJING- China's leaders will unveil a reform agenda for the next, seeking to balance the need to overhaul the world's second-largest economy as it loses steam with preserving stability and to reinforce the Communist Party's power. Asian shares head for 4th day of falls, China reform agenda in focus.

  • SINGAPORE/ YANGON, Nov 12- At Yangon International airport, large blue and white signs in the arrival and departure halls promote Singapore's stock exchange as the go-to destination for Myanmar businesses seeking capital.

  • 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.

  • KONEMOE, Myanmar, Oct 22- Htay Aung was riding pillion on a motorbike last Christmas morning, wending through the cool hills of eastern Myanmar, when Air Bagan Flight 11 came down on top of him. Htay Aung found himself sucked into a scorching maelstrom of debris.

  • 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.

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