Myanmar's fundamentals, such as its 40 percent mobile penetration rate, are positive signs for investment in the teleco sector, says Suresh Sidhu, CEO of Edotco Group.» Read More
The vibrant jade market in the Chinese border town of Ruili is the perfect place to track the economic ties between China and Myanmar. CNBC's Eunice Yoon has more in this "Asia Tomorrow" series.
Curtis Chin, former U.S. Ambassador to the Asian Development Bank from 2007-2010, says the meeting between Chinese leaders and Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi indicates the "triumph of pragmatism."
Jonathan Bogais, adjunct associate professor at University of Sydney, discusses the significance of Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's meeting with Chinese leaders.
Malaysia uncovers 139 graves thought to contain the remains of migrants scattered around suspected human trafficking camps.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon speaks to Dale Jones, country manager at RMA Myanmar, about the investment opportunities and challenges in Myanmar.
Go Watanabe, Managing Executive Officer, CEO-Asia & Oceania at The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, explains the bank's decision to open a branch in Yangon.
In this episode of "Inside China," CNBC heads to Yangon - Myanmar's biggest city - to see how the country's foreign relationships are changing.
In the Chinese border town of Ruili, Beijing is trying to use its economic clout to foster stronger ties with its neighbor, Myanmar. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports.
A conflict between ethnic-minority rebels from the Kokang region and the Myanmar army is undermining relations between China and its longtime ally.
Clement Kwok, CEO at Hong Kong & Shanghai Hotels, says Myanmar remains one of the most exciting developing markets.
Sean Turnell, senior lecturer at Macquarie University, says instability due to recent student-led demonstrations compounds Myanmar's outlook, which has been dogged by stalling reforms.
Matthew Driver, President of Southeast Asia at MasterCard, discusses its latest survey which found that Myanmar is the most optimistic market in Southeast Asia.
Aung Kyaw Moe, Founder & Group CEO of 2C2P, introduces the "Citizen Card" - a reloadable prepaid card that the payment services firm launched in collaboration with Myanmar Citizen Bank.
The greater Mekong subregion (GMS) could become Asia's new low-cost production hub as the region becomes more integrated, experts say.
The U.S. has scored the top spot in a new survey of charitable behaviors. How to make sure you're giving effectively this year.
Andrew Rickards, CEO of Yoma Strategic Holdings, describes how the firm overcomes challenges in Myanmar and explains why upcoming elections will not derail the push for reforms.
Alexander Feldman, President of the U.S.-ASEAN Business Council, says Myanmar is a dynamic country, but warns of red flags in the areas of infrastructure, internet connectivity and labor.
In 2011, Myanmar's president Thein Sein vowed bold reforms to open up the country to global trade and democracy. Has the new regime lived up to its promises? CNBC's Sri Jegarajah investigates.
President Obama's visit to Myanmar for an economic summit this week demonstrates how far the country has come—and how much farther it has to go.
In this edition of "Power Play", CNBC's Sri Jegarajah speaks to a panel of guests on the challenges of investing in Myanmar's energy sector.