Myanmar Hopes For U.s. Sanctions Move To Boost Economy

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (Reuters) - A further lifting of U.S. sanctions on Myanmar, which could come during a visit by officials to Washington this week, would be crucial to opening its long-isolated economy, a senior Myanmar government official said.

Sections:  news   u.s.   world   
Topics:  asia   economy   global economy   myanmar   sanctions   
RELATED ARTICLES
ASK NEWS:
  • Bangladesh: What city corporation elections indicate - Observer India
    Fresh hopes These local ... April 2015 Japan to boost ... EU wants talks, threatens sanctions Ahead ... 2015 Speaker to visit US The speaker of ...
    05/5/2015 - 6:29 am | View Link
  • More
BING NEWS:
  • Obama Confronts Shortcomings In Myanmar Reforms
    Despite Obama's hopes ... U.S. gives Obama leverage. American businesses are waiting for more political certainty before investing in Myanmar, officials say, and there are still U.S. sanctions that have not been repealed. "The United States can best move ...
    11/12/2014 - 2:44 am | View Link
  • Obama’s Myanmar Objectives
    The U.S. government is hoping that President Barack Obama’s November 12-14 Myanmar trip will yield clear statements from that country’s government on the Rakhine crisis and other key issues, a senior administration official told The Diplomat this week.
    11/7/2014 - 6:41 am | View Link
  • Myanmar's Economy To Receive Boost From Japanese And Korean Investment
    With the move, its foreign relationships, which were all but obliterated after the 1962 military coup, are now quickly on the mend. Last year, the United States lifted the majority of its economic sanctions on Myanmar, and the European Union followed suit ...
    06/21/2013 - 7:54 am | View Link
  • Eased Myanmar sanctions no gold rush for US firms
    Myanmar got a further boost this week from President ... Rolling back sanctions will take time, and concerns about corruption and political blowback at home complicate efforts by U.S. companies to move in big and fast. There is confusion about what is ...
    11/22/2012 - 12:51 pm | View Link
  • Eased Myanmar sanctions no gold rush for US firms
    Myanmar got a further boost this week from President ... Rolling back sanctions will take time, and concerns about corruption and political blowback at home complicate efforts by U.S. companies to move in big and fast. There is confusion about what is ...
    11/22/2012 - 5:49 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Technology and Science News
    Get the latest science news and technology news, read tech reviews and more at ABC News.
    05/28/2015 - 4:12 am | View Website
  • Ports in Myanmar
    Ports in Myanmar - Dawei Deep Seaport Infrastructure & Tourism ... To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater.
    05/28/2015 - 3:14 am | View Website
  • International News | World News
    Get the latest international news and events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. See world news photos and videos at ABCNews
    05/27/2015 - 4:23 pm | View Website
  • Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA ...
    FIFA is launching a new campaign to promote women’s football and gender equality, led by a “No Barriers” TV spot which will be broadcast globally during matches ...
    05/27/2015 - 3:40 pm | View Website
  • United Nations News Centre
    United Nations News Centre with breaking news from the UN News Service
    05/27/2015 - 12:20 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News