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A setting sun casts an orange glow across the sky in Myanmar on January 28, 2014. (brentolson/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Painting the Sky Orange in Myanmar

A setting sun casts an orange glow across the sky in Myanmar on January 28, 2014. (brentolson/Flickr) more
Tourists search for shells on the untouched Ngwe Saung Beach in Yangon, Burma on January 26, 2014. (Lauren DeCicca/Getty Images)

Photo of the Day: Searching for Seashells in Myanmar

Tourists search for shells on the untouched Ngwe Saung Beach in Yangon, Burma on January 26, 2014. (Lauren DeCicca/Getty Images) more

Asia 21 Summit: Yin Myo Su

Asia 21 Young Leader Yin Myo Su says, "Treat people the way you want to be treated." more
A majestic sunrise illuminates calm waters in Myanmar on November 19, 2013. (Anthony Tong Lee/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: A New Day in Myanmar

A majestic sunrise illuminates calm waters in Myanmar on November 19, 2013. (Anthony Tong Lee/Flickr) more
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (2nd L), European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton (C ) and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (2ndR) wait prior to a meeting on November 9, 2013, on the third day of talks on Iran's nuclear program at the Intercontinental Hotel in Geneva Switzerland. (Jean-Christophe Bott/AFP/Getty Images)

Should the US Ease Sanctions on Iran? Myanmar Offers Some Lessons

There's debate over sanctions relief to Iran ahead of more nuclear talks in Geneva. But are sanctions effective? Suzanne DiMaggio writes for the New York Times’ “Room for Debate” about how sanctions affected the reform process in Myanmar. more
A boat gently makes its way across the calm waters of Inle Lake, Myanmar on October 3, 2013. (Myanmar Explorer/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Navigating Calm Waters in Myanmar

A boat gently makes its way across the calm waters of Inle Lake, Myanmar on October 3, 2013. (Myanmar Explorer/Flickr) more
A monk pauses for a moment of prayer in Myanmar on September 7, 2013. (East.Lucky/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Praying in Solitude in Myanmar

A monk pauses for a moment of prayer in Myanmar on September 7, 2013. (East.Lucky/Flickr) more
Myanmar Foreign Minister U Wunna Maung Lwin speaking Wednesday, September 25, 2013, at the "Responsible Investment in Myanmar's Future" program at Asia Society in New York. (Elsa Ruiz/Asia Society)

Watch: Myanmar's 'Salesman in Chief' Makes His Pitch to US Investors

Watch Myanmar's foreign minister discuss the "gold rush" in his country, and hear why MTV's founder thinks this is a "historic opportunity." more

Tom Freston: A Historic Opportunity in Myanmar

Assessing investment opportunities in Myanmar, Tom Freston cites the need for transparent free markets, public and private investment, and "strong central leadership." more

'Now Is the Time' To Do Business in Myanmar

Myanmar Foreign Minister U Wunna Maung Lwin and Zaw Oo invites U.S. companies to do business in a transforming Myanmar. more