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Sunrise in Bagan, Myanmar, home to thousands of temples, pagodas and monasteries built from the 9th to 13th centuries CE. (jmhullot/Flickr)

Rare Buddhist Art From Myanmar, Coming Soon to a Museum Near You

The New York Times reports on Asia Society's involvement in the "coming out" of Myanmar's little-seen early Buddhist art. more
Dane Chamorro, Southeast Asia managing director for global risk consultancy Control Risks.

Video: Three Challenges to Doing Business in Myanmar

Dane Chamorro said Mynamar is attempting "political and economic reform simultaneously." more

A New Myanmar: What Investors Need to Know

Dane Chamorro, Asia-Pacific director for global risk analysis at Control Risks Group, discusses difficulties facing Myanmar as an emerging target for foreign investment. more
A fisherman balances precariously while rowing with his legs in Nyaung Shwe, Myanmar on May  9, 2013. (Fabio/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: A Balancing Act in Myanmar

A fisherman balances precariously while rowing with his legs in Nyaung Shwe, Myanmar on May 9, 2013. (Fabio/Flickr) more
Australia Foreign Minister Bob Carr at Asia Society Hong Kong Center on July 29, 2013. (Stephen Tong/Asia Society Hong Kong Center)

Bob Carr: Australia's Regional Concerns for Asia

Australian Foreign Minister has three primary concerns regarding economic progress in the region. more

A Look at Myanmar's Progress So Far

Experts discuss Myanmar's reforms, military, ethnic divisions, communal violence and China's role in the country at the launch of a new Asia Society paper on the newly democratized nation. more

Sustaining Myanmar's Transition (Video)

Officials and policy experts discuss what's ahead for Myanmar and future relations with the United States. more
Rush hour traffic moves near by the Sule Pagoda at dusk December 14, 2011 in Yangon, Myanmar. (Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)

Sustaining Myanmar's Transition: Ten Critical Challenges

Asia Society's Suzanne DiMaggio lists the challenges facing Myanmar's leadership if it is to sustain the reform process. more
Locals ride motorcycles past a billboard for the 22nd World Economic Forum on East Asia, held this year in Myanmar's capital city of Naypyidaw, on June 3, 2013. (Soe Than WIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Myanmar: Whose Reforms?

What's next for Myanmar? Young activists assess some of the challenges the country faces in the next phase of the reform process. more
A child of the Rohingya minority group applies a traditional cosmetic paste at an IDP camp in Sittwe, Myanmar on May 18, 2013. (Soe Than Win/AFP/Getty Images)

Photo of the Day: Traditional Face Painting in Myanmar

A child of the Rohingya minority group applies a traditional cosmetic paste at an IDP camp in Sittwe, Myanmar on May 18, 2013. (Soe Than Win/AFP/Getty Images) more