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Sunrise over Bagan Plains, Myanmar, taken from a hot air balloon on February 9, 2014. (Elizabeth Haslam/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: A View From the Top in Myanmar

Sunrise over Bagan Plains, Myanmar, taken from a hot air balloon on February 9, 2014. (Elizabeth Haslam/Flickr) more
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
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
Myanmar Foreign Minister U Wunna Maung Lwin at Asia Society in New York on Wednesday, September 25, 2013.

Official: 'Gold Rush' Is On in Myanmar

"The door for business opportunity has been closed for four decades," said Myanmar Foreign Minister U Wunna Maung Lwin. "That door is now wide open. It's a gold rush." more

Responsible Investment in Myanmar's Future (Complete)

Business and civil society leaders, government officials, and experts look at challenges and opportunities in Myanmar's ongoing reforms. more