TITLE

BURMA OPENS FOR BUSINESS

AUTHOR(S)
MONTLAKE, SIMON
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;Fall2011 Special Issue, Vol. 7 Issue 11, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a change in the business environment in Burma after initiatives to attract foreign companies by a new, semi-elected government which took power in March 2011. It mentions the promise made by President Thein Sein to support local entrepreneurship and attract foreign investors. It presents the views of Burmese businessmen on the challenges posed by the return of multinational brands and a more open economy, and discusses the country's economic situation in 2011.
ACCESSION #
66305598

 

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