Residents seek US brands; politicians and business people herald a new era of transparency and trade
Fri, Sep 16, 2016 - 5:50 AM
The Yangon river port seen beyond a main road in Yangon. Key Myanmar business players say the end of sanctions would usher in new investment and help the country rise from decades of poverty.
MYANMAR cheered a US promise to end sanctions on Thursday, with residents in its commercial capital clamouring for American brands while politicians and business moguls heralded a new era of transparency and trade.
US President Barack Obama vowed to scrap the trade limits...