World at Work: Myanmar

By Jane Hwang - 2013-01-30T16:49:07Z

Photograph by Brent Lewin/Bloomberg

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A vendor, right, sells clothes to a woman in Yangon. Myanmar is aiming to resolve $11 billion in overdue debt from decades of military rule that left the country among Asia's poorest. President Thein Sein's moves to modernize the country's financial and physical infrastructure after years of neglect have lured private equity funds and companies such as General Electric Co. and Norway's Telenor ASA (TEL).