US sanctions on Myanmar lifted, but other restrictions remain

November 11, 2016
By: Anna Sayre, Legal Content Writer, SanctionsAlert.com

On October 7, 2016, President Obama issued an executive order terminating the Myanmar (also known as Burma) sanctions program and revoking the executive orders imposing sanctions against the Southeast Asian country. This formally concluded US economic sanctions against Myanmar nearly 20 years after their inception. (more…)