Myanmar's development progress at stake as historic polls conclude

As Myanmar wraps up its first democratic elections in two and a half decades, experts weigh in on what development issues the new government should prioritize to sustain progress — and retain the country's status as Southeast Asia's "donor darling."

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  • Lean Alfred Santos

    Lean Alfred Santos is a former Devex development reporter focusing on the development community in Asia-Pacific, including major players such as the Asian Development Bank and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. He previously covered Philippine and international business and economic news, sports and politics.