Source: U.S. Department of the Treasury – OFAC WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) amended the Burmese Sanctions Regulations, 31 C.F.R. part 537 (“the Regulations”), and updated the Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons (SDN) List. Specifically, OFAC issued regulatory amendments intended to support trade with […]

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Source: The Wall Street Journal YANGON, Myanmar—Washington isn’t ready to fully shed sanctions on Myanmar, instead awaiting progress on issues including human rights as the government run by Aung San Suu Kyi takes charge, the U.S. ambassador to the Southeast Asian nation indicated. The Obama administration must make an annual ruling on whether to continue […]

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