USTR - Press Releasehttp://www.ustr.gov/node/64/205,140/10en-usAmbassador Froman Announces Solar Project in Burma; Increases Capacity for InvestmentNaypyitaw, Burma - United States Trade Representative Michael Froman led a signing ceremony today where he announced the first-ever solar energy project in Burma's Mandalay region. This project will increase Burma's capacity to provide stable energy to its people and attract investment that will help the country grow its economy. http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/August/USTR-Froman-Announces-Solar-Project-in-Burma-Increases-Capacity-for-Investment2014-08-28T04:00:00U.S and Myanmar Agree to Develop New Initiative to Promote Labor RightsYangon, Myanmar –Today the United States and Myanmar issued the following Joint Statement regarding the development of a new initiative to promote fundamental labor rights and practices in Myanmar. Ambassador Michael Froman, the first U.S. Trade Representative to visit Myanmar, is in the country in conjunction with the ASEAN Economic Ministers meetings.Joint Statementhttp://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2014/August/US-and-Myanmar-Agree-to-Develop-New-Initiative-to-Promote-Labor-Rights2014-08-28T04:00:00Remarks by U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman at the 2014 ASEAN-U.S. Business SummitRemarks by U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman at the 2014 ASEAN-U.S. Business Summit August 27, 2014Yangon, Burma *As Prepared for Delivery*“It is a pleasure to be here today with all of you as part of a very productive ASEAN ministerial. And it’s a pleasure to be back in Myanmar.http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/speeches/2014/August/Remarks-by-USTR-Froman-at-the-2014-ASEAN-US-Business-Summit2014-08-27T04:00:00Joint Media Statement of USTR and the ASEAN Economic Ministers - Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam21 August 2013, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam  JOINT MEDIA STATEMENT  1. Consultations between the ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM) and the United States Trade Representative (“the Ministers”) were held on 21 August 2013 in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam. The Consultations were co-chaired by The Hon. Pehin Dato Lim Jock Seng, Second Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Brunei Darussalam and H.E. Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative.http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2013/august/aem-ustr-joint-statement2013-08-21T04:00:00United States and Burma Sign Trade and Investment Framework Agreement05/21/2013http://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2013/may/u.s.-burma-sign-tifa2013-05-21T04:00:00Marantis Highlights Support for Economic Reforms in Burma through Trade and Investment04/26/2013First American Trade Minister to Visit Discusses Opportunities Aheadhttp://www.ustr.gov/about-us/press-office/press-releases/2013/april/amb-marantis-economic-reforms-burma-trade2013-04-26T04:00:00