Workers are transported to the site of the Thilawa Special

Workers are transported to the site of the Thilawa Special Economic Zone project

The first phase of the 2,400-hectare (5900-acre) SEZ, an hour from the commercial capital Yangon, is only months away from completion, and plans to host some 100 factories employing 50,000 people are being fast-tracked. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun