A small port is built for temporary use at a site for a billion dollar industrial estate in Dawei district in Myanmar May10 , 2012. A simple, red sign on a white beach marks the start of a billion-dollar highway that will, one day, lead to a vast industrial project to be built close to impoverished Myanmar’s border with Thailand. But with years to go before it is up and running, the $50 billion port and industrial complex in the southern city of Dawei is already struggling to look relevant as Myanmar emerges from untouchable state to Asia’s latest Eldorado.
Pictures taken May 10, 2012. To match story MYANMAR-DAWEI/ REUTERS/Khettiya Jittapong (MYANMAR – Tags: BUSINESS CONSTRUCTION)