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John Duerden looks at the sports industry’s prospects in a Southeast Asian country that is on an upward trajectory despite lingering political and infrastructural challenges.

Myanmar, Thailand and Indonesia have officially bid to host the Fifa U20 World Cup in 2021. In total, three of the five bids for the U20 World Cup are from Asia

Myanmar and Philippines will co-host the 2016 AFF Cup, the Asean Football Federation has confirmed.

Dentsu has agreed a deal that will see it seek to boost promotion of this year’s 27th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games, which takes place in Myanmar.

ESPN Star Sports (ESS), the Asian arm of the international sports broadcaster, has held on to its media rights for the English Premier League in Asia, agreeing deals covering 18 markets until 2013.