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Ford opens first dealership in Yangon

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YANGON - Ford Motor Co officially opened its first authorised dealership in Myanmar Friday, joining a rush to set up shop in the former junta-ruled country as the West rolls back sanctions. 

A hostess poses for photographs during the official opening of the Ford Motor Co's first authorised dealership in Myanmar at the Ford Motor Showroom in Yangon on Friday. (EPA photo)

Despite price tags beyond the reach of many in the impoverished nation, the US auto giant said more than 1,500 customers had already visited the showroom since its ``soft launch'' two months ago.

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