KFC’s first location will be on Bogyoke Aung San Road

KFC announced the location of its debut Myanmar outlet yesterday, as it gets closer to becoming the first major American fast-food chain to open in the country. Its restaurant on Yangon’s Bogyoke Aung San Road, opposite Bogyoke Market and FMI Center, will be the first to sell its signature fried chicken. No opening date has […]

FMI’s Landmark project moves forward without ‘critical’ lease extension

Restoration efforts are ongoing on the centrepiece building of a major development project in Yangon backed by business tycoon Serge Pun, despite continued difficulties in securing a critical lease extension for the mixed-use property. Major work on the Landmark Project, estimated at more than US$400 million and spread over more than 10 acres of prime […]