Myanmar KFC fans wait hours for 1st taste of US fast food

YANGON – Fried chicken aficionados queued for hours at Myanmar’s first KFC restaurant Tuesday, as the US restaurant chain became the latest big foreign brand to open an outlet in the long-cloistered nation. KFC is the first major US fast food chain to open in the country as reforms and the removal of most sanctions […]

Colonel Sanders comes to town

US chain KFC opened its first outlet in Burma’s commercial capital Rangoon on Tuesday, becoming the first major Western fast-food chain to establish a foothold in the once-isolated country. Its first outlet is on Bogyoke Aung San Road in central Rangoon and can seat up to 240 people. “It has been our dream for a […]