American fast food chain playing catchup in Yangon

The first Ya Kun store will be slated to open in the 1st week of June 2013 at the front of the new Parkson Department Store along the strategic Bogyoke Aung Sang Road. As the new Parkson Department Store is next to the historic Bogyoke Aung San Market – which is a must visit for […]

Starbucks looks to blend into Myanmar

Starbuck’s CEO Howard Schultz told reporters in Bangkok on Monday that Myanmar is one of the coffee chain’s targeted countries to expand into in the near future. “Within the next couple of years, I’d say,” said Schultz, on a visit to mark the chain’s 15-year anniversary in Thailand. The Seattle-founded company plans to double its […]