For businesses in Myanmar, the promise is unfulfilled

Six years ago, Jon North started collecting data on Myanmar. He bought maps, secured satellite imagery and started scouting. He has travelled the world kicking rocks, and liked what he saw in the Southeast Asian nation. A banana-shaped arc of young volcanic rock curves through the Southwest Pacific, and its gold deposits have fed rich […]

Tony Roma’s opens first restaurant in Myanmar

Tony Roma’s opened its first restaurant Monday in Myanmar, formerly known as Burma. Orlando, Fla.-based Romacorp Inc., parent to the casual-dining chain, said the restaurant was developed with franchise partner APEX Food and Beverages Co. Ltd. of Yangon, the Southeast Asian nation’s largest city, with nearly 5 million people. Tony Roma’s is the first U.S. […]