Paw San Rice: Myanmar’s ticket back to the international stage?

It all started with a plate of fried rice. It was a simple, perfectly balanced dish: a handful of plump prawns, some shallots and diced vegetables. All resting atop a mound of fragrant (and locally grown), long-grained Paw San rice, with each grain distinct and curling at the ends like a baroque version of Basmati. […]

South India’s cement makers now start exports to Myanmar

CHENNAI: Depressed market conditions for the second year running have forced cement makers in south India to look at different export markets. After testing the Sri Lankan market, manufacturers have now started exporting to Myanmar. It is learnt that Chettinad Cements, The India Cements, Dalmia Cements and Ramco Cements have started shipping cement to Myanmar […]