30 Jun '15, 4pm

Myanmar KFC fans queue for hours for first taste of US fast food

Myanmar KFC fans queue for hours for first taste of US fast food

YANGON: Fried chicken aficionados queued for hours at Myanmar's first KFC restaurant on Tuesday (Jun 30), as the US fast food chain became the latest big foreign brand to open an outlet in the long-cloistered nation. KFC is the first major US restaurant chain to open in the country as reforms and the removal of most sanctions since the end of outright military rule tempt investors to a market of millions of prospective consumers. Soon after the doors opened a lunchtime crush developed at the new branch in the commercial hub of Yangon. The firm and its local partner - Yoma Strategic - hope it will be the first of many restaurants across the Southeast Asian nation. Businessman Kyaw Moe queued for three hours to buy chicken for eight family members, including school-age nieces and nephews. "I want them to taste this. It is my first time. My aunt in Singapore says it is also f...

Full article: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/business/internationa...

Tweets

#Myanmar KFC fans queue for hours for first taste of US fast food

#Myanmar KFC fans queue for hours for first tas...

straitstimes.com 30 Jun '15, 9am

YANGON (AFP) - Fried chicken aficionados queued for hours at Myanmar's first KFC restaurant on Tuesday, as the United Stat...

Keeping one's food heritage, with a twist. @dia...

channelnewsasia.com 29 Jun '15, 12pm

SINGAPORE: Renowned chefs Violet Oon and Justin Quek are among the headliners of this year's Singapore Food Festival (SFF)...

Singapore Food Festival 2015 to serve up a fres...

channelnewsasia.com 29 Jun '15, 12pm

SINGAPORE: Renowned chefs Violet Oon and Justin Quek are among the headliners of this year's Singapore Food Festival (SFF)...

[NEWS] A taste of #SISTAR in Singapore #SKECHER...

entertainment.toggle.sg 02 Jul '15, 3am

The quartet blazed through their visit to our little red dot with hopes of returning for more When a question on advice th...

Myanmar fisherman goes home after 22 years as a...

todayonline.com 01 Jul '15, 7am

Thailand's booming seafood business alone runs on an estimated 200,000 migrant workers, many of them forced onto boats aft...

Nike brought out the big guns for their "So Fast" Legion of Zoom Commercial

Nike brought out the big guns for their "So Fas...

sneakernews.com 01 Jul '15, 4pm

Nike is ready to showcase their Zoom Air technology with a new “So Fast” commercial campaign. Unveiled today, the commerci...

3 Hours until Collabatorium

hackaday.com 01 Jul '15, 10pm

This is your 3-hour warning. We’re kicking off our first ever Collabatorium and you’re invited. To join in just click the ...

3 reasons why dinosaur fans should visit Alberta

3 reasons why dinosaur fans should visit Alberta

aluxurytravelblog.com 30 Jun '15, 8am

3 reasons why dinosaur fans should visit Alberta By Kathryn Munro on Jun 30, 2015 in Attractions , Canada , Going Out , No...

Fast Abs

runnersworld.com 03 Jul '15, 6pm

A generation ago, you'd be hard-pressed to find elite runners paying attention to their abs. Today, it's practically manda...

Apple Watch Singapore launch: Fans queue overnight

Apple Watch Singapore launch: Fans queue overnight

channelnewsasia.com 26 Jun '15, 3am

SINGAPORE: Apple fans in Singapore queued up at stores overnight to get their hands on the tech giant’s first smartwatch, ...

A prime minister sued a blogger for defamation. He was cross-examined by the blogger, unrepresented.

A prime minister sued a blogger for defamation....

mothership.sg 01 Jul '15, 8am

A High Court hearing on July 1, 2015, to assess the amount of damages blogger Roy Ngerng has to pay Prime Minister Lee Hsi...

How to train your core (and get abs, fast) like...

runnersworld.com 03 Jul '15, 6pm

A generation ago, you'd be hard-pressed to find elite runners paying attention to their abs. Today, it's practically manda...