Brewing up a recipe for success in tea production

Myanmar’s tea industry, which once suffered a serious blow to its reputation when harmful dyes were found to be used in production in 2009, is slowly making its way back through efforts such as organic growing and better processing methods, tea-producing businesses have told The Myanmar Times. Tea plantations in the country are mostly found […]

Kokang Sowing Seeds for Investment With Industrial Zones

Industrial zone projects are underway in Shan State’s Kokang self-administrative region, say local lawmakers who are inviting foreign investment to the area on the Sino-Burmese border. Myi Shauk Chan, a member of the Shan State parliament from Kokang, told The Irrawaddy that three industrial zones had already been planned for his region. Construction on one, […]