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KFC Arrives in Myanmar

The official launch of Myanmar’s first KFC fast food restaurant was held on 7 July. Ted Stedem, Managing Director of KFC Restaurants Asia Pte Ltd and Serge Pun, Executive Chairman Yoma Strategic Holdings (Local franchisee of KFC) and other honorable guests attended this ceremony. JR Ching, Chief Financial Officer of Yoma Strategic and Managing Director of KFC Myanmar said “We hope that all people who love delicious food will come and eat at Myanmar’s very first KFC restaurant. All our food will be prepared with the freshest in- gredients and shared in hearty and generous portions just as Colonel Sanders did when he founded KFC. We also promise to offer meals to accessible prices so that everyone can enjoy the great taste of KFC food. “The restaurant, located in downtown of Yangon at IMA Building 375, Bogyoke Aung San Road, opposite the famous Bogyoke Aung San Market, occupies two-story of the build- ing and can seat up to 240 people. Micky Pant, CEO KFC also said,” We are delight- ed to partner with Yoma Strategic to bring KFC to Myanmar. It has been our dream for a long time to have a KFC in Yangon, one of the great cities of the world. Myanmar is blessed with a rich history and culture and is poised for strong economic growth in the coming years: now joins over 120 countries and territories that enjoy the delicious taste of KFC. “KFC is famous for its Original Rec- ipe® chicken made with a secret blend of 11 herbs and spices that Colonel Sanders, the restaurant’s founder, perfected 75 years ago. KFC will make the same great tasting Original Recipe® chicken, as well as other KFC core products such as Hot & Crispy chicken and the Zinger Burger available in Myanmar. The menu will also include a selection of freshly prepared meals which cater for local taste and preference. KFC Corporation is one the world’s most popu- lar chicken restaurant chain and specializes in Original Recipe®, Extra CrispyTM, Ken-tucky Grilled Chicken® and Extra CrispyTM Strips, Hot WingsTM, Go Cups, Famous Bowls, Pot Pies, freshly made chicken sand- wiches, biscuits and home-style side items. There are more than 19,400 KFC outlets in 120 countries and territories around the world. KFC Corporation is a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc., Louisville, Kentucky. (NYSE: YUM.)