This Is What A New Burmese Furniture Shop Looks Like, Researchers Say

Posted May 08, 2018 04:53:30 Burmish furniture shops, including kyrendi and kyresta, have been around since the 1920s, but the last decade has seen a rapid growth in their popularity and business.They’re popular in Myanmar’s rural areas where the country’s ethnic and religious minorities live in close proximity.“I have visited kyrexi (a Burmuean term for an outdoor shop) on the […]

Painted pine furniture shop in Myanmar closes after owner dies

Painted Pine furniture shops in Myanmar are closing as the owners of a shop where they have been selling decorative wood products died, local media reported.The owners of Painted Pines in Yangon, where the business opened in 2004, have sold off some of their furniture and their shop has been closed since July, according to the Chitang Daily.The news comes […]

What the hell is going on in Hong Kong?

On Sunday, Myanmar-based clothing shop, Blooming Boutique, was forced to close for the second time in two weeks after owner Chia-Ming Tsai called the store “a place of prostitution” and a “garden for prostitutes”.The store has been closed since October 19, when it was sold to a Chinese company for HK$2 million.In October, it was shut down after being sold […]