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Water infrastructure reveals 2 sides of Myanmar's economic boom

Bottled water set to take off; most still use unsafe supplies
Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 05:50

Yangon

EVERY morning on his way to work in Yangon, builder Zaw Min Tun takes a swig of water at a Buddhist temple, a vital place to quench a thirst for the many ordinary citizens left behind by Myanmar's economic boom.

Bottled water is among the plethora of consumer industries set