|Rice, Glorious Rice.|
|Bran is protein-rich but white rice is |
pure starch and that is the reason
wheat-people are generally
bigger than rice-people.
|Paddy to White Rice.|
"In Indonesia, the government bank was able to act like a private bank and did very, very well. Rural credit became a profit centre," he says. "I have nothing against private banking going into rural areas. But I find they are generally reluctant to do so when the rural areas are not prosperous."
|Interior of a Burmese Rice Mill in Waw, Burma.|
|A Rice Mill in Phyar Pone, Burma.|