Burma said Monday it would allow in some Southeast Asian aid workers.
The government's food giveaway may undercut a successful cash aid program.
India promised to increase lines of credit to Africa to $5.4 billion during a summit in New Delhi last month.
It's the easiest place in Central Asia to start a business, but high interest rates make it hard to get small business loans.
At a meeting Tuesday in Berne, Switzerland, international agencies pledge to create a task force to cope with the global food crisis.