BAGAN, Myanmar, 9 April 2019: A Chinese company conducted a survey of Bagan in March to evaluate if a heritage theatre project would appeal to tourists and turn a profit for its developers. Myanmar Times reported...
YANGON, 5 April 2019: Strand Cruise announced details this week of a new cruise option for its end-of-season sailings between Bagan and Yangon. Scheduled for May, the itinerary offers passengers the choice of booking bite-sized sections of...
YANGON, 29 March 2019: Myanmar’s Department of Civil Aviation will conduct a new field study that could revive the Hantharwady International Airport that was slated for Bago. Tourism and airline executives in Yangon welcomed the news that...
YANGON, 22 March 2019: Against the backdrop of a challenging 2018, Myanmar Tourism Marketing Association says 2019 opened on a positive note with January travel arrivals up 19%. The country’s hotels and tourism...
YANGON, 21 March 2019: Despite relocating three of its riverboats to India during the first quarter of this year cruise specialist, Pandaw says it will invest in a new vessel in Myanmar. Pandaw...
KOTA KINABALU: 21 March 2019 – Diethelm Travel Group, announced Wednesday that its Malaysia office has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Sabah Tourism Board to increase joint marketing and promotions to position Sabah in Malaysian Borneo as a...
CHIANG RAI, 12 March 2019: There was a time when proud residents called Keng Tung the “capital of the Golden Triangle” and rightly so. It shared borders with China, Laos and Thailand and chronicles wrote of...
YANGON, 11 March 2019: Myanmar’s aviation market suffered a slowdown in growth in 2018 following a decade of positive passenger traffic. International passenger traffic growth shrunk to 2%, which was close to the 3%...
YANGON, 8 March 2019: Myanmar started 2019 on a positive note registering 162,612 tourist arrivals during January an increase of 19% when compared with the same month in 2017. Preliminary figures were released, earlier this week, by...
MYEIK, Myanmar, 26 February: The ‘last island paradise’ of the Mergui Archipelago, straddling Myanmar and Thailand, has been in the spotlight with a high-level inspection and a day visit by a large super-cruise ship last week.