YANGON, 31 October 2018: More hotels are on the way in Myanmar’s commercial capital, Yangon, despite a sluggish tourism performance over the last two years due to the on-going Rohingya crisis. Developers at the luxury end of the market appear...
YANGON, 26 October 2018: Just weeks before Myanmar’s peak season kicks in, early November, airlines say they will maintain current domestic fares. Myanmar Times reported that airlines flying domestic services have no option, but to hold fares, despite steep increases...
YANGON, 28 August 2018: Hotels continue to open in Myanmar’s commercial capital Yangon, despite telltale signs of a drop in international passengers flying to the gateway city. According to a recent CAPA market summary, “Myanmar has not lived up to...
YANGON, 20 August 2018: Travellers visiting in Myanmar can rely on around seven airlines to offer competent domestic services to tourist destinations across the country. Fielding questions from TTR Weekly as a follow up to an earlier report 'Myanmar loses...
YANGON, 15 August 2018: Myanmar’s Air KBZ has signed up for an interline agreement with Hahn Air that heads up a travel agency network worldwide. The deal means that more thann100,000 travel agents in 190 countries, can now book Air...
HANOI, 6 August 2018: Asia DMC is promoting fam trips for overseas travel agents to visit Myanmar starting with Australia and New Zealand. The company headquartered in Vietnam has an office in Myanmar, which will organise the familiarisation trips designed...
WASHINGTON, 9 March 2018: The US Holocaust Memorial Museum said Wednesday it was stripping Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi of a prestigious human rights award, accusing her of doing little to halt the ethnic cleansing of...
CHIANG MAI, 25 January 2018: Myanmar recorded 1.3 million tourist arrivals at its main aviation gateway Yangon International Airport, the country’s Myanmar Tourism Marketing reported at the ASEAN Tourism Forum. The annual ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF), opened at an elaborate...
YANGON, 24 January 2018: A brand new travel show will be launched to promote both inbound and outbound travel from Myanmar this July. Thailand-based ICVeX a subsidiary of Index Creative Village PCL is organising the new show. The company has been...
YANGON, 23 January 2018: A Myanmar travel agency, Beyond Boundaries, will re-launch free Yangon walk tours that showcase the history of downtown Yangon from the pre-colonial period to modern day Yangon. The popular tours were set up by Australian Gino...