YANGON, 28 November 2019: If you are planning a trip to Myanmar cruising on the iconic Irrawaddy and Chindwin rivers percolates to the surface as the top options. That’s if you are determined to side-step the well-trodden...
YANGON, 22 November 2019: Dubbed the world’s cheapest train tour you pay USD15 cents to ride Yangon’s Circular Train that links the city suburbs and satellite towns in 45.9 km double track loop. While it takes...
YANGON, 11 November 2019: I enjoy walking tours, but I always keep one eye open for the corner coffee shop a couple of hours into the tour as the sun’s tropical glare intrudes on sidewalk shade. Yangon is...
YANGON, 8 November 2019: Yangon will close 2019 with at least 400 new rooms in the city’s highly competitive upper-scale hotel segment, according to the latest Colliers International Myanmar report. That pushes the room total from 5,300  in...
HONG KONG, 29 October 2019:  Marriott International Inc has signed a landmark agreement with Myanmar’s leading property developer, Yoma Land, to bring the Westin brand to Myanmar in late 2021. Under the agreement, the new-build Westin...
YANGON, 29 October 2019: Kunming-based Ruili Airlines started a new service to Yangon in Myanmar this week from Mangshi the main city in a region in southwest Yunnan province, China, that shares a 68 km border with...
YANGON, 8 October 2019: Pandaw, a river cruise specialist in Asia, confirmed its newest ship RV Kanee Pandaw is ready to sail from the Mandalay shipyard in Myanmar. Completed in less than six...
SEPANG, Malaysia, 7 October 2019: AirAsia filed an MYR479.78 million claim, last week, at the Kuala Lumpur High Court against Malaysia Airports (Sepang) Sdn Bhd (MASSB), a unit of Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB).
YANGON, 7 October 2019: Myanmar has added more countries to its visa-on-arrival list to make it easier for tourists to visit the country as it raises its tourism appeal worldwide. Effective since 1 October,...
YANGON, 3 October 2019: Mandalay and Yangon can expect more Chinese tourists to visit during the cool season months as Kunming Airlines adds new services. The Chinese airline, home-based in Kunming, Yunnan province, China, confirmed it...