YANGON, 16 November 2018: Two Chinese airlines are currently introducing new services to Yangon, Myanmar’s commercial capital. China’s low-cost airline 9 Air has introduced a new service from Guangzhou to Yangon late October The airline concentrates on domestic services having just...
MAWLAMYAING, Myanmar 15 November 2018: The 72-room Hotel Suggati officially opens 15 December in Mawlamyaing, the capital of Myanmar’s Mon State. Located next to the Salween River, the waterfront property will be positioned as a three-star hotel for business and...

Awards backfire on Suu Kyi

YANGON, 14 November 2018: Myanmar authorities and citizens leapt to the defence of Aung San Suu Kyi Tuesday after Amnesty International stripped her of its top award over indifference to atrocities committed against Rohingya Muslims, doubling down on support...
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...