YANGON, 25 May 2017: Myanmar authorities are studying the feasibility of an airport-downtown shuttle bus service to make transfers more affordable for independent travellers. Global New Light of Myanmar reported authorities are studying proposed routes for a shuttle service business...
BAGAN, 19 May 2017: Myanmar's government will amend the 1998 Protection and Preservation of Cultural Heritage Regions Law to empower authorities and keep up with the current tourism situation. Global New Light of Myanmar reported the 1998 cultural heritage law...
YANGON, MYANMAR, 18 May 2017: Myanmar travel specialist,  Thahara, has teamed up with local creative digital agency Nex to create an illustrated map that shows Yangon’s alternative side, by shining a light on some of the lesser known sights...
BANGKOK, 16 May 2017: They make it look so easy, but the most difficult feats look that way whenever the well practiced demonstrate precision skills. Up front on the still surface of an Inle Lake channel, skirted by floating gardens,...
YANGON, 16 May 2017: Myanmar Tourism Federation says the country will soon impose a tourist tax on visitors to fund the country’s tourism promotional activities. Myanmar Times quoted the federation’s chairman, U Yan Win, saying the scheme was decided by...
RAKHINE STATE, 11 May 2017: Myanmar’s Ministry of Hotels and Tourism says it is recommending that Thandwe Airport in southern Rakhine State be extended and turned into an international gateway airport. Irrawaddy media quoted the Hotels and Tourism Minister, U...
YANGON, 4 May 2017: Myanmar Tourism Marketing will host FAM trips to Myanmar during the so-called green season. Marketing and public relations gurus like to call the rainy season green based on the belief the monsoon season downpours discourage travel. The...
BANGKOK, 3 May 2017: Vietnam Airlines has confirmed it will expand services from Hanoi to Yangon Myanmar, effective 15 June. Frequency on the Hanoi-Yangon route will increase from five weekly flights to daily in response to increased business travel demand...
BANGKOK, 25 April 2017: Four of Myanmar’s beach destinations are emerging as contenders in Asia’s search for the next exotic tropical getaway spot, according to the latest C9 Hotelworks report. According to research released in C9 Hotelworks' Ngapali Beach Tourism...
YANGON, 12 April 2017: The countdown to Myanmar’s longest holiday and largest festival has begun as the mercury rises in Yangon. Thingyan, which literally translates into "transit”, marks the beginning of the Burmese New Year and is celebrated in a...