YANGON, 26 January 2017: Wyndham’s TRYP brand has arrived in Southeast Asia with the opening of a new- hotel in Yangon, Myanmar. The 60-room TRYP Yangon is Wyndham’s inaugural hotel in Myanmar. TRYP by Wyndham targets urban travellers with hotels located...
YANGON, 24 January 2017: Yangon Heritage Trust recognised, the Bogyoke Aung San Market, also know as Scott Market, on Bogyoke Aung San Street as the latest historic landmark to receive a Blue Plaque. The award was presented last Friday. YHT awards...
BANGKOK, 19 January 2017: Thai AirAsia will increase flights on the Bangkok-Mandalay route to twice daily starting 17 March. The airline’s commercial director, Santisuk Klongchaiya, said direct flights to Myanmar’s second largest city are busy as more Thai people travel...
KENG TUNG, MYANMAR, 17 January 2017: Amazing Kengtong Resort, a landmark property built on the site of a demolished Shan royal palace in the early 1990s will undergo a major remake starting this May. Amazing Holidays Hotels & Resorts took...
YANGON, 13 January 2017: To make Yangon more attractive to visitors, Myanmar’s former capital will open a new night market along its downtown 52nd Street. Global New Light of Myanmar reported that the Yangon City Development Committee plans to open...
BAGAN, 9 January 2017: Myanmar Earthquake Committee will check that pagodas in ancient Bagan, Nyang U district, Mandalay Region can withstand future quakes. The ancient pagodas were severely damaged during an earthquake last August. Now the priority is to restore the...
YANGON, 6 January 2017: The first ever International Tourism Expo Myanmar 2017 will be held, 20 to 22 January, at Tatmadaw Exhibition Hall in Yangon to promote tourism products. Global New Light of Myanmar reported the event, organised by Travel...
MANDALAY, 4 January 2017: The 2nd Myanmar International Travel Mart will take place, 12 to 13 January, at Diamond Plaza, Mandalay. Global New Light of Myanmar reported the event will promote domestic and outbound travel opportunities. During the two-day event, outbound...