LOIKAW, Myanmar, 17 January 2019: Myanmar’s Balloons Over Bagan confirmed, Tuesday, it will base its hot-air balloon flights in the remote ethnic region of Kayah State. Balloon Over Loikaw is now the fourth option in the arsenal...
YANGON, 15 January 2019: Sichuan Airlines launched direct flights at the weekend from Chongqing in China to Mandalay, Myanmar’s second largest city. With a flight time of two hours and 30 minutes the service...
YANGON, 10 January 2019: Myanmar is planning digital marketing to support the country's hotels and tourism sectors, particularly to attract visitors from China's Hong Kong and Macau Special Administrative Regions (SAR), Myanmar News Agency reported earlier this...
KAWTHAUNG, Myanmar 10 January 2019:  A sailing firm owned by Memories Group, a leading Myanmar tourism corporation, has acquired a 16.7-metre solar-powered yacht that is now bookable for expeditions around the Mergui Archipelago. Burma...
BANGKOK, 7 January 2019: Myanmar’s Rich Mandalay Group has appointed Dusit International to manage its latest property in Yangon under the hotel group’s ASAI brand. Now under construction in Yankin township, in the northern central part...
BANGKOK, 18 December 2018: Bangkok Airways will increase its daily flights between Bangkok and Mandalay in Myanmar to double daily effective 1 January. It’s a seasonal addition to meet an increase in bookings generated by the airline’s codeshare partners in...
YANGON, 13 December 2018: The owner of a hotel on Myanmar’s Inle Lake has dropped the Best Western brand reverting to the hotel’s original identity ‘Thousand Island Hotel’. The 42-room city hotel, facing the river’s long-tail boat wharf, opened in...
YANGON, 13 December 2018: The Myanmar government has introduced a new regulation that makes it easier for Indian tourists to visit the country. Effective 1 December Indian nationals can now enter Myanmar using the visa-on-arrival (VOA) channel at Yangon, Mandalay...
YANGON, 11 December 2018: Southern Myanmar’s Tanintharyi region, a narrow strip down to the nation’s southern tip, recently unveiled plans to boost growth through responsible tourism. Once part of the Siam and Thai kingdoms, and now sharing a land border...
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...