YANGON, 4 February 2021: Myanmar's military rulers have closed all commercial airports including the country's main gateway Yangon International Airport until 31 May. Before the Monday coup that saw the army round-up the country's newly...
YANGON, 2 February 2021: Myanmar’s maverick military leaders seized power in a coup that ousted the country’s newly elected government on Monday. Commander in chief of the military, Min Aung Hlaing declared a Stare of Emergency for...
YANGON, 21 January 2021: Exploration Travel Myanmar has announced a new tour that visits the Unesco World heritage temples of Bagan virtually of course. In the first week of operation, the company says...
YANGON, 19 January 2021: The five-star Sule Shangri-La Hotel joins around 1,000 hotels, 1 February, that have been forced to temporarily close due to the economic fallout of the Covid-19 pandemic. Owned by the...
BANGKOK, 6 January 2021: Member governments of the Greater Mekong Subregion have postponed the Mekong Tourism Forum due to be hosted in Bagan, Myanmar this February to September 2021.  The Greater Mekong Subregion...
YANGON, 5 January 2021: Myanmar has extended the ban on all international commercial passenger flights to and from its international airports until 31 January 2021 at the earliest when the ruling will come up for review.
YANGON, 23 December 2020: A new kid on the block in Yangon's crowded travel agency sector, Exploration Travel, recommends 10 top experiences for your wish-list to keep dreams alive until international travel resumes to Myanmar. 
YANGON, 23 December 2020: Longtime Yangon resident and travel specialist, Edwin Briels, has been elected to the Myanmar Tourism Marketing committee for a second two-year term. In a message to travel trade colleagues on Facebook,...
YANGON, 16 December 2020: Myanmar continues to ban all international commercial passenger flights until at least 31 December and could extend the ban beyond to the first quarter of 2021 due to the recent spike in Covid-19 cases.
YANGON, 2 December 2020: Even as Myanmar struggles with more than 88,000 Covid-19 cases Myanmar Tourism Marketing (MTM) presents 'White Paper' recommendations on “reopening and safety first.” MTM gained valuable observations during four virtual...