Caravans to carry tours and footfalls into Myanmar

To raise its own visitor numbers, Myanmar is working with operators and organisations in neighbouring countries on improving cross-border tourism in the region. One of its efforts is the development of caravan tours that run from India via Myanmar and Thailand to Singapore, revealed Khin San Aye, executive committee member of the Union of Myanmar […]

Mandalay commodity traders pessimistic of 10 % deposit

Mandalay Commodity Depot Society has introduced a 10 per cent deposit system to prevent cheating, said an executive committee member recently. The new system that requires the advanced payment of 10 per cent of the transaction price was instituted on 1st November. But some society members expressed concerns about its effectiveness and about the lack […]