Construction of Myanmar’s first aquarium to complete next year

YANGON-The first international-standard Myanmar Aquarium including an underwater wing is being constructed in Kandawgyi Gardens in Yangon and is expected to complete in 2020, says Director Tin Maung Tun from Mottma Development Group implementing the Aquarium project. Under the leadership of Yangon Region Government, the Yangon Ecological Aquarium has been cooking since 2016. “An underwater […]

TCEB inks accord in Myanmar

BANGKOK, 28 August 2014: Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau has inked a MICE collaboration agreement with the Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry. A comprehensive Memorandum of Understanding was signed, last week, during a ceremony held in Yangon to build cooperation to expand the events business between the two countries. TCEB […]

Hoteliers hope to get slice of expanding market in Myanmar

YANGON: Myanmar is in urgent need of more quality and affordable hotel rooms to meet its forecast of attracting over three million tourist arrivals in 2015 and 7.5 million international visitors by 2020. By the end of 2013, it is expecting to welcome two million visitors. By the first quarter of 2016, Sedona Hotel Yangon […]