Domestic airline announces flight suspension

Domestic airline Air Thanlwin on Wednesday suspended flights to Myitkyina, the capital of Kachin State, as well as the cities of Tachileik, Kyaingtong and Lashio in adjacent Shan State. The suspension will continue until April 16, the company said in an announcement. myopenads The airline did not provide reasons for the cancellations but promised to […]

228 Taiwanese trapped in Myanmar’s Mandalay due to virus-inspired flight suspension

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — 228 Taiwanese tourists are trapped in Myanmar’s second-largest city, Mandalay, as the government suddenly suspends flights to Taiwan from the city, citing the escalating novel coronavirus outbreak. Taipei-based Far East International Tourism Group told local media outlets on Tuesday (Feb. 4) that 228 Taiwanese tourists traveling in Myanmar have been told […]