Coronavirus Hits Myanmar’s Travel Agents

Yangon – Myanmar’s travel agents have been further hit by the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism’s suspension of visas-on-arrival for Chinese tourists and demands that tour operators cancel Chinese trips to stop the spread of the coronavirus. The ministry canceled visas-on-arrival for Chinese visitors on Saturday and on Monday instructed tour operators to suspend all […]

Nok ups Yangon flights

BANGKOK, 7 July 2015: Nok Air will increase services between Bangkok (Don Mueang Airport) and Yangon in Myanmar from two to three flights daily effective 25 October. However, from 2 September to 24 October, the additional third service will be operational, but on just four days a week; Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. From 25 […]

Trade volumes likely to fall short of $25b goal

But bilateral trade is growing across the board as new trade partners around the globe are taking more interest in doing business with Myanmar Myanmar has only managed to meet 63 percent of its annual bilateral trade target of US$25 billion through the first months of the 2013-14 fiscal year, drawing doubts for the first […]