Myanmar to Resume Issuing Visas on Arrival to Visitors

The Ministry of Labor, Immigration and Population agreed to resume issuing visas on arrival (VOA) to foreign visitors after negotiating with the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism, a senior tourism official said. “We got initial agreement with the ministry of labor, immigration and population but the immigration department will still decide on the number of […]

Foreigners taking care committee has its first meeting

A supervisory committee for “taking care of foreign visitors” commissioned by the President’s office met in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday. Vice President 1, U Myint Swe, chairman of the committee, spoke at the committee’s first meeting. In his address, U Myint Swe said that Myanmar Police Force has established a 24/7 channel to connect the […]

CLMVT Forum discusses single visa system

Participants at the CLMVT Forum 2016 discussed matters related to the adoption of a single visa for Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam and Thailand, said Union Minister for Hotels and Tourism Ohn Maung in a press conference on the forum on Sunday. The forum took place in Bangkok, Thailand, from June 16 to 18. “The forum […]