Stranded Myanmar students from Wuhan arrives in Mandalay

UPDATE 2: Two Myanmar students in Wuhan are sick and undergoing medical treatment, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Sunday, as 59 other students from the beleaguered Chinese city arrived in Mandalay. The two students “had to be taken for proper medical treatment because of high body temperature”, the ministry said in a statement, […]

Wuhan Flights to Myanmar Stopped Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Mandalay – China Eastern Airlines (CEA) announced Friday that its direct flights from the Chinese city of Wuhan to Mandalay have been canceled. Following the Wuhan lockdown, as China banned travel to Wuhan after the coronavirus outbreak, the airline said it would refund passengers. China extended travel bans to cities near Wuhan today. Passengers with […]

New Inbound Flights Raise Prospects for Myanmar Tourism

Tourism players are hopeful that a string of new flights will boost inbound tourism to Myanmar. In recent months, a number of airlines have started operating new routes connecting China with Myanmar, with other international airlines announcing imminent flights. Chinese destinations include new routes to Hangzhou, Shanghai and Wuhan. Last month, Indian LCC IndiGo Airlines […]