Myanmar sees influx of tourists since April

Over 300,000 international visitors have entered Myanmar since the beginning of the fiscal year on April 1, most coming from Thailand, according to immigration authorities. “Visitors from Thailand rank first with over 50,000 in number, followed by China and Japan,” said an official from immigration control in Yangon International Airport. Thai visitors mostly tour famous […]

Hong Kong manufactures to set up garment park in Myanmar

Garment manufacturers from Hong Kong have entered into an agreement to set up their first industrial park in Myanmar, reports the South China Morning Post. The apparel park would be set up on 200 hectare area in Yangon, the former capital of Myanmar. The park would be part of the 400-hectare Thilawa Special Economic Zone, […]

Lotte Beverage enters Myanmar

Lotte has entered Myanmar’s beverage market as a bottler for PepsiCo, the company said last week. Lotte Chilsung Beverage, the beverage division of the country’s fifth largest business conglomerate, launched LOTTE-MGS Beverage at the Traders Hotel in Yangon on January 29. A total of 150 high-ranking officials from Lotte and MGS as well as Myanmar […]