Mandalay palace to be restored

MANDALAY, 3 April 2015: Myanmar’s Ministry of Culture has invited tenders to undertake a major renovation of Mya Nan San Kyaw Palace in Mandalay. Eleven Myanmar media reported that this is the second tender for the renovation of the palace. The first tender was opened in 2013, but finalised. In July 2013, the Ministry of […]

Mountain Bike Race to Mandalay

Competitive cycling in Myanmar took a step forward last weekend when the third leg of the inaugural Cycle and Make a Difference Charity Series hosted the country’s first-ever nighttime mountain bike race. Held on March 27 – as part of a three-day cycling competition that also included a road race on March 28 and a […]

Businesses Bid for Tourist Exploitation of Historic Mandalay Palace

Mandalay Division’s government said it is privatizing the tourist exploitation of the historic Mandalay Palace complex, the abode of Burma’s last kings, the Konbaung Dynasty. In August, several firms were invited to submit a tender to manage commercial exploitation and ticket sales at the famed Mandalay Palace complex, said Nyo Myint Tun, a supervisor of […]