Myanmar pushes ahead with new carrier, airport

Asia’s recently democratized nation, Myanmar (formerly Burma), is expanding its aviation capability with a new airline and the construction of an international airport. The new carrier, to be named Asian Blue Aviation, is joint venture (JV) between Japan’s full-service carrier All Nippon Airways (ANA) and Myanmar-based banking, infrastructure and telecoms company Golden Sky World, a […]

Wyndham Hotel Group Expands Asia Presence With First Property in Myanmar

YANGON, MYANMAR, Sep 02, 2015 – Wyndham Hotel Group today announced plans to expand its portfolio of offerings in Southeast Asia to Myanmar for the first time with the signing of a franchise agreement for a 260-room Wyndham Grand hotel in Yangon, the country’s capital city. Owned by Asia Myanmar Shining Star Company, the five-star […]

Singapore Consortium Back in Running for Myanmar Airport

SINGPORE — A consortium including Singapore’s Changi Airport Planners and Yongnam Holdings Inc has been invited by the government of Myanmar to re-enter negotiations to build and operate a new international airport in the country. In August a consortium led by South Korea’s Incheon International Airport Corp was named as the preferred bidder to build […]