Two Philippine airlines granted seats to Yangon

Direct flights from the Philippines to Myanmar will begin soon, following the former’s Civil Aviation Board recent granting of seat entitlements to AirAsia Zest and Cebu Pacific on the Manila-Yangon route. In May, the two countries reached an air service agreement allowing airlines to fly between the two destinations. Currently, Philippine nationals enjoy 14 days […]

Manila, Yangon to hold air talks May 19

As part of efforts to strike deals with as many nations as possible and strengthen the tourism sector, the Philippines said Thursday air talks have been scheduled with Myanmar this month. The talks will happen in Yangon on May 19, said Jose Perpetuo Lotilla, the Philippine Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) undersecretary, said. This […]