Burger King GM talks Myanmar expansion plans

Biting into a Burger King in Myanmar for now requires a passport, with the country’s only restaurant located past customs at Yangon International Airport. But franchise operator Minor Food Group is hoping local appetite will merit many more outlets. Thai firm Minor Food Group (MFG) opened Myanmar’s first Burger King in Terminal 1 on July 1 – […]

Thai travel agents eye Myanmar

BANGKOK, 6 May 2014: Association of Thai Travel Agents says the opening of ASEAN Economic Community in 2015 will encourage Myanmar citizens to travel more. ATTA president, Sisdivachr Cheewarattanaporn, said Myanmar is an interesting market for Thailand as it is close by and citizens travel for various reasons including business, health, study and leisure. “Thailand […]

Air France Launches Codeshare Flights to Yangon

French flag carrier Air France has started flying between Yangon International Airport and Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris via Bangkok through a codeshare agreement with Bangkok Airways, the airline said. Travellers from Myanmar will now be able to travel to more than 90 business and leisure destinations across Europe, Africa and Americas through Bangkok […]