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China Eastern Airlines introduces Hohhot-Kunming-Yangon flight

China Eastern Airlines introduced Hohhot-Kunming-Yangon flight on April 2, sources said. It is the third flight for the airline in Myanmar and 14th flight Myanmar and China.The airline will fly every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Sichuan Airlines from China is flying between Chengdu and Yangon twice a week starting from March 28. Airlines from China […]

Govt reiterates commitment to attract Asian tourists

The Ministry of Labor, Immigration and Population has yet to release an official statement cementing an August 1 decision with the Ministry of Hotel and Tourism to suspend the practice of requiring tourists to show US$1000 in cash upon arriving in Myanmar. According to the statement released to tour companies by the Ministry of Hotel […]

Myanmar Suspends a Show Money Policy for Certain Visitors

A notice was released August 1, suspending the policy requiring that Japanese, Korean and Chinese tourists are to show $1,000 as a proof of funds. This change in policy came after the Ministry of Hotel, and Tourism faced opposition. Even coming from the tourism sector itself. The order was released on July 20, granting a […]

Border trade increases by $196 million

Between 1 April and 25 May in this fiscal year, the value of border trade reached US$ 1.165 billion, recording an increase of $196 million compared to the same period in the last FY, state media reported quoting figures recently released by the Commerce Ministry. The total value of border trade, as of 25 May […]