Airlines to be subsidised for passengers from Yangon, Seoul and Bandung

GEORGE TOWN, MALAYSIA: The Penang government is proposing to subsidise airlines bringing in passengers from Yangon, Seoul and Bandung in a bid to tap the tourism markets there. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said his administration was willing to pay US$10 (RM37.49) per passenger to airlines for direct flights originating from the three cities to […]

Direct flights to open between Yangon and Yogyakarta

Direct flights between Yogyakarta and Myanmar will start this year with the aim of boosting the number of tourists from Myanmar visiting the city and other places in Indonesia, reports the Jakarta Globe on February 11. Indonesia’s ambassador to Myanmar Mr Ito Sumardi told media that only dozens of tourists from Myanmar visit Indonesia each […]