Capturing opportunity: Myanmar’s hotel and tourism boom

Since Myanmar liberalized its economy in 2011, the country has experienced a surge of foreign direct investment and visiting tourists. Official government figures show that tourist arrivals have risen from below 1 million in 2011 to over 3 million in 2014, with the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism setting an ambitious target of 4.5 to […]

Dusit takes its DusitD2 brand to Myanmar

Dusit International announces the signing of a hotel management agreement (HMA) for the first-ever dusitD2 project to be located in Myanmar. Slated for a 2017 opening date, the dusitD2 Residence Yangon is ideally situated between the city centre and Yangon International Airport. The residence will offer 300 units, a specialty dining outlet, bar, business lounge […]