Myanmar’s Clams Sell Well in Thailand

Clams from a town on the Myeik Archipelago in Taninthayi Region are in high demand in Thailand. Clam diving at Kyunsu Township in the archipelago is a seasonal job available only during the dry season. The clams are transferred to Myeik, where they get exported to Thailand through the Mawtaung border. The price is reportedly […]

Myeik Tourism Operators Frustrated Over Delays for Speed Boat Import Licences

There are some delays in getting licences to import the boasts for use in tourism in the Myeik archipelago in Taninthayi Region, said local business people involved in tourism. Fewer tourists are visiting the region with the rainy season under way, but many more speed boats are required compared with the numbers used in the […]