Singapore’s Pan Pacific opens new hotel in Yangon, remains confident of long term ROI

Wee Wei Ling, executive director of Pan Pacific Hotel Group, isn’t at all worried about the glut in hotel rooms in Yangon. “There is definitely an oversupply. In fact, tourism has been declining recently. But we are long-term investors in Myanmar. We see the potential of this country and we would like to grow with […]

French Wine & Food Festival on 16 Nov 2017 at the Tea Factory, Yangon

Dear Friends: I kindly remind you that the Beaujolais Nouveau French festival will take place on 16th November, at 6.30 pm, at the Tea Factory (Sonder Living). See Google Map here for the venue location. There will be a free flow of French wine flown directly from France and a free flow of food served […]

Colliers Property Report: Yangon Upper-Scale Hotel Q2 2017

Creative Solutions Needed In a Challenging Market Landscape The sizeable rise in new supply is now taking a toll on Yangon’s upper-scale hotel market. Despite previous attempts to reduce ADRs, occupancy levels continue to trend downward. Colliers recommends developers to rethink with creative strategies and focus instead on enhancing the overall experiential value. Forecast at […]

Myanmar Trade Show, Exhibition & Conference Calendar for the month of September & October 2017

Name, Venue & Organizer Date Myanmar Construction Industry & Technology Tradeshow, Gandamar Grand Ballroom, Yangon, Myanmar, Api99 Resources Pte Ltd 01-03 Sep 2017 The Euromoney Myanmar Global Investment Forum 2017, Myanmar International Convention Centre 2, Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC) and Euromoney Institutional Investor (Asia) 12-13 Sep 2017 Myanmar International Franchise & […]

Myanmar Trade Show, Exhibition & Conference Calendar for the month of July & August 2017

    Name, Venue & Organizer Date Myanmar Phar-Med Expo, Rose Garden Hotel, Yangon, Myanmar, Minh Vi Exhibition & Advertisement Services Co. Ltd (Veas Co. Ltd) 05-07 Jul 2017 ASEAN Ports and Shipping, Sule Shangri-La, Yangon, Myanmar, Transport Events Management Limited 06-07 Jul 2017 Myanmar LAB Expo, Rose Garden Hotel, Yangon, Myanmar, Minh Vi Exhibition […]

Mandalay, gateway to India, China: US firms

To pave the way for making this a reality, a high level business delegation led by the American Chamber of Commerce in Myanmar (AMCHAM Myanmar), visited Mandalay and met with government officials. Andrew Lee, a AMCHAM Myanmar Executive Committee member and Country Manager for GE said, “As the second largest city in Myanmar and with […]

Myanmar Trade Show, Exhibition & Conference Calendar for the month of May & June 2017

Name, Venue & Organizer Date Myanmar International Machine Tool and Automation Exhibition,    Tatmadaw Exhibition Hall, Yangon, Myanmar, Chan Chao International Co. Limited 11-14 May 2017 Myanmar Franchise Expo, Tatmadaw Exhibition Hall, Yangon, Myanmar, AMB Tarsus Exhibitions Sdn Bhd 12-14 May 2017 BuildTech Yangon,  Myanmar Convention Center, Yangon, Myanmar, Sphere Exhibits Pte Ltd 18-20 May 2017 […]

French business group seeks trade increase

The French Myanmar Chamber of Commerce and Industry is taking a delegation of local firms to France next month, and is planning to a hold a French fair in Yangon later this year as part of efforts to boost trade relations between the two nations. The aim of the trade mission is to help Myanmar companies […]

Pacific World expands footprint into Myanmar

MYANMAR’s emerging MICE sector and improving infrastructure have caught the attention of global DMC and event management company Pacific World, which has announced its expansion into the country through a partnership with Yangon-based inbound tour operator Myanmar Polestar. Selina Chavry, global managing director for Pacific World, commented: “Myanmar has been working to position itself as […]

Collier Property Report – Yangon Upper Scale Hotel Market 2H2015

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. Surge in upper-scale hotel supply leads to further headwinds The upper-scale hotel market expanded noticeably in 2015 to end with more than 3,500 rooms. The number is expected to double in the next four years on the back […]