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 […]

Max Myanmar sells two beach hotels to Amazing Group

Max Myanmar Hotels has sold two beach resorts toAmazing Hotels & Resorts – one on land that was confiscated from villagers by the Tatmadaw ostensibly for the development of a military compound. The subsidiary of conglomerate Max Myanmar Holding sold its hotels on Chaungtha beach in Ayeyarwady Region and Ngapali beach in Rakhine State earlier […]

Office Market in Yangon 1H, 2015

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. Research & Forecast Report Yangon | Office Market 1H 2015 Supply pipeline continues to increase as demand dampens temporarily Office supply is projected to double this year with over 140,000 sq m of new leasable space. The increase […]

Upper Scale Hotel Market in Yangon 1H, 2015

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. Research & Forecast Report Yangon | Upper Scale Hotel Market 1H 2015 Stronger supply pipeline despite less enthusiastic demand A total of 489 upper-scale hotel rooms were delivered in the 1H 2015 following the completion of two new […]

Office Market in Yangon 4Q, 2014

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. Research & Forecast Report Yangon | Office Market 4Q 2014 Supply pipeline increases amid growth in demand New office supply targeted for completion in 4Q 2014 slides as developers struggle to meet their deadlines. As a result, the […]

Yangon hotel market continues to boom

The social and economic reforms that began in Myanmar in 2011 have allowed tourism to flourish in the country. In the former capital city and still the commercial hub, Yangon, international arrivals grew 46% from 550,000 in 2012 to just over 800,000 in 2013.  The number of arrivals in Yangon remains relatively small compared with […]

Hotels rush to grab a piece of Myanmar market

YANGON- 300,000 visitors in 2010, one million tourists in 2012, two million last year and most probably three million in 2014. By adding a million foreign visitors, the country is in desperate need for more accommodation for visitors. The Myanmar Investment Commission granted last year permission for about $US2 billion of investment into hotels and […]