Bangkok Airways to fly direct between Yangon and Phuket

Thailand’s Bangkok Airways will start direct flights between Yangon and Phuket starting on November 17, Varong Israsena, the Bangkok-based regional airline vice president of sales told The Myanmar Times in Yangon. State-owned Myanmar National Airlines started operating a direct flight between Yangon and Phuket a month ago. “MNA sees the potential and increase in traffic […]

TCEB inks accord in Myanmar

BANGKOK, 28 August 2014: Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau has inked a MICE collaboration agreement with the Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry. A comprehensive Memorandum of Understanding was signed, last week, during a ceremony held in Yangon to build cooperation to expand the events business between the two countries. TCEB […]

Thailand helps promote Myanmar’s MICE industry

Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) and the Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (UMFCCI) yesterday (August 19) signed an agreement to enhance their cooperation in boosting the MICE industry in Myanmar. “Meetings and exhibitions are a major tool in boosting foreign tourism income. TCEB has over 10 years of experience […]