Foreign tourists seek interpreters over licensed tour guides

INTERNATIONAL tourists are opting for interpreters to show them around Myanmar instead of hiring tour guides, said U Tun Myat, executive member of Myanmar Tourist Guides Association, adding that they are conducting necessary evaluations. He made the remark in a reply to the media after the 2019 Myanmar Chinese Tourist Guides meeting and Myanmar Travel […]

Interpreting translates to good business

Targeting the needs of foreigners flocking to Myanmar is an increasingly intelligent business strategy. There’s no shortage of examples. A raft of restaurants has opened up to provide a taste of home to expats and tourists, while developers and real estate agents are designing houses – and prices – with foreigners in mind. Perhaps no […]