Asean’s last frontier outbound market to bloom?

WE have it on good authority that Myanmar’s Ministry of Hotels and Tourism is stepping up its enforcement of the outbound travel sector by making it compulsory for travel companies in the country to apply for licences to offer overseas trips for Myanmar nationals. In general, tour companies have been offering air tickets, hotels and […]

Myanmar recognises outbound travel

ANGON, 9 February 2015: Myanmar’s Ministry of Hotels and Tourism says the government will begin issuing licenses for outbound tour operators starting this month. The ministry director, Myo Win Nyunt, told the Irrawaddy media that the ministry issued the regulations for outbound tour companies 1 February. It means that travel companies can now apply for […]

A new luxury boat commence into service in Yangon River

Consult-Myanmar welcome you to the 27th SEA Games Myanmar, 11-22 Dec 2013 YANGON—The new luxury boat Royal Green River is set to take her maiden voyage this month. This boat will leave every Saturday and Sunday from the Botataung jetty for a two-hour sightseeing cruise along the Yangon River. “We will start our weekend service […]