Tag: Myanmar

Myanmar, Cambodia, Indonesia and Philippines agree to work on ASEAN common visa

Myanmar, Cambodia, Indonesia and Philippines agree to work on ASEAN common visa

NAY PYI TAW, Myanmar – Ministers and tourism authorities of Myanmar, Cambodia, Indonesia and the ... Read More

Young Global Leaders to meet in Yangon

Young Global Leaders to meet in Yangon

YANGON, Myanmar – The Young Global Leaders, a community of the World Economic Forum that ... Read More

Myanmar Polestar Travels & Tours first to join The Code and protect children from sexual exploitation in Myanmar

Myanmar Polestar Travels & Tours first to join The Code and protect children from sexual exploitation in Myanmar

YANGON, Myanmar – We are proud to announce that Myanmar Polestar is the first travel ... Read More

Myanmar – letting the dust settle

Myanmar – letting the dust settle

CHIANG MAI, Thailand - Armin Schoch, formerly of Diethelm Travel and now of Impulse Travel, ... Read More

Coral bleaching in Thai waters causes tourists to travel to islands in Myanmar instead

Coral bleaching in Thai waters causes tourists to travel to islands in Myanmar instead

Coral bleaching around Thai islands in the Andaman Sea has made a dent in tourism ... Read More

Room shortages and inflated rates could undermine Myanmar tourism

Room shortages and inflated rates could undermine Myanmar tourism

YANGON, Myanmar - A shortage of hotel rooms, plus widespread overcharging, threaten to damage the ... Read More

Myanmar tourism up 54 percent

Myanmar tourism up 54 percent

YANGON, Myanmar - The number of tourists arriving through Yangon International Airport rose more than ... Read More

International arrivals into Asia grow 5.5 percent

International arrivals into Asia grow 5.5 percent

BANGKOK, Thailand - International visitor arrivals into Asia between January and September 2012 showed a ... Read More

Rakhine clashes do not deter Myanmar tourists

Rakhine clashes do not deter Myanmar tourists

Though hopes of developing tourism in Rakhine State suffered a blow as last month’s clashes ... Read More

Myanmar warns visitors on child sex tourism

Myanmar warns visitors on child sex tourism

Tourists staying in Myanmar's ancient city of Bagan have been warned against committing sexual offences ... Read More

ICTP president catches up with Myanmar’s opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi

ICTP president catches up with Myanmar’s opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi

BANGKOK, Thailand - The 21st World Economic Forum in East Asia closed on June 1, ... Read More

World Tourism Organization welcomes back Myanmar

World Tourism Organization welcomes back Myanmar

The President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, U Thein Sein, has announced ... Read More

E-visas arrive to Myanmar and probably to Vietnam

E-visas arrive to Myanmar and probably to Vietnam

MANADO, Indonesia (eTN) - There is a funny expression in French media. They regularly mention ... Read More

Bagan, center of sand painting

Bagan, center of sand painting

BAGAN, Myanmar (eTN) - With its 1,200 or 1,300 stupas, pagodas, and temples – it ... Read More

Could tourism become a Pandora’s box for Myanmar?

Could tourism become a Pandora’s box for Myanmar?

BAGAN, Myanmar (eTN) - Imagine a young and beautiful girl looking into a mirror for ... Read More