The Ministry of Hotels and Tourism is planning to launch non-landing sightseeing flight tours as an attempt to initiate the relaunch of the tourism industry halted by the COVID-19.  Non-landing sightseeing flight tours will be launched in the first week of December, the sightseeing cruise tours in the river in...
Last Saturday, Myanmar’s Union Election Committee announced a victory for Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) in the 2020 Myanmar General Election. The party won 83 percent of the seats in the Union Parliament, which exceeds even the number of seats gained in the previous...
U Ohn Maung, Union Minister of the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism, said that Myanmar’s dream of receiving five million tourists in 2020 was blown away by the COVID-19 pandemic.  “Myanmar was on its track to receive over five million tourists in 2020 for the first time in its history....
U Than Myint, Union Minister of the Ministry of Commerce, said during the Seventh Joint Committee Meeting, that Myanmar will boost collaboration with India in trade and other sectors for mutual interest.  He expressed his confidence at the meeting saying that it will boost bilateral collaboration in trade, investment, agriculture,...
Japan has expressed interest to participate in the Dawei Special Economic Zone located in the Tanintharyi Region, according to U Myint San, Vice President of the Management Committee for SEZ.  Myanmar, on November 5,  invited international partners to invest in the SEZ project under Government to Government Collaboration and received...
TrueMoney Myanmar has provided a total value of 3.2 Billion MMK health insurance coverage to their long-serviced agents and their territory distributors and introduced a door-to-door remittance service. The long-serviced agents and their territory distributors will be provided with the one-year health insurance coverage from Myanma Insurance, which will benefit...
Customers in Myanmar, a developing country with an average annual income per capita of just over $1,000, often look at the price when they are thinking of buying a new smartphone. This offers opportunities for smartphone makers, who offer a very good price to performance products with a very...
The government of Myanmar is considering resuming domestic flights depending on the magnitude of the spread of COVID-19, according to the Civil Aviation Department. The National Committee on Prevention, Control and Treatment of COVID-19 on its meeting also discussed the possibility of resuming domestic flights, and allowing travellers, who need...
U Ohn Maung, Union Minister of the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism, urged the civil servants serving in his ministry to transform it into a servicing ministry. He made that statement during the online meeting with the staff in the ministry held in the third week of November. The ministry...
The Ministry of Planning, Finance, and Industry will conduct a survey called Baseline Survey on Myanmar MSME’s Digital Utility on over 2,500 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to identify digitalization and improvement index so that the government can adopt the policy. The survey will be carried out by MinMyanmar...