A recent tightening of the government’s visa policy for foreign journalists in Myanmar is not linked to coverage of sectarian violence, government spokesperson U Ye Htut insists.
Retail space rents are increasing as much as 50 percent year-on-year, squeezing not only small and medium enterprises, but also big business, out of profitable areas in Yangon, local businesses…
63-year-old photographer Zaw Min Yu wants to show Myanmar at its natural best – something evident in his rigorously technical approach to his craft.
The nationwide Myanmar Golf Tour is set to return to the links in mid-March, after a four-year hiatus.
Local jewellers are calling for the government to privatise their industry and allow individual traders to export rare commodities directly under a more favourable tariff scheme.
A fast payment system involving a quick swipe of a credit card has been introduced in two of Yangon’s top hotels, and could be extended further.
This week's Mexican-inspired barbecued seafood dish is a straightforward crowdpleaser and the ideal offering at a dinner party.
Amaury Lorin wrestles with the travel writer's dilemma: to keep a destination a secret, or share it with readers?