Travel The Myanmar Times has the latest news from across Myanmar. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:30:43 +0630 en-gb MTF signs marketing deal with US agency The Myanmar Tourism Federation has signed a three-year contract with US-based marketing agency Solimar International to attract more tourists, especially from North America.

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Yangon airport arrivals hit record in 2014: govt Tourist arrivals through Yangon International Airport hit a record high in 2014, rising more than 20 percent, figures from the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism show.

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Tinder sparks latest travel trend

Travelling solo and looking for company? There’s an app for that.



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Ecotourism on the cards Ecotourism is set to receive a boost as the government prepares to finalise a plan to link tourism with conservation.

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Tigerair shares routes with Golden Myanmar

No-frills Singapore airline Tigerair is linking up with Golden Myanmar in a daily code-share flight from Singapore-Yangon-Singapore.

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Good morning, Vietnam

Ei Ei Thu travels to Vietnam's picturesque Ha Long Bay, known for its beautiful limestone formations.



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New project to help develop Kayah tourism

A US$1.9 million project to boost tourism in Kayah, Myanmar’s smallest state, was launched in Yangon last week.



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Endless options in Langkawi

When considering various Southeast Asia beach getaways, you could do worse than to pick the less frequented Langkawi.

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Kempinski Hotel Nay Pyi Taw aims to open in November

Swiss Luxury Hotel Group Kempinski’s first Myanmar property will be open for business in early November in Nay Pyi Taw.

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GMA to launch direct flights to Chiang Mai Direct flights to Chiang Mai from Yangon will begin next month, a local airline has announced. 


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