Myanmar Travel Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Myanmar Travel.

Results 1 - 20 of 327 in Myanmar Travel

  1. The Lotus of SoHo Comes HomeRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    It was a spectacular autumn day in New York City when Lotus Hom, a boutique in the city's famed SoHo shopping district, closed its doors for the last time.

    Comment?

  2. Anne Curtis, Solenn eat cricketsRead the original story

    Thursday | ABS-CBN News

    Actress-host Anne Curtis proved to be an adventurous traveler when she agreed to eat crickets on her trip to Myanmar.

    Comment?

  3. Will development overshadow Myanmar's rich cultural history?Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Burmanet

    After years of turmoil, the military government is moving toward political reform.

    Comment?

  4. Solitary refinement: Bagan, Myanmar's architectural city of wondersRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | South China Morning Post

    Its distance from the tourist trail affords visitors to the Myanmese city of Bagan a wonderfully private perspective on one of the world's most beautiful historic sites As a fierce afternoon sun finally begins to dip, work on the Ananda Temple begins again.

    Comment?

  5. Hotel baron with visionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | The Telegraph

    The business fraternity has mourned the death of Satyadev Prakash Sinha, a well-known industrialist, who passed away on April 11 in Nagpur after a cardiac arrest.

    Comment?

  6. YANGON: Myanmar braces for tourist boom with 48 new hotelsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Asia News Network

    There will be 48 new hotels providing a total of 37,024 rooms to be opened across Myanmar within the next three months, according to the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism.

    Comment?

  7. Myanmar clunkers scrapped in rush for 'new' carsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Albany Times Union

    In this Aug. 22, 2012 photo, passengers get into a slowly moving Chevrolet bus in Yangon, Myanmar.

    Comment?

  8. Myanmar Times: Obama to make return visit in 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Burmanet

    Deputy Secretary of State Bill Burns announced the trip in a speech on April 8 at the launch of the Asia Society Policy Institute in New York.

    Comment?

  9. Myanmar: The last frontier of surfingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    In this photo taken in 2000, Randy Rarick surfed at Pyramid Rock on one of the better days for waves.

    Comment?

  10. Myanmar sets up committee to protect foreign aid workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The Myanmar government has formed a new committee, empowered with authority at the national level, to develop more measures to better protect foreign aid workers in Rakhine.

    Comment?

  11. Ascott Celebrates 30 Years Of Hospitality ExcellenceRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | PR Leap

    CapitaLand's wholly-owned serviced residence unit, The Ascott Limited , continues to extend its global footprint as it kicks off its 30th anniversary celebrations with special promotions for its customers that include discounted rates and free nights.

    Comment?

  12. Filling Myanmar's Rakhine aid gapRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | IRIN

    YANGON, 9 April 2014 - Aid agencies are trying to find practical ways of getting humanitarian assistance to hundreds of thousands of people in Myanmar's Rakhine State following a series of attacks on the aid community there, and pending an agreement on the resumption of their operations.

    Comment?

  13. Myanmar loans ancient treasures to New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Suria

    A landmark exhibition opens in New York next week exploring the ancient kingdoms of Southeast Asia and introducing to the outside world the first treasures from Myanmar seen abroad.

    Comment?

  14. Myanmar's Tourism Boom Endangers Fragile EcosystemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | National Geographic

    The country has opened its doors to tourism and all that goes with it: hotel construction, pollution, waste-and perhaps ecosystem loss.

    Comment?

  15. US calls for end to humanitarian curbs in Myanmar's RakhineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | The Daily Star

    A boy looks from his temporary shelter at a Rohingya refugee camp as Myanmar's government embarks on a national census, in Sittwe on Wednesday.

    Comment?

  16. Anthony Bourdain's Travel Sketch PadRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Food & Wine

    Recipes saved here are available on this computer only. When you log in, these recipes will be saved permanently and will be available from any computer you log in from.

    Comment?

  17. Keys To... Myanmar: Developing And Investing In Myanmar's Hotel IndustryRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | JD Supra

    In the past three years, Myanmar , has been enjoying a hotel boom, driven by surging tourist arrivals as the country opens up to economic and political reforms.

    Comment?

  18. South Africa & Myanmar Regional Healthcare Market Trends & Forecast...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | PRWeb

    MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Understanding South Africa's Regional Healthcare Markets" and "Understanding Myanmar's Regional Healthcare Markets" reports to its research store.

    Comment?

  19. B.Grimm plots course for AseanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Bangkok Post

    B.Grimm, one of Thailand's oldest conglomerates, is aggressively expanding its power business to Japan and across Asean to raise its revenue over 100 billion baht in eight years.

    Comment?

  20. UN warns of health crisis brewing in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Suria

    More than 800,000 people lack adequate healthcare in strife-torn western Myanmar after aid workers fled the region, the UN has warned, with children deprived of life-saving treatment.

    Comment?