The annual Myanmore Awards commend the top movers and shakers in Myanmar’s dining, nightlife and travel industries.
Sustainable social enterprise Face of Indawgyi is helping visitors to Myanmar’s largest lake have a positive impact on the unique Shan-ni community and the rich environment.
Police open case under Export and Import Law; detainee says he wanted to film ‘beautiful’ road outside Parliament
Asian tourist numbers, buoyed by relaxed visa stipulations, made up for the large drop in western tourists visiting Myanmar in 2018, while the total number of visitors was up from
Facilities are still sparse, but locals are eager to build a tourism industry based on stunning scenery and encounters with ethnic communities.
Managing director of Myeik-based tour operator is making fiberglass speedboats to cater to growing number of visitors to Mergui Archipelago
This is the second edition of the awards which aim to raise awareness of the industry’s potential to generate meaningful social, economic, and environmental benefits for Myanmar.
A competition has been launched to choose the best mascot design, which will be displayed at government events and exhibitions and in popular locations around Yangon.
Woman, 45, disappeared a week ago while floating on an inner tube in Hsipaw Township, northern Shan State
They aim to end the practice of tourist sites selling foreign-made fashion
Those in the tourism industry say the Dutch government’s travel warning for Mrauk-U should also be lifted as it is peaceful and located 100 miles from conflict-torn Maungdaw.
Local stakeholders say tourists are unlikely to travel to the new market in the town of Thandwe, 8 kilometers away, in the evening.
Livelihoods come under threat as customary land rights have been denied and a developer claims ownership of much of Pulau Pari Island.
The Irrawaddy discusses the causes behind the country's slumping travel sector and what the government and industry should do to turn its fortunes around.
Representatives of the tourism ministry and the Japanese and South Korean ambassadors met arrivals at Yangon International Airport on Monday, the first day of the new free-visa sch