Myanmar and Mongolia Monday signed an agreement on mutual visa exemption for holders of diplomatic and special passports, state radio and TV reported.
Myanmar's private airline -- Golden Myanmar will fly more domestic routes with two new Air Bus planes by January 2014, local media reported Friday.
Myanmar's private airline -- Golden Myanmar will operate Mandalay-Imphal new chartered flight on Nov. 21 ahead of the Manipur Sangai Festival next month, official media reported Thursday.
Kyaw Kyaw Tun, deputy minister of the Ministry of Home Affairs, recently announced that tourists planning to visit the Loi Lin, Pin Lone, Mine Pun, and Namt San regions of Shan State will need to get permission from the government if they want to travel anywhere outside those areas.
U Naung Naung Han, general secretary of the Union of Myanmar Travel Association, told Mizzima on 20 October that the Union will be collecting surveys to better help it understand the apparent surge of cancellations in tourist bookings in the wake of the recent bombings.
U Aye Min Thein, Managing Director of Myanmar Insurance and Chairman of the Insurance Regulatory Body of Myanmar, announced at Sailor Life Insurance Agency’s compensation ceremony on 8 October that travel insurance compensation for visitors to Myanmar, which was previously only 2.5 million kyats, would increase to 10 million kyats.