• Sun, 01 Oct 2017 13:05
    Sweet scent of wood smoke
    Panpuri brings a new fragrance to the home with the launch of the Leather Hours perfume candle that joins such other much-loved scents as Bagan Dawn, Red Moon and Warm Snow.
    lifestyle
  • Tue, 26 Sep 2017 01:00
    Hoteliers struggle to survive in Bagan
    HOTELS in Bagan, in the heart of Myanmar’s main zone for ancient monuments, are not expected to be profitable this year, following the decline in tourist arrivals, according to Zaw Weik, chairman of Myanmar Hoteliers Association (Bagan Zone) and managing director of U Zaw Travels & Tours.
    Tourism
  • Fri, 21 Apr 2017 20:56
    Frescoes being repaired in Bagan
    The frescoes and bas-reliefs in the Myinkaba cave pagoda in Bagan, Mandalay Region, are being repaired, said an official.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 08 Mar 2017 09:32
    Bagan: Earthquake-affected pagodas to be renovated
    Among the earthquake-hit pagodas in Bagan, 50 temples will be renovated after the Thingyan water festival, according to the Archeology Research and National Museum Department.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 02 Mar 2017 13:11
    Bagan's sunset-watching ban to start in 6 mths
    The ancient city of Bagan will complete setting up five sites for a sunset viewing in six months and upon completion, visitors will be banned from watching the sunset from ancient pagodas and temples, Union Minister for Religious Affairs and Culture Thura Aung Ko told the local media after a parliamentary session of the Upper House held Tuesday. 
    ASEAN+
  • Wed, 25 Jan 2017 17:31
    No pagoda climbing in Bagan soon
    Local and foreign visitors will be prohibited from climbing onto pagodas within the Bagan Ancient Cultural Heritage Area in the near future, said State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 28 Dec 2016 01:00
    Foreign travellers keen on Chin, Shan states 
    FOREIGN VISITORS are keen on going to Chin and Shan states rather than other regions such as Bagan, Taunggyi, Inle and Mandalay, which were previously the more popular tourist destinations in Myanmar, says Phyo Wai Yazar of All Asia Exclusive Travel @ Tour Co.
    business
  • Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:36
    Myanmar's Bagan set to make World Heritage list after quake
    YANGON - Myanmar's ancient city of Bagan is "very likely" to be listed as a World Heritage site, a UNESCO official said Monday, promising a boon to a tourist attraction battered by a recent earthquake.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:35
    Myanmar's Bagan set to make World Heritage list after quake
    YANGON - Myanmar's ancient city of Bagan is "very likely" to be listed as a World Heritage site, a UNESCO official said Monday, promising a boon to a tourist attraction battered by a recent earthquake.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 05 Sep 2016 07:22
    Bagan tourism unaffected by quakes
    YANGON - Bagan tourism will continue prospering despite disastrous quakes, said an official.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 28 Aug 2016 19:47
    Sulamani Temple: History repeats itself
    A 6.8-magnitude earthquake in Central Myanmar has damaged many stupas and temples in the plain of Bagan
    Thailand
  • Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:17
    Quake destroys Bagan murals
    Yangon - The August 24 earthquake has destroyed precious murals, inscriptions and terracotta plaques in the Bagan archaeological zone.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:47
    President visits quake-hit Bagan
    President Htin Kyaw visited Bagan archeological zone on August 25, where many historic pagodas were damaged by the strong earthquake.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:48
    Research teams assesses Bagan damage
    The 6.8-Richter scale earthquake that ripped through central Myanmar on August 24 caused extensive damage.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:58
    Myanmar weighs damage after earthquake rattles Bagan pagodas
    BAGAN, Myanmar - Officials picked through the wreckage of toppled spires and crumbling temple walls in Myanmar's ancient capital Bagan Thursday after a powerful earthquake rattled the top tourist destination, leaving three dead.
    Breaking News
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