Government relaxes visa rules for Indian travellers

Myanmar visa rules relaxed for Indian visitors

The Myanmar visa rules relaxed for Indian visitors to the country beginning this month. Visas on arrival (VOA) can be applied at the country’s three international airports, at Yangon, Nay Pyi Taw and Mandalay. “The VOA for Indian citizens is simi
India Extends $5 Million Aid to Myanmar for Border Development

India provides aid to develop border regions

India provides aid of USD 5 million to Myanmar, as part of a five-year program to bring development to border regions, according to Indian news reports. The assistance is part of the 2012 Border Region Development agreement, which sees USD 5 million
India, Myanmar sign pact on Rakhine port projects

Myanmar-India signs pact on Rakhine port projects

India has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Myanmar on the appointment of a private operator of major India-backed Rakhine port projects, according to a Myanmar Times article. The article does not mention the operator name of the proje
India-Myanmar open two new border gates for bilateral trade

Two new border gates opened with India

Myanmar has opened two new border gates with India, as part of plans to increase bilateral trade between the two countries. A statement from the Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population said the gates are located at Tamu-Moreh in Sagaing Region