Max company has produced 500ml pet bottle juice with 3 diffrent flavours such as lime, orange and cocacolawhich intended for summer. The price is K 400 per bottle.
Myanmar New Year festival (Thingyan) is coming near."April Queen II" VCD & CD are being sold as the songs of festival wich will fall on April 13. There are 17 singers sung int this CD and it consists of 12 Song.
"Amara" river cruise which has been running in Ayeyawaddy river since 2003 issued the itinerary for this year. There are various trips such as 2 nights 3 days trip,4 nights 5 days trip from Mandalay to Bagan and 6 nights 7 days trip from Mandalay to Bamaw. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are to be served throughout the river.
"XOXO" European style "Hot Pot" restaurant is opened now at Yangon International Hotel. It is also selling " Star Buck" coffee seeds.
The buds of "Padauk" (kind of flower as the symbol of " Thingyan Festival" )are waiting the rain like it calls the rain to come as soon as possible.
The new branch of Shwepuzun cake shop (which is the favourite of Yangonites) was opened near"round of Ingyin Pan" in Oatarathiri, Naypyidaw (new capital of Myanmar)on March 7 , 2010.
Shwe Tha Hlaung Pagoda in Bago is being renovated and new gold foils(Shwethingan) are offered again to the Buddha image.
Friedrich Kleinknecht, the fabulous cello player who played in October last year during the First International Week of Classical Music in Yangon, is back. Mr Kleinknecht will, together with the Gitameit Music Centre play works from Handel, Bach and Wagner.The concert on Sunday the 14th of March started at 3:00 PM. in the Inya Lake hotel.
The new product of ready made noodle which tastes like Kim Chi is now produced by Noodle Nippon. The factory for this noodle is situated in one of the industry zones within Yangon and it has been sold K 500 per cup.
The night train for Yangon - Bagan trip starts to run from March 10,2010. It is the first train in Myanmar for foreign travellers and it consits of 4 carriges which are imported from Japan.
2 ordinary class carriges, US$ 30 per person, 62 seats x 2
1 upper class carrage, US$ 40 per person,40 seats x 1 (include with air-con)
1 sleeper carrage, US$ 50 per person, 4 sleepers x 4 rooms (with air-con + toilet)
2 special sleeper carrages, US$ 50 per person, 4 sleepers x 4 rooms (with air-con, toilet, shower, kitchen)
Besides there is one food compartment. The time table for these train is:
(everyday) the departure time from Yangon :16:00 hr
the arrival time to Bagan :08:00 hr
the departure time from Bagan :16:30 hr
the arrival time to Yangon :08:30 hr
Educational exhibition is to be celebrated by collaborating with foreign educational service companies at "Tatmadaw Hall" from 26th to 28th Feb.
Food promotion show made by Japanese chef Pan Pacific Singapore will be held at "Shikitei" Japanese Resturant, Parkroyal Hotel. "Art of wearing Kimono" show and cooking demostration of Japanese chef are to be celebrated st Grand Ball room on March at 6 pm.From 8 to 14 March 2010, special menue for one person costs $ 15 and special buffet dinner is $ 32 for each.
Mya Sabae coffee shop has been opened on the west street of City Mart (myayenigone branch). In the morning, coffee and tea are being sold and Korean style fried noodel and fried rece and be tasted deliciously besides coffee and tea in the afternoon.
Address :No.166, Corner of West Mayenigone Street & Sanchaung Street, Near City Mart. Sanchaung Township. Yangon.
Phone Number :01-508283
There is Sakura library situated in downtown of Yangon which intends the young person who are learning Japanese Language. The membership be see for 6 months costs K 5000 and it can loan only books. CD and DVD can also be loaned for the member who pay K 10000.