Mandalay Region Chief Minister discussed with H.E. Dr. Somkid Jatusripitak, Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand for the plan of direct flight from Thailand to Bagan, known as the tourist destination. The two-country ministers met at the Amazin Bagan Resort in NyaungU township to promote the two country tourism taking advantage on Bagan region.
Thai Deputy Prime Minister said Myanmar should take lesson learns from Thailand tourism industry for the best and the worst. Myanmar should consider not only for tourism development alone but also try to sell local product to the visitors. He added that Hotel business men will be benefit if tourism alone becomes developing and local would not get any advantage from that.
After discussion, Mandalay Region Chief Minister U Zaw Myint Maung served lunch to Thailand’s Deputy Prime Minister and group at Bagan Thitipuitsaya Hotel.
Thai Deputy Prime Minister took Balloons ride on Bagan to enjoy the beautiful scenario the area in the morning and visited pagoda at the afternoon. He enjoyed the sunset from Makara Queen commuter in the Ayeyawady River at the evening.