The Hilton Group opened hospitality courses at the Nay Pyi Taw Hilton on Wednesday. The two-year courses will focus on housekeeping, reception, cooking, serving and baking.
After the completion of the courses, trainees will receive diplomas and have the chance to apply for jobs at Hilton hotels across the globe.
Minister for Hotels and Tourism U Htay Aung attended the opening ceremony of the courses giving a speech at a workshop titled ‘Responsible Tourism and Approaches to Human Rights in Myanmar’.
“Myanmar has seen rapid development in the tourism industry,” said the minister.
He urged participants at the workshop to share their experiences to in order to ensure a positive outcome from the workshop.