Press Release

Myanmar Hotelier Association (Yangon Zone) will host
Yangon Hotel Expo 2019 – Yangon Then & Now
in October for promoting hotels and tourism businesses


Yangon, 25th June 2019

Myanmar Hoteliers Association (Yangon Zone) announced that Yangon Hotel Expo 2019 would be hosted in order to develop more business opportunities in hotel and tourism sectors in Myanmar with the supports from Ministry of Hotels and Tourism and the Yangon Region Government. The Press Launch was held at Wyndham Grand Yangon Hotel.

Yangon Hotel Expo 2019 will highlight the past elements of Yangon in the present perspectives under the theme YANGON THEN & NOW. The Expo was organised by Fill In Co., Ltd.

U Tin Myint, Chairman of Myanmar Hoteliers Associations said “Yangon Expo 2019 will be a one stop place to promote and exchange the business among hoteliers, investors, operators in Yangon. We are going to invite the international businesses to join through embassies and chambers as well as promoting the event. Travellers are coming through Yangon International Airport but they spend one day only in Yangon. We need to create innovative attractions to highlight Yangon’s historical and famous places, recreations and shopping places and should promote them to attract the travellers to spend more times in Yangon”

The commercial city Yangon reflects the changes of society living styles and development of businesses. Member of Yangon Regional Government, Karen Minister of Ethnic Affairs, Daw Naw Pan Thinzar Myo said, “Our regional government committed to develop the Yangon as Smart city to meet international standards. The remarkable changes can be noticed. We plan Yangon to be a better place for live, work and play urban city and more than a commercial city. With the better public transportation system, the public places such as park, modern cinema halls, and shopping centers have been built. There will be more things to do for the government and we are committed to bring the better living place for people in Yangon. I believe that it will be the attraction for the travelers as well. Our government will support the businesses and happy to help them. Yangon will be the commercial hub as well as the better living place to experience for locals and travelers.”

U Naing Win, the director of Directorate of Hotels and Tourism said “Our ministry working together with the business to promote the image of Myanmar Tourism Industry. All the local and international businesses from the industry could meet at the expo as well as they can experience the Yangon. I would like to congratulate Myanmar Hotelier Association (Yangon Zone) for bringing the Expo to develop sustainable tourism business.

Lei Yee Naing, Creative Director from Fill In Co., Ltd said, “We are proud to have a chance to organsie this Expo and overwhelmed for the supports from Yangon Regional Government, government departments and all associations. Yangon carries the strong historic stories with the modern development and changes. There are many more to explore though Yangon is the one of popular destination in international media. The changes will make Yangon as a new place. It needs an innovation with the value of Myanmar and it should be continuous. This is what we will highlight in the Yangon Expo 2019.

The members of Yangon Regional Government, authorities from Ministry of Hotels and Tourisms, members of Myanmar Hoteliers Associations (Yangon Zone), invitees and media were attended the press launch. The organisers answered the media questions during the event.


Key Notes for Yangon Hotel Expo 2019

Dates – 18th, 19th, 20th October, 2109
Place – Myanmar Expo, Min Nandar Road, Thaketa Township, Yangon


Event Information
3 days event will be a platform for both local and international companies in the hotel and tourism industries. Ministry of Hotels and Tourism and related associations will be participated. The event will highlight curated city tours and others as follows: –

  • Taste of Yangon and Hidden Treasure Exploring Yangon’s hidden, and not so hidden, tourist favourite. Visiting the city center and viewing the architecture style of different religion and memorable places of Yangon.
  • Forum Knowledge sharing and success stories testimonials with local and international speakers
  • Walking Foodie Tour Discovering Yangon on walking tour through bustling markets and Chinatown’s atmospheric temples to experience an essence of culture and the daily lives of local people while tasting the delicious local street foods
  • Getting in touch with Yangon Standards Journey around Yangon by public transport YBS Bus and circular train riding to experience the local daily life and visiting memorable places
  • Cultural Performance Highlighting the cultural diversity and artistry of Myanmar at specific parts of the event



  • Designated Hotel Partners for Yangon Expo 2019
    • Wyndham Grand Yangon Hotel
  • Public Relations
    • Phyo & Paing Media Communications


Exhibitors Contact
Zin Myo Win (Operations Manager) Fill-In Co., Ltd. Tel: +959 777728682, +959 4580 25554 Email:


About Event Organiser
Fill-In Co., Ltd. is formed by young and active team members in 2017. The team brings a wealth of knowledge and diverse experience from different industries into the projects for their clients. The team has arranged many successful commercial and public events.