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Myanmar Hospitality and Tourism Conference 2017

Singapore, 15 May 2017 - Sphere Conferences, the conference arm of Singapore Press Holdings Limited (SPH), today launched the fifth edition of the Myanmar Hospitality and Tourism Conference (MHTC) at the PARKROYAL Yangon, Myanmar.
Endorsed by Ministry of Hotels and Tourism and supported by Myanmar Tourism Federation, MHTC is the country’s only hospitality investment conference. This year, the conference aims to provide a networking and business matching platform to facilitate hospitality investment opportunities and hotel business management discussions in Myanmar.
MHTC brings together regional and local investors, hospitality leaders, industry experts and government officials, giving delegates the opportunity to network, learn about the latest developments in Myanmar, share expertise, make business pitches and secure future deals.
Major topics at the conference include:

        Hotel investment 2017 update

        Industry performance and outlook

        Owners’ and Operators’ panel - The homework before building a new hotel or resort

        Figures don’t lie, so how are hoteliers managing their hotels?

        Tourism growth versus skilled labour capability: How else can Myanmar manage HR?

        Golf Tourism – How can Myanmar capitalize on golfing?

        Exploring Myanmar further – Where else is interesting in Myanmar from investment and tourism standpoint?

        Myanmar Green Season – What is it all about?
With an impressive line-up of speakers and key topics, MHTC promises to be the most exciting event for the Myanmar hotel community in 2017.
The participating local and international brands at MHTC 2017 include Amata Hotel Group, Amazing Hotels and Resorts, Directorate of Investment and Company Administration, Dream Hotel Group, Eden Hotels and Resorts, Esperado Hotels Group, Exo Travel Myanmar Co Ltd, Golfasian, Hotel Savoy Yangon, Lanson Place Hospitality Management Ltd, Ministry of Hotels and Tourism, Myanmar Investments International, Myanmar Strategic Holdings, Myanmar Tourism Marketing, Oakwood Asia Pacific Ltd, PARKROYAL Yangon, STR, Swisscontact, Tourism Council of Bhutan, Urban Projects Limited, World Hotels AG, and many more.
Ms. Patricia Cheong, General Manager of Sphere Conferences, said: “We are honoured to receive strong support from the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism and Myanmar Tourism Federation. Since its inception five years ago, the Myanmar Hospitality and Tourism Conference has been and will continue to be the country’s main platform for the hospitality sector to engage and work together to scale greater heights.”
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Ms Theodora Soh
Assistant Marketing Manager
Sphere Conferences
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Assistant Manager
Corporate Communications & CSR
Singapore Press Holdings Limited
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About Sphere Conferences

Sphere Conferences, a conference arm of Singapore Press Holdings, produces conferences that are of the highest quality bringing inspiration, innovation and value to customers. Sphere’s purpose is to empower customers with big and fresh ideas and lasting relationships that will enable them to excel in their chosen markets, by providing unique networking and learning platforms whereby they can learn, network and do business. For more information, please visit
About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd

Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) is Asia’s leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms, ranging from print, digital, radio and out-of-home media.

SPH owns award-winning newspapers, magazines and best-selling books in both print and digital editions, as well as online classified businesses in the region. In addition, SPH has two English radio stations and one Chinese radio station, an out-of-home digital advertising unit, a regional events and conferences arm, and runs a chain of modern retail convenience stores. SPH also has a 20 per cent stake in MediaCorp TV Holdings Pte Ltd, which operates free-to-air channels 5, 8 and U, and a 40 per cent stake in MediaCorp Press Limited, which publishes the free newspaper, Today.

SPH REIT comprises Paragon, a premier upscale retail mall and medical suite/office property in Orchard Road and The Clementi Mall, a mid-market suburban mall. SPH's latest retail development is The Seletar Mall located in Sengkang.

SPH is in the healthcare sector, operating private nursing homes under Orange Valley.

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