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MGallery Nay Pyi Taw 
 
Located in the new capital city of Myanmar, MGallery Nay Pyi Taw by Sofitel features 120 rooms and private suites (superior room, deluxe room, deluxe suite, junior suite and presidential suite) in three evocative buildings, all day dining facilities of Myanmar and international cuisine, an Italian Specialty restaurant and a wine and whisky bar with a cigar room that can be privatised. The hotel also offers a business centre, a spa, infinity outside swimming pool surrounded by lush landscapes, and a fitness centre with lake view. We provide as well quality meeting facilities with full eco-friendly option.
 
The hotel is conveniently situated 20 km away from Nay Pyi Taw International airport (30 minutes away only) and 2 km away from the Myanmar International Convention Centre.
 
With this strategic location, the hotels caters for business and leisure travellers and enable them to travel into Myanmar’s precious, unique and remarkable culture while enjoying a personalized and professional service.
Mercure Yangon Kaba Aye

Mercure Yangon Kaba Aye is located along Kaba Aye Pagoda Road just 10 km from Yangon International Airport as well as central business district and key tourist sites and close to a popular Myanmar Plaza Shopping Mall.

The seven-storey Mercure Yangon Kaba Aye features 183 spacious rooms and suites ideal for families and long-staying guests with high ceilings and generous floor spaces of 32 sqm to 125 sqm, the guestroom décor draws inspiration from local Myanmar culture and craftsmanship and includes traditional lacquerware. The hotel with deluxe hotel rooms and 1- to 3-bedroom apartments offer views of swimming pool or landscaped gardens, while suites on the higher floors overlooks the panoramic view of city’s lush greenery. The suites also come with a fully equipped kitchenette and a separate lounge and dining room.
 
With Mercure, AccorHotels offers hotels that are all different and locally inspired. 

Mercure is the only midscale hotel brand that combines the strength of an international network with a strong quality commitment and the warm experience of hotels that are rooted in their local community. Mercure hotels are managed by enthusiastic hoteliers and welcome business and leisure travelers across the world.  Mercure has over 770 hotels in 61 countries. They are ideally located in city centers, by the sea or in the mountains.
Grand Mercure Yangon Golden Empire
 
The Grand Mercure Yangon Golden Empire is the first Grand Mercure under Accorhotels, Luxe brand in Myanmar and it features 175 rooms, comprising of five categories, named as Sapphire, Emerald, Golden Suite, Ruby Suite and the Empire Suite. Each room is based on a different gemstone and the various zones of the hotel showcase different scents, music, sounds and decor – all evocative of local culture and tradition.

On the second floor, 7 well equipped meeting rooms are available for functions. All feature natural daylight with views, motorized projector, full technical support and complimentary broadband Wi-Fi.

In addition, we can set aside the courtyard, pool area and sun deck for private events.

In our unique location, it is doorstep of the Dagon industry zone and one- 18 holes golf course. Moreover, it is only 26 minutes’ drive from Yangon International airport and 25 minutes’ drive to Bogyoke Market and Sule pagoda.
Pullman Mandalay Mingalar

Set to open in 2019, Pullman Mandalay Mingalar brings new levels of international hospitality and experiences to the culturally rich central Myanmar city. Travelers for leisure, business and those mixing both have a new base within easy reach of the cities commercial hubs and touristic attractions. The Golden Palace, Mandalay Hill, U Bein Bridge, Sagaing, Irrawaddy River, significant Pagodas and Monasteries are all within easy reach.

358 rooms and suites designed with comfort and connectivity at their heart.  Restaurants and bars offering eclectic experiences in international, regional and local cuisine.  2/F outdoor deck with expansive swimming pool, pool bar and landscaped areas. Pullman fit (gym) and Pullman spa are also located on the 2/F.

Mandalay has direct international air connections from regional hubs including; Singapore, Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Kunming and Shenzhen.  Extensive domestic air connections including Yangon, Bagan and many more.  The Capital City of NayPyiTaw is less than 3 hours by road.
Event Invitation | Yangon | Women in Leadership - presentation by Gail Kelly
Event Invitation | Yangon | Myanmar Update + Networking Evening

AustCham Myanmar is proud to join together with the Japanese Chamber of Commerce Myanmar to co-host a Myanmar Market Update followed by networking drinks.

We are very pleased to announce that both the Japanese Ambassador to Myanmar, H.E. Mr. Ichiro Maruyama and the Australian Ambassador to Myanmar, H.E. Mr. Nicholas Coppel will attend and provide an Myanmar update to the audience.

When: Thursday 4 October, 6.00pm – 8:30pm
Where: Belmond Governor's Residence, 35 Taw Win Road, Dagon Township

Cost: USD30 per participant

RSVP: thiri@a-mcc.com

Space is limited so please register quickly.

Event Invitation | Yangon | Joint Chambers Networking Evening
AMCHAM, AustCham, GMBC (German Chamber) and NZMCC (New Zealand Chamber) are teaming up to furnish you a premium networking night in Yangon. The event will provide you an opportunity to network and interact with professionals from various sectors. Use this one of a kind networking event as an opportunity to keep in touch with your circle of connections. This will be a cash bar with a small registration fee.
 
When: Wednesday 17 October, 6.00pm – 8:30pm
Where: Sule Shangri-La Hotel

Cost: TBC.
New Member-to-Member Discounts
AustCham Myanmar is pleased to announce new member discount deals with Grand Mercure Yangon Golden Empire.  

For a the full Member-to-Member Discount Participants List, click here.

AustCham Myanmar membership cards provide savings and discounts from the Chambers promotional partners to all of our members.

How it works
  • A variety of member businesses choose to make a discount available to all Chamber members
  • Only members on the current list can participate in the program
  • People who want to use the discount must be an employee of a current Chamber member
What we require from you
  • Please carry the card with you and present it in advance when asking for a discount
  • Please present your card only to participating Chamber members
  • To participate, please e-mail your discount offer to info@a-mcc.com
Global Innovation Linkages program - Round 2
The Hon Karen Andrews MP, Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, announced the opening of the second round of the Global Innovation Linkages (GIL) program on 18 September 2018. Successful applicants are expected to be announced in early 2019.

The GIL program provides grants up to $1 million for Australian businesses and researchers to collaborate with leading counterparts from around the world on industry-led research. Posts are requested to raise awareness, as appropriate, of the current funding round with relevant stakeholders and encourage them to work with prospective Australian partners who may be eligible to apply for a GIL grant.


For more information click here.
PwC's Chief Financial Officer Programme
PwC’s CFO Programme for Myanmar is a powerful and unique curriculum for current and future finance leaders, based on the experience gained from our multi-competency practice, practical insights from CFOs and academic studies.

AustCham Myanmar members receive a 10% discount on the course fee. 

For more information and registration
click here. 
Save the date | Women in Business & Leadership Development Conference 2018
Save the Date - 16th and 17th November 2018 

More details about the agenda and sponsorship opportunities to follow shortly.
With thanks to our premium corporate members - 
Cathay is offering an upfront 5% discount to all AustCham Myanmar members for a 6 month selling period from 28 March 2018 to 28 September 2018.

*Discount available on all regular, non-promotional fares on any Cathay Pacific/Cathay Dragon airline route to Australia and New Zealand.
** Discount will be available at the Cathay Dragon counter and online only. A code will be provided to AustCham Myanmar members to access the discount fares online.
*** For more information on this offer, please contact AustCham Myanmar at info@a-mcc.com 
Cathay Pacific - AustCham Myanmar's official airline partner. 
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