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took place on June 4, 2016 at Junction Square, Food Court.
A new five-star Novotel Yangon Max opens
At the inauguration the Union Minister of Hotel and Tourist Affairs Mr Htay Aung, Prime Minister of Yangon Region Mr Myint Swe, Minister of Cabinets, senior officials of international companies, NGOs and guest speakers took part. The Novotel Yangon Max is situated in the immediate vicinity of the city's trade and culture centre and Yangon International Airport.
The five-star Accor and five-star Accor ratings give the resort 366 rooms, two balls for business and leisure functions, F&B outlet and leisure complex. Modern styling pervades all floors of the Novotel Yangon Max rooms and suite with the presentation of room, transparence and lighting.
There are three restuarants and four pubs in the resort. Square is a full-time, internationally renowned food venue, offering genuine local food and a luncheon bar, the Royal Pavilion China Restuarant is the ace. The French Ristorante, which will open soon, has excellent restuarants with wonderful view of the Shwedagon Pagoda.
The Novotel Yangon Max with its two ball rooms, one congress room and six congress rooms provides the ideal setting for your business event. Yangon Ballroom has a 12 meter high blanket for up to 700 people, while the Pyay Ballroom can accommodate up to 400 people. Generous local car parks provide simple entry to conferences and conventions.
Novotel Yangon Max is the fifth Max Hotels Group property to have been constructed by Max Construction Co Ltd. with the approval of the Myanmar Investmentcommission and has a combined capital expenditure of over 86 billion Kyat with 30 billion Kyat overseas credit. The first five-star outdoor resort opened in Nay Pyi Taw last year.
The Max Group has Max Resort (Chaung Tha), Max Resort (Nay Pyi Taw), Ayeyarwady and two new properties in Ngapali and Inle. Yangon Max is run by one of the world's best-known major hospitality operators and leaders, Accor-Hotel Max, which has a network of fourteen trustworthy brand names with 3,600 properties in 92 different nationalities.
Novotel Yangon Max's opening will create jobs for more than 1,000 Myanmar residents and foreigners and the group expects to make a major impact on Myanmar's economy and tourist industries in the coming years.