BRIEF – New Mandalay mall will target tourists

Operators of the Mandalay Yatanar Mall, which is due to open in April 2016, are promoting the new mega-shopping centre as a hub for Burmese-made jewellery, silk products and handicrafts, expecting that tourists will show interest. The 389-store plaza will also include gold and gemstones retailers, art galleries, banks and money changers.