Myanmar not ready to deal with huge influx of tourists: industry players 2013-07-17
Myanmar's tourism industry is booming, following the country's economic and political reform. Latest data from the Myanmar Tourism Federation has shown a record 1 million tourists visited Myanmar in 2012. But industry players warn the country isn't yet ready to receive a huge inflow of visitors, as the tourism infrastructure is still under-developed.
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Myanmar, which has a total area of 678,500 square kilometres, is the largest country in mainland Southeast Asia, and the 40th-largest in the world. It is somewhat smaller than the U.S. state of Texas and slightly larger... ... More