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Burma tourism rising after political reforms

Tourism in Burma is increasing after recent political reforms put an end to international isolation.

According to reports from the local media, more than 350,000 foreigners were attracted by the rich and cultural heritage of the country last year - that's up 20 per cent on 2010.

Burmese officials admit facilities are limited for mass tourism, but say they are working to improve the situation.

Tom Bayly reports.

  • 22 Oct 2012
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