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ABOUT MYANMAR

MYANMAR

Where we serve

Country: Myanmar (formerly known as Burma)

Cities: Yangon and Kalaymyo

16.780833°N, 96.149722°E

 

Located in Southeast Asia, Myanmar borders 5 countries and 2 bodies of water -- China, Laos, Thailand, Bangladesh, India, the Andaman Sea, and the Bay of Bengal.

Yangon (ရန်ကုန်), located in the lower part of Myanmar, is the country's largest city with with a population of 5.1 million (2014). It is the most important commercial centre of Myanmar and holds the famous golden Shwedagon Paya, the largest Buddhist pagoda in the world.

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