The Republic Of Union Of Myanmar

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The Republic of Union of Myanmar, but formally known as Burma, is the largest country in mainland South-East Asia by area. It borders with China to the east and India to the north. It stands exactly midway between Delhi and Bombay and Shanghai and Hong Kong. It is the missing link. It is also an unlikely twenty first century nexus. In addition, the geostrategic location is favorable because it is situated in a region of strong economic growth, and bordering China, India, Laos, Bangladesh and Thailand. There are seven states and seven divisions in Myanmar. Myanmar is composed of many ethnic groups and there are 135 ethnic groups including the minorities. In fact, each of them have their own cultures, customs, traditions, languages and that makes her a very special unique. But, the majority people are Burmese and Burmese language is the official language of our country. Many of the people are Buddhist religion and it is well-known for its golden temple in the world. There are millions of Buddhist temples and statutes and sometimes we even called it “The Golden Land of Myanmar”. It has a diverse population of around 51 millions. Despite its size and strategic location, Myanmar is also the poorest country in the region, with around one quarter of its population estimated to be living in poverty. From 1962 to 2011, the country was ruled by a military junta that suppressed almost all dissent and wielded absolute power in the face of international condemnation and sanctions. In

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