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Burma - Color Map
Explore Burma with this clear color map.
Jun 25, 2008, 07:59
Burma - Communications
As of September 2000, Internet connections were legal only for the government, tourist offices, and a few large businesses.
Jun 25, 2008, 08:14
Burma - Economy
Burma is a resource-rich country that suffers from government controls and abject rural poverty.
Jun 25, 2008, 08:12
Burma - Flag
Learn more about the flag of Burma.
Jun 25, 2008, 11:45
Burma - Geography
Burma is located in Southeastern Asia, bordering the Andaman Sea and the Bay of Bengal, between Bangladesh and Thailand.
Jun 25, 2008, 08:03
Burma - Government
Since 1989 the military authorities in Burma have promoted the name Myanmar as a conventional name for their state.
Jun 25, 2008, 08:09
Burma - Introduction
Britain conquered Burma over a period of 62 years (1824-1886) and incorporated it into its Indian Empire. Burma was administered as a province of India until 1937 when it became a separate, self-governing colony; independence outside of the Commonwealth was attained in 1948.
Jun 25, 2008, 08:02
Burma - Learning Links
Burma's official news, government related topics, political facts, and related studies.
Jun 25, 2008, 06:23
Burma - Military
Military expenditures accounted for 2.1% of the GDP in 1997.
Jun 25, 2008, 08:19
Burma - People
There were approximately 20,000 deaths from AIDS in Burma as of 2003.
Jun 25, 2008, 08:06
Burma - Transnational Issues
Burma is the world's second largest producer of illicit opium.
Jun 25, 2008, 08:21
Burma - Transportation
The following ports and harbors are located in Burma: Bhamo, Chauk, Mandalay, Moulmein, Myitkyina, Pathein, Rangoon, Sittwe, Tavoy.
Jun 25, 2008, 08:16