Tag Archives: Myanmar

Myanmar Population, Main Cities and Geography

Myanmar Population, cities Population According to Countryaah website, Myanmar has around 59.1 million residents – however, depending on the source, the information can vary greatly. Ethnic composition 68% Burmese 9% Shan 7% Karen 4% rakhine 3% Chinese 2% Indian 2% mon 5% others Rohingyas The Rohingya Muslim ethnic group is denied citizenship of the country.… Read More »

What to See in Yangon, Myanmar

Until 1989, Yangon had an English name – Rangoon. The city was the capital of Burma (Myanmar from 1989) from 1948 to 2005. Yangon is completely covered with vegetation, and wherever a tourist is, there will be several pagodas in his field of vision. According to Top-mba-universities,the main attraction of Yangon – Shwedagon Pagoda (Shwedagon).… Read More »

Attractions in Myanmar

Secretariat Building The Secretariat Building, or Office of Ministers, was the residential and administrative headquarters of British Burma, in downtown Yangon, Burma and the place where the Commander of the Burma Independence Army Aung San and six Cabinet Ministers were assassinated in 1947. The Victorian style building is made of red and yellow bricks and… Read More »