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No holiday for Myanmar’s conflict-hit tourism

On September 1, the 658-unit Korean-owned Lotte Hotels & Resorts Yangon opened for business without much fanfare. The launch of Yangon’s newest, largest five-star establishment could have been better timed, coming just days after a fresh outbreak of violence in western Rakhine state that has claimed hundreds of dead and forced over 400,000 Rohingya Muslims […]