Myanmar to offer foreign press visas
- Published: 12 Feb 2013 at 16.25
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Myanmar will offer members of the foreign media short and long-term visas under new press freedom regulations.
Foreign reporters will be able to stay in the country for up to a year under new rules intended to give local and foreign media greater access to government officials.
The laws will come into effect around mid-April, deputy minister for information and presidential spokesman U Ye Htut told the Guardian.
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