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Myanmar Tourism Sector Braced for 50% Job Cuts Amid COVID-19 Downturn

The Union of Myanmar Travel Association (UMTA) has predicted that more than half of the people employed in the hotel and tourism industry may lose their jobs because of COVID-19. As all hotels and tour operators have been forced to suspend operations, many have made 50 to 70 percent of their staff redundant while others […]