When did Burma become Myanmar?
Burma officially became the Union of Myanmar in 1989 however the new name is not universally recognised.
to eliminate the colonial name of Burma
According to wikipedia, Burma's official name is Union of Myanmar. Link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burma Further information: However, Myanmar was originally known as Burma, and that is still its "official" name. No legislature in Burma has actually approved the name Myanmar, which is derived from the Burmese short-form name Myanma Naingngandaw and has been promoted by the military authorities in Burma.
In 1989, Burma officially became known as Myanmar (Union of Myanmar).
Myanmar Burma (Myanmar), Morocco, and Mauritania yes, since 1962
Burma (the ruling military junta changed its name from Burma to Myanmar in 1989)
Burma or Myanmar Myanmar
Another name for Myanmar is Burma.
The Union of Myanmar, or Myanmar for short.
The capital city of Myanmar (Burma) is Yangon
Myanmar was formerly called Burma.
myanmar was once called burma
Myanmar is also known as Burma
the other name for burma is myanmar
Burma was the former name of Myanmar, which is a country.
Myanmar is Burma. The country has two names, depending upon who is referring to the country. See the link. Best,
They both are called the same. Burma is the old British name and Myanmar is the native name
Burma Burma is officially known as the Union of Myanmar.
The capital city of Myanmar (Burma) is Naypyidaw. Naypyidaw
The country formerly known as Myanmar is BURMA
Burma (Myanmar) is country code +95.
The Andaman Islands are south of Burma(Myanmar.)
The major religion of Myanmar (formerly Burma) is Buddhism.
Burma (AKA Myanmar) is in the Continent of Asia .
No, Burma is the former name for Myanmar.
if they called Burma, it is not only burmese people live there, there are 8 major ethnic groups live in Myanmar with their own states. So they change their name from Burma to Myanmar.
There is no desert in Myanmar.
Myanmar (formerly known as Burma) is a country in southeast Asia in between China, Thailand and India. Southeast Asia, formerly Burma
Myanmar was originally known as Burma, and that is still its official name. No legislature in Burma has actually approved the name Myanmar, which is derived from the Burmese short-form name Myanma Naingngandaw and has been promoted by the military authorities in Burma.
Myanmar was formerly known as Burma.
The Andaman Islands are south of Myanmar (formerly Burma)
Myanmar is current run by a military dictatorship.
Burma is actually the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and is located on the continent of Asia.
Myanmar (or Burma) is a strict Military Dictatorship it is not communist.
Before its conquest by the British, Burma was called Myanmar.
He was born in Kayin State of Burma(Myanmar).