Operators defend Burma stance

February 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);2/20/2009, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports that tour operators have defended their decision to send tourists to Burma despite being accused of supporting the country's regime. Charity organization Tourism Concern has accused 15 British tour operators of using hotels and resorts with known links to Burma's military regime for their own interests. However, Bales Worldwide one of the companies named, defended its decision to feature the destination in its programme.


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