Myanmar sufficient and easier to travel between the United States and changes in visa and business visa to visit the US embassy in the country will be able to apply released on August 12.
In the past, business and visit separately named B1 and B2 visa applicants must now be able to combine B1 / B2 visa applicants Once the visas will be able to receive up to three months, according to the statement.
In addition, the visa will cost US $ 160, which previously paid for visa to pay $ 32 no longer is mentioned in the release of the embassy.
US ambassador Marciel said, “We continue to increase travel between the two countries, now first of men to travel more easily to the United States is being taken,” said the US embassy statement said.
In addition, to facilitate travel between the two countries, and more are cooperating with the US embassy in Myanmar Government. New visas for Myanmar and would encourage closer relations between the United States, the US Embassy said.
I want to apply for such a visa in order to apply separately for those in the United States will be able to easier visa has been the New Motion Travels & Tour (Outbound Department) Senior Tour Operator Khin sapphire, told The Irrawaddy.
“Although it is too busy to visit before work will be a business meeting, for example, if the document would need a little bit more. This is meant, the first two will be easier than you. Other innocent life has changed, as usual, “he said.
This visa will be easier because companies Individuals applying for a visa through the embassy to apply for visit visas can be increased, said Khin sapphire.
Myanmar Tourism Promotion Organization Advisory profuse Raza is “doing fine. This is their country of Myanmar, travelers seem to want to come. Week of the US can be very convenient for those who travel money to go, “he said.
Myanmar, and travel between the United States in recent years have significantly increased in 2018 from the US embassy in Myanmar in nearly 14,000 visas in 2015, while the amount was 40 percent more than the US embassy said.
In the 2017-2018 school season, Burmese More than 1,500 students have studied in the United States last year, and this amount is increased by 16% compared to that.
Citizens in the first half of 2019, the US had to travel up to 35,000 visitors in the first half of 2018, compared with three per cent growth compared to many other countries and has a non-Asian country of Myanmar, the United States is its largest penetration, according to the US Embassy said.