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Myanmar's great tech switch is chance to become part of world's web

Using global standard Unicode font opens up internet in growing market

| Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos

On October 1, Myanmar's State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi officially launched one of the biggest technological changes in the country's history: its computers and websites would start using Unicode, a kind of universal script containing characters from most of the world's written languages.

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