/ Mar 22, 2016

Myanmar must stay united


The formation of the first civilian government in more than 50 years on April 1 is only the beginning, and not the end, of Myanmar's long process of transition to a genuine democracy.

/ Oct 23, 2014

Myanmar charter plan kills chance of Suu Kyi becoming president

Myanmar's joint house committee on constitutional amendment recommended in a report presented to parliament Wednesday that a clause be maintained in the charter effectively barring opposition party leader Aung San Suu Kyi from running for the presidency. The committee's 116-page report to the Union Parliament ...

Suu Kyi visit to Japan in works for mid-April

/ Feb 17, 2013

Suu Kyi visit to Japan in works for mid-April

The government is making arrangements to invite Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi to Tokyo in mid-April, according to government officials. It is hoping to arrange a bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Suu Kyi if she can visit sometime between April ...