National league for democracy
Showing of 0 - 10 from 53 results
National league for democracy - Total results - 53
Apr 07, 2017
Myanmar govt official sentenced to six months in jail for criticising army chief on FacebookAn official working for Aung San Suu Kyi's government was sentenced to six months in jail by a Yangon court on Friday for criticising Myanmar's army chief in a Facebook post
Feb 04, 2017
Myanmar arrests second suspect in Muslim lawyer murderYangon: A second suspect has been arrested over the brazen murder of a prominent Muslim lawyer in Myanmar, state media reported today, as questions build over a killing that stunned the Buddhist-majority country. Ko Ni, a 63-year-old legal advisor to Aung San Suu Kyi's ruling National League for Democracy, was shot in the head outside Yangon's airport last Sunday while he was holding his grandson and waiting for a taxi.
Oct 17, 2016
Myanmar: Much needs to be done to boost economy even as US lifts decade old banArray
Oct 12, 2016
Myanmar's Foreign Minister, Aung San Suu Kyi to visit IndiaSuu Kyi will also attend a business event during which she will interact with leading Indian business leaders on ways of bolstering bilateral economic and commercial relations.
Jun 28, 2016
Aung San Suu Kyi meets ethnic armed organisationsMyanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday met with representatives from ethnic armed groups involved in peace talks.
Apr 08, 2016
Myanmar's new government releases political prisoners as part of general amnesty measuresMyanmar's government has begun releasing political prisoners under a plan announced by the country's new de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi.
Apr 06, 2016
Suu Kyi is Myanmar's state adviser: President Htin Kyaw signs bill despite military oppositionThe bill outlining her advisory role enables Suu Kyi to wield influence over parliament and the cabinet in a position officially called "state counsellor".
Apr 05, 2016
Myanmar lawmakers approve of a new 'PM-like' executive post for Suu KyiThe bill establishing the position of state counsellor was opposed by the military's representatives in parliament, but passed easily because of the strong majority that Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy won in last November's election.
Apr 04, 2016
Suu Kyi to drop ministerial positions, plans to act as spokeswoman insteadMyanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi has dropped plans to run two major ministries but will act as spokeswoman for the country's new president, a ruling party official said Monday.
Mar 31, 2016
Htin Kyaw is first President of Myanmar with no army ties in more than 50 yearsMembers of Aung San Suu Kyi's victorious National League for Democracy (NLD) were in tears on Wednesday as Myanmar swore in its first president with no military ties in more than half a century.