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Suu Kyi yet to choose proxy leader as Myanmar decides to announce presidential nominees on 17 March

Feb 08, 2016

Suu Kyi yet to choose proxy leader as Myanmar decides to announce presidential nominees on 17 March

Myanmar will have to wait till mid-March to know who might be its President as speculation swirls over who will serve as proxy for Aung San Suu Kyi. #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #military #Junta #Thein Sein #NLD #National League for Democracy #Min Aung Hlaing #Win Khaing Than
Myanmar begins historic parliament session dominated by Suu Kyi's party

Feb 01, 2016

Myanmar begins historic parliament session dominated by Suu Kyi's party

Hundreds of newly elected legislators, a majority of them from pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party, have begun a parliament session that will instal their government and elect a new president #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #National League for Democracy #Union Solidarity and Development Party #U Thein Sein #Naypyitaw #Win Khaing Than #Aye Thar Aung
Myanmar President Thein Sein moves legislature to get more powers for military under NLD govt

Jan 26, 2016

Myanmar President Thein Sein moves legislature to get more powers for military under NLD govt

Myanmar's outgoing army-backed president asked parliament Tuesday to extend the powers of the military-controlled home affairs ministry by giving it control over immigration, officials said. #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #Junta #Suu Kyi #NLD #National League for Democracy party #Zaw Htay #President Thein Sein #Min Aung Hlaing
Start of a new era: Aung San Suu Kyi's party members to join Myanmar parliament on 1 February

Jan 06, 2016

Start of a new era: Aung San Suu Kyi's party members to join Myanmar parliament on 1 February

Members of Aung San Suu Kyi's victorious pro-democracy party will take their seats in parliament on 1 February, Myanmar's speaker said Wednesday, beginning a new era for a nation under army rule for decades. #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #National League for Democracy #Union Solidarity and Development Party #Shwe Mann #President Thein Sein #Myanmar parliament
Aung San Suu Kyi holds 'warm and open' talks with Myanmar president on transfer of power

Dec 02, 2015

Aung San Suu Kyi holds 'warm and open' talks with Myanmar president on transfer of power

Myanmar's democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi held "warm and open" talks with the president on the transfer of power from the military establishment #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #Thein Sein #National League for Democracy
'National reconciliation': Myanmar's army chief, president agree to hold talks with Suu Kyi

Nov 30, 2015

'National reconciliation': Myanmar's army chief, president agree to hold talks with Suu Kyi

Myanmar's top leaders will hold talks with Opposition chief Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday, the first since her party's landmark election success, officials said Monday. #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #NLD #National League for Democracy #Union Solidarity and Development Party #Myanmar elections #President Thein Sein #USDP
Myanmar president 'will hand power' to Suu Kyi after poll win

Nov 15, 2015

Myanmar president 'will hand power' to Suu Kyi after poll win

Myanmar's President Thein Sein on Sunday said historic polls won in a thumping landslide by Aung San Suu Kyi's party were the consequence of his government's reforms and vowed a smooth transition of power. #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #Thein Sein #Election
Aung Suu Kyi dethrones junta: NLD wins historic Myanmar elections

Nov 13, 2015

Aung Suu Kyi dethrones junta: NLD wins historic Myanmar elections

Aung San Suu Kyi's opposition on Friday won a parliamentary majority from weekend polls that will allow it to elect a president and form a government in a historic shift in power from the army. #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #NLD #National League for Democracy #Union Solidarity and Development Party #Myanmar elections #President Thein Sein #USDP
Myanmar polls: Aung San Suu Kyi's party keeps date with history, records historic win

Nov 12, 2015

Myanmar polls: Aung San Suu Kyi's party keeps date with history, records historic win

Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi's opposition party was on the verge of a formal victory on Thursday, as incoming results from Myanmar's historic polls pointed to a landslide win for the pro-democracy crusader. #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #Suu Kyi #South Asia #Thein Sein #NLD #Myanmar elections
Myanmar elections: President Thein Sein pledges he will 'transfer power peacefully' to Suu Kyi's party

Nov 12, 2015

Myanmar elections: President Thein Sein pledges he will 'transfer power peacefully' to Suu Kyi's party

Myanmar's president has joined the army chief in congratulating Aung San Suu Kyi's opposition after it swept national elections, and promised a smooth transition of power. #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #NLD #Myanmar election #President Thein Sein #USDP #Min Aung Hlaing