Aung San Suu Kyi's party will submit a proposal to create a new "state advisor" role for her, giving her power to liaise between the President and Parliament
Htin Kyaw, a confidante of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, has been sworn in as Myanmar's President
Myanmar's president-elect U Htin Kyaw on Thursday submitted to the a proposal plan of forming the new government to the Union Parliament, as part of the process in preparation for taking office.
The Myanmar Parliament on Monday finalised preparations for this week's election of the country's next President and Vice Presidents - the first candidates nominated democratically
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.