The widely expected cabinet reshuffle has serious implications for the government, the economy and the peace process.
24 The News For 24 March 2018
Annual US Embassy award recognizes women working on behalf of disadvantaged groups
The senior NLD member won the Lower House ballot Friday afternoon, easily defeating USDP candidate U Thaung Aye and paving the way for a vote on the next president.
A man who admitted to raping and killing a 2-year-old girl was given the death penalty in a Pyin Oo Lwin district court.
"No single company, governmental or non-governmental actor should be the arbiter of truth," said Kathleen Reen, Twitter's director of public policy for Asia Pacific.
The escalating tensions sent shivers through financial markets as investors foresaw dire consequences for the global economy if trade barriers start going up.
The countries called on Cambodia to reinstate the main opposition party, release its jailed leader and ensure a July general election is free and fair.
Attacks on Islamic clerics, schools and mosques in recent weeks ramp up tensions in the world's most populous Muslim-majority country.
Some 30 people threw stones at Muslim homes in the Irrawaddy Region. Property was damaged but no one was injured.
Booths from Myanmar, Thailand, HK, Germany and India expected at show from March 30-April 2.
The NLD elected independent lawmaker and ex-militia leader U T Khun Myat as the new speaker of the Lower House, after U Win Myint’s resignation yesterday.
"This was a major breach of trust. I'm really sorry this happened. We have a basic responsibility to protect people's data," Zuckerberg said.
Two Reuters reporters accused of possessing secret govt papers appeared in a Myanmar court for the 11th time on Wednesday.
The Global Times said China should prepare for military action over Taiwan after the United States passed a law to boost ties with the self-ruled island.
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