Standing Committee statement repeats objection to Tatmadaw’s “new” conditions for implementing the NCA
Cambodian PM told his ministers to ease pressure on labor union leaders, after threats by the EU to remove the Southeast Asian country's duty-free trading access.
By Saturday evening, ruling party was facing defeat to USDP and ethnic parties in five races; full results due Sunday
Voters trickled through polling stations in Mandalay. But in Rakhine and Yangon, locals eager to cast their ballots have had to wait in line.
The ruling party has vowed to start delivering on its promises, but it faces a tough fight in ethnic areas and a newly confident USDP in Saturday’s vote
Nang Htwe Hmone is one of only seven women among the 69 candidates in Saturday's poll, but she feels confident about becoming Mandalay's next Shan ethnic affairs minister.
A new strategy paper from German industry makes clear that German firms cannot afford to turn their backs on China but urges them to reassess their presence there.
An entrenched, male-dominated ‘security approach’ has left the peace process deadlocked.
A political crisis in Sri Lanka took a deadly turn days after the president removed the prime minister and installed a powerful ally of China in his place.
The NLD's main opponent accuses the ruling party of surreptitiously campaigning in ethnic minority areas in the guise of government work.
Cambodia failed to allay criticisms of authoritarianism and rights abuses that threaten the country's duty-free trading access to the European Union.
The Irrawaddy Region government has warned its former chief minister to return within two months the $3.28 million he collected in regional development funds or face a lawsuit.
Firebrand monk says he will take up arms if Myanmar’s military leadership is charged at the International Criminal Court.
Reports suggest Defense, Home Affairs ministers are about to retire
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