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
Myanmar’s ties with Japan have been close since Gen. Aung San met with a visiting Japanese military officer in 1940. Here are the key events that have shaped bilateral relations since
The sanctions would include Myanmar's lucrative textile industry and potentially put at risk thousands of jobs but would not come into effect immediately.
After speculation surrounding the country’s North Korea ties in the early 2000s, it was agreed that signing the treaty would clear up suspicions on Myanmar’s nuclear weapon pol
"The government must decisively repel international pressures against anyone, not only the Tatmadaw," a spokesman said. "But the government has not yet done enough in that regard."
Ministry of Home Affairs orders eight detained again; police preparing case on a separate offense related to deadly protest
Development organizations say that the project would improve the students’ educational experience, but that a change of mindset is necessary for Arakanese to accept it.
At a meeting in Laiza, signatories and non-signatories to the nationwide ceasefire agreement discussed how all groups could participate in the country’s peace deal.
Already wielding considerable political power under the Constitution, and with the NLD making itself more unpopular by the day, why would it?
To mark the 30th anniversary of the 1988 coup d'état on Tuesday, The Irrawaddy recalls some of the colorful characters in the halls of power at the time.
The Irrawaddy briefs you on the week that was in the national legislature.
The upper house legislator of Ramree constituency had her call to discuss the controversial ID cards in parliament rejected.