Labor rights advocates say political parties are building their campaigns on the back of cheap casual labor — the very thing that many claim to be fighting.
In a wide-ranging interview, the US envoy gives The Irrawaddy his thoughts on the many domestic and international challenges facing Myanmar, and the state of the bilateral relation
"The Tatmadaw is focusing its efforts on peace and stability and would like to urge the parties to join hands,” Snr. Gen. Min Aung Hlaing told political party leaders in Naypyita
Increasingly out of touch with voters, the NLD’s failure to tackle economic issues and its own structural problems could force it into alliances with ethnic parties in the next e
The ex-candidates, whose election victories were denied by the military, vow to deliver major constitutional reform with their allies.