The Myanmar Club in Singapore had booked and paid for the event to be held at Singapore Polytechnic Convention Center before management revoked the agreement.
Irrawaddy editor-in-chief Aung Zaw recalls his flight from Burma in the days following the brutal crackdown of the 8888 uprising and the founding days of the magazine.
The Irrawaddy looks back at how journalists defied their military rulers 30 years ago with a month of unprecedented reporting.
If included, Myanmar will receive technical assistance to build the 8888 museum.
Founding member U Ko Ko Gyi says the party is not focused on assuming power