Sean Turnell says global problems, Rakhine crisis hindering reform, but points to progress on GDP, inflation, banking sector
U Win Myint confronts region’s leadership with false documents, says he’s not looking for sugar-coated information
Parliament approves another 5-year term for U Kyaw Kyaw Maung; businesspeople, lawmakers say he has failed to modernize the financial system.
U Win Myint’s New Year’s address focuses on housing, corruption, land, drugs, funding for small business and other issues
The world will be watching as U Win Myint seeks to make good on economic, political promises
Lawmaker, activist remember U Ko Ni’s contributions during Indonesian trip to study conflict resolution.
Prison reform has been put on the back burner under the new government.
As it marks the 2nd anniversary of its historic victory, the party can point to progress on health and rights, but democratic, economic development is slow.