Lawmakers, activists and ethnic representatives hope for progress in 2019, but the events of recent years temper their expectations with caution
Ruling party’s Executive Committee reviewing Nov. 3 poll results, announces ground-level revamp to prepare for 2020 election
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.