Submitted by Eleven on Wed, 06/13/2018 - 14:04
YANGON- Kyaw Tint Swe, Union Minister of State Counsellor Office, met with Japanese officials and discussed about forming of investigation commission, according to a statement relesed by the State Counsellor Office.
Myanmar delegation, led by Kyaw Tint Swe, attended the 24th International Conference on the Future of Asia held in Japan on June 11th.
Submitted by Eleven on Tue, 06/12/2018 - 15:30
A total of 104 Bengalis illegally entering Myanmar were found near Aung Bala beach between Mayu Kan Sin Paik village and Aung Bala village in southern Yathae Taung Township in Rakhine State on June 11 morning.
Submitted by Eleven on Tue, 06/12/2018 - 15:19
President Office released a statement on June 11 that President Win Myint will visit Thailand and he will attend two regional summits.
According to the invitation of Thailand Prime Minister, President Win Myint and first lady Cho Cho will pay a State visit to Thailand in near future.
Submitted by Eleven on Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:40
Members of Parliament including military-elected representatives much supported an urgent proposal to form an independent inquiry commission for Rakhine State only with local scholars, but it faced a defeat at Lower House parliament in Nay Pyi Taw on June 11.
Submitted by ttwin on Mon, 06/11/2018 - 16:14
Voter lists for the upcoming by-election are set to be announced in the first week of July, Union Election Commission (UEC) member Myint Naing told the Daily Eleven.
Submitted by Eleven on Sat, 06/09/2018 - 11:31
A State-level meeting on national security and international relations as well as Rakhine issue was held at the Presidential Palace in Nay Pyi Taw on June 8.
Submitted by Eleven on Sat, 06/09/2018 - 11:03
YANGON- As a preparatory measure to hold the third 21st Century Panglong Conference (3rd Union Peace Conference), a meeting of Union Peace Dialogue Joint Committee (UPDJC) organized by ethnic armed groups that are Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) signatories was held at the Green Hill Hotel in Yangon on June 7th.
“Mainly, we aimed to fulfill the requirements for 21st Panglong Conference. We already approved discussion points,” said Yebaw Myo Win.
Submitted by Eleven on Fri, 06/08/2018 - 12:43
YANGON- The Union Election Commission (UEC) will be meeting with the political parties at its office on June 14th aiming to discuss about electoral affairs.
“We had invited all political parties and will be listening to their reports,” Spokesperson Myint Naing, who is also a member of UEC, told to EMG.
The UEC announced on May 8th that the 2018 by-election will be held for 13 vacant constituencies nationwide on November 3rd.
Submitted by Eleven on Fri, 06/08/2018 - 11:39
Facebook has blacklisted a group of Myanmar Buddhist hardliners including monks notorious for bilious hate speech against Bengali Muslims, the company said on June 7, as it scrambles to show it is tackling inflammatory content.
The social media company plays an outsized role in a country that has only recently come online and boasts 18 million accounts among the population of around 50 million people.
Submitted by Eleven on Thu, 06/07/2018 - 14:53
Thaung Tun, Union Minister for the Office of the Union Government is appointed as Chairman of Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC), according to Directorate of Investment and Companies Administration (DICA).
He was a commission member before and now he is promoted as the chairman of the commission.
He succeeded former Union Minister for National Planning and Finance Kyaw Win, who resigned from his duty as the chairman of the MIC.