All ethnic armed groups must participate in peace process to build a federal democracy state: KNU


UEC taking sides with the ruling NLD: USDP spokesperson


Union Election Commission (UEC) at different levels of command is biased towards the ruling National League for Democracy (NLD), said Thein Tun Oo, Spokesperson of the opposition Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP).

Govt proposes to hold Leaders’ Summit in the middle of this month

The government proposed to hold the Leaders’ Summit representing the government, Tatmadaw (defence services), the parliament and ethnic NCA signatories on October 15.
“The government proposed the leaders’ summit on October 15. That day is the annual of the NCA. The responsible persons are to meet and discuss on that day,” said Ye Baw Myo Win, Vice-Chairman of the ABSDF.

UNA leaders discuss important points for federal Constitution

The leaders of members of the United Nationalities Alliance (UNA) held discussions on the principles worthy of being added to federal-designed Constitution if the much-criticized 2008 Constitution is amended for three days in Yangon.
The Principles of Federal Union First Draft were discussed at Royal Golden 9 Mile Hotel in Yangon from October 1 to 3 and it was attended by 37 leaders of UNA’s members.

Over 1,700 war refugees escape from their homes in Shan north

More than 1,700 people ran away from their homes in northern Shan State in September due to fighting between ethnic armed groups in Namtu Town

MP calls for action against fish breeders for not returning state-owned farms

A member of Yangon Region Parliament has called for action against some private entrepreneurs for their failure to return the state-owned fish farms leased to them by the Yangon Regi

Former Lt-Col asks RCSS forces to remove from northern Shan State

Former Lt-Col Soi Swan Mai, who has been dismissed from RCSS, sent a letter to General Ywat Sitt, Chairman of Restoration Council of Shan Stat

MP slams lack of procedure in inviting international tender for Ngwe Pinle Industrial Zone

A member of Yangon Region Parliament has pointed out that Yangon Metropolitan Development Public Co Ltd's move to invite international tender for Ngwe Pinle Industrial Zone project g

Mandalay chief explain plans to transform crime-ridden region


New Yangon Region Attorney General sworn into office

Khin Myo Kyi was sworn in as the new Yangon Region Attorney General and signed a letter of swearing-in during a regular session of the Region Parliament on Monday.