Politics

Informal meeting bet. Govt. and NCA signatories to be held soon

According to ethnic armed force(s) delegates, an informal meeting will be held at National Reconciliation and Peace Center (NRPC), Yangon on June 16 for a discussion concerning the date for  3rd meeting of the 21st Century Panglong Summit .
21st meeting of Peace Process Steering Team (PPST) formed with Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) signatories was held in Chiangmai on June 11 and the decisions made during that meeting were sent to the government.

MP calls for improving existing industrial zones in Yangon instead of establishing new ones

Yangon Region should implement 11 proposed industrial zones only when effective laws emerge and instead, the existing 28 zones should be upgraded, said Sandar Min, MP for Seikgyikhanaungto Townsh

Editors lack in describing official usage for ‘zero line’, ‘zero line area’ and ‘no man land’

 
The desk editors including the reporters who covered  the situation of Myanmar-Bangladesh border  lacked in describing an official usage for the words such as ‘zero line’, zero line area and ‘no man land’ stated in Myanma Alin, said Deputy Minister Aung Hla Tun of the Ministry of Information.
 

NCA signatories propose dates for peace conference, related meetings

The ethnic armed groups which are signatories to the nationwide ceasefire agreement (NCA) sent an official letter to the Union government on June 12 proposing dates of holding the third Union Pea

State Counsellor Office’s minister meets with Japanese officials

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.
 

Bengalis illegally entering Myanmar found near Aung Bala beach

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. 

President Win Myint to pay a State visit to Thailand

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.

Lower House MP’s urgent proposal faces defeat at Lower House parliament

 
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.
 

Voter lists for Nov 3 by-election to be announced earlier next month

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.

State-level meeting on national security, international relations and Rakhine issue held in Nay Pyi Taw

 
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.