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Suu Kyi says she will lead govt if party wins Myanmar polls
Deccan Chronicle

Suu Kyi says she will lead govt if party wins Myanmar polls

Yangon: Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi said Wednesday if her party wins upcoming elections she will lead the country from behind the scenes - circumventing a clause in the constitution that bars her from the presidency. If the November ... Deccan Chronicle, 1 day ago
Bangkok Post

Amnesty: Myanmar holds 90 political prisoners before polls

YANGON - Amnesty International on Thursday urged Myanmar to release nearly 100 "prisoners of conscience" ahead of landmark November polls, accusing the former junta-run nation of returning to "old ways" of repression. Myanmar student protesters ...
 Bangkok Post11 hours ago Amnesty urges Myanmar to release nearly 100 activists before polls  Qatar Peninsula12 hours ago
Xinhua News Agency

6,074 qualified candidates to run upcoming election in Myanmar

Members of Myanmar's ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) wave flags during a campaign rally in Yangon Oct. 7, 2015. According to the Union Election Commission's latest figures, a total of 6,074 qualified candidates will run the ...
 Xinhua News Agency17 hours ago

Dollar gets lift from higher U.S. yields

Bank staff shows U.S. hundred dollars bills at AYA Bank's money changer in Yangon July 17, 2015. Reuters/Soe Zeya Tun The dollar stood tall against a basket of currencies in early Asian trading on Thursday, though it remained in its recent ...
 Reuters18 hours ago Ugandan shilling steady, tight supply seen offering support  Sharenet1 month ago Ugandan shilling gains as Treasury auction depresses liquidity  Sharenet1 month ago
Reuters India

Radical monks show clout in Yangon rally

Thousands of Myanmar’s nationalist monks and their supporters prayed, clapped and held speeches at a large rally in the country’s biggest city today, in a show of growing clout of radical Buddhists ahead of the November 8 election The post Radical monks ...
 Himalayan times3 days ago Myanmar nationalist monks stage large rally as religious tensions grow  Reuters India4 days ago Myanmar monks stage rally as religious tension...  Qatar Peninsula4 days ago Monks stage large rally in Myanmar as ethnic tensions grow  DAWN Group3 days ago
Channel NewsAsia

Myanmar to sign peace deal with 8 rebel groups on October 15: Officials

YANGON: Myanmar's government will sign a long-negotiated ceasefire on October 15 but with only eight rebel forces, officials said Sunday (Oct 4), as several major insurgent groups declined to ink an agreement that excludes some factions. More than ...
 Channel NewsAsia4 days ago Myanmar ethnic militias at ceasefire stalemate  Anadolu Ajansi1 week ago Myanmar president pushes peace plan in ethnic rebel talks  DAWN Group4 weeks ago Myanmar to sign peace deal  Asian Lite2 days ago
Anadolu Ajansi

Myanmar: Anti-Muslim monks meet to defend new race laws

By Connor Macdonald YANGON Myanmar's self-appointedguardians of race and religionhave taken to a stagein the country's national stadium to declaretheir anti-Muslimpolitics as "necessary under the circumstances". Speaking in Yangon at the ...
 Anadolu Ajansi3 days ago

While EMs struggle, Myanmar tips 10% growth

A Burmese woman walks by billboards in Yangon, Myanmar. There is an Asian country that doesn't have an active stock market or even a credit rating. Yet its economy may grow by 10 percent this year. Meet ...
 CNBC6 days ago
Anadolu Ajansi

Myanmar: No Muslims running for NLD for political reasons

By Joshua Carroll YANGON, Myanmar Myanmar's opposition National League for Democracy party failed to put forth any Muslim candidates for a Nov. 8 election in order to appease a powerful extremist group led by Buddhist monks, a senior party ...
 Anadolu Ajansi1 week ago
Xinhua News Agency

Workers arrange bunches of bananas in Myanmar

Workers arrange bunches of bananas at the bank of the Yangon River in Yangon, Myanmar, Sept. 29, 2015. Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC) has granted 17 local and foreign firms to make investment in the country this month, sources of the commission ...
 Xinhua News Agency1 week ago
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