Myanmar lower house speaker U Win Myint resigns World

Myanmar lower house speaker U Win Myint resigns

Speaker of the House of Representatives (Pyithu Hluttaw) of Myanmar U Win Myint stepped down after two years holding the position, announced Vice Speaker T Khun Myat in a session on March 21.
Lao PM begins trip to Myanmar World

Lao PM begins trip to Myanmar

Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith began his official visit to Myanmar on January 15 at the invitation of Myanmar President U Htin Kyaw.
Myanmar: President pledges democratic federal republic World

Myanmar: President pledges democratic federal republic

Myanmar President U Htin Kyaw on January 4 pledged to build a democratic federal republic in accordance with the results of the political dialogues, stressing the need for joint efforts to create a suitable constitution for the country.
China, Myanmar to bolster ties World

China, Myanmar to bolster ties

China and Myanmar have agreed to uphold the principle of mutual respect and win-win cooperation for the sustained, healthy and steady development of bilateral relations.
Myanmar President begins visit to China World

Myanmar President begins visit to China

Myanmar President U Htin Kyaw arrived in Chengdu, capital of the southwestern province of Sichuan, on April 6, beginning his six-day visit to China at the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping.
Myanmar discusses national plan for 2017-18 World

Myanmar discusses national plan for 2017-18

Myanmar's National Planning Commission met on January 9 to discuss the national plan for 2017-18 drawn up by the Ministry of Planning and Finance, according to the Myanmar news agency.
India assures all help to Myanmar World

India assures all help to Myanmar

India is willing to provide all help for Myanmar, visiting Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj told Myanmar President U Htin Kyaw and State Counsellor - Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi
Vietnam, Myanmar to beef up cooperation Politics

Vietnam, Myanmar to beef up cooperation

Vietnam and Myanmar agreed to step up the traditional amity and all-round cooperation for two peoples’ benefit, contributing to the ASEAN peace, sustainability and collaboration.