Agence France-Presse in Naypyidaw

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Myanmar blocks world Islamic body office after rallies
Japan unveils huge aid and loans deal for Myanmar

Japan yesterday announced a development aid and loan package for Myanmar worth hundreds of millions of dollars as it boosts trade ties with the fast-changing nation seen as a key regional emerging market.

27 May 2013 - 4:08AM

Japan yesterday announced a development aid and loan package for Myanmar worth hundreds of millions of dollars as it boosts trade ties with the fast-changing nation seen as a key regional emerging market.

Japan unveils huge aid and loans deal for Myanmar
Myanmar ruling party set for leadership vote

Top figures in Myanmar’s ruling party stepped down for a leadership revamp aimed at improving its electoral prospects against Aung San Suu Kyi’s resurgent opposition.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

Top figures in Myanmar’s ruling party stepped down for a leadership revamp aimed at improving its electoral prospects against Aung San Suu Kyi’s resurgent opposition.

Myanmar ruling party set for leadership vote
I want to be president, says Aung San Suu Kyi
Myanmar's President Thein Sein re-elected as ruling party head