Agence France-Presse in Naypyidaw

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