Arakanese party representatives disqualified by UEC for attacking previous military junta and USDP in election campaigns last year
Burmese president to make first state visit to powerful northern neighbour following high-level bilateral military talks last week
Only the Burmese opposition can re-invest sanctions with a political meaning that has largely been drained from them over the years
A massive shift in the character of Burma’s economy is currently underway, with the government in recent months selling off swathes of state-owned industry to private businessowners. Some observers have[…]
Some political parties including so-called Third Force parties have begun to register for Burma’s upcoming elections after the ruling junta last week announced regulations for political parties registration.
Aug 13, 2009 (DVB), An "historic" meeting of Burmese opposition groups in Indonesia was yesterday forced to relocate following pressure from the Burmese junta on the Indonesian government to block[…]
May 11, 2009 (DVB), Two American journalists deported from Burma last week after delivering workshops on photography and feature writing say reasons for their arrest may lie in their meeting[…]
Apr 10, 2009 (DVB), The United States has announced it will review policy to Burma following a rare US official visit to the country last month and an acknowledgement by[…]