Myanmar Army Chief Min Aung Hlaing vows to respect election outcome

Myanmar`s powerful army chief has vowed to respect the outcome of November`s landmark elections and has not ruled out becoming president if asked to take the top post.

Myanmar need not stay isolated from world: Suu Kyi
Myanmar need not stay isolated from world: Suu Kyi

Chairperson of Myanmar`s National League for Democracy (NLD,) Aung San Suu Kyi, on Friday stressed the need for Myanmar not to be isolated from the world, calling on its citizens to have a global view.

Myanmar`s Suu Kyi refuses to rule out election boycott

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday refused to rule out a boycott of looming elections as she cast doubt over the likelihood of key changes to a charter that bans her from running for president.

Myanmar opposition party meets for election programmes

Myanmarese opposition National League for Democracy (NLD) that is led Aung San Suu Kyi by Saturday met for the fourth time to map out action programmes for next year`s general elections.

With Suu Kyi blocked, her Myanmar party eyes ex-general for President

Aung San Suu Kyi`s National League for Democracy (NLD) will go into next year`s parliamentary election in Myanmar with no candidate for president, NLD officials said, and one said it might even support a former general from the pro-military ruling party.

Aung San Suu Kyi re-elected opposition party leader

Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi was Sunday re-elected leader of Myanmar`s main opposition party, the National League for Democracy.

Myanmar opposition holds first party congress

It is the National League for Democracy, led by democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi and currently country`s best hope for building a viable political opposition after half a century of authoritarian rule.

Suu Kyi hopes to make Parliament debut soon

Suu Kyi said she hoped for a swift resolution to a dispute that has delayed her debut into Myanmar`s Parliament.

Suu Kyi`s party postpones Myanmar Parliament entry

The NLD has baulked at the wording of the oath, which requires them to protect a constitution, drawn up by former junta.

Suu Kyi’s party wants change in oath wording

NLD wants to change the vow to "safeguard the constitution" to instead say "respect the constitution".

Suu Kyi hails "triumph of the people" in vote win

Aung San Suu Kyi has hailed the victory of her party NLD in by-lections as a "triumph of the people" after decades of military dictatorship.

Myanmar`s Suu Kyi won`t vote despite election bid

Suu Kyi will not vote in upcoming by-elections despite running for a seat in parliament, an official said.

Myanmar lifts rally ban after Suu Kyi`s party complains

Aung San Suu Kyi`s party complained its campaigning for upcoming parliamentary by-elections was being stifled.

Myanmar approves Suu Kyi`s party for election

Suu Kyi declined to say yet if she herself will stand in the election when pressed on the issue.

Suu Kyi`s NLD wins legal status

The Myanmar government has officially recognized Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi`s National League for Democracy (NLD) as a political party, authorities said Tuesday.

Suu Kyi`s party seeks legal status

Myanmar democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi and her NLD are seeking a judicial order to reinstate it as a legal political party.

Myanmar`s Suu Kyi seeks to revive political party

Myanmar democracy icon goes back to work after being freed from house arrest.

Myanmar`s Suu Kyi suggests NLD supporters don`t vote

Myanmar`s detained opposition leader
Aung San Suu Kyi has suggested that people who want to back
her disbanded party in upcoming elections refrain from voting,
her lawyer said on Wednesday.

UN chief welcomes release of Myanmar leader

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday welcomed the release of a popular leader in Myanmar and asked the country`s military junta to immediately free the iconic democratic leader, Aung San Suu Kyi.