Politics

Grand celebrations to commemorate 71st Anniversary Martyrs Day held across the country

 
The celebrations to commemorate 71st Anniversary Martyrs Day were held on a grand scale across the country on July 19. 
 
The ceremony to commemorate 71st Anniversary Martyrs Day was held at Martyrs Mausoleum in Bahan Township, Yangon on July 19 which falls on Martyrs Day.
 

Northern Alliance does not refuse NCA: Peace Commission

The Northern Alliance does not refuse the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) but they seem to be worried about NCA implementation, said retired Lieutenan

Difficult to negotiate with pro-secession armed groups:Govt

The government has difficulty negotiating with the ethnic armed groups wishing to secede from the union, and they will be entitled to the signatories of Na

Challenges facing Rakhine State and future tasks for socio-economic development highlighted

 
State Counsellor and Union Minister for Foreign Affairs Aung San Suu Kyi discussed challenges facing Rakhine State and future tasks for improving socio-economic projects with Chairman Dr Surakiart Sathirathai-led Advisory Board for the Committee for Implementation of the Recommendations on Rakhine State at the former’s office in Nay Pyi Taw on July 17.
 

DG of State Counselor’s Office: he will try to put 3 northern alliance in NCA

Zaw Htay, Director-General of the State Counselor's Office and secretary of the Union Peace Dialogue Joint Committee (UPDJC), said that he will do his best to place 3 “Northern Alliance” groups such as Ta,ang National Liberation Army (TNLA), Kokang's Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army (MNDAA) and Arakan Army (AA) under the umbrella of Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA).
He said these words at a press brief held at Myanmar International Convention Center-2 in Nay Pyi Taw on July 15.

Unique and positive transformations for the people at the grassroots level could see and feel better changes to occur in peace: State Counsellor

 
It is important for the people at the grassroots level to see and feel unique and positive transformations in peace, said State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi. 
 

KNU says northern allies may participate in peace process

Northern allies may participate in the peace proce

Incorrect process does not guarantee 'durable peace': UPDJC vice chair

The way the government, military, ethnic armed groups and political parties are working together for Myanmar's peace process must be correct as peace achie

Party expects to win majority of vacant seats: NLD Spokesperson

 

The ruling National League for Democracy (NLD) expects to win the majority of vacant constituencies in the upcoming by-elections, said its spokesperson Dr Myo Nyunt.

The NLD will compete in all vacant constituencies in the coming by-elections scheduled for November 3 this year.

14-point agreement reached at UPDJC meeting

 

The 14-point agreement submitted by the Union Peace Dialogue Joint Committee (UPDJC) secretariat to the 3rd session of Union Peace Conference (21st Century Panglong Conference) was approved at the UPDJC’s 17th meeting, said Zaw Htay, Director-General of Myanmar State Counsellor Office Ministry, at a press conference held at the Myanmar International Convention Center-2 in Nay Pyi Taw on July 15.