• Mon, 09 Oct 2017 01:00
    Time for Myanmar to focus on the economy
    Much has been said about the National League for Democracy (NLD)-led elected government’s stance on peace and security in recent weeks, with attention being drawn to the conflicts in the North Rakhine State and the actions of Myanmar’s de facto leader, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi.
    opinion
  • Wed, 26 Jul 2017 01:00
    Is Suu Kyi powerless to prevent junta-style rule?  
    Re: “Human rights unchanged under NLD: UN envoy”, Asean, July 24.
    your say
  • Fri, 09 Jun 2017 01:00
    Investors’ optimism on Myanmar wanes
    EXPECTATIONS for Myanmar have been nothing short of a roller-coaster ride. Sky-high expectations followed the victory of the National League of Democracy (NLD) at the 2015 elections, led by Aung San Suu Kyi.
    business
  • Mon, 24 Apr 2017 01:00
    Myanmar tweaks policy  towards major powers
    The nld government is forging new equations with China, Russia and the US
    opinion
  • Tue, 04 Apr 2017 09:47
    NLD settles for poll victories in nine seats
    The ruling National League for Democracy (NLD) won nine seats from those up for grabs in the 19 vacant constituencies at the by-elections on Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 30 Jan 2017 12:57
    Myanmar Muslim lawyer killed for party links: NLD
    YANGON - A top Muslim lawyer who was gunned down outside Yangon airport was deliberately targeted, Myanmar's ruling party has said, describing the assassination as a "terrorist act" against their policies. 
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 26 Dec 2016 15:44
    38 Section 66(d) prosecutions under Myanmar's NLD
    The Telecommunications Law's controversial Section 66(d) has been used for 38 court prosecutions since Aung San Suu Kyi's party took power and 15 of them are being detained, researchers say. 
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:10
    Voters protest against NLD non-Mon candidate
    More than 50 Chaungzone Township residents in Mon State have protested in Mawlamyine against the National League for Democracy for not choosing a Mon national to run in the April 1 by-election. 
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 15 Nov 2016 01:00
    In Myanmar, a shocking setback for democracy
    As a news executive is arrested for ‘defaming’ an unnamed minister, the ruling NLD does nothing
    opinion
  • Mon, 07 Nov 2016 01:00
    Japan should support development of Myanmar’s young democracy
    Japan should steadily help the administration of the National League for Democracy (NLD), which was launched in March, get its new nation-building efforts on track.
    opinion
  • Tue, 06 Sep 2016 12:01
    NLD official in Shan State dismissed
    YANGON - Tin Maung Toe, the chairperson of the National League for Democracy branch in Taunggyi District, Shan State, was dismissed from his position for posting his criticism against the party on Facebook.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 02 Aug 2016 01:00
    Myanmar releases economic policy
    THE NATIONAL LEAGUE for Democracy has unveiled its long-awaited 12-point national economic policy at the MICC-2 in Nay Pyi Taw.
    Economy
  • Sat, 16 Jul 2016 01:00
    Suu Kyi still locked in a battle with the military
    NLD leader hit many hurdles on Thailand visit, but faces bigger barriers back home
    opinion
  • Tue, 21 Jun 2016 13:48
    NLD celebrates Suu Kyi's birthday
    YANGON - Tree-planting and blood-donation ceremonies were held in cooperation with the National League for Democracy and the public to mark the birthday of Aung San Suu Kyi in various townships.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 04 May 2016 17:50
    NLD dismisses MP for unauthorised visit to Wa region
    YANGON - Soe Htay, an MP for Kawkareik Constituency in Kayin State and a member of the National League for Democracy, was dismissed from the Lower House Committee on Ethnic Affairs and Internal Peace for holding peace negotiations in the Wa Self-Administe
    Breaking News
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