National League for Democracy (Myanmar)

Type: Organization
Name: National League for Democracy (Myanmar) (NLD)
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Images of the week

The village of Yemyat is to be relocated after being buried in silt during a recent flood. The village, situated in Singtu Township, Mandalay Division, is downstream of a gold mine, which is where much of the silt is said to have was originated. Some ... [Published DVB - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

‘I Don’t Think the NLD Will Win a Landslide Victory in 2015’

Hla Swe, a prominent USDP member. (Photo: Hla Swe / Facebook)RANGOON — Hla Swe is an Upper House MP representing Magwe Division’s Constituency No. 12 for the ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) and a Central Executive Committee membe ... [Published Irrawaddy - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Establishing a federal system and changing charter are key goals, NLD says

:07NLD patron Tin Oo gives a speech at the ceremony to mark the 26th anniversary of the party’s founding. (EMG).The National League for Democracy has said it has two current tasks – to help establish a federal union in unity with ethnic groups, and to ... [Published Eleven Myanmar - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Democracy by Militia in Burma

The democratization process in Burma remains very much a work-in-progress, with parliamentary elections slated for next year and the country continuing to adjust to the growing pains associated with opening its economy to the rest of the world.This week ... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Ceasefire optimism rises ahead of meeting with political parties tomorrow

:44The Union Peace-making Work Committee, Nationwide Ceasefire Coordinating Team and representatives of political parties will hold tripartite talks for the second time tomorrow when they meet at the Myanmar Peace Centre in Yangon.The invitations were ... [Published Eleven Myanmar - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

MOI to file lawsuits on two media groups

The Ministry of Information is preparing to take two publications to court after mediation through the Myanmar Press Council (Interim) failed to yield a result acceptable to both sides, according to minister U Ye Htut.The ministry will file cases against ... [Published Myanmar Times - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 3 reports

Myanmar Investment Message Undermined by Politics, Sanctions

Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi speaks to the Myanmar community living in Singapore, on the island of Sentosa, in this Sept. 22, 2013 file picture. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su)New York . The rapid economic transformation of Myanmar, less than two years after transitioning ... [Published Jakarta Globe - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Govt accused of blocking debate over MP’s coal-fired plant

:00Ngayoke Kaung beach could become the site of two coal-fired power plants. (Photo-EMG)MPs from different parties in the Aeyeywady Region parliament are uniting in their effort to urge the regional government to discuss its plans to build two coal-fired ... [Published Eleven Myanmar - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 2 reports

Report Myanmar's NLD May Support Ruling Party Chief For President 'Incorrect'

Myanmar’s opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) party on Wednesday distanced itself from reports that it may back the ruling party’s chief Shwe Mann as a presidential candidate in next year’s general election.Aung San ... [Published Radio Free Asia - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 7 reports

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

Aung San Suu Kyi's (pic) 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 ... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

MPs warn govt to expect scrutiny on foreign loans

Parliamentarians have warned government ministries seeking approval for foreign loans that they should expect close scrutiny of their spending, amid concerns that Myanmar may be taking on unnecessary debt.National League for Democracy representative for ... [Published Myanmar Times - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

NLD member killed in Mandalay

A member of the opposition National League for Democracy (NLD) succumbed to injuries on Saturday after being brutally beaten by two Burmese soldiers and the son of a lieutenant, sources within the party confirmed. Sithu Htet, a local member of the NLD’s ... [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - Sep 24 2014]

Quotes

...Someone from the government side shouted cheerfully, "You are on the wrong side!” at which point the KIO’s Gen. Gun Maw moved to take up a seat alongside the UPWC, declaring, "I am on this side now”. The exchange provoked much laughter, followed by a round of applause. (PHOTO: Myanmar Peace Centre)"
"I think we will have a comprehensive umbrella law on land policy and land use within six months to a year" Soe Thane told Reuters on the sidelines of a Myanmar investment conference
"We believe there is no No 2 position in our party" Han Tha Myint, a member of the NLD's executive committee, told Reuters when asked why the party would not put up its own candidate

More Content

All (271) | News (131) | Reports (0) | Blogs (134) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (6) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Images of the week [Published DVB - Sep 29 2014]
‘I Don’t Think the NLD Will Win a Landslide Vic... [Published Irrawaddy - Sep 29 2014]
Establishing a federal system and changing char... [Published Eleven Myanmar - Sep 29 2014]
Ethnic groups don’t want to leave Burma, says N... [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - Sep 28 2014]
I will tell the real truth (18) [Published Eleven Myanmar - Sep 27 2014]
Democracy by Militia in Burma [Published Huffington Post - Sep 26 2014]
Ceasefire optimism rises ahead of meeting with ... [Published Eleven Myanmar - Sep 26 2014]
MOI to file lawsuits on two media groups [Published Myanmar Times - Sep 26 2014]
MPs Urge Prompt Return of Confiscated Land [Published Irrawaddy - Sep 26 2014]
Myanmar Investment Message Undermined by Politi... [Published Jakarta Globe - Sep 25 2014]
Govt accused of blocking debate over MP’s coal-... [Published Eleven Myanmar - Sep 25 2014]
PM Prayuth to visit Myanmar mid-October [Published MCOT - Sep 25 2014]
Report Myanmar's NLD May Support Ruling Party C... [Published Radio Free Asia - Sep 25 2014]
Burma Investment Message Undermined by Politics... [Published Irrawaddy - Sep 25 2014]
Aung San Suu Kyi to back ex-General for President? [Published Asian Age - Sep 25 2014]
Myanmar investment message undermined by politi... [Published CNBC - Sep 24 2014]
With Suu Kyi blocked, her Myanmar party eyes ex... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Sep 24 2014]
Senior NLD Member Denies Report of Party Suppor... [Published Irrawaddy - Sep 24 2014]
MPs Voice Doubts Over Burma’s Anti-Corruption C... [Published Irrawaddy - Sep 24 2014]
Opposition party ‘did not say’ it would support... [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - Sep 24 2014]
MPs warn govt to expect scrutiny on foreign loans [Published Myanmar Times - Sep 24 2014]
NLD dismisses ‘unbelievable’ Reuters report tha... [Published Eleven Myanmar - Sep 24 2014]
NLD member killed in Mandalay [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - Sep 24 2014]
Suu Kyi out, NLD looks to ex-general [Published Bangkok Post - Sep 24 2014]
With Suu Kyi Blocked, Myanmar's NLD Eyes Former... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 24 2014]
Aung San Suu Kyi's opposition party considering... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Sep 24 2014]
With Suu Kyi blocked, her Myanmar party eyes ex... [Published Reuters Canada - Sep 23 2014]
With Suu Kyi blocked, her Myanmar party eyes ex... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Sep 23 2014]
Section 18 used against Peace Day protester [Published Eleven Myanmar - Sep 23 2014]
Backlash Grows Against Burma’s National Educati... [Published Irrawaddy - Sep 23 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Ethnic groups don’t want to leave Burma, says N... [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - Sep 28 2014]
Burma’s ethnic minorities will never cede from the country, providing their rights are respected and a genuine federal union established, said Nai Hongsa, one of the leading negotiators for the Nationwide Ceasefire Coordination Team (NCCT) on Saturday. ...
With Suu Kyi blocked, her Myanmar party eyes ex... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Sep 24 2014]
Aung San Suu Kyi's (pic) 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 ...
Opposition party ‘did not say’ it would support... [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - Sep 24 2014]
Burma’s leading opposition party, the National League for Democracy (NLD), has refuted reports suggesting that it might support former military strongman and current house Speaker Shwe Mann as a presidential candidate in general elections scheduled for ...
NLD member killed in Mandalay [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - Sep 24 2014]
A member of the opposition National League for Democracy (NLD) succumbed to injuries on Saturday after being brutally beaten by two Burmese soldiers and the son of a lieutenant, sources within the party confirmed. Sithu Htet, a local member of the NLD’s ...
Flash Flood - Asia - Myanmar (Burma) [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Sep 20 2014]
EDIS Number: FF-20140920-45348-MMR Date / time: 20/09/2014 12:37:44 [UTC] Event: Flash Flood Area: Asia Country: Myanmar (Burma) State/County: Division of Sagaing Location: Katha Number of Deads: 7 person(s) Number of Injured: N/A Number of ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.