An aide to Myanmar President Thein Sein says his boss will not run in parliamentary elections later this year.
Myanmar's plan to issue new identity cards in troubled Rakhine state has fallen well short, with only 1,600 Rohingya applying for the so-called green cards.
Hundreds of workers demonstrated in Myanmar Sunday demanding the government approve a higher minimum wage.
Myanmar's main opposition party led by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi has announced it will contest the general election on 8 November.
The trial of two migrant workers from Myanmar, accused of killing two British tourists on a resort island in Thailand continued on Thursday.
Myanmar has started a campaign to recruit 40,000 temporary workers to help police provide security for elections scheduled for November.
Myanmar has announced that the country's long-awaited national election will be held on November 8.
Japan, Myanmar and Thailand sign a memorandum of intent on the joint development of the multi-billion dollar Dawei industrial zone in Myanmar.
Myanmar authorities have arrested four student leaders from Mandalay.
First ever KFC fast food shop in Myanmar opens on June 30.
Myanmar has replaced a high ranking air force officer, officials said on Monday, in a move seen as a response to China's anger.
Myanmar says it has convicted 20 crew members of a ship that was found off the country’s coast last month carrying more than 200 migrant workers.