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.
The government of Myanmar, also known as Burma, says it has offered a peace deal to Kokang rebels it has been fighting since February near the border with China.
Myanmar immigration authorities say Bangladesh has agreed to take back 200 boat people rescued off the Myanmar coast last month.