National League for Democracy

March 31, 2016
March 31, 2016

Myanmar introduces Bill on 'state adviser' title for Suu Kyi

Myanmar's ruling National League for Democracy (NLD) introduces a Bill in Parliament, its first day in power, seeking a new high position for party leader Aung San Suu Kyi.

December 2, 2015
December 2, 2015

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi in transition talks

Aung San Suu Kyi, whose party won a landslide victory in elections last month, meets President Thein Sein to discuss the handover of power.

November 13, 2015
November 13, 2015

Suu Kyi's NLD wins majority in Myanmar

The National League for Democracy has won a landslide victory in Myanmar's historic election, say vote officials.

November 9, 2015
November 9, 2015

Suu Kyi heads for landslide victory

Myanmar's ruling party concedes defeat in the country's general election as the opposition led by democracy figurehead Aung San Suu Kyi appears on course for a landslide victory.

November 8, 2015
November 8, 2015

Counting starts after key Myanmar poll

Votes are being counted in Myanmar's first openly contested national election after 25 years.

October 21, 2015
October 21, 2015

Around four million voters kept out Myanmar election

When Myanmar votes next month in what has been billed as its first free and fair election in 25 years, around 4 million of his fellow citizens, won't be taking part.

October 7, 2015
October 7, 2015

Suu Kyi vows to lead govt

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi vows to lead the country if her National League for Democracy comes to power in the upcoming election.