Election 2015

08 November 2015
Myanmar is “moving in the right direction,” according to 62 percent of the people...
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi arrives at the polling station in Bahan Township to vote on the morning of November 8. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
08 November 2015
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi arrived at the voting station in Kawhmu, Yangon, at roughly 8:30 am...
President Thein Sein casts his vote at a poll station in Napyitaw, Myanmar, 08 November 2015. Photo: Aung Htet/EPA
08 November 2015
A survey carried out between 14 and 31 October 2015, found that the 2015 general...
Voters and media people jostle at the voting station in Bahan. James Coe/Mizzima
08 November 2015
Dozens of foreign journalists lined up in Bahan, ...
Members of National League for Democracy (NLD) party steer horse-drawn coaches during an election campaign rally in the town of Pyin Oo Lwin, Mandalay region, Myanmar, 24 October 2015. Photo: Hein Htet/EPA
08 November 2015
Voting was brisk in the hotly-contested constituency of PyinOoLwin in Mandalay Region on...
UEC chairman U Tin Aye (Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima)
08 November 2015
“We have been very concerned by the lack of enthusiasm on the part of the UEC [Union...
UEC office in Nay Pyi Taw. Photo: UEC
08 November 2015
To discuss an initiative resulting from a previously signed MOU, the Head of the Gender...
07 November 2015
A survey carried out between 14 and 31 October 2015, found that the majority of voters...
Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
07 November 2015
“I will vote for democracy; for the NLD”, this comment marked a break from my taxi driver...
Photo: Bo Bo/Mizzima
07 November 2015
As the faithful filed towards a Yangon mosque for Friday prayers, conversations readily...
Photo: Facebook
07 November 2015
U Soe Myint, a 53-year-old regional assembly candidate for the opposition National League...
07 November 2015
Final preparations were underway Saturday for Myanmar's first meaningful election in a...

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