Election 2015

Protestors gather outside the Chinese Embassy in December 2014. Photo: Mizzima
21 October 2015
A candidate standing for election to Myanmar’s Lower House of Parliament has been...
RCSS Lieutenant General Yawd Serk (Photo: Theingi Htun)
21 October 2015
The Restoration Counsel for Shan State (RCSS), one of Myanmar’s strongest armed groups...
Ye river in Ye township, Mon State. Photo: Nyi Thway/Panoramio
20 October 2015
According to the latest announcement released in Mon State’s Ye Township in September,...
Myanmar nationals queue outside the Myanmar Embassy as they wait for their turn to vote early in Bangkok, Thailand, 17 October 2015. Photo: Diego Azubel/EPA
20 October 2015
Nearly 6,600 overseas voters cast advance votes on Sunday for the upcoming general...
20 October 2015
European Union observers will be given access to voting on military bases for next month'...
Migrant workers operate on a fishing boat in Mae Klong district, Samut Songkhram province, Thailand, 07 May 2015. Photo:Narong Sangnak/EPA
20 October 2015
It is estimated that 2.5 to 3 million Myanmar workers are toiling away in Thailand, at...
Myanmar expats wait in line to cast their vote outside the Myanmar Embassy building in Singapore, 15 October 2015. Photo: Wallace Woon/EPA
19 October 2015
There were scenes of confusion at the Myanmar Embassy in Singapore yesterday as thousands...
Chairperson of the National League for Democracy (NLD) party Daw Aung San Suu Kyi addresses supporters during her election campaign trip in Gwa Myo, Rakhine State on October 18, 2015. Photo: Min Min/Mizzima
18 October 2015
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi called for unity in volatile Rakhine state on Saturday in an...
Myanmar expats wait in line to cast their vote outside the Myanmar Embassy building in Singapore, 15 October 2015. Photo: Wallace Woon/EPA
17 October 2015
The details of that morning 25 years ago are hazy but Than Than Aye remembers vividly the...
Myanmar expats wait in line to cast their vote outside the Myanmar Embassy building in Singapore, 15 October 2015. Over 20,000 Myanmar nationals living in Singapore will cast their vote ahead of the country's general elections, which has been announced to take place on 08 November 2015. Photo: Wallace Woon/EPA
16 October 2015
Hundreds of Myanmar nationals queued to cast their ballots in Singapore on Thursday in...
A Mosque in Yangon near Sule. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
16 October 2015
On Nov. 8, Myanmar will go to the polls in what has been billed as the first free and...
Hla Toe, vice chairman of Kaman National Progressive Party. (Photo: Myanmar Now) 
15 October 2015
(Interview) Hla Toe, vice chairman of the Kaman National Progressive Party, is contesting...

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