More campaign speeches from three political parties were broadcast on Thursday the Global New Light of Myanmar reported on 11 September.
The speeches were made by General Secretary U Nan Yi of Kayan National Party (KNP), Chairman U Aye Kyaing of Rakhine National Force Party and Chairman of Kayin People’s Party Saw Tun Aung Myint and General Secretary U Saw Say Wah.
U Nan Yi of KNP said his party advocates for self-determination, a genuine union and democracy, federalism, equality, peace, regional development and the conservation of Kayan culture and traditions.
U Aye Kyaing of the Rakhine National Force Party said that his party’s aim is to establish a federal democracy and an inclusive market economy. Other policies include constitutional reform, peace, equality and strict immigration controls.
Saw Tun Aung Myint and U Saw Say Wah said that stability is essential for economic development and that the Kayin People’s Party favours a process of gradual democratisation and developing a comprehensive market economy. The party promotes inclusive education, health care and national unity it is competing for 119 seats in the elections.