How Will Myanmar’s Elections Affect Relations With China?

The landslide victory of Aung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) in last Sunday’s elections is a turning point in Myanmar’ s history. The NLD will have an opportunity to rule alone, given its super majority in the national parliament. How will an NLD government in Myanmar affect the country’s ties with China? […]

China’s Xi holds talks with Myanmar president

BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping and Myanmar’s leader Thein Sein held talks Friday as the relationship between the two countries adapts to dramatic political changes. The two shook hands outside Beijing’s Great Hall of the People and inspected an honour guard as Thein Sein — a former general — was given full military honours, before […]

Chinese ambassador stresses strengthening of win-win cooperation with Myanmar

YANGON, Jan. 9 — Chinese Ambassador to Myanmar Yang Houlan stressed on Thursday development of “Paukphaw” (fraternal) friendship and strengthening of win-win cooperation with Myanmar. Yang made the remarks in his speech at Myanmar Institute for Strategic and International Studies (MISIS) in Yangon. Speaking on China-Myanmar relations, Yang said mutual benefit and win-win cooperation is […]