Myanmar’s parliament Speaker to visit Vietnam

Speaker of the Assembly of the Union of Myanmar Thura U Shwe Mann will pay an official visit to Vietnam starting Friday, the National Assembly’s External Relations announced Wednesday. The five-day visit, from September 5-9, will be made at an invitation of Vietnamese National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung, who visited Myanmar in July 2013 […]

New anti-corruption law targets crooked politicians, government officials

NAY PYI TAW—If officials in the current government are deemed to be corrupt, action can be taken against them by the next government in accordance with provisions of the new anti-corruption law, legal analysts say. The anti-corruption law was enacted by the Union Assembly parliament on August 7 this year and took effect on September […]