A prominent opposition party member has questioned rules set by the Union Election Commission for scrutinising voters’ lists.
The Rakhine National Party (RNP) will contest 75 constituencies in the November election in a bid to win control of the Rakhine State Hluttaw – and possibly the regional government, if the constitution is changed to give legislatures power to form them.
Tired of butting up against red tape and a lengthy government approval process, Malaysia’s demand for Myanmar migrant workers has plummeted this year, labour officials said.
Parliament has removed possible jail terms for retailers who sell lottery tickets above the official price from a lottery bill, despite warnings that it will not work as a deterrent.
A decision on the draft budget for next year is set to be delayed further, with the government yesterday failing to provide clarification demanded by MPs on planned civil servant salary increases.