Leaked information suggests that many in Beijing’s politburo were betting on a Shwe Mann- Suu Kyi govt in Burma after the election.
Aung San Suu Kyi returned to Burma on Sunday and was greeted by crowds of supporters at Yangon International Airport.
Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has departed for her diplomatic visit to China, where she will meet with members of the ruling Communist Party.
Southeast Asian heads of state join other world leaders in Naypyidaw for the 25th ASEAN Summit. But will the South China Sea islands dispute derail talks again?
In a week when Burma assumed the gavel of the ASEAN chairmanship, Thein Sein said his government was “willing to play a greater role in promoting ASEAN-China ties.”