Voters will be registered at their homes for future elections, an election commission official told parliament on Monday.
The EU observers praised the UEC for its handling of last year’s election, but noted structural problems that still needed to be resolved.
The new chairperson of the Union Election Commission is a retired university rector who previously oversaw elections in Meiktila in Mandalay Division.
PACE executive director Sai Ye Kyaw Swar Myint reflects on monitoring Burma’s recent elections and discusses what election laws and rules should be changed.
Cartoonist Hla Khin said he felt humiliated after police informed him that he was to be charged with an offence related to Burma’s 8 November election.
At just 6pm local time, the UEC announced the winners of 67 Lower House seats.