You are here

Suu Kyi aide sworn in as Myanmar president in historic power shift

BT_20160331_NAHSWEAR31_2195518.jpg
Mr Htin Kyaw and Ms Suu Kyi arriving at the parliament in Naypyidaw on Wednesday. The latter holds a clutch of positions in the cabinet including that of foreign minister.

Naypyidaw

MYANMAR entered a new era on Wednesday as Aung San Suu Kyi's democracy movement took power after 50 years of military domination, with a close aide of the Nobel Laureate sworn in as president.

Htin Kyaw, a school friend and confidante of the democracy champion, succeeds...

sentifi.com

Market voices on: