Write on Wednesday, 13 August 2014 Published in Sanctions
The luxury Lake Garden hotel in Nay Pyi Taw, where US Secretary of State John Kerry and his delegation stayed overnight on August 9. Photo: Agoda.com
The luxury Lake Garden hotel in Nay Pyi Taw, where US Secretary of State John Kerry and his delegation stayed overnight on August 9. Photo: Agoda.com

A United States delegation that included Secretary of State John Kerry did not breach sanctions when it stayed at a Nay Pyi Taw hotel owned by blacklisted tycoon U Zaw Zaw, said a statement released by the US embassy in Yangon.

Write on Monday, 11 August 2014 Published in Myanmar

Nay Pyi Taw (AFP) - US Secretary of State John Kerry has described the challenges facing Myanmar in its democratic transition as "significant" but pledged Washington's support as the nation moves towards "benchmark" elections.

Write on Sunday, 10 August 2014 Published in Myanmar

NAY PYI TAW (AFP) - US Secretary of State John Kerry has warned Myanmar it had a long way to go in its transition from military rule to democracy and raised concerns over the progress of reforms, State Department officials said.

Write on Monday, 10 February 2014 Published in Regional

WASHINGTON (AFP) – US Secretary of State John Kerry leaves for his fifth trip to North and Southeast Asia on February 13, stopping in China, South Korea and Indonesia for climate change and North Korea talks.

Write on Thursday, 10 October 2013 Published in Politics

US Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that Myanmar's dramatic political reforms were still "incomplete", a day after the former military-ruled country released dozens more political prisoners.