He calls their move to allocate funds to local townships unconstitutional, a lawmaker says.
Mingyaungkan demonstrators demand compensation for land they say the military seized two decades ago.
A new vehicle established to run the project may inspire investor confidence.
She calls for armed forces support for constitutional amendments.
They envision ethnic groups to have a shot at the top military posts.
The dialogue has been demanded by armed ethnic rebel groups seeking greater autonomy.
Representatives from 11 opposition and ethnic-based parties meet with the UNFC in Chiang Mai.
A USDP lawmaker and a rebel leader indicate business interests could mar nationwide cease-fire negotiations.
Fresh fighting prompts thousands to flee, but relief supplies are scarce.
Htin Kyaw is jailed under the same protest law he has campaigned against.
But rebel groups and Myanmar's government still hope for a nationwide cease-fire.
The delegation is met by thousands of demonstrators in Sittwe.
At least seven are injured in new protests, sparked at a police checkpoint.
Buddhists continue to protest the visit by a delegation from the Islamic Organization.
The fact-finding mission from the Islamic political bloc will probe alleged abuses against minority Rohingyas.
The decision comes after public protests and a call from parliament to shelve the proposal.
The call comes after candlelit demonstrations in Yangon.