The Pyidaungsu Hluttaw (Burmese: ပြည်ထောင်စု လွှတ်တော် [pjìdàʊɴzṵ l̥ʊʔtɔ̀] lit. Assembly of the Union) is the de jure national-level bicameral legislature of Myanmar (officially known as the Republic of the Union of Myanmar) established by the 2008 National Constitution.
How many parliaments are there in Myanmar?
It consists of 440 members, of which 330 are directly elected through the first-past-the-post system in each townships (the third-level administrative divisions of Myanmar), and 110 are appointed by the Myanmar Armed Forces.
Is Myanmar presidential or parliamentary?
President of Myanmar
|President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar ပြည်ထောင်စု သမ္မတ မြန်မာနိုင်ငံတော် သမ္မတ|
|Nominator||Assembly of the Union|
|Appointer||Presidential Electoral College|
|Term length||Five years, renewable once|
How many senators are there in Myanmar?
As an elected body, the Legislature of Burma was a bicameral legislature consisting of the 36-seat Senate and the 132-seat House of Representatives.
|Legislature of Burma|
|Succeeded by||Union Parliament|
|Seats||168 36 (Senate) 132 (House of Representatives)|
How many seats are there in Myanmar?
|Pyithu Hluttaw (House of Representatives) constituencies allocated||Amyotha Hluttaw (House of Nationalities) constituencies allocated|
What’s the new name for Burma?
The official English name was changed by the country’s government from the “Union of Burma” to the “Union of Myanmar” in 1989, and still later to the “Republic of the Union of Myanmar”. Since then, those name changes have been the subject of controversies and mixed incidences of adoption.
How many Constitution are there in Myanmar?
After independence, Myanmar adopted three constitutions in 1947, 1974 and 2008. 2008 constitution is present constitution of Myanmar.