About Us

 

Supreme Court of the Union

 

Policies

        (a)    To administer justice independently according to law;

        (b)    To dispense justice in open court unless otherwise prohibited by laws;

        (c)    To obtain the right of defence and the right of appeal in cases according to

                 law;

        (d)    To support in bulding of rule of law and regional peace and tranquility by

                 protecting and safeguarding the interests of the people;

        (e)    To educate the people to understand and abide by the law and nurture the

                 habit of abiding by the law by the people;

        (f)     To cause to compound and complete the cases within the framework of law

                 for the settlement of cases among the public;

        (g)    To aim at reforming moral character in meting out punishment to offender.

 

Aims

        (a)    To emerge the rule of law and regional peace and tranquility;

        (b)    To emerge the reliable judicial system that the people trust in;

        (c)    To adjudicate fairly and speedily according to law;

        (d)    To upgrade integrity of the Court.

 

Action Plan

        (a)    To nurture and train all the judges systematically so as to be endowed with

                 morals, integrity and wisdom;

        (b)    To implement judicial functions and judicial related matters efficiently and

                 speedily by utilizing information technology;

        (c)    To modify court infrastructure in line with international standard;

        (d)    To build housing for judicial officers and court staff by providing priority of

                 their social welfare.

 

strategic Plan

        Judiciary Strategic Plan (2015-2017)

 

 

 

News

Nay Pyi Taw, 19 October 2016

 Chief Justice of the Union U Htun Htun Oo received Ms. Irene Khan, Director General, and International Development Law Organization-IDLO and her delegation at 09:30 in the Meeting Hall of the Supreme Court of the

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Nay Pyi Taw

17th October 2016

   The Workshop on Court Excellence and Court Dispute Resolution co-organized by the Supreme Court of the Union, the Singapore Ministry of Law and the Singapore Judicial

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Nay Pyi Taw, 26th September 2016

  Discussion on "Formulating an M & E Plan" was held at the Supreme Court of the Union from 26 to 27 September 2016 in collaboration with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). At the opening

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August 22, 2016 (Monday)

  The Honourable Htun Htun Oo, Chief Justice of the Union, received Lord Neuberger, the President of the UK Supreme Court, at the Supreme Court of the Union at 2 PM this afternoon.

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June 29, 2016 (Wednesday)

   The Honourable Htun Htun Oo, Chief Justice of the Union, received a courtesy call from H.E. Mr. Scot Marciel, the United States Ambassador to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and delegation, at the Guest

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