Thursday, September 20, 2018

Pyidaungsu Hluttaw concludes 9th session

The Second Pyidaungsu Hluttaw ninth regular session held its 23rd day meeting in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday and a report on the current work of the government by U Kyaw Tint Swe, Union Minister for the Office of the State Counsellor, was on the top of the agenda.

Report on the current work of the government: political, economic and social development, and the peace process

Following is the full text of the report delivered by Union Minister U Kyaw Tint Swe during the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw meeting yesterday:

Speaker of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw and all members of Parliament, I wish you all good health, wealth and prosperity.

UK Foreign Secretary arrives in Myanmar, visits AAPP

A delegation led by the British Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Rt. Hon. Jeremy Hunt MP, landed in Yangon at 3:45pm yesterday. The delegation was welcomed by Daw Kay Thi Soe, Director General of the Strategic Studies and Training Department, British Ambassador to Myanmar Mr. Daniel Patrick Brendon Chugg, and other officials at the Yangon International Airport.

Japanese Ambassador meets SWRR Union Minister

Union Minister for Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement Dr. Win Myat Aye received Japanese Ambassador to Myanmar Mr. Ichiro Maruyama at the Maykalar Hall in his ministry in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday morning.

Nepali National Day held in Yangon

Union Minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation Dr. Aung Thu and his wife Daw Khin Thidar attended the Nepali National Day celebration held at Melia Hotel yesterday evening.

Low pressure in Bay of Bengal likely to form depression in next 24 hours

The cyclonic circulation in Bay of Bengal over the East Central Bay of Bengal and adjoining Myanmar Coast still persists and the low pressure is likely to intensify into a depression in the next 24 hours, according to the 6:30 pm observation of the weather bureau yesterday.

Zo National Region Development Party presents its policy, stance and work program

Chairman U Kham En Thang of Zo National Region Development (ZNRD) Party presented the party’s policy, stance, work programs and other issues on radio and TV on 19 September.