Myanmar & India: building bridges
Post date: Tue, 08/30/2016 - 11:00

The third day of President U Htin Kyaw’s visit to India included ceremony as well as substance.

State Counsellor enjoys music concert by Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra
Post date: Tue, 08/30/2016 - 10:49

State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi enjoyed a music concert by the 95-member Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra (TPO), celebrating the friendship between Myanmar and Thailand at Myanmar International Convention Center-2 in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday.

ASEAN to enhance weather information
Post date: Tue, 08/30/2016 - 09:54

The 38th Meeting of the ASEAN Sub-Committee on Meteorology and Geophysics took place in Yangon yesterday, in order to support the requirements of ASEAN member countries in the field of meteorological and geophysical environmental issues.

Union Peace Conference—21st Century Panglong joint organizing committee meets
Post date: Tue, 08/30/2016 - 09:51

A joint organizing committee for the Union Peace Conference—21st Century Panglong met at Thingaha Hotel in Nay Pyi Taw.

Myanmar, Asia Foundation ink MoU
Post date: Tue, 08/30/2016 - 09:47

A signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and The Asia Foundation was held in Yangon yesterday.

Singapore Airlines and Silk Air started to run from New YIA
Post date: Tue, 08/30/2016 - 09:43

Two Singapore-based airlines, Singapore Airlines and Silk Air, are moving their operations to  New Yangon International Airport (YIA) Terminal 1 starting 26thAugust, it is learnt.

Draft Joint Statement Issued on the Occasion of the State Visit of the President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar to India
Post date: Tue, 08/30/2016 - 09:26

At the invitation of H.E. Shri Pranab Mukherjee, President of the Republic of India, H.E.U Htin Kyaw, President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, paid a State visit to India from 27-30 August, 2016.


The Speeches of the head of State

Today marks the forty-ninth anniversary of the founding of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) a regional grouping of ten South-East Asian countries. On this auspicious day, I have the pleasure to extend my warmest greetings and best wishes to the people of Myanmar and the peoples of the Member States of ASEAN.

Union Minister and vice ministers' speech