- Consequence analysis workshop on money laundering and terrorist financing
- 2nd anti-polio campaign kicks off in Maungtaw
- Amyotha Hluttaw discusses river dredging, business loans and security
- Senior General Min Aung Hlaing meets with Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese
- Six French tourists pass Myanmar during their cross-border road trip
A two-day workshop on money laundering and terrorist financing organized by the Money Laundering/Terrorist Financing (ML/TF) National Risk Assessment Committee and International Monetary Fund (IMF) ends today at the Hilton Hotel in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday.
Union Minister for Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation U Ohn Win met officials in Pathein, the capital of Ayeyawady Region on 18 August and discussed elephant habitat expansion, human-elephant conflicts, formation of Emergency Elephant Response Units-EERU, and anti-poaching teams and their functions.
With a view to making Myanmar Classic literature available to the public, Sarpay Beikman is planning to publish 100 Myanmar books series by collecting the best selection of literatures.
Level-1 song contest of Peace music festival 2017 was held at the studio (A) of MRTV (Myanmar Radio and Television) located on the Pyay Road, Kamayut Township. Present at the contest were Union Minister for Information Dr Pe Myint, Yangon Chief Minister U Phyo Min Thein, region and state ministers, director general of MRTV, officials and invited guests.
A Myanmar delegation led by Union Minister for Commerce U Than Myint left Yangon International Airport for Turkey to attend 86th Izmir International Trade Exhibition from 18-27 August in Izmir, Turkey on 15 August.
Union Ministers Lt-Gen. Ye Aung, U Thein Swe, Dr. Myo Thein Gyi and Dr. Win Myat Aye toured Buthidaung, Rakhine State, yesterday accompanied by the Rakhine State Chief Minister and Rakhine State government officials to discuss security, stability and development.
State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, in her speech delivered at the Commemorative Ceremony of the 50th Anniversary of ASEAN at the Myanmar International Convention Centre -II, in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday, praised ASEAN’s progress and encouraged member states to accelerate regional efforts to reduce poverty, rising inequality, terrorism and environmental threats.
Union Ministers and members of the Rakhine State cabinet looked into the requirements of regional development undertakings yesterday.
Six papers presented at the Forum on Myanmar Democratic Transition were reviewed at the Myanmar International Convention Centre-2 yesterday in Nay Pyi Taw.
During the third day of the Forum on Myanmar Democratic Transition at the Myanmar International Convention Center-2 in Nay Pyi Taw, yesterday, Dr. Soeren Keil, associate professor of international relations at Canterbury Christ Church University in the United Kingdom addressed the fragile nature of Myanmar’s democratic gains.