THE repercussions of COVID-19 has stalled agricultural and livestock breeding businesses in addition to the manufacturing sector. Myanmar’s tourism industry, hotel industry, textile and garment industry and other businesses including those run by farmers are facing the negative repercussions of COVID-19.
UNION Minister for Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement Dr Win Myat Aye, in his capacity as Secretary of the National Volunteers Steering Unit, held a virtual meeting with the Red Cross Society members, volunteers, and charity workers in Ayeyawady Region, Nothern Shan state, Yangon Region, Kayah State and Kachin State, discussing their experiences and requirements for the fishting against the COVID-19.
An advanced script writing course is being conducted at the Search for Common Ground (SFCG) beginning 7 July.
The cargo China Airlines flight landed at the Yangon International Airport on the morning of 9 July, bringing back a total of 55 Myanmar citizens who were stranded in Taiwan (China-Taipei).
Union Minister for Health and Sports Dr Myint Htwe held a videoconference with the relevant officials of regions and states yesterday morning about challenges in the fight against COVID-19 in respective areas.
Union Minister for Labour, Immigration and Population U Thein Swe participated in the videoconference of the Constituents’ Day event, dubbed, ‘ILO Virtual Global Summit on COVID-19 and the World of Work’ yesterday at 4:30 pm from Nay Pyi Taw.
UNION Minister for International Cooperation U Kyaw Tin participated in the Video Conference of the 13th Mekong-Japan Foreign Ministers’ Meeting at 1:00 pm yesterday from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Nay Pyi Taw.
AN online meeting was held between the International Liaison Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (IDCPC), government of Yunnan Province, and Mandalay Region government at 1:30 pm yesterday.
DEPUTY Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Vice Senior General Soe Win joined a virtual meeting for discussing the 21st ASEAN Chiefs of Army Multilateral Meeting and the 30th ASEAN Armies Rifle Meeting yesterday.
STATE Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi wrote on her Facebook page yesterday that it would be necessary to change some aspects of our lifestyle even if we could not change society as a whole in accordance with the requirements while we still don’t have medicines or vaccines to prevent and cure COVID. This was what she wrote: