Union Minister for Information Dr Pe Myint sought advice for organising a children’s literature festival in Myanmar at a meeting in Yangon today.
At the meeting, the union minister said that the government intended to organise a children’s literature festival on a grand scale. Ministry officials then explained the arrangements for the events and participants took part in the discussion that followed. The meeting ended with concluding remarks by the union minister.
The festival will take place at the Myanmar International Convention Centre (II) in Nay Pyi Taw on 5 November and will feature story-telling, colouring and paper-folding contests, book and cartoon exhibitions and other events. — Myanmar News Agency