A MYANMAR delegation led by Dr Pe Myint, Union Minister for Information, left Yangon on Thursday for China to attend the 3rd forum of ministers responsible for information and the 5th China-Eurasia Expo to be held in Urumql, the capital of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in northwest China.
The Myanmar delegation was seen off at the Yangon International Airport by officials of the Ministry of Information and Mr Chen Chen, Minister Counselor of the Chinese Embassy. The third forum for ministers responsible for information is scheduled to begin on 16 September under a conference titled Silk Road: Connection Eurasia and Deepening Friendly Exchange among News Media. The Fifth China-Eurasia Expo will take place between 20 and 25 September.
The minister was accompanied by U Ye Naing, general manager of the ministry’s News and Periodicals Enterprise, and U Zeyar, director (broadcasting), MRTV.