December 14, 2017

Ministry donates set-top boxes to low-income families

Deputy Minister for Information  U Pike Htway presents set-top boxes to Mandalay Region Minister for Finance Dr Myint Kyu.
Deputy Minister for Information
U Pike Htway presents set-top boxes to Mandalay Region Minister for Finance Dr Myint Kyu.

The Information Ministry donated set-top boxes to low-income families from PyinOoLwin, Mogok, Thabeikkyin and Tagaung townships in Mandalay Region on 13 July, providing access to TV and radio broadcasting. Deputy Minister for Information U Pike Htway handed over 5,134 DVB T-2 set top boxes to officials of four townships through Mandalay Region Minister for Finance Dr Myint Kyu. U Sein Oo of engineering section from Myanma Radio and Television demonstrated installation of DVB T-2 set top boxes. The ministry also donated 327,863 DVB T-2 set top boxes worth U.S. $4.92 million to low-income families across the nation last fiscal year. It has a plan to donate 79,698 boxes worth $1.127 million this fiscal year. The DVB T-2 set top boxes can receive 14 channels of MRTV and MWD channels in addition to FM radio.

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