Information Union Minister Dr Pe Myint has called a coordination meeting to discuss how to successfully organise the reading of contemporary history in conjunction with a winter book fair in the fashion of the recent first-ever political literature reading plus the monsoon book fair.
The union minister said his ministry had plans to organise such events every four months.
The meeting took place at the Central Printing Factory of the Printing and Publishing Department in Yangon yesterday.
Dr Pe Myint urged officials to invite young people and women resource persons in the reading, stressing the need to set up a committee to organise the event.
U Tin Hlaing, a writer under the pseudonym of Ledwinthar Saw Chit, and PPE Director General U Aung Myo Myint led the discussion.
The meeting came to an end with concluding remarks by the union minister.
Yi Yi Myint and Ohnmar Thant