November 06, 2016

Breaking News

State Counsellor concludes visit to Japan

State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi being welcomed back at Yangon International Airport.
State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi being welcomed back at Yangon International Airport.

State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi returned to Yangon at 3.45 pm yesterday after concluding a five-day official visit to Japan.
The welcoming group at the Yangon International Airport included Yangon Region Chief Minister U Phyo Min Thein, Yangon Mayor U Maung Maung Soe and the chargé d’affaires of the Japanese Embassy in Yangon.
During her trip to Japan, the State Counsellor met with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and business leaders to secure economic cooperation in public and private sectors. She was seen off at Japan’s Narita Airport by Japanese Ambassador to Myanmar Mr Tateshi Higuchi, Myanmar Ambassador to Japan U Thurein Thant Zin and his wife, Military Attache Brig-Gen Saw Min and his wife and Chief of Protocol of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan Mr Kaoru Shimazaki.
During the visit, the Japanese government pledged to give assistance to Myanmar and the State Counsellor invited Japanese companies to invest in Myanmar. Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and Mr Shinzo Abe also exchanged views on promoting relations between the new generations of the two countries.

Comments

Related posts

Translate »