July 04, 2017

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Union Minister for Information receives diplomats, media agencies

Union Minister Dr Pe Myint holds talks with Japanese Ambassador Mr Tateshi Higuchi.

Dr. Pe Myint, Union Minister for Information, yesterday received separately Mr. Tateshi Higuchi, Ambassador of Japan to Myanmar, Mr. Chen Chen, Chargé d’affaires of the Chinese Embassy in Myanmar, U Min Banyar Sann, CEO of Hinthar Media Corporation and U Aung Zaw, Chief Editor of the Irrawaddy at the ministry’s hall in Nay Pyi Taw.
During the meeting with the Japanese ambassador, they discussed broadcast media investment, continuous cooperation with Shanti Volunteers to increase the number of mobile libraries, and the Machine Translation Project, which is being implemented by the Ministry of Information and the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT) in Japan.
While meeting with Mr Chen Chen, they discussed the China-Myanmar relationship and cooperation in strengthening the media sector, and the opening of an office for the People’s Daily newspaper in Yangon. The Union Minister discussed with U Min Banyar Sann, CEO of Hinthar Media Corporation, the shooting of a documentary film of General Aung San. The Minister also met with U Aung Zaw, Chief Editor of The Irrawaddy, for an open discussion about the investment of the digital media sector.

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