Follow Us:

Tag: Htin Kyaw

3 Results

  • Kofi Annan meets Myanmar Prez in human rights probe

    Kofi Annan meets Myanmar Prez in human rights probe

    Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan met Myanmar President Htin Kyaw at the Presidential Palace in the capital on Thursday — the third day of his six-day visit to the country, a media report said.  Annan, the chair of the Advisory Commission on Rakhine State, has travelled to the southeast Asian country to investigate human …

    September 8, 2016
  • Myanmar leaders welcome Sushma Swaraj

    Myanmar leaders welcome Sushma Swaraj

    Myanmar President Htin Kyaw and State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi separately met with Indian foreign minister Sushma Swaraj on August 22 in Naypyitaw, according to the President&’s Office.  President Htin Kyaw received the Indian delegation led by Swaraj in the afternoon at the Presidential Palace in the capital, the President&’s Office announced.  They discussed boosting …

    August 24, 2016
  • Quake hits Myanmar

    Quake hits Myanmar

    An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter Scale jolted Myanmar, neighbouring Bangladesh and parts of the region on Tuesday morning.  The epicentre of the earthquake was determined 57 km from Khampat, Myanmar (Burma), which hit the region at 7.41 am, the US Geological Survey said.  Police and fire officials said there were no reports of …

    August 23, 2016