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Pyithu Hluttaw speaker meets US Ambassador

Speaker of Pyithu Hluttaw Thura U Shwe Mann held a talk with US Ambassador to Myanmar Mr. Derek Mitchell at the Pyithu Hluttaw hall on 3 September. Also present at the meeting were Chairman of Pyithu Hluttaw international Relations Committee U Hla Myint Oo and

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Plans underway for International Day of Democracy on 15 Sept

Parliament is the lifeblood of a country and an engine for democratic reform, Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann told a capacity enhancement meeting in Nay Pyi Taw on 2 September. The speaker of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw (Union Parliament) and Pyithu Hluttaw (Lower House) spoke of

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Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann meets Indian Ambassador

Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann met with Indian Ambassador to Myanmar Mr. Gautam Mukhopadhaya at Pyithu Hluttaw Building on 27 August. Also present at the meeting were Chairman of International Relations Committee of Pyithu Hluttaw U  Hla  Myint  Oo  and 

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Pyithu Hluttaw members donates cash, goods for flood victims

Pyithu Hluttaw parliamentarians donated cash and goods for flood victims 17 August  at the Ministry of Social Welfare, Relie and Resettlement in Nay Pyi Taw. In his address at the donation ceremony, Lower House Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann called for the public to

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Pyithu Hluttaw speaker receives Chinese ambassador

Speaker of Pyithu Hluttaw Thura U Shwe Mann received Chinese Ambassador to Myanmar Mr Hong Liang at the Hluttaw building in Nay Pyi Taw on 10 August. Also present at the call were Chairman U Hla Myint Oo of Pyithu Hluttaw International Relations Committee and members

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Pyithu Hluttaw speaker inspects flood prevention measures in Bago Region

Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann, together with Chief Minister of Bago Region U Nyan Win and officials, inspected flood prevention tasks in Monyo Township in Bago Region. First, the speaker met with flood victims in Thayetgon Village in Minhla Township and

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Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker encourages flood victims in Amarapura Tsp

Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann on 1 August visited Amarapura Township in Mandalay Region, where he met local people to discuss regional development programmes. The speaker also gave encouragement to families who were affected by the flooding of the Ayeyawady

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Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker talks election at Toungoo town meeting

The general election scheduled for 8 November is a key event for the country, the speaker of the Pyithu Hluttaw said 30 July in a meeting with local people in the town of Toungoo, Bago Division. Thura U Shwe Mann stressed the need to choose worthy candidates who will

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Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker meets President of ASPI

Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann received a delegation 29 July led Mr Kevin Rudd, Former Prime Minister of Australia and now President of the U.S.-based Asia Society Policy Institute (ASPI), at the same venue in the afternoon. Also present at the meetings were

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Thura U Shwe Mann meets locals in western Bago region

Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann met locals in Pyay, Gyobingauk and Monyo townships of western part of Bago region on 26 July. During the meetings, the speaker discussed with local authorities and development committees about education, health, electricity

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