Myanmar Delegation led by Union Minister Dr Thet Khaing Win Attends 15th ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting and Related Meetings

 

The 15th ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting and the 15th ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting Retreat were held at Conrad Hotel Bali in Bali of Indonesia on 14 May. During the meeting, Union Minister Dr Thet Khaing Win discussed as follows:

  • Myanmar appreciated the donations of COVID-19 protective gears and vaccines by member countries.
  • Myanmar will cooperate with not only ASEAN member countries but also with other countries in the world in the efforts to respond COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Myanmar also welcomes the cooperation of ASEAN member countries regarding the COVID-19 ASEAN Response Fund that aims for purchasing necessary medication and research for vaccine production.
  • Myanmar will work together with member countries in COVID-19 pandemic recovery measures and also in the efforts to strengthen the health system for coming pandemics.

They approved the report and suggestions of the Preparatory Senior Officials Meeting for the 15th ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting and released the joint statement of the 15th ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting. It is reported that the meeting was attended by Health Ministers of ASEAN countries, Deputy Ministers, Senior Health Officials, WHO Regional Director for South-East Asia, Director for Western Pacific, Deputy Secretary-General of ASEAN Secretary-General Office. Moreover, along with the Minister for Health, other officials from the relevant departments of the Ministry of Health of Myanmar also participated in the meetings.

  • The 15th ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting and the 15th ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting Retreat were held at Conrad Hotel Bali in Bali of Indonesia on 14 May. The Union Minister Dr Thet Khaing Win and the delegation attended the meetings.
  • Myanmar will cooperate with not only ASEAN member countries but also with other countries in the world in order to respond COVID-19 pandemic.

 

 

engdate: 
Monday, May 16, 2022 - 08:30
month: 
May, 2022