Union Ministers Receive Indian Ambassador to Myanmar

Union Minister for Industry Dr. Charlie Than, Union Minister for Science and Technology Dr. Myo Thein Kyaw and Union Minister for Social Welfare, Relief, and Resettlement Dr. Soe Win received Mr Vinay Kumar, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of India to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar at their respective Ministries in Nay Pyi Taw on 19 September.

  • During the meeting with Union Minister Dr. Charlie Than, they cordially exchanged views on providing training by India to workers of Myanmar’s MSME sector, training programmes for teachers of technical high schools operating with the assistance of India and necessary arrangements for drafting a national steel policy.
  • During the meeting with the Union Minister Dr. Myo Thein Kyaw, they frankly discussed matters on efforts for the further development of human resources in information and technology sector, cooperation between MIIT and India Institute of Information Technology – Bangalore(IIIT-B), further collaboration in renewable energy, electronic technology and biotechnology sector, joint degree programme between the two universities, cooperation programs for research development, inviting experts and youth scientists and scholarship programs as well as formation of Joint Working Group for work implementations.
  • During the meeting with the Union Minister Dr. Soe Win, they exchanged views on matters pertaining to preparing curriculums together with subject-related professors for opening a Social Sciences Department at Naypyitaw State Academy, implementing development works in Rakhine State under the MoU between India and Myanmar, cooperation with the AHA Center and UN organizations for providing humanitarian assistance.

It is reported that the meetings were attended by respective Deputy Ministers, permanent secretaries, director generals, managing directors and responsible persons.

Source: MITV (20-9-2023)


  • During the meetings of the Union Ministers with the Indian Ambassador to Myanmar, they discussed the matters pertaining to the human resources development in the technological sector between the two countries.
Wednesday, September 20, 2023 - 14:30
September, 2023