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Pyithu Hluttaw speaker meets local communities in Bago Region

The Speaker of the Pyithu Hlut-taw visited Phyu, Nyaunglebin and Daik-U townships in Bago Region on Friday, urging local communities to help ensure a successful 2015 general election. Thura U Shwe Mann said although the Union Election Commission is mainly responsible

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Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker urges participation in general election

Despite achieving political reforms in the four-plus years of transition to democracy, Myanmar still needs to make progress in social, economic and management sectors, Lower House Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann said Friday. At a meeting with local people in Htantabin

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Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker meets Vice President of US-based General Electric Company

Speaker of Pyithu Hluttaw Thura U Shwe Mann received a delegation led by Vice President of US-based General Electric Company (GE) Mr. John G Rice at the hall of Pyithu Hluttaw, 14 July.

Also present at the call were Pyithu Hluttaw

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Singaporean Deputy Prime Minister calls on Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker

Speaker of Pyithu Hluttaw Thura U Shwe Mann received Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security and Minister for Home Affairs Mr Teo Chee Hean and party at Zabuthiri Hall of Pyithu Hluttaw, here, on Wednesday. They held talks on

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Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker meets Chinese Ambassador to Myanmar

Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann on Monday met Mr. Yang Houlan, Chinese Ambassador to Myanmar, who had completed his tour of duty at his office here.

Also present at the call were chairmen of Pyithu Hluttaw commettees,

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Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker meets Chinese Ambassador to Myanmar

Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann on Monday met Mr. Yang Houlan, Chinese Ambassador to Myanmar, who had completed his tour of duty at his office here.

Also present at the call were chairmen of Pyithu Hluttaw commettees,

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Combined effort for peace will save locals from armed conflict: Pyithu Hluttaw speaker

A combined effort to restore peace will save innocent people from armed conflict and ill consequences, the speaker of Pyithu Hluttaw on 6 June told a meeting in the town of Mone, Bago Region.

The town is notorious for its chronic

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Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Speaker meets political parties

Speaker of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw and Pyithu Hluttaw Thura U Shwe Mann met with leaders of political parties at the Pyithu Hluttaw, Hluttaw Complex, on 29 May.

The speaker called for participation of all political parties for ensuring

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Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann honours wounded army members in Lashio

Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann, accompanied by chairmen and members of parliamentary committees, visited the military hospital in Lashio, Shan State, on 23 May, presenting gifts in cash and kind in honour of officers and soldiers wounded in defence of the

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Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker meets Indian Foreign Secretary

Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann on 22 May met new Foreign Secretary of India Dr. S. Jaishankar at his office here.

Also present at the call were Chairman of Pyithu Hluttaw International Relations Committee U Hla Myint Oo,

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