Ceremony to honor elderly journalists held in Yangon

Elderly journalists attend a ceremony honoring them in Yangon yesterday.  Photo: Hla Moe
Elderly journalists attend a ceremony honoring them in Yangon yesterday.  Photo: Hla Moe

A ceremony to honor elderly journalists was organized by the Myanmar Journalists Association (MJA) yesterday at the Yangon City Hall. This is the fifth time the MJA has held such an event.
At the ceremony, MJA Chairman U Myat Khaing explained the reasons for holding the event. MJA General Secretary U Tha Zaw introduced the elderly journalists, and tributes were paid to them.
Later, the MJA Chairman and officials received cash from donors and gave certificates of honor to them.
U Tun Shein (Natmauk Tun Shein) and U Ohn Kyaing ( Hanthawaddy U Ohn Kyaing) delivered words of thanks on behalf of the journalists honored at the event. Afterwards, MJA Secretary (1) Daw Ei Ei Tin expressed thanks. At the ceremony, 130 elderly journalists were presented with Ks100,000 each and offertories.—Yi Yi Myint (Translated by Kyaw Zin Tun)

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