Union Minister for Information Dr. Pe Myint attended a meeting in Sarpay Beikman, Yangon, yesterday morning to discuss the speedy publishing and distribution of the 100 Myanmar Classics series.
The 100 Myanmar Classics Publishing Committee Patron, Union Minister for Information Dr. Pe Myint, committee Vice Chairman U Tin Hlaing (Ledwintha Saw Chit), committee members, literature experts and officials attended the meeting.
At the meeting, matters relating to committee members collectively compiling the 100 Myanmar Classics series with novels, short stories, poems, plays, essays; inclusion of specific novels in series (1) and (2); publishing of series (1) and (2) in September; series (3) around October-end; and the book design and layout of the 100 Myanmar Classics series were discussed.
Next, the union minister coordinated and discussed with persons responsible on reviewing the first draft that had been prepared.
Later in the afternoon, the union minister met with officials from the “Myanmar Affairs” study group in the meeting hall of the Central Press and remarked on the development and progress of the research work, to have pride in one’s own work and to complete work enthusiastically.