A second coordination meeting of the Leading Committee to conduct “All who can read should read” campaign was held yesterday afternoon at Ministry of Information in Nay Pyi Taw.
Committee Chairman Union Minister for Information Dr. Pe Myint delivered an opening remark at the meeting. Afterward, Deputy Minister for Information U Aung Hla Tun, Work Committee Chairman discussed about the campaign.
Next, Work Committee Secretary and Information and Public Relations Department Director General U Ye Naing explained about the aim, venue, reading events and prize presentation, exhibits displayed, arrangement for book sales, status of setting up committees and sub-committees.
Later, representatives from Ministry of Religious Affairs and Culture, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Planning and Finance, Myanmar Radio and Television, Printing and Publishing Department, National Archives Department, Myanmar Library Association, Forever Group Co. Ltd, Shwe Thanlwin Media, Myanmar Libraries Foundation and Myanmar Affairs Study Group discussed on sector wise works conducted and status of participation. Meeting attendees joined the discussion and provided suggestions. The meeting came to a close with concluding remarks by the Union Minister. “All who can read should read” campaign is planned to be held in Nay Pyi Taw Myanmar International Convention Center-II (MICC-II) from 20 to 21 December 2018 it is learnt.
— MNA (Translated by Myat Thandar Aung)