State Counsellor and Union Minister for Foreign Affairs Daw Aung San Suu Kyi met with MISIS members led by U Nyunt Maung Shein, retired ambassador and Chairman of the Myanmar Institute of Strategic and International Studies (MISIS) at the MISIS office on Thantaman Street in Dagon Township,Yangon, yesterday morning.
First of all, MISIS Chairman retired Ambassador U Nyunt Maung Shein gave a briefing about the current activities of MISIS which had been established by a Presidential Order. He explained in 2018 the institute has been performing its role as chair of ASEAN-ISIS, rotating chair of the Network of East Asia Think Tanks (NEAT), the institute’s vision and hopes for the future, and how MISIS wishes to assist by submitting recommendations and advice for the benefit of the country and its people.
State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi then had a discussion with the Chairman and members of MISIS and gave necessary guidance.
Present at the meeting were Deputy Minister for the Office of the President U Min Thu and Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs U Myint Thu.