Union Minister for Information Dr. Pe Myint met with U Kyi Min Thein, the Chairman of the Myanmar Music Association (MMA) Election Commission, at the guest hall of the Ministry of Information in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday morning.
The ministry wants music circles to work in unity and cooperate in the development of music, the Union Minister said adding, the ministry will extend its support to achieve this end.
At the meeting, Myanmar Radio and Television (MRTV) Director General U Myint Htwe explained how MRTV and musicians benefitted from one another. He also spoke on the current status of their cooperation.
Afterwards MMA Election Commission Chairman and members informed the minister about the recent election of 2018 executive members of MMA.
The Union Minister said the ministry wants to support and assist the development of music circles. He then discussed MMA’s (Central) taking the lead in drawing up a new constitution, holding discussions with representatives from all levels of the music fraternity, and continuing the coordination and discussions with MMA (Central) and MMA Election Commission as well as music circles.
The meeting was also attended by Deputy Minister U Aung Hla Tun and other officials.
(Translated by Thandar Aung)