Innovation seminar strengthens Israel-Myanmar relations Print

A seminar on “Innovation in Israel – Strengthening Israel-Myanmar Economic and Technological Relations” was held in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, on 4 December.

The seminar, organised by Israel’s Embassy in Myanmar, was conducted by Professor Jacob Bortman of Ben-Gurion University, Israel. As the event coincided with the Festival of Chanukah, candles were lit before the seminar.

The Speaker of Pyithu Hlutaw (Myanmar’s parliament) U T Khun Myat honoured the event with his welcome remarks. Among other honorable guests attending were U Set Aung, Deputy Minister for Planning and Finance; members of parliament, and officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and other ministries.

(Issue Feb 2019)