United Nations Secretary- General’s Special Envoy arrives in Rakhine State
Sittway January 22
A delegation led by United Nations Secretary General’s Special Envoy on Myanmar Ms. Christine Schraner Burgener arrived in Sittway yesterday.
The delegation led by Ms. Christine Schraner Burgener met with Rakhine State Chief Minister and they discussed matters related to economic and social affairs, stability, the incidents broke out in Rakhine State on 4 January.
Afterwards, they proceeded to the Rakhine Hluttaw, where they met with Rakhine State Hluttaw Deputy Speaker and discussed the matters concerning the work process of the Hluttaw and all-round development in Rakhine State.
Energize Myanmar donates USD 10,000 to UEHRD
Yangon January 22
A donation ceremony was held yesterday at the UEHRD (Union Enterprise for Humanitarian Assistance, Resettlement and Development in Rakhine) Yangon office. At this ceremony Mr. Billy Harkin, Chairman of Energize Myanmar Co. Ltd. donated USD 10,000 for Information and communication activities of UEHRD.
Professor Dr. Aung Tun Thet, Chief Coordinator of UEHRD accepted the donation and afterwards he presented a certificate of appreciation. It is learnt that the donated money will be used to support and assist the activities of the CIM - Communications, Information and Media Task Force and to improve the functions and capabilities of the UEHRD website.