16 May 2018
A dinner commemorating the National Day of Norway was held at the Hilton Hotel in Nay Pyi Taw in the evening of Tuesday.
Present at the event were Union Minister for Electricity and Energy, Union Minister for Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation, Union Minister for International Cooperation, Chairman of Anti-Corruption Commission, Deputy Minister for Information, representatives of People’s parliament and national parliament, officials from the ministries and invited guests as well as Norwegian Ambassador to Myanmar Ms. Tone Tinnes and officials from the embassies.
Before the opening of the National Day event by playing the national anthems of Myanmar and Norway, a documentary video of Norwegian National Day was shown.
In her speech at the event, Norwegian Ambassador to Myanmar highlighted bilateral relation and cooperation in economy and development works between Myanmar and Norway.
The Union Minister U Win Khaing expressed his delight to Norway for standing with Myanmar people in peace, reconciliation and democracy matters in Myanmar. The Union Minister noted the cooperation to promote friendship between the two countries and its people.
The Norwegian Ambassador, Union Ministers and invited guests had dinner together after taking commemorative group photos.