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Myitsone on agenda for China tour

The Chinese will certainly lobby on the suspended Myitsone dam project during State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi’s visit to China, Kyaw Zeya, director-general of the Foreign Affairs Department under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, told a press conference.

Officials from the ministry, the Electric Power and Energy Ministry and the Border Affairs Ministry held a press conference on their undertaking in their first 100-day plans under the new government at the Information Ministry in Nay Pyi Taw.

By Myanmar Eleven

Naypyidaw, Myanmar, August 15, 2016

Myanmar Eleven

The Chinese will certainly lobby on the suspended Myitsone dam project during State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi’s visit to China, Kyaw Zeya, director-general of the Foreign Affairs Department under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, told a press conference.

Officials from the ministry, the Electric Power and Energy Ministry and the Border Affairs Ministry held a press conference on their undertaking in their first 100-day plans under the new government at the Information Ministry in Nay Pyi Taw.

“China will definitely discuss it as it is a main interest. We are making a series of discussions on the ways to seek the best possible solution. We will issue a statement after the government has discussed it with all stakeholders. We have prepared well for the discussion,” he added.

Image: File photo of protest against the project

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