Union Minister for International Cooperation U Ko Ko Hlaing received a delegation led by Mr Anatoly Bulochnikov, Senior Vice-President of the Russia-Myanmar Association for Friendship and Cooperation, at the Ministry of International Cooperation in Nay Pyi Taw at 10:30 am on 26 January 2023.
During the meeting, with the observance of the Diamond Jubilee of the diplomatic relations between the two countries this year, the Union minister expressed the flourishing of bilateral relations between the two countries in the 1950s and the opening of a new chapter again at present. Then, the Union minister discussed matters relating to the strengthening bilateral cooperation in various sectors such as education, transport, tourism, electricity, energy and finance, possible trade routes between the two countries and encouraging Russian companies to expand investments in Myanmar.
Also present at the meeting were senior officials from the Ministry of International Cooperation and representatives from the Russia-Myanmar Association for Friendship and Cooperation. — MNA