The 5th International Industrial Technology & Machinery Show 2018 commenced at International Convention Center in Nay Pyi Taw on September 7.
The three-day event is supervised by the Ministry of Industry with the objective to improve Myanmar's industrial technologies.
"Today's event is the fifth of its kind. It is annually held in Nay Pyi Taw and Yangon. The sixth event will be held in Yangon in coming January," said Ko Ko Lwin, permanent secretary of the Industry Ministry.
The 5th International Industrial Technology & Machinery Show 2018 is being organised by the Ministry of Industry in cooperation with Myanmar Engineering Society and Myanmar Promotional Services (MPS) Co, Ltd.
"At the event, we showcase our technologies and products from local companies such as food technology, and waste treatment technology. In waste treatment, we have a 24-hour monitoring system. If such a system is installed in distilleries and factories, we can watch them around the clock. We also organise seminars to show how our foods will be preserved.
Also on display at the event are products from international industrial technology companies and heavy industries and pharmaceutical factories under Myanmar's Ministry of Industry.
At the event, industrial technology innovation contest named Kanaung Award will also be held for show youths' innovations.