Chan Wai Soe
Newly-elected President Win Myint of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar received Mr. Zhao Kezhi, member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and Minister of Public Security discussed matters relating to China-Myanmar economic platform and Kyaukphyu project, reported the President Office on May 9.
The president and the Chinese minister, during the meeting, focused on multi-sector strategic cooperation and partnership relations through “pauk phaw” (“fraternal” in the Myanmar language) friendship between the two countries and matters relating to border security, prevention against narcotic drugs and trafficking in persons, anti-violence, assistance of policing equipment necessary for prevalence of law and order, construction of the building of the police supervising central department, Chinese-Myanmar economic platform and Kyaukphy project.
The meeting was also attended by Union Minister for Home Affairs Lt-Gen Kyaw Swe, Union Minister for International Cooperation U Kyaw Tin, President’s Office Deputy Minister U Min Thu and other officials, while the Chinese delegation, led by Mr. Zhao Kezhi, was accompanied by Representatives led by China’s Public Security Minister, Chinese Ambassador to Myanmar Mr. Hong Liang.
State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi also received Mr. Zhao Kezhi, member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and Minister of Public Security at the credential hall of the Presidential Palace in Nay Pyi Taw on May 9.
During the meeting, the State Counsellor and the Chinese Minister discussed promotion of bilateral relations and cooperation between the two countries, internal peace, prevalence of law and order and security assistance.
Also present at the meeting were Union Minister for Home Affairs Lt-Gen Kyaw Swe, Union Minister for International Cooperation U Kyaw Tin, Deputy Minister for Office of the President U Min Thu and responsible officials. Mr. Zhao Kezhi was accompanied by the Chinese Ambassador to Myanmar Mr. Hong Liang and representatives led by Minister of Public Security of China.
Translated by Win Htut