News : During 12-18 August 2019, the Embassies of ASEAN countries in Yangon, in collaboration with Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, organized the “ASEAN Week 2019: Colourful Threads, Diverse Patterns, One ASEAN”, at Side Atrium Hall, Level-2, Junction City, Yangon. News

News : During 12-18 August 2019, the Embassies of ASEAN countries in Yangon, in collaboration with Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, organized the “ASEAN Week 2019: Colourful Threads, Diverse Patterns, One ASEAN”, at Side Atrium Hall, Level-2, Junction City, Yangon.

During 12-18 August 2019, the Embassies of ASEAN countries in Yangon, in collaboration with Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, organized the “ASEAN Week 2019: Colourful Threads, Diverse Patterns, One ASEAN”, at Side Atrium Hall, Level-2, Junction City, Yangon.

The event aims to show the diversity of ASEAN cultures by exhibiting traditional costumes and textiles of all ASEAN member countries and also to build public awareness of ASEAN community, while celebrating the proclamation of the ASEAN Cultural Year in 2019.

The Opening Ceremony on 12 August 2019 was honoured by H.E. U Kyaw Tin, Union Minister for International Cooperation of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and Daw Lwin Lwin Htan, spouse. The Union Minister gave an opening remarks then H.E. Pehin Dato Abdu’r Rahmani Dato Basir, Ambassador of Brunei Darussalam to Myanmar delivered a remarks on behalf of ASEAN Ambassadors to Mynamr. The opening ceremony was presided over by the Union Minister and all ASEAN Ambassadors to Myanmar.

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