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Burmese delegation leaves for China

BBC Monitoring Asia Pacific - Political
October 26, 2000, Thursday

Burmese delegation leaves for China visit

SOURCE: Radio Myanmar, Rangoon, in Burmese 1330 gmt 25 Oct 00

Text of report by Burmese radio on 25th October

A Myanmar Burmese delegation led by Lt-Gen Win Myint, secretary-3
of the State Peace and Development Council SPDC , left Yangon
Rangoon by air this afternoon for the People's Republic of China PRC
to pay a goodwill visit at the invitation of the Association for Building
International Understanding of the PRC.

The delegation was seen off at Yangon International Airport by
Gen Maung Aye, vice-chairman of the SPDC, deputy commander in
chief of the Defence Services, and Army commander in chief;
Secretary-1 Lt-Gen Khin Nyunt, Secretary-2 Lt-Gen Tin Oo, Maj-Gen
Khin Maung Than, SPDC member and Yangon Commander; Deputy
Prime Minister Lt-Gen Tin Hla, Transport Minister Maj-Gen Hla Myint
Swe, Education Minister U Than Aung, Director General Lt-Col  e Nyein
of the SPDC Office, heads of departments, PRC Ambassador Liang Dong,
and the officials concerned.

Secretary-3 Lt-Gen Win Myint is accompanied by Col Thein Nyunt,
minister for progress of border areas and national races and development
affairs; U Thaung, minister for science and technology; Brig-Gen Khin Maung,
deputy minister for agriculture and irrigation; and Brig-Gen Aung Thein Linn,
deputy minister for industry-2.