31/08/2016 09:36 GMT+7 Email Print Like 0

UN Secretary General visits Myanmar

Hanoi, August 31 (VNA) – Secretary General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon arrived in Nay Pyi Taw on August 30, beginning his two-day working visit to Myanmar.

The UN Chief is scheduled to meet State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi and deliver a speech at the opening session of the 21st century Panglong peace conference which is set to open on August 31.

He will also meet President U Htin Kyaw and Defence Minister Min Aung Hlaing.

This is the fifth time UN chief Ban Ki-moon has visited the Southeast Asian nations.