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   Volume XVIII, Number 344                                          12th Waning of Tabaung 1372 ME                                     Thursday, 31 March, 2011

      U Thein Sein, Thiha Thura U Tin Aung Myint Oo and                                                                 Four political objectives
      Dr Sai Mauk Kham make affirmation as President and                                                      *

                                                                                                              *
                                                                                                                  Stability of the State, community peace and tranquil-
                                                                                                                  lity, prevalence of law and order
                                                                                                                  National reconsolidation

                        Vice-Presidents
                                                                                                              *   Emergence of a new enduring State Constitution
                                                                                                              *   Building of a new modern developed nation in accord
                                                                                                                  with the new State Constitution
                                                                                                                       Four economic objectives
                                                                                                              *   Development of agriculture as the base and all-round devel-
                                                                                                                  opment of other sectors of the economy as well
                                                                                                              *   Proper evolution of the market-oriented economic system
                                                                                                              *   Development of the economy inviting participation in terms
                                                                                                                  of technical know-how and investments from sources inside
                                                                                                                  the country and abroad
                                                                                                              *   The initiative to shape the national economy must be kept in
                                                                                                                  the hands of the State and the national peoples

                                                                                                                           Four social objectives
                                                                                                              *   Uplift of the morale and morality of the entire nation
                                                                                                              *   Uplift of national prestige and integrity and preserva-
                                                                                                                  tion and safeguarding of cultural heritage and national
                                                                                                                  character
                                                                                                              *   Uplift of dynamism of patriotic spirit
                                                                                                              *   Uplift of health, fitness and education standards of the
                                                                                                                  entire nation


                                                                                                                    N AY P YI T AW , 30 March —At today’s
                                                                                                            Pyidaungsu Hluttaw session, elected President U
                                                                                                            Thein Sein and elected Vice-Presidents Thiha Thura
                                                                                                            U Tin Aung Myint Oo and Dr Sai Mauk Kham made
                                                                                                            affirmation before the Speaker of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw.
                                                                                                                                 (See page 3)

                                                                                                                U Thein Sein making affirmation as
                                                                                                              President and Thiha Thura U Tin Aung
                                                                                                             Myint Oo and Dr Sai Mauk Kham, as Vice-
                                                                                                             Presidents in the presence of the Speaker of
                                                                                                                    Pyidaungsu Hluttaw.—MNA


            We have to strive our utmost to stand as a strong government while conducting
               changes and amendments in order to catch up with the changing world
       President U Thein Sein delivers inaugural address to Pyidaungsu Hluttaw
            NAY PYI TAW, 30 March—President U Thein Sein addressed the first
   regular session of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw today.
            The following is the translation of his speech.
   Mr Speaker and representatives,              of the colonialists and regained inde-
             May I extend my warmest greet- pendence. But, in the post-
   ings to Mr Speaker and representatives independence period, national races
   and wish you in physical and spiritual involved in armed conflicts among them
   wellbeing.                                   for about five decades due to
             After being elected the President, dogmatism, sectarian strife and racism
   I am under a responsibility to present the instead of rebuilding the nation. In
   policies of the new Union government as consequence, the people were going
   I shall be responsible to Pyidaungsu through the hell of untold miseries.
   Hluttaw and the Union government.                    The Tatmadaw with a strong sense
             First and foremost, I would like of duty and loyalty saved the country
   to say that all the representatives includ- several times whenever the country was
   ing me are elected hluttaw members. So close to collapse and loss of independence
   we are all duty-bound to honour and and sovereignty. Also in 1988, the
   safeguard the constitution of the Republic Tatmadaw government saved the country
   of the Union of Myanmar approved by from deteriorating conditions in various
   the vast majority of the people.             sectors and reconstructed the country.
             So, I would like to call on you Now, it has laid sound foundations to build
   to cherish and protect at risk to life the a peaceful, modern and developed nation.
   constitution and the democratic nation                    (See page 3)
   to be built in line with the constitution.
             As you know, national                      President U Thein Sein
   brethren remained united in the strug-          addresses the first regular session
   gles to liberate the nation from the rule         of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw.—MNA




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         PERSPECTIVES                                                                   People’s Desire
             Thursday, 31 March, 2011                     *   Oppose those relying on external elements, acting as stooges, holding negative views
                                                          *   Oppose those trying to jeopardize stability of the State and progress of the nation
    New democratic nation in                              *   Oppose foreign nations interfering in internal affairs of the State
                                                          *   Crush all internal and external destructive elements as the common enemy
    new era
          Myanmar is a Union where many
    national races are living in unity and amity.             First regular sessions of                                MYANMAR GAZETTE
    As national races of the Union are residing in
    all the regions in unison, the national unity
                                                                 Region and State                                        NAY PYI TAW, 30 March—The President of
                                                                                                                   the Republic of the Union of Myanmar has
    has been consolidated.                                         Hluttaws go on                                  appointed the following persons as heads of
          Thanks to endeavours of building                                                                         service organizations shown against each on
                                                               NAY PYI TAW, 30 March—The first regular
    national reconsolidation among national                                                                        probation from the date they assume charge of
                                                         sessions of the Region and State Hluttaws
    brethren, sound foundations of peace and             continued in respective Regions and States this
                                                                                                                   their duties.
    stability can be restored in the Union. The                                                                    Name                   Appointment
                                                         morning.
    Tatmadaw government has fulfilled the                                                                          (a) U Tin Myo Kyi      Director-General
                                                               Speakers of respective Region and State
    requirements of basic needs in building a new                                                                                         Office of Union
                                                         Hluttaws sought the approvals for the numbers
    nation and made utmost efforts for prevailing                                                                                         Government
                                                         and candidature list of Region or State Hluttaw
                                                                                                                   (b) U Min Zaw          Director-General
    peace and stability. Moreover, strenuous             Representative Vetting Committee of respective
                                                                                                                                          President Office
    efforts were made for ensuring development           Region or State Hluttaws. Chief Ministers of Region
                                                                                                                                                           MNA
    of economy and human resources.                      or State and members of Region or State level
          Today’s nation is on the right track of        organizations made affirmation in the presence of         Representatives Vetting Committees will be
    transition into new era and new system. In           the Speakers of respective Hluttaws.                      appeared in the newspapers to be issued on 1
                                                               Formation of Region and State Hluttaw               April.—MNA
    accord with the sentiment of the people, a
    modern, developed and democratic new
    nation is being built. The process of building            Commander inspects sending of relief                                         Myanmar Red Cross
                                                                                                                                           Society and local
    a new nation is being realized in past, present
    and future period.
                                                                  supplies to quake victims                                                people. The commander
                                                                                                                                           fulfilled the needs. The
          The seven-step Road Map has been                    NAY PYI TAW, 30         load foodstuff, personal     March, in cooperation   aids were donated by
    implemented step by step for emergence of a          March—Commander of           goods and utensils for       with Tatmadawmen,       Ministry of Social
    new democratic nation. The Constitution has          Triangle      Region         quake victims from           members of Myanmar      Welfare, Relief and
    been approved. The multi-party democracy             Command Brig-Gen             Tatmadaw flight, at          Police Force, Myanmar   Resettlement.
    general election has been held successfully.         Than Tun Oo helped to        Kengtung Airport on 27       Fire    Brigade   and                       MNA
    Respective Hluttaws have been convened as
    part of efforts to post milestones in the history           Dy Foreign Affairs Minister receives Chinese guests
    of Myanmar.                                              N AY P YI T AW , 30      Deputy Minister forMinistry of Foreign Institute of Strategic and
          Respective Hluttaws have elected the           March—A six-member           Foreign Affairs U Maung
                                                                                                         Affairs called on them at International Studies,
    President and Vice-Presidents. At present,           delegation led by vice-      Myint here yesterday.
                                                                                                         Ministry of Foreign Ministry of Foreign
    executive, legislative and judiciary institutions    president Dr Yang Jian            Myanmar delega-
                                                                                                         Affairs in Yangon on 28 Affairs, International
    which are three main branches of the sovereign       of Shanghai Institutes for   tion led by acting March. At the call, both Relations Department of
                                                         International Studies        secretary Daw Yin Yin
                                                                                                         sides exchanged views Yangon University and
    State are being shaped in line with the
                                                         visited Myanmar from         Myint of Myanmar-  on     China-Myanmar Yangon Institute of
    constitution.                                                                     Institute of Strategic and
                                                         27 to 31 March. The                             relation, China-ASEAN Economics attended the
          Nowadays, Myanmar is marching to               delegation met with          International Studies,
                                                                                                         relation, ASEAN and call.
    the modern, developed and democratic new                                                             East Asian Regional           Today, the Chinese
    nation by enjoying fruits of sound foundations
    and unity. That is why all the national people
                                                               MWEA to hold annual                       Cooperation, Intern- delegation will visit
                                                                                                         ational Relations in Bagan Archaeological
    are to participate in their respective sectors in           meeting on 30 April                      Southeast Asia and sites and Mandalay and
    building a new democratic nation.                                                                    international affairs. from there, leave for
                                                             YANGON, 30 March available at the office of Officials and represe- Kunming tomorrow.
                                                         — The preliminary MWEA. — MNA                   ntatives from Myanmar
       Learn engineering diplomas                        meeting of the 16 th
                                                                                                                                                    MNA
                                                         annual general meeting
       at Gallant Training Centre                        of Myanmar Women’ s
          YANGON, 30 March—Gallant Training Centre,      Entrepreneurs Asso-
   which is an approved centre of City & Guide           ciation will be held at
   (Institute) of England, is conducting 15 kinds of     the hall of MWEA
   engineering diplomas.                                 Building here at 10 am
          International-recognized       engineering     on 3 April and the
   diplomas can be obtained within one year.             annual general meeting
          Those who have no engineering knowledge        at Traders Hotel at 9 am
   are to start learning foundation programne. They      on 30 April.
   will continue learning major engineering courses          The annual general
   only after ending the foundation course. Entrance     meeting will be held in
   examination is held in every June and December.       conjunction with special
   For more information, contact the centre at No.5, B   sales. All MWEA
   (5), fourth floor, U Tun Lin Chan street, Hledan,     members are invited to     LIBRARY OPENED: Officials formally open New Light Library in
   Kamayut Township and dial 73032670, 539403            attend the meeting.      Pannaunglon village of Tonta in Shan State (East) on 13 March.
   and 0951280206.—MNA                                   Tickets for dinner are                              TOWNSHIP IPRD



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   U Thein Sein, Thiha Thura                                        disintegration of national     strive for further flour-
                                                                    solidarity, and perpetu-       ishing the eternal princi-      321                                              321
   U Tin Aung Myint Oo…                                             ation of sovereignty.          ples of justice, liberty and    321     President U Thein Sein making            321
         (from page 1)             I shall be loyal to the                   I shall uphold        equality.
                                                                                                                                   321                                              321
            In accord with         Republic of the Union of         and abide by the Consti-                 I shall dedicate
                                                                                                                                   321        a speech at the first regular         321
   Section 65 of the Consti-       Myanmar and the citi-            tution and the laws. I shall   myself to the service of
                                                                                                                                   321
                                                                                                                                   321                                              321
                                                                                                                                                                                    321
   tution of the Republic of       zens and hold always in          carry out the responsi-        the Republic of the Un-         321           session of Pyidaungsu              321
   the Union of Myanmar            esteem non-disintegra-           bilities uprightly to the      ion of Myanmar.”                321               Hluttaw.—MNA
                                                                                                                                                                                    321
   and Section 37 of Union         tion of the Union, non-          best of my ability and                                MNA
   Hluttaw Law, Pyithu
   Hluttaw Representative of
   Nay Pyi Taw Zabuthiri
   Constituency U Thein
   Sein who was elected as
   President and Pyithu
   Hluttaw Representative of
   Nay Pyi Taw Pobbathiri
   Constituency Thiha Thura
   U Tin Aung Myint Oo
   and Amyotha Hluttaw
   Representative of Shan
   State Constituency No-3
   Dr Sai Mauk Kham who
   were elected as Vice-
   Presidents         made
   affirmation before the
   Speaker of Pyidaungsu
   Hluttaw, saying “I … do
   solemnly and sincerely
   promise and declare that
                                                                    the living conditions for      outside the nation that do      in matters of same views      with political affairs. If the
   We have to strive our…                                           national brethren, using the   not accept the State’s seven-   in the national interests.    nation enjoys economic
          (from page 1)            complish these national          roads, bridges, educational    step Road Map and the           If an individual or or-       growth, the people will
             Now, the people       causes. They are:                institutions, hospitals and    constitution. They are all      ganization stands for         become affluent, and they
   have elected us and given       (1)       political might        health centres. The greater    citizens of our country.        election in accordance        will not be under influ-
   mandate to continue build-      (2)       economic might         number of roads, railroads     Therefore, they have to         with the democratic           ence of internal and exter-
   ing a stable, peaceful and      (3)       military might         and bridges the nation sees,   accept our government as        practice to come to           nal elements.
   developed nation, making                  Political might        the smoother transport there   their          government       power in a justice way,                Ours is an agro-
   good use of the founda-         means national unity. Na-        will be between one region      *        According to the historic events, Our Three Main National
   tions. In order to accom-       tional solidarity is very cru-   and another, and friendlier
                                                                                                           Causes: Non-disintegration of the Union, Non-disintegration of
   plish the demanding du-         cial for our country, home       relations there will be
   ties, our new government        to over 100 national races. If                                          national solidarity, and Perpetuation of sovereignty is the na-
                                                                    among national races. In
                                                                                                           tional duty not only present generations but also our posterity
    *        Political might means national unity.                                                         have to safeguard. So, our government will uphold this national
    *        Lip services and talks are not enough to achieve national unity.                              duty.
           So, it is required to build roads, railroads and bridges to over-                        *        Our country needs three types of might to accomplish these
           come the natural barriers between regions of national races; and                                national causes. They are:
           to improve the education and health standards; to lay economic                                    (1)    political might
           foundations to improve the socio-economic status of national                                      (2)    economic might
           races. We have to improve the living conditions for national                                      (3)    military might
           brethren, using the roads, bridges, educational institutions,
                                                                                                   constituted with national       that will be acceptable       based country. Successive
           hospitals and health centres.                                                           races of their own.             to everyone. Therefore,       governments paid serious
    *        In addition to material development, we will try to ensure the                                 According       to     I would say our govern-       attention to agriculture, so
           flourishing of Union Spirit, the fundamental requirement of                             Chapter (XII), the people       ment will keep peace          the country has enjoyed
           national solidarity.                                                                    have been vested the rights     door open to welcome          surpluses of crops. Now,
   will lay down new policies      national unity is disinte-       addition to material devel-    to amend the constitution       such individuals and or-      the nation has got sound
   and programmes accord-          grated, the nation will split    opment, we will try to         in line with procedures.        ganizations.                  foundations for agricul-
   ing to the objective condi-     into pieces. Therefore, we       ensure the flourishing of      Therefore, every citizen                  Regarding the       tural farming such as
   tions of the nation.            will give top priority to        Union       Spirit,     the    has to avoid any activities     economic might, we have       dams and river water
             According to the      national unity.                  fundamental requirement        and speeches that harm          to try for economic growth.   pumping stations for food
   historic events, Our Three                Lip services and       of national solidarity.        the image of the country        If our country is not eco-    security of the popula-
   Main National Causes:           talks are not enough to                   Regarding             and interests of the people.    nomically strong, it will     tion of new years.
   Non-disintegration of the       achieve national unity. So,      national reconsolidation,               D e s p i t e          face underestimation and      However, agricultural de-
   Union, Non-disintegration       it is required to build roads,   there are so many              different ideas and             unfair treatment from other   velopment alone is not
   of national solidarity, and     railroads and bridges to         individuals and unlawful       concepts, the people of         countries.        National    enough for the country to
   Perpetuation of sovereignty     overcome the natural barri-      organizations inside and       us have to work closely         economy is associated         become a developed one.
   is the national duty not only   ers between regions of                                                                                                        So, we must turn to
                                                                     *        Despite different ideas and concepts, the people of us have to work
   present generations but also    national races; and to im-                                                                                                    national industrialization
                                                                            closely in matters of same views in the national interests. If an
   our posterity have to           prove the education and                                                                                                       to transform country into
                                                                            individual or organization stands for election in accordance with the                a developed, rich one
   safeguard.       So,      our   health standards; to lay
   government will uphold          economic foundations to
                                                                            democratic practice to come to power in a justice way, that will be                  with a lot of employment
   this national duty.             improve the socio-eco-                   acceptable to everyone. Therefore, I would say our government will                   opportunities and high
             Our country needs     nomic status of national                 keep peace door open to welcome such individuals and organiza-                       per capita income.
   three types of might to ac-     races. We have to improve                tions.                                                                                      (See page 4)




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                                                                                                                              entire people enjoy better socio-economic status.
                                                                                                                                   There are different opinions and procedures re-
                                                                                                                              garding the market economy in the international com-
                                                                                                                              munity. In some countries, the market is not under the
                                                                                                                              control of the governments concerned. In some coun-
                                                                                                                              tries, the governments concerned take control over the
                                                                                                                              market to an extent. We will exercise the market
                                                                                                                              economy in which the government takes control over
                                                                                                                              the market to a certain degree. It is because any
                                                                                                                              capitalists, traders and privileged persons cannot
                                                                                                                              monopolize the market, not because we intend to
                                                                                                                              restrict the market economy. In this case, we will put
                                                                                                                              national interests in the fore, and will control and restrict
                                                                                                                              the market in minimum.

                                                                                                                               * Regarding the economic might, we have
                                                                                                                                 to try for economic growth. If our coun-
                                                                                                                                 try is not economically strong, it will face
                                                                                                                                 underestimation and unfair treatment
                                                                                                                                 from other countries. National economy
                                                                                                                                 is associated with political affairs.
                                                                                                                               * Ours is an agro-based country. Succes-
                                                                                                                                 sive governments paid serious attention
                                                                                                                                 to agriculture, so the country has en-
                                                                                                                                 joyed surpluses of crops. Now, the na-
             Attendees at 18th-day first regular session of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw session.—MNA
                                                                                                                                 tion has got sound foundations for agri-
                                                                 market economy. The country has made many                       cultural farming such as dams and river
   We have to strive our…                                        constitutional reforms including privatization. Therefore,      water pumping stations for food security
                        (from page 3)                            we will have to work harder than ever and make                  of the population of new years. How-
       Our country is rich in natural resources. However,        amendments to financial and tax policies as necessary for       ever, agricultural development alone is
   we need capitals, energy and human resources. Our             evolution of the market economy and improvement of
                                                                                                                                 not enough for the country to become a
   country has all sound foundations. So, if we try our best,    the socio-economic status of the people.
   without doubt, we will achieve our goal. Therefore, our            We will practise the market economy as the                 developed one. So, we must turn to na-
   government will try our best for national industrialization   economic policy for achievements in the economic                tional industrialization to transform
   while scaling up agricultural development.                    programmes. The theme of the economic programmes                country into a developed, rich one with a
       Regarding military might, we have to relay the duty       is evolution of the market economy. In the process, we          lot of employment opportunities and high
                                                                                                                                 per capita income.
    * If the nation does not have strong armed forces, our country will face hegemony of others.
                                                                                                                               * Therefore, our government will try our
      Our country stood tall with own monarchs and sovereignty for thousands of years. But, in
                                                                                                                                 best for national industrialization while
      late Konbaung Period, our country fell under the subjugation of the colonialists without
      any strong resistance. That was due to lack of a strong Tatmadaw. If we do not take                                        scaling up agricultural development.
      national defence seriously, we will fall under the rule of neo-colonialists again.                                           In the process, we have to ensure proper market
    * Therefore, our country needs a world-class Tatmadaw. The entire people have to build                                    economy designed to reduce the economic gap
      collectively present Tatmadaw into a strong, efficient, modern and patriotic Tatmadaw.                                  between the rich and the poor, and development
      Every citizen is responsible for defending the country. So, the people have to do their bit                             gap between urban and rural areas. We will attract
      in national defence duties.                                                                                             foreign investments and establish special economic
                                                                                                                              zones to create jobs and technical know-how, and
   to strengthen the nation from one generation to another       will make sure that all the economic forces such as the      we will provide assistance to national entrepreneurs
   for perpetuation of independence and sovereignty. If          State, regional organizations, cooperatives and private      for development of their industries and boost
   the nation does not have strong armed forces, our             enterprises can work in harmony in the framework of          productivity.
   country will face hegemony of others. Our country             the market economy. In addition, we will give all-round           If we want the nation to enjoy development and
   stood tall with own monarchs and sovereignty for              encouragement to small and medium enterprises that           economic growth, we will have to focus on industrial
   thousands of years. But, in late Konbaung Period, our         play an important role in the economy of Myanmar, a          development. That is why the Tatmadaw government
   country fell under the subjugation of the colonialists        developing country.                                          tried its best for national industrialization. Now, the
   without any strong resistance. That was due to lack of             Regarding the market economy, we will open              nation has taken a giant step to transform itself into an
   a strong Tatmadaw. If we do not take national defence         doors, make reforms and invite investments as neces-         industrialized one. And there are signs of sustainable
   seriously, we will fall under the rule of neo-colonialists    sary for development of the nation and the people. We        development of the nation. Therefore, we plan to
   again. I am sure you understand well that neo-colonialists    will make sure that fruitful results of the prudent plans    transform the nation into a modern, industrialized one
   are anxious to interfere in the internal affairs of our       will go down to the grassroots level. In this regard, we     with the use of the benefits from the agricultural sector
   country because our country occupies strategic position       will promulgate all necessary policies and laws so that      and internal and external investments.
   geographically and economically.                              the fruits will go down to the grassroots level and the                           (See page 5)
        Therefore, our country needs a world-class
   Tatmadaw. The entire people have to build collectively           *      We will have to work harder than ever and make amendments to financial and tax policies
   present Tatmadaw into a strong, efficient, modern and                   as necessary for evolution of the market economy and improvement of the socio-economic
   patriotic Tatmadaw. Every citizen is responsible for
                                                                           status of the people.
   defending the country. So, the people have to do their bit
   in national defence duties.                                      *      Regarding the market economy, we will open doors, make reforms and invite investments
        The constitution of the Republic of the Union of                   as necessary for development of the nation and the people. We will make sure that fruitful
   Myanmar, which was approved by the great majority of                    results of the prudent plans will go down to the grassroots level. In this regard, we will
   the people in 2008, has come into force. Our government                 promulgate all necessary policies and laws so that the fruits will go down to the grassroots
   will discharge duties in accordance with the provisions of              level and the entire people enjoy better socio-economic status.
   the constitution.                                                *      We will exercise the market economy in which the government takes control over the
   Mr Speaker and representatives,                                         market to a certain degree.
        Necessary infrastructural buildings in the economic         *      We will put national interests in the fore, and will control and restrict the market in
   sector were built and necessary laws, rules and procedures              minimum.
   were promulgated in recent years for evolution of the




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   We have to strive our …                                     * We will occasionally update the laws to safeguard the rights of peasants. We will step
                        (from page 4)                            up tasks for agricultural development, ensuring reasonable prices of agricultural
            We are also determined to improve the living         produce, and improving the quality of agricultural produce.
   conditions of peasants and workers. We will occasion-
   ally update the laws to safeguard the rights of peasants.   outstanding students at home.                                submit the following programmes to relevant hluttaws.
   We will step up tasks for agricultural development,                  Regarding the health sector, we will improve        (1)     To amend points of the existing laws that are
   ensuring reasonable prices of agricultural produce,         quality of the hospitals opened over past two decades             against the constitution,
   and improving the quality of agricultural produce. In       and skills of medical staff. In addition, we will improve    (2)     To submit bills to safeguard fundamental
   particular, we will create employment opportunities,        the quality of rural health centres and medical staff. In         rights of citizens in line with the constitution
   stabilize commodity prices and encourage welfare            the process, we will work together with international        (3)     To increase the salaries of service personnel
   and social security for the convenience of workers and      organizations including the UN, INGOs, and NGOs.                  and pensions occasionally
   labourers. And we will ensure that minimum pay scale        We have a plan to promulgate necessary laws to               (4)     To study and compile the laws on rights of
   meets current living costs. We guarantee that national      standardize the health care services of private health            farmers and review existing laws for amend-
   workers inside and outside the nation enjoy all rights.     centres. We also have a plan to set up a health care              ments as necessary
   Peasants and workers are the major class of the nation.     system covering the participation of the State, the          (5)     To review the laws to create jobs and
   So, our government guarantees that they can enjoy the       people and altruistic organizations to beef up                    safeguard rights of workers for amendments as
   benefits derived from their labour in proportion to         community health care. We will work more closely                  necessary
   their contribution, and social security.                    with international organizations in pursuit of the           (6)     To rewrite Public Health Care and Social
   Mr Speaker and representatives,                             national projects on control and prevention of the                Security Law to submit a bill
    * In particular, we will create employ-                    three diseases: AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria.              (7)     To introduce bills to promote the education
                                                               Mr Speaker and representatives,                                   and health standards
      ment opportunities, stabilize
                                                                        To safeguard the fundamental rights of citizens     (8)     To amend some journalism laws in line with
      commodity’ prices and encourage wel-
                                                               in line with the provisions of the constitution in the            the provisions of the constitution
      fare and social security for the con-                    new democratic nation is high on our government’s            (9)     To promulgate laws on environmental con-
      venience of workers and labourers.                       list of priorities. We guarantee that all citizens will           servation and amend laws on industry and
      And we will ensure that minimum pay                      enjoy equal rights in terms of law, and we will                   mining for environmental conservation
      scale meets current living costs.                        reinforce the judicial pillar. We will fight corruption in   (10)    To promulgate laws to amend the
    * We guarantee that national workers                       cooperation with the people as it harms the image of              programmes for rescue and rehabilitation
      inside and outside the nation enjoy all                  not only the offenders but also the nation and the
      rights.                                                  people. So, we will amend and revoke the existing             * Regarding the health sector, we will
                                                               laws and adopt new laws as necessary to implement               improve quality of the hospitals
            We need more and more human resources of           the provisions on fundamental rights of citizens or             opened over past two decades and
   intellectuals and intelligentsia in building a modern,      human rights. Here, we will make reviews as soon as             skills of medical staff.In addition, we
   developed democratic nation. In this regard, a funda-       possible, and we will submit reports in order that              will improve the quality of rural health
   mental requirement is development of human re-              Pyidaungsu Hluttaw can carry out legislative tasks
                                                                                                                               centres and medical staff. In the proc-
   sources including new generations who will take over        based on the findings.
                                                                                                                               ess, we will work together with inter-
   State duties. Therefore, we will promote the nation’s                Another task we will have to implement is
   education standard to meet the international level and      environmental conservation. In that regard, we will             national organizations including the
   encourage human resource development.                       pay serious attention to conservation of forests and            UN, INGOs, and NGOs.
            Regarding the education sector, the 24 regions     woodlands and take measures in various sectors to             * We have a plan to promulgate
   for special development have been established with          reduce air and water pollution, control dumping of              necessary laws to standardize the
   universities and colleges so that local youths can          industrial waste and conserve wildlife. We will lay             health care services of private health
   pursue higher education in their regions or states.         down a new policy in which we will work for economic            centres. We also have a plan to set up
   Rural areas have seen a massive number of basic             development in parallel with environmental                      a health care system covering the
   education schools. In order to promote the nation’s         conservation. We will mobilize participation of the             participation of the State, the people
   education standard to the international level, we will      people and social organizations in the tasks for                and altruistic organizations to beef
   practise free compulsory primary education system,          environmental conservation and create renewable                 up community health care.
   improve the standards of present universities, colleges,    energy at low cost. We will review and amend laws
   and high, middle and primary schools, provide more          and enact new laws on environmental conservation.
                                                                                                                                  regarding natural disasters due to climate
   teaching aids, sharpen the abilities and improve the                 Therefore, I pledge that we will give top
                                                                                                                                  changes, and long-term preparedness against
   socio-economic status of educational staff, and increase    priorities to the policies on internal affairs to achieve
                                                                                                                                  natural disasters.
   the enrolment rates in middle and high schools. In that     sustainable development with maintenance of
                                                                                                                            Mr Speaker and representatives,
   regard, we will work in cooperation with international      foundations, to build consolidated unity of the
                                                                                                                                    Now, I will present the foreign affairs policy.
   organizations including the UN, INGOs, and NGOs.            Myanmar society, and to guarantee fundamental
                                                                                                                            From post-independence period to date, successive
   We will promulgate necessary laws for private               rights of citizens.
                                                                                                                            governments practised different political and
   education schools. Moreover, we will provide stipends                In order to implement the policies on internal
                                                                                                                            economic policies and concepts. But, regarding the
   for higher education abroad and stipends for                affairs that I have said, Pyidaungsu Hluttaw will
                                                                                                                            foreign affairs policy, they all exercised non-aligned,
                                                                                                                            independent and active foreign affairs policy and
    * We need more and more human resources of intellectuals and intelligentsia in building a                               dealt with other countries in line with the Five
      modern, developed democratic nation. In this regard, a fundamental requirement is develop-                            Principles of Peaceful Coexistence. In addition, they
      ment of human resources including new generations who will take over State duties. Therefore,                         never came under the influence of any powers. They
      we will promote the nation’s education standard to meet the international level and encourage                         remained neutral in international relations. They
      human resource development.                                                                                           never permitted any foreign troops to deploy within
    * In order to promote the nation’s education standard to the international level,we will                                the borders of the Union. They never launched
      work in cooperation with international organizations including the UN, INGOs, and                                     aggression against and interfere in the internal affairs
      NGOs.                                                                                                                 of any other country. And they never posed threats
    * We will promulgate necessary laws for private education schools. Moreover, we will                                    to international and regional peace and security.
                                                                                                                            These points are the pride of for the Myanmar’s
      provide stipends for higher education abroad and stipends for outstanding students at
                                                                                                                            foreign affairs policy.
      home.
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   We have to strive our …                                       * We guarantee that all citizens will enjoy equal rights in terms of law, and we will
                         (from page 5)                             reinforce the judicial pillar.
            Our government will also adhere to this hon-         * We will fight corruption in cooperation with the people as it harms the image of
   ourable foreign policy and continue the relations with
   all the countries. Moreover, our country will stand firm        not only the offenders but also the nation and the people.
   as a respected member of the global community while          see the interests of the nation and the people to serve     ground although they may have different outlooks and
   actively participating in the international organizations,   those interests only in the constitutional framework and    views. Similarly, I urge the Hluttaw representatives of
   including the UN, ASEAN, BIMSTEC and other re-               not to try to disrupt democratization process outside the   various political parties to follow the wishes of the
   gional organizations. This is why I invite and urge some     constitutional framework and harm peace, stability and      majority and respect the wishes of the minority in
   nations wishing to see democracy flourish and the            the rule of law. The Union Government will welcome          accordance with democratic practices. Particularly, I
   people’s socioeconomy grow in Myanmar to cooper-             all actions done within the constitutional framework but    would like to exhort all to work together in the national
   ate with our new government that emerged in line with        prevent and take necessary action against all actions       interests ignoring any negative attitude such as the
   the constitution by accepting and recognizing                done outside the constitutional framework.                  government and the opposition, which was conventional
   Myanmar’s objective conditions and ending their                        Democracy will promote only hand in hand          in Myanmar politics.
   various forms of pressure, assistance and encourage-         with good governance. This is why our government                     For development and peace and stability of a
   ment to the anti-government groups and economic              responsible for Myanmar’s democracy transition will         nation, it is necessary for government’s administrative
                                                                try hard to shape good administrative machinery.            mechanism to cover all parts of that nation. It is needed
       *  We will pay serious attention to                      Mr Speaker and representatives,                             to make administrative mechanism reign in the nation
          conservation of forests and wood-                               Today, the onus is upon all of us to achieve      as well as respected in the international community.
          lands and take measures in various                                                                                Therefore, we have to strive our utmost to stand as a
                                                                * From post-independence period to date,                    strong government while conducting changes and
          sectors to reduce air and water                         successive governments practised                          amendments in order to catch up with the changing
          pollution, control dumping of                           different political and economic policies                 world.
          industrial waste and conserve                           and concepts. But, regarding the foreign
                                                                  affairs policy, they all exercised non-                   Mr Speaker and representatives,
          wildlife.
                                                                                                                                      The State Peace and Development Council has
       * We will lay down a new policy in which                   aligned, independent and active foreign
                                                                                                                            built political, economic and social foundations neces-
          we will work for economic develop-                      affairs policy and dealt with other coun-                 sary for future democracy since 1988 to date. So, we
                                                                  tries in line with the Five Principles of                 sincerely thank all the people, all the Tatmadaw mem-
          ment in parallel with environmental
                                                                  Peaceful Coexistence.                                     bers and all service personnel for achieving peace,
          conservation.                                                                                                     stability and the rule of law and building development
                                                                * They never launched aggression against
   manipulations.                                                 and interfere in the internal affairs of                  infrastructures instrumental to a democratic nation. I
                                                                                                                            urge the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw to put such endeavours
                                                                  any other country. And they never posed
   Mr Speaker and representatives,                                threats to international and regional
             From now on, Myanmar has initiated demo-                                                                        * In transition to democracy, it is obligatory to
   cratic transition. There are many tasks ahead after the
                                                                  peace and security. These points are the                      promote democratic practices not only
   multi-party democracy general elections, the first step        pride of for the Myanmar’s foreign                            among the Hluttaw representatives but also
   of the process. Not only do we have to continue to work        affairs policy.                                               among the people. To do so, I promise that
   constitutionally and democratically in the nation’s          * Our government will also adhere to this                       our government will cooperate with the
   legislative, executive and judicial affairs. But we have       honourable foreign policy and continue the                    political parties in the hluttaws, good-hearted
   to build mutual cooperation and understanding be-              relations with all the countries.                             political forces outside the hluttaws and all
   tween the Union Government and Region/State Gov-                                                                             social organizations.
   ernment and between Pyidaungsu Hluttaw and Re-               democracy that must be practised in harmony with a
                                                                                                                             * Each and every citizen wishing to see the
   gion/State Hluttaw. Moreover, it is still necessary to       sense of duty and freedom. The people have trustily
   show our genuine goodwill towards those who have             given this duty to the Hluttaw representatives. Again,          interests of the nation and the people to serve
   not accepted the constitution because of being skeptical     the representatives have entrusted me and the Union             those interests only in the constitutional
   about the seven-step Road Map in order that they can         Government with this responsibility to take charge of           framework and not to try to disrupt
   discard their suspicions and play a part in the nation-      the executive sector. So, we need to cooperate with all         democratization process outside the consti-
   building tasks. Likewise, we need to convince some           to accomplish the tremendous duty.                              tutional framework and harm peace, stability
   nations with negative attitude towards our democrati-                I would like to advise the political parties to         and the rule of law.
   zation process that Myanmar has been committed to            work together in the national interests as common




                                           Attendees at 18th-day regular session of First Pyidaungsu Hluttaw session.—MNA
                                                                                                                            on record.
    shaping a democratic system correctly and effectively.
                                                                 *   I would like to exhort all to work together in                  In conclusion, respecting the people’s decision
             In transition to democracy, it is obligatory to
                                                                                                                            to elect our government, we will try our best for
    promote democratic practices not only among the                  the national interests ignoring any negative           Myanmar to be able to stand as a democratic nation in
    Hluttaw representatives but also among the people. To
                                                                     attitude such as the government and the                the long run with justice, freedom and equality while
    do so, I promise that our government will cooperate
                                                                                                                            steadfastly shouldering the State duties. At the same
    with the political parties in the hluttaws, good-hearted         opposition, which was conventional in                  time I would like to urge and invite all the people to
    political forces outside the hluttaws and all social
                                                                                                                            work together with the government in the interests of
    organizations. I urge each and every citizen wishing to          Myanma politics.
                                                                                                                            the nation. —MNA




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    Persons approved as members of Union level organizations make
       affirmation in presence of Speaker of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw
                                                                                             Hla Min and Lt-Gen Ko          U Myint Han approved          members of the Union
                                                                                             Ko approved as Union           as Union Supreme              level organizations
                                                                                             Ministers, U Lun               Court Judges; Dr Tin          made affirmation saying,
                                                                                             Maung approved as              Aung Aye, Daw Khin            “I do solemnly and
                                                                                             Auditor-General of the         Hla Myint, U Tun Kyi,         sincerely promise
                                                                                             Union, Dr Tun Shin             U Soe Thein, U Khin           and declare that I will
                                                                                             approved as Attorney-          Tun, U Hsan Myint, U          be loyal to the
                                                                                             General of the Union;          Myint Kyaing and Daw          Republic of the Union
                                                                                             U Soe Maung, U Thein           Mi Mi Yi approved as          of Myanmar and the
                                                                                             Nyunt, U Khin Maung            members      of     the       citizens and hold
                                                                                             Soe, U Zaw Min, U              Constitutional Tribunal       always in esteem non-
                                                                                             Khin Yi, Thura U Myint         of the Union, and U           disintegration of the
                                                                                             Maung, U Aye Myint,            Myint Naing, U Aung           Union, non-disinte-

                                                                                              Members of Union level organizations making affirmation in presence of

                                                                                                                       Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Speaker.

                                                                                                                                      MNA




         N AY P YI T AW , 30          Pyidaungsu Hluttaw.       Tun, U Tin Naing Thein,      Dr Pe Thet Khin, Dr            Myint, Dr Daw Myint           gration of national
   March—                        At       U Tun Tun Oo          U Nyan Tun Aung, U           Mya Aye, U Aung Min,           Kyi, U Tha Oo, U Win          solidarity and per-
   Pyidaungsu Hluttaw                 approved as Union         Thein Htaik, U Hla Tun,      U Than Htay, U Soe             Kyi and U Nyunt Tin           petuation           of
   session today, the                 Chief Justice, U Thein    U Thein Tun, U Khin          Thein, U Kyaw Swa              approved as members           sovereignty.
   persons who has been               Soe approved as           Maung Myint, U Tint          Khaing, U Ohn Myint            of the Union Election             “I will uphold and
   approved                to    be   Chairman             of   Hsan, Wunna Kyaw             and U Aung Kyi                 Commission took the           abide       by     the
   appointed as members               Constitutional Tribunal   Htin U Win Myint, U          approved as Union              designated places.            Constitution and its
   of        Union            level   of the Union, U Tin Aye   Kyaw Hsan, U Myint           Ministers; U Tha Htay,             In the presence of        Laws. I will carry out
   o r g a n i z a t i o n s were     approved as Chairman      Hlaing, U Wunna              U Soe Nyunt, U Mya             the Speaker of the            responsibilities
   sworn in the presence              of Union Election         Maung Lwin, Maj-Gen          Thein, U Myint Aung,           Pyidaungsu Hluttaw, all       uprightly to the best
   of the Speaker of                  Commission, U Win         Thein Htay, Maj-Gen          U Aung Zaw Thein and           the persons approved as       of my ability ”.—MNA
                                                                       The persons who had been approved to be              Amyotha Hluttaw and to call special and emergency
    First Pyidaungsu Hluttaw                                    appointed as members of Union level organizations also      meetings. The three hluttaws are the organizations
                                                                made affirmation before the speaker.                        responsible for amending, supplementing and
    regular session concludes…                                         Afterwards, President U Thein Sein delivered         subtracting the bills submitted by the Union level
                                                                an address at Pyidaungsu Hluttaw. (The translation          organizations including the Union Government and
                         (from page 16)                         of the speech of President U Thein Sein is separately       the private bills submitted by the Hluttaw representatives
          The Pyidaungsu Hluttaw speaker explained              reported.)                                                  after carrying out study, assessment and comment. So,
   matters related to elections, approvals to appointments,            It was announced that the speech delivered by        it is necessary to respect the laws. At the hluttaw
   raising of questions, making of proposals and formations.    President U Thein Sein was put on record at Pyidaungsu      sessions to come, all the representatives are to respect
          Next, he read out Announcement No (5/2001),           Hluttaw.                                                    and follow the existing laws and rules with a sense of
   Announcement No (6/2011), Announcement No (7/                       Then, the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw speaker extended        personal identity.
   2001) and Announcement No (8/2011) dated 30 March            greetings. He said the sessions of respective hluttaws             Later, the speaker announced that the 18th day
   2011 (11th Waning of Tabaung 1372 ME) issued by the          which have been held are first experiences for all of       session of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw ended and the first
   State Peace and Development Council.                         them. It is believed that later, they will have more and    regular session of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw concluded
          Then, elected President U Thein Sein and elected      more experience and be able to serve the better interests   successfully.
   Vice-Presidents Thiha Thura U Tin Aung Myint Oo              of the people. The Pyidaungsu Hluttaw session will be              The Pyithu Hluttaw speaker and the Amyotha
   and Dr Sai Mauk Kham before the Speaker of                   summoned again when occasion arises to discuss the          Hluttaw speaker hosted a luncheon to the representatives
   Pyidaungsu Hluttaw in accord with Section 65 of the          subjects necessary to be discussed at Pyidaungsu            to mark the successful completion of the first regular
   Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar         Hluttaw only and matters related to the bills which have    session of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw.
   and Section 37 of the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law.                not reached agreement at the Pyithu Hluttaw and                                                                 MNA




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                     Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                                  of Leading Bodies of the Self-Administered Division and Self-Administered
                    State Peace and Development Council                                                Zones formed in accordance with the relevant law from the time they made
                                                                                                       affirmation at the Offices of the Leading Bodies of the Self-Administered
                           Notification No. 5/2011                                                     Division and Self-Administered Zones on 30 March 2011.
                          11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                                      4.      The District and Township Peace and Development Councils have been dissolved
                                 (30 March 2011)                                                       from the time the members of Leading Bodies of the Self-Administered Division
                                                                                                       and Self-Administered Zones made affirmation as stated in Paragraph-3.
    1.    Formation of Union level organizations and election of Union level persons
          related to legislature, executive and judiciary and seeking of approval of the                                                                  Sd /Than Shwe
          Hluttaw have been done in accord with the relevant laws and rules at Pyidaungsu                                                                 Senior General
          Hluttaw, Pyithu Hluttaw and Amyotha Hluttaw formed in accordance with the                                                                          Chairman
          Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar which came into force on                                                        State Peace and Development Council
          31 January 2011.
    2.    It is hereby announced that legislative, executive and judicial powers exercised
          by the State Peace and Development Council have been transferred to the Union                            Republic of the Union of Myanmar
          level persons who were elected in accord with the relevant laws and rules and
          approved by the Hluttaw from the time they made affirmation at the Pyidaungsu
                                                                                                                  State Peace and Development Council
          Hluttaw on 30 March 2011.                                                                                      Notification No. 8/2011
    3.    The State Peace and Development Council has been dissolved from the time the                                 11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME
          Union level persons made affirmation as stated in the Paragraph 2.                                                   (30 March 2011)
                                                            Sd /Than Shwe                       1.      Section 288 of the Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar states
                                                            Senior General                              “Administration of district and township level shall be assigned to the Civil
                                                               Chairman                                 Service personnel” and Section 289 states “Administration of ward or village-
                                                 State Peace and Development Council                    tract shall be assigned in accord with the law to a person whose integrity is
                                                                                                        respected by the community”.
                                                                                                2.      Respective Region or State Peace and Development Councils reported that the
                     Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                                   relevant persons at District, Township and Ward or Village-tracts are ready to take
                    State Peace and Development Council                                                 over duties and functions of District, Township and Ward or Village-tract Peace
                                                                                                        and Development Councils.
                           Notification No. 6/2011                                              3.      Hence, the duties and functions of the following District, Township and Ward or
                          11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                                               Village-tract Peace and Development Councils were handed over to persons
                                  (30 March 2011)                                                       shown against each commencing 30 March 2011.
                                                                                                        (a) District Peace and Development Council Deputy Commissioner of District
    1.    Election of Region or State level persons related to legislature, executive and
                                                                                                                                                         General Administration
          judiciary and seeking of approval of the Hluttaw have been done in accord with
                                                                                                                                                         Department
          the relevant laws and rules at Region or State Hluttaws formed in accordance with
                                                                                                        (b) Township Peace and Development               Administrator of Township
          the Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar which came into force
                                                                                                            Council                                      GeneralAdministrationDepartment
          on 31 January 2011.
                                                                                                        (c) Ward or Village—tract Peace and              Head of Ward and Village— tract
    2.    It is hereby announced that legislative, executive and judicial powers exercised
                                                                                                            Development Council
          by the State Peace and Development Council have been transferred to the Region
                                                                                                4.      District, Township and Ward or Village-tract Peace and Development Councils
          or State level persons who were elected in accord with the relevant laws and rules
                                                                                                        have been dissolved from the time duties and functions were handed over.
          and approved by the Hluttaws from the time they made affirmation at the Region
                                                                                                                                                           Sd /Than Shwe
          or State Hluttaws on 30 March 2011.
                                                                                                                                                           Senior General
    3.    The Region or State Peace and Development Councils have been dissolved from
                                                                                                                                                              Chairman
          the time the Region or State level persons made affirmation as stated in the
                                                                                                                                                State Peace and Development Council
          Paragraph 2.
                                                               Sd /Than Shwe
                                                               Senior General
                                                                 Chairman                                          Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                                                   State Peace and Development Council                                     President Office
                                                                                                                           Order No.1/2011
                    Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                                                  11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME
                   State Peace and Development Council                                                                        (30 March, 2011)
                          Notification No. 7/2011                                                                  Appointment of Union Chief Justice
                         11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                                                In accord with Section 299 (b) and (c) (iv) of the Constitution of the Republic
                                (30 March 2011)                                                of the Union of Myanmar, Section 16 (b) (i) of the Union Government Law and Section
                                                                                               26 of Union Judicial Law, U Tun Tun Oo has been appointed as Chief Justice of the Union.
    1.     Section 56 of the Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar which
                                                                                                                                                         Sd/Thein Sein
          came into force on 31 January 2011, delineates the Self-Administered Divisions
                                                                                                                                                            President
          and Self-Administered Zones as follows:-
                                                                                                                                               Republic of the Union of Myanmar
          (a) grouping Leshi, Lahe and Nanyun townships in Sagaing Region as Naga
                Self-Administered Zone;
          (b) grouping Ywangan and Pindaya townships in Shan State as Danu Self-
                Administered Zone;                                                                                  Republic of the Union of Myanmar
          (c) grouping Hopong, Hsihseng and Pinlaung townships in Shan State as Pa-O                                        President Office
                Self-Administered Zone;                                                                                     Order No.2/2011
          (d) grouping Namhsan and Manton townships in Shan State as Palaung Self-
                Administered Zone;
                                                                                                                       11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME
          (e) grouping Laukkai district, Laukkai and Kongyan townships in Shan State                                          (30 March, 2011)
                as Kokang Self-Administered Zone;                                                    Appointment of Chairperson of Constitutional Tribunal of the Union
          (f) grouping Hopan district, Hopan, Mongmao, Panwaing, Naphan, Metmung
                and Pansang (Pankham) townships in Shan State as Wa Self-Administered
                Division.                                                                               In accord with Section 327 of the Constitution of the Republic of the Union of
    2.    In accord with the Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar,             Myanmar, Section 16 (b), (ii) of the Union Government Law and Section 10 of
          formation of the Leading Bodies of the Self-Administered Division and Self-          Constitutional Tribunal Law, U Thein Soe has been appointed as Chairperson of
          Administered Zone has been done in accord with relevant law at Self-Adminis-         Constitutional Tribunal of the Union.
          tered Division and Self-Administered Zones.                                                                                                   Sd/Thein Sein
    3.    It is hereby announced that legislative and executive powers of Self-Adminis-                                                                    President
          tered Division and Self-Administered Zones have been transferred to the members                                                   Republic of the Union of Myanmar




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                        Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                                                             Ministry of Education
                                President Office                                              (25)   Dr Pe Thet Khin                 Minister
                                Order No.3/2011                                                                                      Ministry of Health
                            11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                                   (26)   Thura U Myint Maung             Minister
                                                                                                                                     Ministry of Religious Affairs
                                   ( 30 March, 2011)
                                                                                              (27)   U Aye Myint                     Minister
          Appointment of Chairman of Union Election Commission                                                                       Ministry of Science and Technology
           In accord with Section 398 (a) of the Constitution of the Republic                 (28)   U Khin Yi                       Minister
                                                                                                                                     Ministry of Immigration and Population
    of the Union of Myanmar, Section 16 (b), (iii) of the Union Government
                                                                                              (29)   U Thein Nyunt                   Minister
    Law, U Tin Aye has been appointed as Chairman of the Union Election                                                              Ministry of President Office
    Commission.                                                                               (30)   U Soe Maung                     Minister
                                                         Sd/Thein Sein
                                                                                                                                     Ministry of President Office
                                                            President
                                               Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                                                   Sd/Thein Sein
                                                                                                                                                     President
                                                                                                                                       Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                        Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                                President Office                                                                 Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                                Order No.4/2011                                                                          President Office
                            11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                                                              Order No.5/2011
                                    (30 March, 2011)                                                               11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME
                          Appointment of Union Ministers                                                                   (30 March, 2011)
            In accord with Section 232 of the Constitution of the Republic of the Union of              Appointment of Attorney-General of the Union
    Myanmar and Section 12 of the Union Government Law, the following persons have been                In accord with Section 237 (a) of the Constitution of the Republic of the
    appointed as Union Ministers of the respective Ministries shown against them.             Union of Myanmar, Section 15 (a) of the Union Government Law and Section 5 of the
                                                                                              Union Attorney-General Law, Dr Tun Shin has been appointed as Attorney-General of
    (1)     Maj-Gen Hla Min                 Minister                                          the Union.
                                            Ministry of Defence                                                                                   Sd/Thein Sein
    (2)     Lt-Gen Ko Ko                    Minister                                                                                                 President
                                            Ministry of Home Affairs                                                                    Republic of the Union of Myanmar
    (3)     Maj-Gen Thein Htay              Minister
                                            Ministry of Border Affairs and Ministry of                           Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                                            Myanma Industrial Development
    (4)     U Wunna Maung Lwin              Minister
                                                                                                                         President Office
                                            Ministry of Foreign Affairs                                                  Order No.6/2011
    (5)     U Kyaw Hsan                     Minister                                                               11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME
                                            Ministry of Information and Ministry of Culture                                (30 March, 2011)
    (6)     U Myint Hlaing                  Minister
                                            Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation
                                                                                                         Appointment of Auditor-General of the Union
    (7)     U Win Tun                       Minister                                                   In accord with Section 242 (a) of the Constitution of the Republic of the
                                            Ministry of Forestry                               Union of Myanmar, Section 16 (b), (iv) of the Union Government Law and Section 5
    (8)     U Hla Tun                       Minister                                           of the Union Auditor-General Law, U Lun Maung has been appointed as Auditor-
                                            Ministry of Finance and Revenue                    General of the Union.
    (9)     U Khin Maung Myint              Minister                                                                                                Sd/Thein Sein
                                            Ministry of Construction                                                                                   President
    (10)    U Tin Naing Thein               Minister                                                                                      Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                                            Ministry of National Planning and Economic
                                            Development and Ministry of Livestock and                            Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                                            Fisheries
                                                                                                                         President Office
    (11)    U Win Myint                     Minister
                                            Ministry of Commerce                                                         Order No. 7/2011
    (12)    U Thein Tun                     Minister                                                               11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME
                                            Ministry of Communications, Posts and                                          (30 March, 2011)
                                            Telegraphs                                          Appointment of Chairperson of Union Civil Services Board
    (13)    U Aung Kyi                      Minister
                                            Ministry of Labour and Ministry of Social                  In accord with Section 246 (b) of the Constitution of the Republic of the
                                            Welfare, Relief and Resettlement                  Union of Myanmar, Section 16 (b) ,(v) of the Union Government Law and Section 5 of
    (14)    U Thein Htaik                   Minister                                          Union Civil Services Board Law, U Kyaw Thu has been appointed as Chaiperson of Union
                                            Ministry of Mines                                 Civil Services Board.
    (15)    U Ohn Myint                     Minister                                                                                               Sd/Thein Sein
                                            Ministry of Cooperatives                                                                                  President
    (16)    U Nyan Tun Aung                 Minister                                                                                     Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                                            Ministry of Transport
    (17)    U Tint Hsan                     Minister                                                             Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                                            Ministry of Hotels and Tourisms and Ministry
                                            of Sports                                                                    President Office
    (18)    U Kyaw Swa Khaing               Minister                                                                     Order No. 8/2011
                                            Ministry of Industry-1                                                 11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME
    (19)    U Soe Thein                     Minister                                                                       (30 March, 2011)
                                            Ministry of Industry-2
    (20)    U Aung Min                      Minister                                                 Appointment of Chairperson of Nay Pyi Taw Council
                                            Ministry of Rail Transportation                           In accord with Section 285 (b), (ii) of the Constitution of the
    (21)    U Than Htay                     Minister                                          Republic of the Union of Myanmar, Section 22 of the Union Government
                                            Ministry of Energy                                Law and Section 4 of Nay Pyi Taw Council Law, U Thein Nyunt has been
    (22)    U Zaw Min                       Minister                                          appointed as Chairperson of the Nay Pyi Taw Council.
                                            Ministry of Electric Power No.1
    (23)    U Khin Maung Soe                Minister                                                                                              Sd/Thein Sein
                                            Ministry of Electric Power No.2                                                                          President
    (24)    Dr Mya Aye                      Minister                                                                                    Republic of the Union of Myanmar




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        Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                   Republic of the Union of Myanmar                              Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                                                                                    President Office
                President Office                                                  Order No. 11/2011                                               President Office
                Order No. 9/2011                                             11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                                    Order No. 12/2011
           11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                                              (30 March, 2011)                                   11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME
                  (30 March, 2011)                                           Appointment of members of                                                 (30 March, 2011)
                                                                          Constitutional Tribunal of the Union
         Appointment of Chief Minister of                                       In accord with Section 327 of the constitution of             Appointment of members of
               Regions or States                                       the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and paragraph (7)                 Union Election Commission
                                                                       of Sub-Section (b) of Section (16) of the Union Government             In accord with Section 398 (a) of the Constitution
             In accord with Section 261 (c) of the Constitution        Law and Section 10 of the Constitutional Tribunal Law,        of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and paragraph
    of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, Section 19 (a)            the following persons have been appointed as members          (8) of Sub-Section (b) of Section (16) of the Union
                                                                       of the Constitutional Tribunal of the Union.                  Government Law, the following persons have been
    of Union Government Law and Section 6 (a) of Region or                  (1) Dr Tin Aung Aye                                      appointed as members of the Union Election Commission.
    State Government Law, the following persons who have                    (2) Daw Khin Hla Myint                                        (1) U Myint Naing
                                                                            (3) U Tun Kyi                                                 (2) U Aung Myint
    been approved by relevant Region or State Hluttaws have
                                                                            (4) U Soe Thein                                               (3) U Tha Oo
    been appointed as Chief Ministers shown against them.                   (5) U Khin Tun                                                (4) Dr Daw Myint Kyi
    ( 1) U La John Ngan Hsai                        Kachin                  (6) U Hsan Myint                                              (5) U Win Kyi
                                                                            (7) U Myint Kyaing                                            (6) U Nyunt Tin
                                                    State                   (8) Daw Mi Mi Yi
                                                                                                       Sd/ Thein Sein                                                     Sd/ Thein Sein
    ( 2) U Khin Maung Oo (a) U Bu Yal               Kayah                                                                                                                  President
                                                                                                        President
                                                    State                                                                                                 Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                                                                                           Republic of the Union of Myanmar
    ( 3) Brig-Gen Zaw Min                           Kayin State
    ( 4) U Hong Ngai                                Chin State             Republic of the Union of Myanmar                           (17) U Than Tun                    Deputy Minister
    ( 5) U Ohn Myint                                Mon State                       President Office                                                                     Ministry of
                                                                                  Order No. 13/2011                                                                      Cooperatives
    ( 6) U Hla Maung Tin                            Rakhine                  11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                          (18) U Myint Thein                 Deputy Minister
                                                    State                                (30 March, 2011)                                                                Ministry of Labour
                                                                            Appointment of Deputy Ministers                           (19) U Win Shein                   Deputy Minister
    ( 7) U Aung Myat (a) Sao Aung Myat              Shan State                                                                                                           MinistryofTransport
    ( 8) U Tha Aye                                  Sagaing                 In accord with Section 234 (a), (d) and paragraph (9)     (20) U Htay Aung                   Deputy Minister
                                                                       of Sub-Section (b) of Section (16) of the Union Government                                        Ministry of Hotels
                                                    Region
                                                                       Law, the following persons have been appointed as                                                 and Tourism
    ( 9) U Phone Maw Shwe                           Magway             deputy ministers of the ministries shown against them.         (21) U Thein Aung                  Deputy Minister
                                                    Region                (1) Maj-Gen Kyaw Nyunt               Deputy Minister                                           Ministryof Industry-1
    (10) U Ye Myint                                 Mandalay                                                   Ministry of Defence    (22) U Myo Aung                    Deputy Minister
                                                                          (2) Col Aung Thaw                    Deputy Minister                                           MinistryofIndustry-2
                                                    Region                                                     Ministry of Defence    (23) Thura U Thaung Lwin           Deputy Minister
    (11) U Nyan Win                                 Bago                  (3) Brig-Gen Kyaw Zan Myint Deputy Minister                                                    Ministry of Rail
                                                                                                               Ministry of Home                                          Transportation
                                                    Region
                                                                                                               Affairs                (24) U Thant Shin                  Deputy Minister
    (12) U Khin Zaw                                 Taninthayi            (4) Maj-Gen Zaw Win                  Deputy Minister                                           Ministry of Rail
                                                    Region                                                     Ministry of Border                                        Transportation
                                                                                                               Affairs                (25) U Soe Aung                    Deputy Minister
     (13) U Myint Swe                               Yangon                                                                                                               Ministry of Energy
                                                                          (5) U Maung Myint                    Deputy Minister
                                                    Region                                                     Ministry of Foreign    (26) U Myint Zaw                   Deputy Minister
    (14) U Thein Aung                               Ayeyawa-                  ‘                                Affairs                                                   Ministry of Electric
                                                                          (6) Dr Myo Myint                     Deputy Minister                                           Power No.(1)
                                                    dy Region                                                  Ministry of Foreign    (27) U Aung Than Oo                Deputy Minister
                                                                                                               Affairs                                                   Ministry of Electric
                                        Sd/ Thein Sein                    (7) U Soe Win                        Deputy Minister                                           Power No.(2)
                                        President                                                              Ministry of            (28) U Aye Kyu                     Deputy Minister
                           Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                                    Information                                               MinistryofEducation
                                                                          (8) U Ohn Than                       Deputy Minister        (29) U Ba Shwe                     Deputy Minister
                                                                                                               Ministry of                                               MinistryofEducation
                                                                                                               Agriculture and        (30) Dr Daw Myat Myat              Deputy Minister
        Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                                                       Irrigation                  Ohn Khin                      Ministry of Health
                President Office                                          (9) U Khin Zaw                       Deputy Minister        (31) Dr Win Myint                  Deputy Minister
                                                                                                               Ministry of                                               Ministry of Health
               Order No. 10/2011                                                                                                      (32) Daw Sanda Khin                Deputy Minister
                                                                                                               Agriculture and
           11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                                                                     Irrigation                                                Ministry of Culture
                  (30 March, 2011)                                        (10) U Win Than                      Deputy Minister        (33) Dr Maung Maung Htay           Deputy Minister
     Appointment of Judges of the Superme                                                                      Ministry of Finance                                       Ministry of
                                                                                                               and Revenue                                               Religious Affairs
             Court of the Union                                           (11) U Soe Tint                      Deputy Minister        (34) Dr Ko Ko Oo                   Deputy Minister
                                                                                                               Ministry of                                               Ministry of Science
              In accord with Section 299 (b) of the Constitution of                                            Construction                                              and Technology
                                                                          (12) U Kyaw Lwin                     Deputy Minister        (35) U Kyaw Kyaw Win               Deputy Minister
    the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, Section 16 (b) (vi) of the                                           Ministry of                                               Ministry of
                                                                                                               Construction                                              Immigration and
    Union Government Law and Section 25 of Union Judicial Law,
                                                                          (13) Dr Kan Zaw                      Deputy Minister                                           Population
    the following persons have been appointed as Judges of the                                                 Ministry of            (36) U Aye Myint Kyu               Deputy Minister
                                                                                                               National Planning                                         Ministry of Sports
    Supreme Court of the Union.                                                                                and Economic           (37) U Han Sein                    Deputy Minister
              (1)       U Tha Htay                                                                             Development                                               Ministry of
                                                                          (14) Dr Pwint Hsan                   Deputy Minister                                           Myanma Industrial
              (2)       U Mya Thein                                                                            Ministry of                                               Development
                                                                                                               Commerce               (38) U Chan Maung                  Deputy Minister
              (3)       U Soe Nyunt                                       (15) U Tint Lwin                     Deputy Minister                                           Ministry of
              (4)       U Myint Aung                                                                           Ministry of                                               Myanma Industrial
                                                                                                               Communications,                                           Development
              (5)       U Aung Zaw Thein                                                                       Posts and              (39) U Khin Maung Aye              Deputy Minister
                                                                                                               Telegraphs                                                Ministry of Livestock
              (6)       U Myint Han                                                                                                                                      and Fisheries
                                                                          (16) U Phone Swe                     Deputy Minister
                                       Sd/Thein Sein                                                           Ministry of Social                                    Sd/ Thein Sein
                                       President                                                               Welfare, Relief and                                      President
                          Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                                     Resettlement                               Republic of the Union of Myanmar




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        Republic of the Union of Myanmar                               Republic of the Union of Myanmar                          (3)     U Saw San Lin               Kayin State
                 President Office                                               President Office                                 (4)     U Win Myint Kyaw            Chin State
                                                                              Order No. 18/2011                                  (5)     U Khin Maung Gyi            Mon State
               Order No. 14/2011                                          11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                        (6)     U Kyauk                     Rakhine State
           11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                                        (30 March, 2011)                               (7)     U Kywe Kywe                 Shan State
                   (30 March, 2011)                                     Appointment of Chief Justices of                         (8)     U San Ko                    Sagaing Region
     Appointment of Deputy Attorney-General                              High Court of Region or State                           (9)     U Sein Tun                  Magway Region
             In accord with Section 239 (a) of the Constitution             In accord with paragraph (4) of Sub-Section (b)      (10)    U Soe Thein                 Mandalay Region
    of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, paragraph (10)        of Section 308 of the Constitution of the Republic of the     (11)    U Maung Maung Shwe          Bago Region
    of Sub-section (b) of Section (16) of the Union Government     Union of Myanmar, Sub-Section (b) of Section 19 of the        (12)    U Myint Win                 Taninthayi Region
    Law and Section 6 of the Union Attorney-General Law,           Union Government Law and Section (44) of Union Judicial       (13)    U Win Swe                   Yangon Region
    U Tun Tun Oo has been appointed as Deputy Attorney-            Law, the following persons, approved by Region or State       (14)    U Myint Thein               Ayeyawady Region
    General.                                                       Hluttaws, have been appointed as Chief Justices of High
                                            Sd/ Thein Sein         Court of Region or State shown against them.                                                   Sd/ Thein Sein
                                               President              (1) U Tu Ja                      Kachin State
                          Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                                                                                           President
                                                                      (2) U Tin Win                    Kayah State                               Republic of the Union of Myanmar
        Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                                                                        Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                (e) U Saw Christopher        Ministry of Social
                 President Office                                                                                                                                    Affairs, Education
               Order No. 15/2011                                                 President Office                                                                    and Health
           11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                                     Order No. 19/2011                                        (f) U Saw Sa Lawla           Ministry of Mines
                   (30 March, 2011)                                       11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                               (g) U Than Daing             Ministry of Industry/
    Appointment of Deputy Auditor-General                                         (30 March, 2011)                                                                   Communications
             In accord with Section 244 (a) of the Constitution                                                                         (h) U Saw Win Htein          Ministry of
                                                                    Appointment of Region/State Ministers
    of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, paragraph (11)                                                                                                          Agriculture and
    of Sub-section (b) of Section (16) of the Union Government              In accord with Section 262 (c), (f) of the                                               Livestock Breeding
    Law and Section 6 of the Union Auditor-General Law,            Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar,             (i) U Saw Kyi Lin               Ministry of Forestry
    U Myo Myint has been appointed as Deputy Auditor-              Sub-Section (c) of Section 19 of the Union Government       (4) Chin State
    General.                                                       Law and Sub-Section (g) of Section (8) of the Region or           (a) Col Zaw Min Oo              Ministry of Security
                                         Sd/ Thein Sein            State Government Law, the following persons approved                                              and Border Affairs
                                             President             by Region or State Chief Ministers have been appointed               (b) U Nan Zamon              Ministry of Finance
                         Republic of the Union of Myanmar          as ministers of the Region or State shown against them.                                           and Planning
                                                                   (1) Kachin State                                                     (c) U Yam Man                Ministry of
        Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                                                                                                             Economic
                                                                         (a) Col Than Aung             Ministry of Security
                 President Office                                                                      and Border Affairs
                                                                                                                                        (d) U Ban Htaung             Ministry of
               Order No. 16/2011                                                                                                                                     Agriculture
                                                                          (b) U Nyunt Aung             Ministry of
                                                                                                                                        (e) U Kyaw Nyein             Ministry of Energy,
           11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                                                             Economic
                                                                                                                                                                     Electric Power,
                   (30 March, 2011)                                       (c) U B Htaw Zaung           Ministry of
                                                                                                                                                                     Mines and Forestry
     Appointment of members of Union Civil                                                             Agriculture and
                                                                                                                                        (f) U Kyint Lian Paung       Ministry of
                                                                                                       Forestry
               Services Board                                             (d) U A Lay Pa               Ministry of
                                                                                                                                                                     Transport,
         In accord with Section 246 (b) of the Constitution of                                                                                                       Communications
                                                                                                       Development Affairs
    the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, paragraph (12) of                                                                                                          and Construction
                                                                          (e) U Kaman Du Naw           Ministry of
    Sub-section (b) of Section (16) of the Union Government                                                                             (g) Dr Ba Maung              Ministry of Social
                                                                                                       Transport                                                     Affairs
    Law and Section 5 of the Union Civil Services Board, the              (f)   U Aung Naing           Ministry of Mines
    following persons have been appointed as members of the                                                                             (h) U Nein Nine              Ministry of
                                                                          (g)   U Sai Maung Shwe       Ministry of Industry                                          Management and
    Union Civil Services Board.                                           (h)   U Khin Maung Tun       Ministry of Health                                            Industry
        (1) U Khin Maung Aye            member                            (i)   Daw Bauk Ja            Ministry of             (5) Mon State
        (2) Dr Win Myint                member                                                         Education, Social            (a) Col Htay Myint Aung          Ministry of Security
        (3) Dr Myint Aung               member                                                         Affairs, Religious                                            and Border Affairs
        (4) Dr Kyaw Kyaw Htay           member                                                         Affairs and Culture              (b) Dr Khin Maung Thwin      Ministry of
        (5) U Soe Oo                    member                     (2) Kayah State                                                                                   Economic
                                     Sd/ Thein Sein                      (a) Col Tin Soe               Ministry of Security             (c) Dr Toe Toe Aung          Ministry of Industry
                                        President                                                      and Border Affairs               (d) Dr Hla Oo                Ministry of
                       Republic of the Union of Myanmar                   (b) U Taw Ye                 Ministry of                                                   Education and
                                                                                                       Planning/Economic                                             Health
        Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                  (c) U Than Kyaw Soe          Ministry of Finance              (e) U Myo Nyunt              Ministry of
                 President Office                                                                      and Revenue                                                   Agriculture and
                                                                          (d) U Ye Win                 Ministry of                                                   Livestock Breeding
               Order No. 17/2011                                                                       Economic                         (f) U Win Maw Oo             Ministry of Forestry
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              th
                                                                          (e) U Saw Hu Hu              Ministry of Electric             (g) U Tun Hlaing             Ministry of
                 (30 March, 2011)                                                                      Power                                                         Religious Affairs
    Appointment of members of Nay Pyi Taw Council                         (f) U Koe Yel                Ministry of Social                                            and Labour
          In accord with paragraph (2) of Section 285 (b) of the                                       Affairs                          (h) Naing Lawe Aung (a)      Ministry of Energy
    Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar,                 (g) U Chit Hla               Ministry of                          U Naing Myint Swe        and Electric Power
    Section (22) of the Union Government Law and Section                                               Transport                        (i) Dr Min New Soe           Ministry of Social
    4 of the Nay Pyi Taw Council Law, the following persons               (h) U Poeyel Yan Aung        Ministry of                                                   Affairs and Culture
    have been appointed as members of Nay Pyi Taw Council.                                             Construction            (6) Rakhine State
          (1) U Than Htay                                                 (i) U Aung Naing Oo          Ministry of                   (a) Col Htein Lin               Ministry of Security
          (2) U Than Aung                                                                              Information and                                               and Border Affairs
          (3) Col Myint Aung Than                                                                      Culture                          (b) U Kyaw Khin              Ministry of
          (4) U Kan Chun                                           (3) Kayin State                                                                                   Agriculture/Forestry
          (5) Dr Paing Soe                                               (a) Col Aung Lwin             Ministry of Security                                          and Irrigation
          (6) U Saw Hla                                                                                and Border Affairs               (c) Dr Aung Kyaw Min         Ministry of Health
          (7) U Myint Swe                                                 (b) U Chit Hlaing            Ministry of                                                   and Education
          (8) U Myint Shwe                                                                             Economic                         (d) U Mya Aung               Ministry of
          (9) U Myo Nyunt                                                 (c) U Saw Khin               Ministry of                                                   Economic
                                           Sd/ Thein Sein                     Maung Myint              Transport                        (e) U Soe Aye                Ministry of
                                             President                    (d) U Min Soe Thein (a)      Ministry of Energy                                            Transport
                          Republic of the Union of Myanmar                    Naing Min Soe Thein                                                    (See page 12)




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        Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                                         Education and                  (e) U Than Aung          Ministry of
                 President Office                                                                Health                                                  Industry/Mines
                                                                     (c) U Nay Shin              Ministry of                     (f) Dr Kyaw Hsan        Ministry of
               Order No. 19/2011                                                                 Transport and                                           Construction and
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                                                                                                 Communications                                          Communications
                (30 March, 2011)                                     (d) U Aung Naing            Ministry of                     (g) U Win Swe           Ministry of
     Appointment of Region/State Ministers                                                       Agriculture/                                            Education and
                         (from page 11)                                                          Forestry                                                Health
           (f) U Tha Lu Che            Ministry of Industry,         (e) U Kyi Min               Ministry of                     (h) U Thein Lwin        Ministry of Social
                                       Labour and Sports                                         Planning/Finance                                        Welfare/Information
           (g) U Kyaw Thein            Ministry of Meat,             (f) U Win Pe                Ministry of                     (i) U Aung Kyaw Kyaw Oo Ministry of Culture
                                       Fish, Mines and                                           Construction                 (13) Yangon Region
                                       Energy                        (g) U Myint Naing           Ministry of                     (a) Col Tin Win         Ministry of Security
           (h) U Aung Than Tin         Ministry of Culture                                       Economics                                               and Border Affairs
                                       and Social Welfare            (h) U Thein Tun             Ministry of                     (b) U Hla Myint         Ministry of
                                       and Relief                                                Industry and Mines                                      Development
           (i) U Hla Han               Ministry of                   (i) U Win Myint Maung       Ministry of                                             Affairs
                                       Religious Affairs                                         Electric Power                  (c) U Nyan Tun Oo       Ministry of
                                       and Immigration             (10) Mandalay Region                                                                  Education, Health,
        (7) Shan State                                                (a) Col Aung Kyaw Moe      Ministry of Security                                    Foreign Affairs and
           (a) Col Aung Thu            Ministry of                                               and Border Affairs                                      Immigration
                                       Security and                  (b) U Aung Zan              Ministry of                     (d) U Soe Min           Ministry of
                                       Border Affairs                                            Economics                                               Agriculture/
           (b) U Khun Thein Maung      Ministry                      (c) U Myint Than            Ministry of                                             Economics/
                                       of Planning/Finance                                       Agriculture and                                         Commerce and
           (c) U Thaung Shwe           Ministry of                                               Forestry                                                Labour
                                       Economics                     (d) Dr Win Hlaing           Ministry of                     (e) U Kyaw Soe          Ministry of Electric
           (d) Dr Myo Tun              Ministry of                                               Education and                                           Power, Energy,
                                       Education and                                             Health                                                  Industry and
                                       Health                        (e) U Phone Zaw Han         Mayor, Ministry of                                      Construction
           (e) U Tu Maung              Ministryof                                                Development Affairs             (f) U Than Myint        Ministry of
                                       Transport and                 (f) U Kyaw Hsan             Ministry of                                             Finance/Forestry
                                       Communications                                            Transport/                                              and Meat and Fish
           (f) U Sai Aik Paung         Ministry of                                               Communications                  (g) U Aung Khin         Ministry of
                                       Industry and Mines            (g) U Than Soe Myint        Ministry of Social                                      Transport and
           (g) U Sai Hsa Lu            Ministry of                                               Affairs                                                 Communications,
                                       Agriculture and               (h) Dr Myint Kyu            Ministry of Industry                                    Posts and Telegraphs
                                       Forestry                      (i) U Aung Maung            Ministry of Labour              (h) Daw San San Nwe     Ministry of Culture
           (h) U Sai Naw Kham (a)      Ministry of                 (11) Bago Region                                                                      and Religious
               U Tin Tun Aung          Construction                  (a) Col Thet Tun            Ministry of Security                                    Affairs
           (i) U Sai Tun Yin           Ministry of                                               and Border Affairs              (i) Dr Myint Thein      Ministry of Social
                                       Electric Power                (b) U Ye Myint Tun          Ministry of                                             Welfare and Hotels
        (8) Sagaing Region                                                                       Management                                              and Tourism
           (a) Col Kyi Naing           Ministry of                   (c) U Myint Lwin Oo         Ministry of Finance          (14) Ayeyawady Region
                                       Security and                                              and Planning                    (a) Col Maung Maung Win Ministry of Security
                                       Border Affairs                (d) Dr Kyaw Oo              Ministry of Social                                      and Border Affairs
           (b) U Sein Win              Ministry of                                               Welfare                         (b) U Tin Soe           Ministry of
                                       Agriculture                   (e) U Kyaw Myint            Ministry of                                             Planning/
           (c) U Saw Myint Oo          Ministry of                                               Economics                                                Economics
                                       Forestry                      (f) U Tun Wai               Ministry of Transport,          (c) U Win Ko Ko         Ministry of Finance
           (d) U Sein Maung            Ministry of Trade                                         Communications and                                      and Revenue
                                       and Cooperatives                                          Construction                    (d) U Hla Khaing        Ministry of
           (e) U Than Htaik            Ministry of                   (g) U Baby Ohn              Ministry of Industry                                    Economics/
                                       Energy, Mines and             (h) U Kyaw Htay             Ministry of Energy/                                     Commerce
                                       Industry                                                  Electric Power/                 (e) U San Maung         Ministry of Electric
           (f) U Tin Ngwe              Ministry of                                               Mines/Forestry                                          Power
                                       Communications                (i) U Tin Soe               Ministry of                     (f) U Soe Myint         Ministry of Social
                                       and Construction                                          Agriculture and                                         Welfare
           (g) Dr Myint Thein          Ministry of Health                                        Livestock Breeding              (g) U Than Tun          Ministry of
           (h) U Tin Win               Ministry of                 (12) Taninthayi Region                                                                Transport
                                       Education                      (a) Col Zaw Lwin           Ministry of Security            (h) U Saw Mya Thein     Ministry of
           (i) U Kyaw Win              Ministry of Social                                        and Border Affairs                                      Construction
                                       Welfare                       (b) U Myat Ko               Ministry of                     (i) U Kyaw Win Naing    Ministry of
        (9) Magway Region                                                                        Economics                                               Information and
           (a) Col Arnt Zaw            Ministry of                   (c) Dr Win Aung             Ministry of                                             Culture
                                       Security and                                              Agriculture/Forestry                                  Sd/ Thein Sein
                                       Border Affairs                (d) Dr Win Aung             Ministry of Meat,                                       President
           (b) U Aung Kyaw Min         Ministry of                                               Fish/Energy                                Republic of the Union of Myanmar

        Republic of the Union of Myanmar                       Section 19 (e) of the Union Government Law and Section       (7) U Maung Maung                 Shan State
                                                               22 of the Union Advocate-General Law, the following          (8) U Maung Maung Lin             Sagaing Region
                 President Office                                                                                           (9) U Maung Maung Phyu Tint       Magway Region
                                                               persons approved by respective Region or State Chief
              (Order No. 20/2011)                              Ministers with the approval of respective Hluttaws were      (10) U Ye Aung Myint              Mandalay Region
                                                               appointed as Advocates-General in Regions or States          (11) U Myint Aung                 Bago Region
          11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                                                                                   (12) U Soe Myint                  Taninthayi Region
                                                               shown against them:-
                  (30 March, 2011)                                (1) Daw Mary Minan                Kachin State            (13) U Kyaw Moe Naing             Yangon Region
                                                                 (2) U Htay Aung                    Kayah State             (14) U Chit Ko Ko                 Ayeyawady
          Appointment of Region or State                         (3) U Thein Lwin                   Kayin State                                               Region
               Advocates-General                                 (4) U Kapti Al                     Chin State                                    Sd/ Thein Sein
            In accord with Section 266 (b) of the                (5) U Win Kyi                      Mon State                                        President
                                                                 (6) U Hla Thein                    Rakhine State                       Republic of the Union of Myanmar
    Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar,




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        Republic of the Union of Myanmar                              Republic of the Union of Myanmar                             Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                 President Office                                              President Office                                             President Office
                                                                            (Order No. 23/2011)
              (Order No. 21/2011)                                       11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                                  (Order No. 24/2011)
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                    (30 March, 2011)
                                                                      Appointment of Region or State
                                                                     Ministers for National Races Affairs                                    (30 March, 2011)
            Appointment of Region or State                                 In accord with Section 262 (e) and (f) of the
                                                                                                                                 Appointment of Judges of High Courts
                  Auditors-General                                Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar,
                                                                  Section 19 (c) of the Union Government Law and Section10               of Regions or States
             In accord with Section 271 (b) of the Constitution   (b) (ii) of the Region or State Government Law, the
                                                                                                                                        In accord with Section 308 (b) (iv) of the
    of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, Section 19 (f)       following persons submitted by respective Region or
                                                                  State Chief Ministers have been appointed as Regions or      Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar,
    of the Union Government Law and Section 21 of the                                                                          Section 19 (d) of the Union Government Law and Section
                                                                  States Ministers for National Races Affairs:-
    Union Auditor-General Law, the following persons              (1) Kachin State                                             45 of the Union Judiciary Law, the following persons
    approved by respective Region or State Chief Ministers             (a) U Khin Maung Swe           Ministry of Bamar        approved by respective Region or State Hluttaws have
    with the approval of respective Hluttaws have been                                                National Race Affairs    been appointed as Judges of High Courts of Regions or
    appointed as Auditors-General in Regions or States shown           (b) Daw Khin Pyon Yi           Ministry of Shan         States:-
                                                                                                      National Race Affairs
    against them:-
                                                                       (c) U Gwam Rein Dee            Ministry of Rawan
                                                                                                                               (1) Kachin State
      (1)     U Nyo Hmaing             Kachin State                                                   National Race Affairs
                                                                       (d) U Ah Si                    Ministry of Lisu             (a) U Zaw Win
      (2)     Daw Kyi Kyi              Kayah State                                                    National Race Affairs        (b) Daw Pyone Pyone Aye
      (3)     Daw Khin Maw             Kayin State                (2) Kayah State                                              (2) Kayah State
      (4)     U Kyaw Zan               Chin State                      (a) U Sein Oo                  Ministry of Bamar            (a) U Kyaw Lin Maung
      (5)     Daw Khin Khin Myo        Mon State                                                      National Race Affairs
                                                                                                                                   (b) Daw Than Than Aye
                                                                  (3) Kayin State
      (6)     U Tun San Aung           Rakhine State                                                                           (3) Kayin State
                                                                       (a) U Khin Kyu                 Ministry of Bamar
      (7)     U Thein Myint            Shan State                                                     National Race Affairs        (a) U Thein Ko Ko
      (8)     Daw Khin Myint Aye       Sagaing Region                  (b) U Khun Than Myint          Ministry of Pa-O             (b) Daw Khin Swe Tun
      (9)     U Hla Than               Magway Region                                                  National Race Affairs
                                                                                                                               (4) Chin State
      (10)    U Kyaw Win               Mandalay Region                 (c) U Nai Chit Oo              Ministry of Mon
                                                                                                      National Race Affairs        (a) U Hla Tin
      (11)    U Aye Win                Bago Region                                                                                 (b) U Myint Thein Tun
                                                                  (4) Mon State
      (12)    U Thein Han              Taninthayi Region               (a) U Thet Win                 Ministry of Bamar        (5) Mon State
      (13)    U Myint Aung             Yangon Region                                                  National Race Affairs        (a) U Thein Myint
      (14)    U Thein Tun              Ayeyawady Region                (b) U Khun Pe Mya              Ministry of Pa-O             (d) U Nyi Nyi Soe
                                Sd/ Thein Sein                                                        National Race Affairs
                                                                       (c) U Saw Aung Kyaw Thein Ministry of Kayin             (6) Rakhine State
                                    President                                                         National Race Affairs        (a) U Thein Aung
                       Republic of the Union of Myanmar           (5) Rakhine State                                                (b) Daw Si Si
                                                                       (a) U Ko Ko Naing              Ministry of Chin         (7) Shan State
                                                                                                      National Race Affairs        (a) Daw Khin May Tint
        Republic of the Union of Myanmar                          (6) Shan State
                 President Office                                                                                                  (b) U Khin Maung Htay
                                                                       (a) U Naing Win                Ministry of Bamar
              (Order No. 22/2011)                                                                     National Race Affairs    (8) Sagaing Region
                                                                       (b) U Duwa Zot Daung           Ministry of Kachin           (a) U Myo Maung
            11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME
                                                                                                      (Jiang phaw) National        (b) U Win Myint
                    (30 March, 2011)                                                                  Race Affairs
                                                                       (c) U Whan Hsan (a)            Ministry of Lisu         (9) Magway Region
    Appointment of Chairpersons of Leading                                                                                         (a) U Myint Thein
                                                                            Raw Wi                    National Race Affairs
     Bodies of Self-Administered Zone or                               (d) U Shar Hmwe Lashan         Ministry of Lahu             (b) Daw Nu Yin
                    Division                                                                          National Race Affairs    (10) Mandalay Region
                                                                       (e) U Win Myint                Ministry of Inn
              In accord with Section 276 (e) and (f) of the                                                                         (a) Daw Tin Nwe Win
                                                                                                      National Race Affairs
    Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar,                                                                           (b) Daw Khin Thin Wai
                                                                       (f) U Peter Thaung Sein        Ministry of Kaw (Akha)
    Section 19 (g) of the Union Government Law and Section                                            National Race Affairs         (c) Daw Kyin Thaung (a) Daw Lay Lay Mon
    9 (b) of the Leading Body of Self-Administered Zone or             (g) U Lawrence                 Ministry of Kayan             (d) U Kyi Thein (a) U Kyi Thein Aung
    Division Law, the following persons submitted by                                                  (Padaung) National            (e) Daw Hla Hla Yi
                                                                                                      Race Affairs                  (f) U Thaung Nyunt
    respective Region or State Chief Ministers have been
                                                                  (7) Magway Region
    appointed as Chairperson of Leading Body in Self-                                                                          (11) Bago Region
                                                                       (a) U Salai Hla Tun            Ministry of Chin
    Administered Zone or Division shown against them:-                                                National Race Affairs         (a) U Kyi Thein
                                                                  (8) Mandalay Region                                               (b) U Tin Hong (a) U Yu Kyone
      (1)    U Rhu San Kyu               Naga                          (a) U Sai Maung Hla            Ministry of Shan         (12) Taninthayi Region
                                         Self-Administered                                            National Race Affairs         (a) U Tin Aung
                                         Zone                     (9) Bago Region                                                   (b) Daw Nyunt Nyunt Swe
      (2)    U Htoo Ko Ko                Danu Self-                    (a) U Saw Jubilee San Hla      Ministry of Kayin
                                                                                                      National Race Affairs    (13) Yangon Region
                                         Administered Zone
                                                                  (10) Taninthayi Region                                            (a) U Myo Myint
      (3)    U San Lwin                  Pa-O Self-
                                                                       (a) U Saw Harvey               Ministry of Kayin             (b) U Hla Aye
                                         Administered Zone                                            National Race Affairs         (c) Daw Sandar Thwe
      (4)    U Maung Kyaw (a)            Palaung Self-            (11) Yangon Region                                                (d) Daw Soe Soe Aung
             U Tun Kyaw                  Administered Zone             (a) U Saw Tun Aung Myint Ministry of Kayin
                                                                                                                                    (e) Daw Aye Than
      (5)    U Pe Sauk Chein (a)         Kokang Self-                                                 National Race Affairs
                                                                                                                                    (f) Daw Thin Thin Nwe
             U Be Saw Chain              Administered Zone             (b) U Zaw Aye Maung            Ministry of Rakhine
                                                                                                      National Race Affairs    (14) Ayeyawady Region
      (6)    U Khun Tun Htoo (a)         Wa Self-
                                                                  (12) Ayeyawady Region                                             (a) Daw Thein Thein Nyunt
             U Tun Lu                    Administered                  (a) U Mahn Than Shwe           Ministry of Kayin             (b) U Kyaw Min
                                          Division                                                    National Race Affairs         (c) U Than Tun
                                                                       (b) U Ba Kyu                   Ministry ofRakhine
                                                                                                                                    (d) U Myo Nyunt
                                   Sd/ Thein Sein                                                     National Race Affairs
                                                                                                                                                            Sd/ Thein Sein
                                    President                                           Sd/ Thein Sein
                                                                                         President                                                             President
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            Notification No. 1/2011                                                                       Notification No. 2/2011
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         Formation of Union Government                                                               Formation of Financial Commission
             In accord with Section 200 of the Constitution                In accord with Sub-Section (a) of Section 229 of the Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar
    of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and Sub-              and Sub-Sections (a) and (b) of Section 11 of the Union Government Law the Financial Commission was formed with
    Sections (a) and (b) of Section 6 of the Union Government     the following persons.
    Law the Union Government was formed with the following        (1) U Thein Sein                               President                                 Chairman
    persons.                                                      (2) Thiha Thura U Tin Aung Myint Oo           Vice-President                        Vice-Chairman
    (1) U Thein Sein              President
                                                                  (3) Dr Sai Mauk Kham (a) Maung Ohn            Vice-President                        Vice-Chairman
    (2) Thiha Thura               Vice-President
        U Tin Aung Myint Oo                                       (4) Dr Tun Shin                               Union Attorney-General                       member
    (3) Dr Sai Mauk Kham (a) Vice-President                       (5) U Lun Maung                               Union Auditor-General                       member
        Maung Ohn                                                 (6) U La John Ngan Hsaing                      Chief Minister of Kachin State             member
    (4) Maj-Gen Hla Min           Minister, Ministry of           (7) U Khin Maung Oo (a) U Bu Yei              ChiefMinister of Kayah State                member
                                  Defence                         (8) Brig-Gen Zaw Min                          Chief Minister of Kayin State               member
    (5) Lt-Gen Ko Ko              Minister, Ministry of Home      (9) U Hong Ngai                               Chief Minister of Chin State                member
                                  Affairs                         (10) U Ohn Myint                              Chief Minister of Mon State                 member
    (6) Maj-Gen Thein Htay Minister, Ministry of Border           (11) U Hla Maung Tin                          Chief Minister of Rakhine State             member
                                  Affairs and Ministry of         (12) U Aung Myat (a) Sao Aung Myat            Chief Minister of Shan State                member
                                  Myanma Industrial               (13) U Tha Aye                                Chief Minister of Sagaing Region            member
                                  Development                     (14) U Phone Maw Shwe                         Chief Minister of Magway Region             member
    (7) U Wunna Maung Lwin Minister, Ministry of                  (15) U Ye Myint                               Chief Minister of Mandalay Region           member
                                  Foreign Affairs                 (16) U Nyan Win                               Chief Minister of Bago Region               member
    (8) U Kyaw Hsan               Minister, Ministry of           (17) U Khin Zaw                                Chief Minister of Taninthayi Region        member
                                  Information and Ministry of     (18) U Myint Swe                              Chief Minister of Yangon Region             member
                                  Culture                         (19) U Thein Aung                             Chief Minister of Ayeyawady Region          member
    (9) U Myint Hlaing            Minister, Ministry of           (20) U Thein Nyunt                             Chairman, Nay Pyi Taw Council              member
                                  Agriculture and Irrigation      (21) U Hla Tun                                 Minister, Ministry of Finance & Revenue Secretary
    (10) U Win Tun                Minister, Ministry of                                                                                               Sd/ Thein Sein
                                  Forestry                                                                                                               President
    (11) U Hla Tun                Minister, Ministry of                                                                                       Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                                  Finance and Revenue
    (12) U Khin Maung Myint Minister, Ministry of
                                  Construction                        Republic of the Union of Myanmar                              Republic of the Union of Myanmar
    (13) U Tin Naing Thein        Minister, Ministry of                        President Office                                             President Office
                                  National Planning and
                                  Economic Development and                Notification No. 3/2011                                       Notification No. 5/2011
                                  Ministry of Livestock and             11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                               11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME
                                  Fisheries                                    (30 March, 2011)
    (14) U Win Myint              Minister, Ministry of                                                                                      (30 March, 2011)
                                                                     Formation of Union Supreme Court
                                  Commerce                                 In accord with Section 294 of the Constitution of            Formation of Union Election
    (15) U Thein Tun              Minister, Ministry of
                                  Communications, Posts and       the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, Sub-Section (c) of                     Commission
                                  Telegraphs                      Section 9 of the Union Government Law and Section 7 of                 In accord with Sub-Section (a) of Section 398 of
    (16) U Aung Kyi               Minister, Ministry of Labour    the Union Judiciary Law the Union Supreme Court was           the Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                                  and Ministry of Social Wel-     formed with the following persons.                            Sub-Section (e) of Section 9 of the Union Government
                                  fare, Relief and Resettlement   (1) U Tun Tun Oo            Union Chief Justice               Law the Union Election Commission was formed with the
    (17) U Thein Htaik            Minister, Ministry of Mines     (2) U Tha Htay              Union Supreme Court Judge         following persons.
    (18) U Ohn Myint              Minister, Ministry of           (3) U Soe Nyunt             Union Supreme Court Judge         (1) U Tin Aye
                                  Cooperatives                                                                                                                                 Chairman
                                                                  (4) U Mya Thein             Union Supreme Court Judge         (2) U Myint Naing                              member
    (19) U Nyan Tun Aung          Minister, Ministry of
                                  Transport                       (5) U Myint Aung            Union Supreme Court Judge         (3) U Aung Myint                               member
    (20) U Tint Hsan              Minister, Ministry of Hotels    (6) U Aung Zaw Thein        Union Supreme Court Judge         (4) U Tha Oo                                   member
                                  and Tourism and Ministry        (7) U Myint Han             Union Supreme Court Judge         (5) Dr Daw Myint Kyi                           member
                                  of Sports                                                            Sd/Thein Sein            (6) U Win Kyi                                  member
    (21) U Kyaw Swa Khaing Minister, Ministry of                                                        President               (7) U Nyunt Tin                                member
                                  Industry-1                                           Republic of the Union of Myanmar         (8) U Win Ko                                   Secretary
    (22) U Soe Thein              Minister, Ministry of                                                                                                        Sd/Thein Sein
                                  Industry-2
    (23) U Aung Min               Minister, Ministry of Rail          Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                                          President
                                  Transportation                              President Office                                                     Republic of the Union of Myanmar
    (24) U Than Htay              Minister, Ministry of Energy            Notification No. 4/2011
    (25) U Zaw Min                Minister, Ministry of
                                                                        11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME                             Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                                  Electric Power No. 1
    (26) U Khin Maung Soe         Minister, Ministry of                        (30 March, 2011)                                             President Office
                                  Electric Power No. 2            Formation of Constitutional Tribunal of                               Notification No. 6/2011
    (27) Dr Mya Aye               Minister, Ministry of                         the Union                                             11th Waning of Tabaung, 1372 ME
                                  Education                                In accord with Section 320 of the Constitution of
    (28) Dr Pe Thet Khin          Minister, Ministry of Health    the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, Sub-Section (d)
                                                                                                                                             (30 March, 2011)
    (29) Thura U Myint Maung Minister, Ministry of                of Section 9 of the Union Government Law and Section 3            Formation of Union Civil Services Board
                                  Religious Affairs                                                                                      In accord with Sub-Section (a) of Section 246 of
                                                                  of the Constitutional Tribunal of the Union Law the
    (30) U Aye Myint              Minister, Ministry of Scien-
                                  ce and Technology               Constitutional Tribunal of the Union was formed with the      the Constitution of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar,
    (31) U Khin Yi                Minister, Ministry of           following persons.                                            Sub-Section (f) of Section 9 of the Union Government
                                  Immigration and Population      (1) U Thein Soe                     Chairman                  Law and Section 4 of the Union Civil Services Board the
    (32) U Thein Nyunt            Minister, Ministry of           (2) Dr Tin Aung Aye                 member                    Union Civil Services Board was formed with the following
                                  President Office                (3) Daw Khin Hla Myint              member                    persons.
    (33) U Soe Maung              Minister, Ministry of           (4) U Tun Kyi                       member                    (1) U Kyaw Thu                         Chairman
                                  President Office                (5) U Soe Thein                     member                    (2) U Khin Maung Aye                   member
    (34) Dr Tun Shin              Union Attorney-General,
                                                                  (6) U Khin Tun                      member                    (3) Dr Win Myint                       member
                                  Union Attorney-General
                                  Office                          (7) U Hsan Myint                    member                    (4) Dr Myint Aung                      member
    (35) Director-General         Secretary Government            (8) U Myint Kyaing                  member                    (5) Dr Kyaw Kyaw Htay                  member
                                  Office                          (9) Daw Mi Mi Yi                    member                    (6) U Soe Oo                           member
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        Republic of the Union of Myanmar                              Republic of the Union of Myanmar                                          MYANMAR INTERNATIONAL
                President Office                                              President Office                                                   Programme Schedule
            Notification No. 7/2011                                       Notification No. 8/2011                                               (31-3-2011) (Thursday)
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                 (30 March, 2011)                                              (30 March, 2011)
                                                                  1.        Section 288 of the Constitution of the Republic          Transmissions                Times
        Formation of Nay Pyi Taw Council                          of the Union of Myanmar states “Administration of                  Local                - (09:00am ~ 11:00am)MST
    1.        In accordwith Paragraph-1 of Sub-Section (b) of     district and township level shall be assigned to the Civil         Oversea Transmission - (31-3-11 09:30 am ~
    Section 285 of the Constitution of the Republic of the        Services personnel;” and Section 289 states                                                1-4-11 09:30 am) MST
    Union of Myanmar, Section 21 of the Union Government          “Administration of ward or village-tract shall be assigned
    Law and Sub-Section (a) of Section 3 of the Nay Pyi Taw       in accord with the law to a person whose integrity is           Local Transmission
    Council law, the Nay Pyi Taw Council was formed with the      respected by the community.”
    following persons.                                                                                                            * Opening
                                                                  2.        According to Notification No. 8/2011 of the
        (a) U Thein Nyunt                Chairman                 State Peace and Development Council on 30 March                 * News
        (b) U Than Htay                  member                   2011, duties and functions of District Peace and Devel-         * A Memorable Visit to Alaungdaw Kathapa
                                                                  opment Council have been handed over to the Deputy                National Park
        (c) U Than Aung                  member
                                                                  Commissioner of District General Administration                 * News
        (d) Col Myint Aung Than          member                   Department, duties and functions of Township Peace and          * Impressionist Myanmar Master Artist
        (e) U Kan Chun                   member                   Development Council to the Administrator of Township
                                                                                                                                    U Lun Gywe
        (f) Dr Paing Soe                 member                   General Administration Department, and duties and
                                                                  functions of Ward or Village-tract Peace and Development        * News
        (g) U Saw Hla                    member                                                                                   * Youth of the Future (Swimming)
                                                                  Council to heads of Ward or Village-tract.
        (h) U Myint Swe                  member                   3.        Hence, duty was assigned to deputy commission         * News
        (i) U Myint Shwe                 member                   of District General Administration Department to dis-           * Myanmar Movie Impact ‘‘Maung’’
        (j) U Myo Nyunt                  member                   charge duties of district administration, administrator of      Oversea Transmission
    2.        The Head of Nay Pyi Taw General Administration      Township General Administration Department to dis-
                                                                                                                                  * Opening
    Department is the Secretary of Nay Pyi Taw Council under      charge duty of township administration and heads of
                                                                  ward or village-tract to discharge duty of ward or village      * News
    Sub-Section (c) of Section 3 of Nay Pyi Taw Council Law.
                                                                  administration.                                                 * A Memorable Visit to Alaungdaw Kathapa
                                          Sd/Thein Sein                                                                             National Park
                                                                                                            Sd/Thein Sein
                                            President
                                                                                                             President            * News
                         Republic of the Union of Myanmar
                                                                                        Republic of the Union of Myanmar          * Impressionist Myanmar Master Artist
                                                                                                                                    U Lun Gywe
                                                                 significant day temperatures were Loikaw (23°C),Lashio           * News
     Weather Map of Myanmar and Neighbouring Areas
                                                                 (17°C) and Kengtung (15°C). The noteworthy amounts of            * Youth of the Future (Swimming)
                                                                 rainfall recorded were Nay Pyi Taw (Yezin) (0.39) inch,          * News
                                                                 Kawthoung (2.59) inches, Gangaw (0.95) inch, Kalewa
                                                                 (0.90) inch, Kyauktaw (0.83) inch, Katha and Putao (0.71)
                                                                                                                                  * Myanmar Movie Impact ‘‘Maung’’
                                                                 inch each, Mawlaik (0.59) inch and Hkamti (0.56) inch.           * Flying Over Manaw Land
                                                                                         Nay Pyi Taw                              * News
                                                                      Maximum temperature on 29-3-2011 was 89°F.                  * Me N My Travel ‘‘Pyin Oo Lwin’’
                                                                 Minimum temperature on 30-3-2011 was 67°F Relative
                                                                 humidity at (09:30) hours MST on 30-3-2011 was (76%).              (Episode-2)
                                                                 Rainfall on 30-3-2011 was (0.39) inch.                           * News
                                                                                      Yangon (Kaba-Aye)                           * Miles of Road...Piles of Hope (Pyin Oo
                                                                      Maximum temperature on 29-3-2011 was 92°F.
                                                                 Minimum temperature on 30-3-2011 was 67°F. Relative
                                                                                                                                    Lwin-Mogok Road)
                                                                 humidity at (09:30) hours MST on 30-3-2011 was (64%).            * News
                                                                 Total sunshine hours         on 29-3-2011 was (9.7) hours        * Those who never give up (Ko Myat Oo)
                                                                 (Approx).                                                        * News
                                                                      Rainfall on 30-3-2011 was (Nil) at Mingaladon, Kaba-
                                                                 Aye and Central Yangon each . Total rainfall since 1-1-2011      * A Green Haven of Yarmanya Land
                                                                 was (5.79) inches at Mingaladon, (6.89) inches at Kaba-          * Myanmar Movie
                                                                 Aye and (7.09) inches at Central Yangon. Maximum wind              “Whom do you love most”
                                                                 speed at Yangon (Kaba-Aye) was (8) mph from South at
                                                                 (18:30) hours MST on 29-3-2011.
                                                                      Bay Inference: According to the observations at              Girl, 13, tells police about her
                                                                 (12:30) hrs MST today, the Low Pressure Area over South
                                                                 Andaman Sea still persist. Weather is partly cloudy to cloudy                dead baby
                                                                 over the Andaman Sea and South Bay and partly cloudy
                                                                 elsewhere Bay of Bengal.                                             PORT H OPE , 30 March —Michigan police
                                                                      Forecast valid until evening of the 31st March 2011:        found the dead newborn son of a 13-year-old
                                                                 Rain or thundershowers will be scattered in Sagaing,             Port Hope girl who told them where to find the
                                                                 Mandalay and Taninthayi Regions, kachin, Shan and Chin           body in the attic of a Huron County home.
                                                                 States and isolated in the remaining Regions and States with
                   WEATHER                                       isolated heavy fall in Taninthayi Region. Degree of certainty
                                                                                                                                      The Detroit Free Press said investigators
                                                                                                                                  suspect the teen gave birth at a friend’s home
                                                                 is (80%).
              Wednesday, 30th March, 2011                             State of the sea: Squalls with moderate to rough seas       about noon Saturday.
         Summary of observations recorded at 09:30 hr.           are likely at times Deltaic, Gulf of Mottama, off and along          The girl went to a hospital after complaining
    M.S.T. During the past 24 hours, rain or thundershowers      Mon-Taninthayi Coast. Surface wind speed in squalls may          about not feeling well. She was transferred to a
                                                                 reach (35-40) mph. Seas will be moderate elsewhere in
    have been widespread in Sagaing Region, Kachin and Chin                                                                       hospital in Saginaw where it was determined
                                                                 Myanmar waters.
    States, fairly widespread in Magway Region, scattered in
    Mandalay Region and Shan State, isolated in Taninthayi and
                                                                      Outlook for subsequent two days: Likelihood of              she had given birth. “We’ve got a lot more
                                                                 continuation of rain or thundershowers in the Upper
    Bago Regions, Rakhine and Kayin States and weather has       Myanmar areas.                                                   follow up to do,” Huron County Sheriff Kelly
    been partly cloudy over the remaining Regions and States.         Forecast for Nay Pyi Taw and neighbouring area              Hanson said. “If the baby was alive when she
    Day temperatures were (3°C) to (4°C) below March average     for 31-3-2011: Likelihood of isolated rain or                    gave birth, we’re looking at a homicide
    temperatures in Magway, Yangon and Ayeyawady Regions,        thundershowers. Degree of certainty is (60%).
                                                                      Forecast for Yangon and neighbouring area for               situation.” Police said the girl might not have
    (5°C) to (6°C) below March average temperature in Bago
    Region, Kachin and Chin States, (7°C) to (8°C) below March
                                                                 31-3-2011: Likelihood of isolated rain or thundershowers.        known she was pregnant and it would have
                                                                 Degree of certainty is (60%).                                    been difficult for others to know she was
    average temperature in Sagaing and Taninthayi Regions,            Forecast for Mandalay and neighbouring area
    Kayin and Mon States, (9°C)to (10°C)below March average      for      31-3-2011: Likelihood of isolated rain or               pregnant because of her weight.
    temperature in the remaining Regions and States. The         thundershowers. Degree of certainty is (60%).                                                             Internet

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             Only with stability and peace will the nation develop
             Only with stability and peace will democratization process be successful

              Anarchy begets anarchy, not democracy
              Riots beget riots, not democracy
              Democracy can be introduced only through constitution

                     People’s Desire                                                               VOA, BBC-sowing hatred
                                                                                                   among the people
              We favour peace and stability
                                                                                                   RFA, DVB-generating public
              We favour development                                                                outrage
              We oppose unrest and violence                                                        Do not allow ourselves to be
              Wipe out those inciting unrest                                                       swayed by killer broadcasts
              and violence                                                                         designed to cause troubles

    First Pyidaungsu Hluttaw regular session concludes successfully
        Elected President, elected Vice-Presidents, Union
         level organization members make affirmation
       President delivers address, his address recorded




                                                   18th day first regular session of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw in progress.—MNA
           NAY PYI TAW, 30 March — The18 day of the
                                              th
                                                              Pyithu Hluttaw Thura U Shwe Mann and                     Lt-Gen Soe Win.
   first regular session of Pyidaungsu Hluttaw took place     representatives of Pyithu Hluttaw and Amyotha Hluttaw.         The session was announced valid as 649 or
   at Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Hall of Hluttaw Building here              It was also attended by Commander-in-Chief         99.54 percent of the 652 Pyidaungsu Hluttaw
   at 11 am today. It was attended by Speaker of              of Defence Services General Min Aung Hlaing and          representatives were present.
   Pyidaungsu Hluttaw U Khin Aung Myint, Speaker of           Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services                               (See page 7)




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