United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon arrived Yangon on July 3, beginning his two-day official visit to Myanmar.
The UN Chief is scheduled to meet Chairman of the State Peace and
Development Council of Myanmar Senior-General Than Shwe in the new
capital of Nay Pyi Taw.
Earlier, Secretary-General Ban visited Singapore on July 2 and met Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.
They reaffirmed the long-standing ties and strong cooperation between
Singapore and the United Nations and exchanged views on various
challenges facing the international community, including the economic