12th AMMSTI: Aiming for the Development of ASEAN Community

22 June 2023
2023-06-22 20:36

Union Minister for the Ministry of Science and Technology Dr. Myo Thein Kyaw attended the Opening ceremonies of 12th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Science, Technology and Innovation (AMMSTI) and Digital Future Conference at the Empire Hotel and Country Club in Bandar Seri Begawan of Brunei Darussalam on Thursday.

At the ceremony, the Chief Executive Officer of Authority for Info-communications Technology Industry(AITI) delivered a welcoming speech. Then, the Union Minister for Transport and Infocommunications of Brunei Darussalam, Alternate Chairman of 12th AMMSTI gave an opening remark.

It was followed by the formal opening of the 12th AMMSTI and the Digital Future Conference. Then, Deputy Secretary-General of the ASEAN Sacretariat Satvinder Singh delivered a keynote address titled “The Role of Innovation in Overcoming Challenges and Securing Opportunities in ASEAN”.

Then, the ASEAN ministers and invited guests viewed around the displays of booths on science, technology and innovation.

In the afternoon, the Union Minister attended the 12th AMMSTI and discussed Myanmar’s policy, current work implementation processes and matters on technological cooperation in future with ASEAN regions on the title of “ASEAN Strategy for Carbon Neutrality and Sustainable Growth enabled by Science, Technology and Innovation (STI)”.

The meeting approved the meeting minutes of 83rdASEAN Science, Technology and Innovation Committee and discussed to make cooperation in technology, research and innovation for the development of ASEAN community.

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