Press Release 2017


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2017 Agenda


The working group



U Tint Swe

Director General, Myanmar Radio and Television

U Tint Swe is the Director General of Myanmar Radio and Television (MRTV) of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar. MRTV is the only mainstream broadcast media of Myanmar with long history of over 67-year-old and is now on its way to transform from the State media to a Public Service one. U Tint Swe is also a writer and he has a good background of print media for many years. He served as a columnist, editor and chief editor of Military Science journal for 6 years and he wrote more than 300 articles. In 2005, he served as the Director and, then, Deputy Director General of Printing and Publishing Enterprise of the Ministry of Information and was promoted to Director General in 2012. He is one of the key persons of Ministry of Information who have participated in media reform process since 2008 and he led in drafting Public Service Media Law. Now as Director General of MRTV; he is taking part in changing state owned MRTV to Public Service Broadcasting Station.