Please refer to the video showing the President of Myanmar opening the Book Fair:
Report from the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Myanmar:
“The Glad Tiding Literature” run by the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat, Myanmar had successfully put up a 3 days book stall at the Nobel Myanmar Literary Festival 2017 took place from January 22 to 24 at the National Theater of Yangon.
“The Glad Tiding Literature” have participated in almost every book fair happen in Yangon, since 1995.
This year Nobel Myanmar Literary Festival was inaugurated by the President of the Union of Myanmar, HE U Htin Kyaw. It was also attended by Speaker of Amyotha Hluttaw Mahn Win Khaing Than, Chairman of the Constitutional Tribunal U Myo Nyunt, Union Minister Dr Myo Thein Gyi, Chief Minister of Yangon Region U Phyo Min Thein, regional ministers, departmental heads and writers.
A part of President’s inaugural speech was cited in the press release of the Myanmar President Office which is as follows:
“ As everyone knows, individual freedom which does not harm others, and freedom of all citizens together with freedom of the press are being enjoyed in Myanmar today. ”
It had been a great privilege that “The Glad Tiding Literature” was able to present the Holy Quran in Myanmar translation and the other Islamic books to the President HE U Htin Kyaw, the chief minister of Yangon region U Phyo Min Thein, the venerable Buddhist monks and the country’s famous writers.
(Video is the courtesy of Ko Phyo Wai Thein, M3 Media)
For photos of the occasion please refer to: