China donates lighting equipment for Myanmar's Shwezigon Pagoda

YANGON (Xinhua): The Chinese Consulate General in Myanmar's Mandalay has donated lighting equipment for Shwezigon Pagoda (pic), a famous Buddhist stupa.

A handover ceremony was held at the Shwezigon Pagoda in Mandalay's Nyaung-U township in central Myanmar on Monday (Nov 28).

The donation included LED boards and LED light slides for displaying Myanmar's artworks and picturesque scenes of Bagan, an ancient city and a Unesco World Heritage Site in Mandalay.

Speaking at the ceremony, Myanmar's Union Minister for Religious Affairs and Culture U Ko Ko expressed thanks to China for the donation.

Chinese Consul General Chen Chen also attended the ceremony.

Article type: free
User access status:
Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Myanmar , China , Shwezigon Pagoda


Next In Aseanplus News

Porsche blunder puts US$148,000 sportscar on sale for just US$18,000
International trade rises as commerce ministry lays out 2023 plans
Let the court decide Zahid's fate, says Anwar
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 receives support for ECG and BP monitoring in Malaysia
Travel discounts and special rates up for grabs at Sabah MATTA Fair this May
Esscom spearheads week-long anti-crime operation in Sandakan
Asia's factory activity contracts despite China's COVID reopening
Some users in SG confused as SMSes from legitimate firms get flagged as ‘likely scam’
Turn of events in High Court over 'Musang King' case
Hunger, food security, and land use: Inquirer contributor

Others Also Read