H.E. U Ohn Maung, Union Minister of Ministry of Hotel and Tourism, visiting Japan for attending JATA Tourism EXPO Japan 2016 and had paid a courtesy call to H.E. Mr. Ichiro AISAWA, Chairman of Japan Myanmar Parliamentary Friendship Association and Japan Parliamentarian Sakura Promotion Association.
During the meeting, H.E. Mr. Ichiro AISAWA, proposed Sakura Planting Project in Myanmar for promotion and propagation of Myanmar tourism industry and Union Minister had exchanged views on holding this auspicious event in Myanmar in collaboration with Japan Myanmar Parliamentary Friendship Association. H.E. U Thurein Thant Zin, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Myanmar and H.E. Mr. Hiromichi WATANABE, secretary of Japan Myanmar Parliamentary Association, supported the idea of Sakura Festival Myanmar.