Soe Thein

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Soe Thein
စိုးသိန်း
Minister of the President's Office of Myanmar
Incumbent
Assumed office
27 August 2012[1]
Serving with Thein Nyunt, Soe Maung, Aung Min, Hla Tun and Tin Naing Thein
Preceded by Position established
Minister for Industry 2 of Myanmar
In office
June 2008 – 27 August 2012
Pyithu Hluttaw MP
In office
31 January 2011 – 30 March 2011
Preceded by Constituency established
Succeeded by Tin Tin Yi (NLD)
Constituency Kyunsu Township
Majority Ran unopposed
Commander-in-Chief of the Myanmar Navy
In office
? – ?
Personal details
Born (1949-09-07) 7 September 1949 (age 64)
Rangoon, Burma
Nationality Burmese
Political party Union Solidarity and Development Party
Spouse(s) Khin Aye Kyin[2]
Children Yimon Aye
Aye Chan
Thida (Theta) Aye
Military service
Allegiance Myanmar
Service/branch Myanmar Navy
Years of service -2010
Rank Vice-Admiral

Soe Thein (Burmese: စိုးသိန်း; born 7 September 1949 in Rangoon, Burma[2]) is the incumbent Minister of the President's Office of Myanmar (Burma) and a former Minister for Industry-2 of Myanmar (Burma).[3] He previously served as the Commander in Chief of the Myanmar Navy and is a retired Vice Admiral.[3][4] After Ministry 1 and 2 have been combined, he was served as Minister for Industry. He also served as the Chairman of Myanmar Investment Commission from 2010-2013.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.ministryofinformation.gov.mm/index.php/announcement/751-2012-08-27-12-51-01.html
  2. ^ a b "COUNCIL DECISION 2012/98/CFSP". Official Journal of the European Union. 18 February 2012. 
  3. ^ a b Kudo, Toshihiro (26 July 2011). New Government in Myanmar: Profiles of Ministers. Institute of Developing Economies - Japan External Trade Organization. 
  4. ^ Kyaw, Aye Thida (26 February 2012). Singapore hints at increased role. Myanmar Times.