Thein Nyunt

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Thein Nyunt
သိန်းညွန့်
Minister of the President’s Office of Burma
In office
30 March 2011 – 30 March 2016
Serving with Soe Maung, Soe Thein, Aung Min, Hla Tun and Tin Naing Thein
Preceded by Office established
Succeeded by Aung San Suu Kyi
Chairman of Naypyidaw Council
In office
30 March 2011 – 30 March 2016
Preceded by office established
Succeeded by Myo Aung
Mayor of Naypyidaw
In office
1 March 2006 – 30 March 2011
Preceded by office established
Succeeded by Myo Aung
Minister of Progress of Border Areas, National Races and Development Affairs
In office
15 November 1997 – 30 March 2011
Personal details
Born (1948-10-08) 8 October 1948 (age 68)
Maubin, Burma
Nationality Burmese
Political party Union Solidarity and Development Party
Spouse(s) Kyin Khaing
Military service
Allegiance Burma
Service/branch Burmese Army
Rank Colonel

Thein Nyunt (Burmese: သိန်းညွန့်) is a currently one of six ministers of the President's Office, in the Cabinet of Burma (Myanmar), as well as the Mayor and the Chairman of the Naypyidaw Council, which governs the national capital. He served for State Peace and Development Council as the Minister of Progress of Border Areas, National Races and Development Affairs.[1] Thein Nyunt was appointed interim mayor of Naypyidaw, the national capital of Myanmar on 1 March 2006 and subsequently became the Chairman of the Naypyidaw Council. He is a retired army colonel.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Government". website. Embassy of the Union of Myanmar, Brussels. Retrieved 2010-12-11.