Nay Pyi Taw, 19 Aug—The Ministry of Industry signed an agreement with Germany’s KfW Development Bank in Nay Pyi Taw on Tuesday to upgrade No 1 Industrial Training School in Hsinde and other development projects at the school.

The President and party proceeded to Technical Training School (Magway) and viewed round teaching of the trainees and greeted them. Technical Training School (Magway) was opened in 2011 with technical and material assistance provided by KOICA.

The President also visited No. 13 Heavy Industries in Magway Industrial Region and heard reports on historical background and production capacity of the factory and exportation to the markets presented by Union Minister for Industry U Maung Myint at the hall of the factory today.

The President stressed widely use of road rollers in construction works and small rice mill by the farmers linking the Ministry of Construction and Ministry of Livestock, Fisheries and Rural Development. The factory is manufacturing power tillers, tractors, road rollers, small rice mills and three-wheeled motorcycles.