The Japanese Embassy, Yangon is now ready to accept entries for the 6thJapanese Literature Translation Contest 2011. This contest was established in 2006 by the Embassy of Japan in cooperation with the Myanmar Association for Japan Alumni (MAJA), and has been supported by the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Yangon (JCCY). The intention of the contest is to measure participants’ ability to translate Japanese into Myanmar. The contest will be held for three categories, as similar to the contest held last year.
Application Forms Yangon -the Embassy of Japanavailable at :Mandalay -HITO Centre
Date and Time for:February28 toMarch 11,2011
submission of Application9:00 – 12:30 and 13:00 – 17:15
( Weekdays only )
Eligible Contestant:only Myanmar Nationals
Date of Contest:March 20, 2010, Sunday
Time of Contest: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Venue of Contest: Yangon – UMFCCI Office Tower, Min Ye Kyaw Swar Rd, Lanmadaw Township
Mandalay – HITO Centre, Mandalay YMCA
Subject for Translation : to be announced on the day of the contest
Application forms are to be submitted to the Information & Culture Section of the Embassy of Japan at 100, Natmauk Road, Bahan Township in Yangon or to HITO Centre, Corner of 80th & 12th Street, in Mandalay.
Those people interestedare cordially requested to submit their application forms in time as the number of participantsmight be limited.
Please contact U Ye Lwin ( Ph. 549644 - 8 ) from 8:30 to 12:30 in the morning and from 13:30 – 17:15 in the afternoon during weekdays for further information.
Information and Culture Section
Embassy of Japan, Yangon