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Dental Units Donation for Pobba Thiri Dental Hospital in Myanmar

Date Released: Apr 23, 2018


Pobba Thiri Dental Hospital was established in 2016 as a national hospital for the first time in Nay Pyi Taw, the capital of Myanmar which has developed remarkably in recent years.


This hospital is expected to further develop as a base of oral health care in Myanmar.


GC Corporation contributed 3 Dental Units (Sovereign) to the Pobba Thiri Dental Hospital, and a contribution ceremony was held at the site on 19th February 2018.


Myanmar administration official, President Nakao, Mr Watanabe /Chairman of Japan Myanmar association attended this ceremony.

After ribbon cutting opening ceremony, a site inspection and a lunch gathering was held with many hospital staff.


In the afternoon, we visited Dr. Myint Htwe, Union Minister of Myanmar (Ministry of health and Sports).


GC promised to cooperate and support Myanmar government continually, not only materials but also in education and training of dental health care staff for improvement of oral health in Myanmar.


After the discussion, President Nakao received a certificate of appreciation from the minister.


4 GC associates (Mr Saruya President of GC I Communications, Mr. Kurashima, Mr. Mizutani and Mr. Koshiba GC Corporation) worked hard on this activity (communication and negotiation with Myanmar Government, Hospital and Japan Myanmar Association. Installation dental units to Hospital).