Deputy Minister of Planning and Finance meets with EuroCham Energy Advocacy Group

EuroCham Energy Advocacy Group met with the Deputy Minister of Planning and Finace H.E. U Set Aung. The meeting was also attended by Deputy Director General of the Treasury Department Daw Khin Swe Oo, Director of the Budget Department Daw Khin Khin Lwin, and Director of the Directorate of Investment and Company Administartion Daw Aye Sandar Lwin.

The EuroCham Energy Advocacy Group delegation members were the Co-chairs Mr. David O'neill (Engie), Mr. Danilo Dussizza (ENI), Ms. Hnin Phyu Phyu Aung (Shell) and Ms. Anlaug Lobekk DAHL. EuroCham was represented by the Deputy Director Mr. Marc de la Fouchardiere and the Government Affairs Manager (Yangon) Mr. Htet Aung Khine. 

EuroCham Energy Advocacy elaborated on the following points to promote further development of investment facilitation in the energy sector in Myanmar:

  •  Coordination and Transparency in Regulation and Procedures
  •  Upstream (Exploration and Production)
  •  Energy Infrastructure
  •  Energy Pricing and Payment Support
  •  Renewable Energy

The EuroCham Energy Advocacy Group shared their recommendations during the meeting. The Deputy Minister clarified ongoing discussions and cooperation among the relevant ministries to strengthen reform measures on taxation, energy projection and related matters.