Union Minister of Commerce meets with EuroCham and EU-ABC delegation
EuroCham Myanmar together with EU-ASEAN Business Alliance (EU-ABC) met with the Union Minister of Commerce H.E. Dr. Than Myint on 8 June 2018. The meeting was also attended by Permanent Secretary U Toe Aung Myint, Director General of the Department of Trade U Yan Naing Tun, Deputy Director General U Minn Minn, and other senior officials.
The EuroCham Myanmar and EU-ABC delegation members were Executive Director of EU-ABC Mr. Chris Humphrey, Deputy Director of EuroCham Myanmar Mr. Marc de la Fouchardiere, Chairman of APISWA Mr. David Besana, Government Relations Manager of Diageo Mr. Paul Kelleher, Prudential Mr. Tim Lau, Managing Director of Bosch in Myanmar, Laos and Cambodia Mr. Andre de Jong, Manager of Asia Group Advisers Mr. Romain Caillaud, COO of Allianz in Asia Pacific Mr. Ruediger Schaefer, Business Development Manager of SAP Myanmar Mr. Kyaw Aye Naing, and the Government Affairs Manager (Yangon) of EuroCham Myanmar Mr. Htet Aung Khine.
During the meeting, the Union Minister and the delegation discussed matters related to infrastructure financing and ongoing measures of the Ministry of Commerce to better tackle anti-illicit trade which includes smuggling of wine and spirits in Myanmar.