EuroCham Myanmar meets with Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Commerce
Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Commerce U Aung Soe received Delegation of EuroCham Myanmar led by Executive Director Mr. Marc de la Fouchardière and Government Affairs Manager U Htet Aung Khine on 21 August 2019. The meeting was also attended by Deputy Director General of Department of Trade U Myint Thura, Deputy Director General of Myanmar Trade Promotion Organisation Daw Naw Mutakapaw, Deputy Director General of Department of Consumer Affairs U Myint Cho, Deputy Director of Department of Trade U Nyi Nyi Aung and other senior officials of Ministry of Commerce.
During the meeting, the parties discussed opportunities of cooperation to co-host EuroCham Anti-Illicit Trade Forum 2019 which will be organised on 19 September 2019 in Nay Pyi Taw. The Permanent Secretary and officials updated their current activities on anti-illicit trade control and automotive sector. EuroCham also presented concerns on tax exemption for locally purchased fabrics and liberalisation of spirits.