EuroCham Myanmar meets with Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation
Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation Dr. Khin Zaw received Delegation of EuroCham Myanmar led by Executive Director Mr. Marc de la Fouchardière on 21 August 2019. The ministry was also represented by Deputy Director General of Department of Agriculture Land Management and Statistics, U Hlwan Moe, Deputy Director General of Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department U Aung San Htay and Assistant Permanent Secretary Dr. Tun Lwin. EuroCham Myanmar delegates are Government Affairs Manager U Htet Aung Khine, Agrobusiness Advocacy Group representatives Mr. Ben Cliteur (Bel Ga) and Ms. Jenny Poe (Bel Ga).
During the meeting, EuroCham raised concerns on land acquisition issues being faced by foreign investors in Myanmar.
The Permanent Secretary also updated current reforms initiated by the Ministry and the Central Committee for Vacant, Fallow and Virgin Land Management.