10 September 2018
One day conference for Opportunity of Investment and One Belt One Road and Myanmar’s Development was held on Monday in Yangon.
This is the 1st conference jointly organized by the Myanmar-China Friendship Association and Macau Myanmar Friendship Association. It’s to attract foreign investment by sharing investment opportunities in Myanmar.
President, Macau Myanmar Friendship Association, Jose Wong said “We organized this event to accelerate cooperation between Myanmar and Macau including business cooperation in Myanmar. We’re aiming for creation of investment opportunities through this conference. We will try to increase Macau businesses investment in Myanmar. So, we will sign MoU on business cooperation between Myanmar and Macau.”
Myanmar One Belt One Road Development Association was formed in 2017 to serve as a bridge between Myanmar and China for development.
Patron, Myanmar-China Friendship Association, Tin Oo said “This conference is for business cooperation between Myanmar and Macau with the participation of business leaders and experts from Macau. We’d clarify investment opportunities in Myanmar and activities of Myanmar One Belt One Road Development Association.”
One of the speakers stressed increase of foreign investment.
Deputy Director General, Directorate of Investment and Company Administration, Marlar Myo Nyunt said “In this conference, I’d talk about the Myanmar Investment law which was enacted in 2016. I’d also present about policy changes to attract foreign investment as well as rules and regulations for investment in Myanmar. I hope businessmen will know more about investment opportunities through this conference - investment from Macau will increase in the future.”
Nearly 400 participants including business leaders, experts from Myanmar and Macau and concerned officials attended the conference.