Yangon Region: Investment Hub in Myanmar

Yangon Investment Forum 2018  is organized by Yangon Region Investment Committee in association with Myanmar Investors Development Association (MIDA) and supported by DICA, GIZ, UMFCCI and PwC.


• Novotel Yangon Max • 9 May, 2018 •

Yangon Investment Forum


H.E U Kyaw Win


Myanmar Investment Comission

H.E U Phyo Min Thien


Yangon Region Investment Committee

U Khin Maung Aye


Myanmar Investors Development Association

U Aung Naing Oo

Director General




  1. 08:00 AM - 08:30 AM : Registration and Welcome Coffee
  2. 08:30 AM - 08:40 AM : Entertainment with Myanmar Traditional Dance
  3. 08:40 AM - 08:50 AM : Opening Remarks By H.E. U Kyaw Win

    Chairman, Myanmar Investment Commission

  4. 08:50 AM - 09:00 AM : Opening Remarks by H.E. U Phyo Min Thein

    Chairman, Yangon Region Investment Comission

  5. 09:00 AM - 09:10 AM : Remarks By U Khin Maung Aye

    Chairman, Myanmar Investors Development Association

  6. 09:10 AM - 09:15 AM : Remarks By Ms. Dorothee Janetzke-Wenzel

    German Ambassador to Myanmar

  7. 09:15 AM - 21:45 PM : Photo Session & Coffee Break
  8. 09:45 AM - 10:15 AM : Doing Business in Yangon

    Mr. Ong Chao Choon

    Deputy Managing Partner, PwC Singapore

    Followed by a Question and Answer Session

  9. 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM : Current Investment Situation in Yangon

    U Than Aung Kyaw, Deputy Director General, Directorate of Investment and Company Administration,

    Ministry of Planning and Finance

    Followed by a Question and Answer Session

  10. 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM : Panel Discussion on the Investment Framework

    in the Myanmar.

    1.  U Aung Naing Oo

    Director General, Directorate of Investment and Company Administration,

    Ministry of Planning and Finance


    2. Daw Mya Mya Oo

    Deputy Director General for Internal Revenue Department,

    Ministry of Planning and Finance


    3. U Htay Chun

    Member, Securities and Exchange Commission of Myanmar


    4. U Than

    Joint Secretary, Yangon City Development Committee


    5. Mr. Peter Brimble 

    Team Leader, DaNa Facility, DFID/UK Aid


    Facilitator : Mr. Jovi Seet, Senior Executive Director and Advisory Partner, PwC

    Followed by a Question and Answer Session

  11. 12:00 PM - 13:00 PM : Lunch Break
  1. 13:00 PM - 14:00 PM : Investment Strategy in the Yangon Region

    H.E. U Phyo Min Thein

    Chief Minister, Yangon Region Government

    Chairman, Yangon Region Investment Committee

    (Video Presentation and Followed by Question and Answer Session)


  2. 14:00 PM - 15:00 PM : Private Sector Projects in Yangon

    By Myanmar Investors Development Association

    1.  Daw Cho Cho Wynn

    Vice Chairman (2), Thilawa SEZ Management Committee


    2. U Kaung Htet Tun

    Executive Director

    KMA Group of Companies

    Yangon City Projects (High Rise)


    3. U Aung Lwin Thant

    Investment Facilitator, MIDA

    Zayetkwin Garden Industrial Park


    4. Daw Hnin Htet Aung

    Investment Facilitator, MIDA

    Yangon New City Light Industrial Park 

    Followed by Question and Answer Session

  3. 15:00 PM - 15:30 PM : Coffee Break
  4. 15:30 PM - 16:45 PM : Panel Discussion on Private Sector's Perspectives:

    Focusing on Agriculture, Energy & Electricity, Logistics, Tourism, Textile & Garment Sectors

    By Myanmar Investors Development Association

    1.  U Myo Myint

    NLD Economic Committee


    2. U Kyaw Kyaw Hlaing

    Chairman, Myanmar Oil & Gas Service Society


    3. U Aung Zaw Naing

    Chairman, Myanmar ChinaBusiness Council


    4. Mr. Sukhdeep Singh

    Chairman of the FDI hotels


    5. Captain Aung Khin Myint

    Chairman, Myanmar Freight Forwarder Association


    6. Daw Khaing Khaing Nwe

    Secretary, Myanmar Garment Manufacturer Association


    7. Daw Kim Chawsu

    Head of Finance and Operation, New Yangon Development Co.,Ltd


    Facilitator : U Ye Min Aung, Vice President, Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry

    Followed by Question and Answer Session

  5. 16:45 PM - 17:00 PM : Closing Remarks By H.E U Myint Thaung

    Minister Planning and Finance, Yangon Region Government

  6. 19:00 PM - 21:00 PM : Networking Dinner Hosted By Chairman of MIDA



 Address: 459 Pyay Road, Kamayut Township, Yangon, Myanmar

Tel: +95 1 2305858 |  +95 1 2305879

Email: h9045-re@accor.com



“In view of the keen interest in the Yangon Investment Forum 2018, shown by potential investors and enterprises, the Organizers of the Forum have decided to extend the registration deadline of 23 April 2018 for the Forum to 30 April 2018 to enable the interested investors / enterprises to participate in the Forum.”


Myanmar Investors Development Association

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info@yangoninvestmentforum.com +95 1 545010, +95 9 8635910, +95 9 791051153