Auditor General Receives EuroCham Anti-illicit Trade Advocacy Group
EuroCham Anti-illicit Trade Advocacy Group was received by Union Auditor General U Maw Than. The meeting is also joined by Permanent Secretary of the Auditor General Office Daw Naing Thet Oo, Director General Daw Khine Khine Aung, Deputy Permanent Secretary Daw Si Si Chein, Deputy Director General Daw Khin Khin Thi, and Director U Aye Ngwe. The EuroCham delegation was represented by EuroCham Acting Executive Director Mr. Marc de la Fouchardiere, Government Affairs Manager Daw Khin Soe Htaik, Anti-Illicit Trade Advocacy Group Co-Chair Daw Khine Thwe Wai, Anti-Illicit Trade Advocacy Group Member U Alex Nyi Nying Aung, Daw Han Su Tin and Anti-Illicit Trade Advocacy Officer Mr. Victor Lerin.
The meeting was set to discussed ways to combat illicit trade in Myanmar by strengthening collaboration between European business community and the public sector. Advocacy Group Members shared their experience in developing business in Myanmar and the positive contribution they made to the economy in terms of job creation, tax revenue and efforts to tackle anti-illicit trade.