With the support of the Asian Economic Forum we are delighted to announce that we are bringing to Myanmar a new regional Discussion concept designed specifically for ‘Engagement with Policy Stakeholders‘.

This Discussion will be held on Tuesday, September 17th, 2019 in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar.

The topic of this Discussion will be: Myanmar 2020 and Beyond.

H.E. Scot Marciel, The Ambassador of the United States of America will be delivering the Keynote Address.

Mr. Robert Strang, US Department of Justice, US Embassy, Yangon, Myanmar will provide additional short introductory remarks.

This Discussion is a private event and has been designed specifically for the benefit Members of Parliament of the Pyithu Hluttaw (House of Representatives) in Nay Pyi Taw, the capital city of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar.

Members of the Asian Economic Forum are welcome to attend.


If you would like to show support for our Discussion initiatives and Engagement activities please do consider a Subscription to our Memberships. Alternatively, if you would like to engage with us on any economic discussion subject, please email us at [email protected]


Our last Quarterly Economic Development & Outlook discussion took place on on Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019 in Yangon. 

The subject of our discussion was “Modernizing the Financial Sector“. This Discussion was focused exclusively on Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Issues.

We are extremely grateful to Thuang Han, Managing Director, CB Insurance Public Limited & CB Securities Limited and George Koshy, Director Risk & Compliance, UAB Bank Limited for their valuable insights and perspectives.

A brief Executive Summary will be available shortly.


The next Quarterly Economic Development & Outlook discussions is scheduled to be held on Tuesday, December 10th, 2019 (new date).

Admission to the Economic Development & Outlook Discussion is free for all Myanmar Economic Forum and Asian Economic Forum members, Myanmar government stakeholders & invited guests. If you know of senior stakeholders and policy makers that would like to be a part of these discussions, please have them contact any of our Committee Co-Chair’s for inclusion.

If you would like to engage with any of our Committee Co-Chairs on any economic discussion subject, please email us at [email protected]


We are extremely grateful to H.E. Mrs. Dorothee Janetzke-Wenzel, The Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany for her valuable perspectives and her presentation on “ENERGIEWENDE – Transformation of the German Energy System”

This Quarterly Economic Development & Outlook discussion took place on Tuesday, June 4th, 2019 in Nay Pyi Taw.

The subject of our discussion was:

Energy diversification & reforms as drivers of stability & peace

in association with Climate Change Economics at the Asian Economic Forum

An Executive Summary of this Discussion is now available.


We are extremely grateful to Dr. Thet Thet Khine, Member of Parliament, Dagon Township, Dr. Saw Nay Nwe, Deputy Managing Director at AA Medical Products Ltd and Kyawt Kay Khaing, Deputy CEO at United Amara Bank Limited for their brave thought leadership at:

Economic Engagement with Myanmar – the road ahead

that took place on Wednesday March 27th, 2019 in Bangkok at the Foreign Correspondents Club of Thailand.

We are additionally thankful to Jonathan Head, SE Asia Correspondent at the BBC, who moderated this discussion and also to John Fleming, Senior Commercial Officer and First Secretary at US Embassy in Yangon, Myanmar who provided us with an independent country assessment.


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