Canadian engagement – Interview with Canadian Ambassador to Myanmar Karen MacArthur

Canada has a growing relationship with Myanmar and recently hosted a visit of Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi to Ottawa. From the latest statistics, Canada currently has US$202 million invested in Myanmar. Bilateral trade as of 2016 stood at US$92 million, according to Canadian government statistics. In the following interview carried out this […]

Canada considers preferential tariff system for Myanmar

The Canadian government has considered drawing up a preferential tariff system for Myanmar, Canada’s Minister for International Trade Edward Fast revealed last week. Mr Fast met with Win Aung, chairperson of the Union of Myanmar Federation of Chamber of Commerce and Industry, at the Grand Amara Hotel in Nay Pyi Taw on August 27. He […]