Reading the new Myanmar investment law alone probably will not fully answer your questions about investing in Myanmar. You can then seek clarifications at the Myanmar Private Sector Investment Summit (MPSIS) scheduled on 28 – 30 January 2013 at Yangon. The agenda of MPSIS focuses on the interpretation of the new Myanmar foreign investment law and other important aspects of doing business in Myanmar such as site selection, land law, remittance system, taxation and many other critical issues for investment in Myanmar.
MPSIS is organised by Singapore based conference specialist, the Advantique Group Pte. Ltd. together with Official Local Host, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar Federation of Chamber of Commerce and Industry or more commonly referred to as UMFCCI (previously Burma Chamber of Commerce).
UMFCCI is the most influential business federation in Myanmar. They represent: 10,854 Myanmar companies, 1,656 enterprises, 770 foreign companies, 185 co-operatives & 2,898 individual business owners in Myanmar.
The Mintz Group is the Bronze Sponsor of MPSIS, they are one of the world’s leading specialist in providing investigative services related to litigation, due-diligence, and internal investigations. They have investigative experts in fact-gathering around the world before relationships, during disputes, and after allegations of fraud. They were selected for a multi-year contract to provide due-diligence and investigative services to the World Bank’s corruption and fraud investigations unit, and is also a provider of pre-transactional due-diligence to the International Finance Corporation (IFC). They also regularly assist the largest Wall Street financial institutions, private equity firms and other investors with due-diligence on companies and individuals around the world.
Key Features of Myanmar Private Sector Investment Summit (MPSIS):
Comprehensive Agenda that Highlights All Essential Information About Investing, Setting Up and Succeeding in Myanmar, including:
a) Interpretation Of The New Foreign Investment Law and the Implementation Guidelines;
b) How Can You Get Approval to Invest in Restricted Sectors?;
c) Myanmar’s Tax Structure and International Tax Aspects
d) Banking, Foreign Exchange, Repatriating Profits
e) Site Selection, Land Laws and Leasing
f) Structuring JV and Managing Disputes
g) Opportunities in Myanmar: Manufacturing, Construction & Real Estate, Tourism, Agriculture Production & Processing (cash crops), Plantation (rubber & oil palm), & Timber.
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Hosted and Supported by UMFCCI: Good opportunity to connect with UMFCCI members (Myanmar companies)
1-to-1 Business Consult Clinics that lets you seek advice on doing business in Myanmar (booking required upon registration to secure a place as there are designated slots; no extra charges)
Myanmar Immersion Talks about Myanmar’s customs and etiquettes
Complimentary 1/2 day tour of Yangon (booking required upon registration to secure a place; minimum 20 sign-ups required for the tour)
Find the Right Partners in Myanmar: Includes entry to cocktail reception for informal networking. Personalised Business Matching Session where registered participants will be paired up with preferred company types for private discussions. It is a value added service provided at an additional USD100 per person only.
Now you can quote the promotional code “MPSIS-PR3” and save USD300 from the standard rate of USD1590. On top of that, the usual processing fee of USD50 is also waived. The promotion is valid for sign up before 31 December 2012. To register for MPSIS or for more details, please visit MPSIS website or contact Ms. Selina Wong at selina(at)advantiquegroup.com, +65 6243 3778.
About Advantique Group Pte Ltd:
Advantique Group Pte Ltd produces high-level international conferences that help businesses generate new ideas, opportunities and connections. We are a spin off from Star Event Management International, a highly creative and dynamic event management company set-up since 2001. Our management team consists of accomplished conference executives with 15 years of experience in producing, marketing and managing premium conferences. At Advantique Group, we go the extra mile to create enriching platforms for you to acquire market insights, meet new contacts and build lasting relationships. Please visit us at http://www.advantiquegroup.com