U Myint Zaw, Deputy Minister of Energy

H. E. U Myint Zaw, Deputy Minister of Energy, discusses Myanmar’s plans for its energy sector. European Times: What are your ministry’s responsibilities? H. E. U Myint Zaw: The Ministry of Energy oversees Myanmar’s oil and...
Jaroslav Dolecek, Ambassador of the Czech Republic

The Czech Embassy in Yangon represents the Czech Republic in Myanmar and promotes the political, economic, cultural and academic relations between both countries. Jaroslav Dolecek, Ambassador, discusses the bilateral relations, Myanmar’s economic growth and...
Nattawin Phongsphetrarat, Vice President of TBAM

The Thai Business Association of Myanmar (TBAM) has been established in 1997, with a main purpose to strengthen the relations between the Thai and Myanmar business sector. TBAM is the first Thai NGO that...

H.E. Prof. Dr. Kan Zaw, Union Minister of National Planning and Economic Development, discusses the government’s development strategies. European Times: What are your ministry’s top priorities? H.E. Prof. Dr. Kan Zaw : Our first five-year plan...

U Htay Aung, Minister of Hotels and Tourism, discusses Myanmar’s efforts to launch a thriving tourism industry. European Times: What are the top priorities for your ministry? U Htay Aung: Our mission is to attract responsible...
U Cho Than Maung, former Managing Director, Myanmar Port Authority

U Cho Than Maung, former Managing Director, Myanmar Port Authority, discusses Myanmar’s goals for its ports. European Times: Can you provide us with an introduction to the Myanma Port Authority (MPA)? U Cho Than Maung: Although...
Nikolay Listopadov, Ambassador of the Russian Federation

Following almost 70 years of bilateral cooperation, the Russian Federation is strongly dedicated to enhancing the long-standing friendship between the two countries. Ambassador Nikolay Listopadov, who has been dealing with Myanmar during his entire...

H.E. U Nyan Htun Aung, Union Minister of Transport, discusses the government’s priorities for Myanmar’s transport sector. European Times: Can you give us an introduction to the Ministry of Transport? H.E. U Nyan Htun Aung: The...
U Aung Naing Oo, Director General of DICA

As the primary interface between businesses and the government, the Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (DICA) is mandated to promote private sector development by boosting domestic and foreign investments. U Aung Naing Oo,...
H.E. Daniel Zohar Zonshine, Ambassador of Israel

Israel and Myanmar have a long lasting bilateral cooperation in various areas. Daniel Zohar Zonshine, Ambassador of Israel to Myanmar, discusses recent initiatives and activities designed to deepen the connection between the countries and...