Myanmar Competition Commission Held (1/2020) Coordination Meeting

Myanmar Competition Commission (1/2020) Meeting was held at the Conference Hall of Minister’s Office, Ministry of Commerce at 10:00 AM on February 11, 2020. Dr. Than Myint, the Union Minister, Ministry of Commerce, Chairman of Myanmar Competition Commission, attended the meeting and gave a speech.

In his speech, the Union Minister, Chairman of Myanmar Competition Commission, said that Commission meetings have been held regularly in accord with the Competition Law and now is the fifth meeting, and the Commission has been formed for over a year. He said that during this period, Competition Commission has learnt more about future plans from the experiences and observations. Businesspersons have gained more knowledge about Competition Law and Competition Commission, and made more inquiries, discussions and complaints than previously. The Commission has to earnestly carry out negotiation with Sector Regulators. He also said that it is necessary to perform the Commission’s administrative tasks, solutions to complaints, awareness-raising campaigns and coordination, as well as, setting up plans to perform the duties and responsibilities of the Commission more effectively and swiftly.

As the Commission’s regular meeting continues, the Commission office briefed about the accomplished tasks from the decisions of the fourth regular meeting and the Commission members supplemented the discussion with the current solution process of received complaints and future plans. Then, the Union Minister, Ministry of Commerce, Chairman of Myanmar Competition Commission concluded the meeting.