Myanmar: The ‘next economic frontier’ for Canadians

Trade delegation’s June visit to Canada highlights that both sides are itching to do business.

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BC Premier Christy Clark and Trade Minister Ed Fast, far left, were among the Canadian officials meeting with members of an Association of Southeast Asian Nations delegation to Canada in early June. Myanmar’s minister for national planning and economic development was in the delegation.
Bryon Wilfert
Published: Tuesday, 07/08/2014 12:10 am EDT
Last Updated: Tuesday, 07/08/2014 12:29 am EDT

Nothing could highlight better the improved economic and trade interest between Canada and the Republic of the Union of Myanmar more than the recent visit to Canada of Kan Zaw, Myanmar’s minister for national planning and economic development, along with members of the Myanmar business community.

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