The Myanmar Construction Summit 2013, carrying the theme Planning, & Project Management will be held this year on 2-3 December in Yangon, Myanmar hosted by the Ministry of Construction and the Malaysian Association of Myanmar. The event aims to address all related challenges and issues faced by Myanmar and at the same time provide a platform for investors to assess investment opportunities and network with potential business partners.

Discussion highlights of the summit include drivers from public & private sectors; the new Myanmar National Building Code and guidelines on high-rise building construction in Yangon; ensuring approval for project permits and implementations; custom matters & taxes on importation of equipment and materials; accelerating competency, quality, and HSE standards of the construction sector; managing project cost over-runs and funds repatriation; massive demand arising and availability of construction materials and equipment in Myanmar; viability of pre-cast concrete and prefabricated component’ among others.

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