Apr 18, 2011

Austrian Business Delegation Visits Pun Hlaing Golf Estate in Yangon

A group of businessmen from Austria, led by the Austrian Ambassador, paid a visit to Pun Hlaing Golf Estate on Wednesday, March 16, 2011.

24 representives from various fields of businesses in Austria were headed by Austrian Ambassador Dr. Johannes Peterlik, and 2 Commerical Section officials from Austrian Embassy. Before visiting Pun Hlaing Golf Estate, the Austrian Trade and Investment delegation met with the Committee members of Hlaing Thar Yar Industrial Zone and listened to the presentation regarding the Zone. The delegation also conducted a tour of Fame Pharmaceutical Factory, arranged by the Industrial Zone Management.

The guests were welcomed by Mr. Serge Pun, Chairman of SPA/FMI Group of Companies, and senior executives at the Oasis Club in Pun Hlaing Golf Estate. Then the delegation toured around Pun Hlaing Golf Estate and the tour ended with a visit to Pun Hlaing Hospital. They were welcomed at the hospital by hospital staff led by Dr. Ye Moe Myint, Hospital Administrator, who briefed them about the hospital.

The delegation again met with the senior executives of SPA/FMI Group at the Oasis Club for Q&A session. During the session, the Chairman and the Ambassador gave speeches, and U Tin Htut Oo (CEO of Myanmar Agri-Tech Co., Ltd. and Agribusiness & Rural Development Consultants Ltd.) made a short power-point presentation regarding the activities of the Group in the agriculture sector.

The visit was rounded up with a buffet dinner at the Horizon Restaurant in Pun Hlaing Golf Club.

The Austrian Trade delegation is making an exploratory trip to Myanmar for the first time.

Source: SPA/FMI Group of Companies