Eurotalks with Eurocham Myanmar: European Business in Myanmar During the Trying Period

Join us on July 21, 2021 at 3PM (+8 GMT) for our webinar EuroTalks with European Chamber of Commerce in Myanmar (EuroCham Myanmar) on the topic of European Business in Myanmar During the Trying Period.

Local and foreign businesses have been facing unprecedented challenges in Myanmar, and EuroCham Myanmar has been providing support for the European businesses to navigate through this uncertain period.

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Manual for Online Registration for the Public-Private Partnership COVID-19 Industry Immunisation Programme (PIKAS)

Ministry of Trade and Industry has shared a manual for online registration for the Public-Private Partnership COVID-19 Industry Immunisation Programme (PIKAS). Notifications will be sent to the Person-In-Charge (PIC) who applied on the company’s behalf and the vaccination date, time and PPV location for employees will be notified via MySejahtera – Applications will be approved subject to approval of CPRC-MOH.
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Commission puts forward new strategy to make the EU's financial system more sustainable and proposes new European Green Bond Standard

The European Commission has today adopted a number of measures to increase its level of ambition on sustainable finance. First, the new Sustainable Finance Strategy sets out several initiatives to tackle climate change, and other environmental challenges, while increasing investment – and the inclusiveness of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) – in the EU's transition towards a sustainable economy. The European Green Bond Standard proposal, also adopted today, will create a high-quality voluntary standard for bonds financing sustainable investment. Finally, the Commission adopted today a Delegated Act on the information to be disclosed by financial and non-financial companies about how sustainable their activities are, based on Article 8 of the EU Taxonomy.
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Four Seasons Kuala Lumpur Mid-Autumn Festival 2021

Four Seasons Hotel Kuala Lumpur announced their exquisite selection of handcrafted Mooncakes that are perfect for gifting to your loved ones, friends, and colleagues in honour of this festive season. These traditional treats that features an intricate design and indulgent fillings are known to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival, that is an annual celebration across Malaysia.
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Italian Design Day 2021

UNIKL MIDI in collaboration with the Embassy of Italy in Kuala Lumpur is organising an online event in conjunction with Italian Design Day 2021 on Thursday, 8 July 2021 at 3:30PM MYT (+8 GMT). A webinar session will be streamed on Facebook Live on the respected Facebook pages – namely Embassy of Italy in Kuala Lumpur, Universiti Kuala Lumpur & Universiti Kuala Lumpur's Malaysia Italy Design Institute (MIDI).
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Ministry of Transportation issued a media statement regarding the Travel approval letter to operate for the logistics and transportation sector through the SMILE system and activities permitted during NRP and EMCO period - media statement as follows:

Following the announcement of the National Rehabilitation Plan (NRP) and the implementation of the Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO) in several townships in Selangor and several localities in the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur from 3 July 2021 to 16 July 2021, the Ministry of Transport Malaysia (MOT) would like to inform that companies in the logistics and transportation sector are allowed to continue using travel approval letters issued under the SMILE System dated from 1 June 2021 for inspections at roadblocks (SJR).

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