YANGON, Myanmar, June 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signing ceremony on behalf of UBM Asia and Myanmar Engineering Society (MES) was held in the Renewable Energy Asia 2015. The MoU was signed by Mr. M. Gandhi, UBM Asia's Managing Director of ASEAN Business and U. Lin, Vice President of Myanmar Engineering Society (MES) and was witnessed by H. E. U. Myint Zaw, Deputy Minister of Ministry of Energy, Myanmar H. E. U. Aung Than Oo, Deputy Minister of Ministry of Electric Power, Myanmar and H. E. U. Tin Ngwe, Deputy Minister of Ministry of Livestock, Fisheries and Rural Developments, Myanmar.
The MoU reaffirms the commitment of UBM Asia and MES on their partnership to the objective of sustainable economic and social development and emphasises the importance of trade shows that will be held in Myanmar this coming September 17 - 19 such as MyanmarWater 2015, Renewable Energy Myanmar 2015 as well as REVAC Myanmar 2015 at Myanmar Event Park (MEP), Yangon.
The MoU commits UBM Asia and MES in promoting sustainable development and trade liberalisation initiatives through exhibitions held by UBM Asia in Myanmar. MyanmarWater is recognised as Myanmar's No. 1 International Water Supply, Sanitation, Water Resources, Industrial Wastewater Treatment and Purification Event since its first launch in the year 2013. Whereas Renewable Energy being one of the market leading industry shows in Asia, UBM Asia branched out this successful industry show to Myanmar as well as a few countries in ASEAN alongside with REVAC - a Refrigeration, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning Event.
"This partnership with Myanmar Engineering Society (MES) for MyanmarWater, Renewable Energy Myanmar and REVAC Myanmar is well timed to contribute towards Myanmar's development," says Mr. M. Gandhi, UBM Asia's Managing Director of ASEAN Business in concluding the MoU signing ceremony.
Recognising its importance and advantage, UBM Asia receives full support from local organisations including those from the Myanmar Engineering Society (MES). "MES is pleased to collaborate with UBM Asia as it understand the importance of these industries in the current market of Myanmar for further development plans," says Col. Thoung Win (Retd.), Chairman of Energy and Renewable Energy Committee of Myanmar Engineering Society (MES).
Online pre-registration is now open till 15 September 2015 and onsite registration begins 17 September 2015 at Myanmar Event Park (MEP) from 9:45am. For more information, kindly visit: www.myanwater.com; www.renewableenergymyanmar.com; www.revacmyanmar.com.
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About UBM Asia (www.ubmasia.com)
Owned by UBM plc and listed on the London Stock Exchange, UBM Asia is Asia's leading exhibition organiser and the biggest commercial organiser in mainland China, India and Malaysia. Established with its headquarters in Hong Kong and subsidiary companies across Asia and the US, UBM Asia has a strong global presence in 25 major cities with 30 offices and over 1,400 staff.
With a track record spanning over 30 years, UBM Asia operates in 21 market sectors with 160 dynamic face-to-face exhibitions, 75 high-level professional conferences, 28 targeted trade publications, 18 round-the-clock vertical portals and virtual event services for over 1,000,000 quality exhibitors, visitors, conference delegates, advertisers and subscribers from all over the world. We provide a one-stop diversified global service for high-value business matching, quality market news and online trading networks.
UBM Asia has extensive office networks in China, Southeast Asia and India, three of the world's fastest growing B2B events markets. UBM China has 11 offices in the major cities in mainland China, including Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Chengdu and Shenzhen, where we organise more than 60 exhibitions and conferences. In ASEAN, UBM Asia operates from its offices in Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Vietnam and the Philippines with over 50 events in the region. UBM India teams in Mumbai, New Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai and Hyderabad organise 20 exhibitions and 60 conferences every year across the country.
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