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Chamber Platinum partner, AYA Bank will present a series of talks throughout August on key banking and finance issues in the Myanmar market. This first session will look at the dramatic fall in the value of the kyat, which has raised alarms and left many baffled. The dollar to kyat exchange rate hit a record high recently. Many people right now are talking about dollar fluctuation and dollar value is something that businesses are closely watching.

Series Talk 1 : Challenges of managing FX risk in Myanmar - This briefing will cover and discuss the following key points:

  • ​What is happening in the FX market?
  • Can MMK appreciate and what happens if it does?
  • Challenges with hedging the MMK depreciation

Who should attend?

Key people from the following industries will find this event useful:

  • Trading Companies
  • Foreign Companies

Entry Fee

Free for Members

20 USD for Non-Members

**Space is limited and registration will close once capacity has been reached. Please contact to be added to the waiting list if you are unable to register.

Aug 14, 2018

8:30 AM - 10:45 AM

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No. 416, Right beside Yangon City Hall building
416 Maha Bandoola Garden St. Middle Block, Kyauktada Township, Yangon
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  • 8:30 AM - 9 AMRegistration
    9 AM - 9:15 AMOpening/Welcome speech
    9:15 AM - 10:15 AMTalk
    10:15 AM - 10:45 AMQ & A


  • Azeem M. Azimuddin (CFO & Advisor to Chairman at Ayeyarwady Bank Limited)

    Azeem M. Azimuddin

    CFO & Advisor to Chairman at Ayeyarwady Bank Limited

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