Airports Authority of India (AAI) recently participated in “India-Myanmar Business Forum”, organised by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in association with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (UMFCCI), with focus on Bilateral Trade and Investments in the Rakhine State of Myanmar at the India Habitat Centre, New Delhi.
AAI officials from Business Development Team headed by S. D. Tiwari, JGM, along-with Amit Kumar, AGM, attended the event and took part in Myanmar Day Inaugural at the Myanmar Embassy. Speaking on the occasion, S D Tiwari highlighted on the numerous opportunities and challenges faced by the Indian Civil Aviation, which is all set to become the world’s 3rd largest in near future after US and China. He also touched upon the India Myanmar longstanding relationship and stressed on strategically important initiatives of GoI in terms of accessibility to the South-East Asia and India’s “Look East” policies and “Act East” policies. AAI has recently been engaged in the development of Greenfield Kalaymyo Airport at Myanmar through Ministry of External Affairs’ support.