The third meeting of the Russia-Myanmar intergovernmental trade and economic cooperation commission and related meetings were held at MICC-II in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday.
The meetings were held under three programmes. First, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Russia Mr Alexey Guznov and Chairman of the National Payment Cards company Mr Vladimir Komlev led the discussions on the topic “On prospects for interbank cooperation” and Deputy Governor of the CBM Dr Lin Aung gave an appraisal.
Second, deputy governors from the two countries signed the Memorandum of Understanding on bilateral cooperation between the Bank of Russia and the Central Bank of Myanmar.
Third, CBM Deputy Governor Dr Lin Aung, Deputy Minister U Maung Maung Win of the Ministry of Planning and Finance and Deputy Governor of the Bank of Russia Mr Alexey Guznov delivered speeches at the round-table “Bank and Finance”. Central banks and financial institutions of the two countries discussed the banking cooperation between Russia and Myanmar. — MNA