Ministry of Commerce to host regional forum
The Ministry of Commerce will host the CLMVT (Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam and Thailand) Forum 2019 under the concept of “CLMVT as the new value chain hub of Asia”.
It will be officially opened by General Prayut Chan-o-cha, the Thai prime minister, from June 23-24 at the Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel. As a prestigious regional platform, the CLMVT Forum brings together the private sector and the government as well as thinkers and academics to share ideas.
Organisers said forces can spearhead towards the region becoming the new value chain hub of trade and investment in the dynamic global economic landscape as well as to tackle new challenges.
“Thailand is honoured to play host to the CLMVT Forum for the third consecutive time. Following the success and the solid collaboration projects on regional trade, investment and networks as a result of the CLMVT Forum 2016 and 2018, this CLMVT Forum 2019 sets out to underline the great potential of the five CLMVT countries,” said Pimchanok Vonkorpon of the Ministry of Commerce.