2020 April 28 , Nay Pyi Taw
ASEAN Senior Economic Official Meeting ( SEOM 2/51) and Related Meetings were held on 27- 28 April 2020 by Video Conferencing Facilities. The meetings with ASEAN and China, Japan, Korea , Plus 3 and Canada were also held back to back with ASEAN Senior Economic Official Meeting.
During the Meeting, the implementation measure of ASEAN Economic Community, the matters related with the implementation of ASEAN-China, ASEAN-Japan and ASEAN-Korea Free Trade Areas, the economic cooperation activities of ASEAN- Plus Three and ASEAN-Canada , and the trade measures to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 pandemic were discussed.
The Meetings were chaired by Mr. Luong Hoang Thai, Director General, Ministry of Industry and International trade of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. The meetings were attended by SEOM Leads and representatives from ASEAN Member States, Senior Economic Officers and representatives from China, Korea, Japan and Canada, Deputy Secretary General of ASEAN Secretariat. Myanmar SEOM Lead , U Than Aung Kyaw, Director General of Foreign Economic Relations Department, Ministry of Investment and Foreign Economic Relations, and officials from sectorial departments joined the meetings from Office No (1), Ministry of Investment and Foreign Economic Relations.