Post Kick-Off Conference Press Release Sportex Myanmar 2016

The Kick-off conference of Myanmar Sport & Leisure Expo 2016 ended successfully on 18 February 2016 in Bangkok, Thailand and on 24th February 2016 in Yangon, Myanmar.


Bangkok - Thursday, 18 February 2016, the press conference announcing the first MYANMAR SPORTS & LEISURE EXPO 2016 just concluded with over 40 leading operators from Thailand.

The government of Myanmar aims to push the economy to grow three-fold within three years, paving a road for privatization to support businesses and industries, especially the sports and health industry which is growing significantly but still not enough to meet current needs. The Ministry of industry, the Ministry of Sports, and the Olympic Committee of Myanmar, therefore, cooperate with Minh Vi Advertising and Exhibition Service Co., Ltd. to hold thefirst MYANMAR SPORTS & LEISURE EXPO 2016, the trade show and exhibition in sports and recreation, between 20-22 May 2016 at the Rose Garden Hotel Yangon to promote and support the sports industry to grow with quality and become internationally recognized.


The conference featured distinguished guests and speakers, including Lt Col RujSangudom, Deputy Governor for Professional Sports and Privileges of the Sports Authority of Thailand (SAT), Mr. Romain Marselli, Business Development Director, Ms. Sabrina Hoang, project manager of Minh Vi Advertising and Exhibition Service Co., Ltd and local leading media such as TV 9 : Sport Focus, Daily News, KrungthepThurakit.

Mr. Romain Marselli, Business Development Director of Veas, shared some general information on growing trend in sports & fitness industry, as well as introduced and answered all questions related to the show scale, exhibitor benefits, and organizer information. Mr. Romain Marselli said “With 65 exhibitors and more than 2,000 trade visitors, MSLE 2016 is a perfect platform that helps exhibitors can gain the multi-targets successfully at the same time. Also, Myanmar now opens for business; government has pushed the door wide open for foreign investments into this resource rich country with many investment incentives, especially in tax exemption policy.”



Mr. Romain Marselli added that“The MYANMAR SPORTS & LEISURE EXPO 2016 will show case a large collection of products and services for both land and water sports, fitness equipment, bikes, outdoor sports facilities, health services, spa and food supplements from prominent entrepreneurs around the world. This is the forumfortrade negotiation on sports and leisure among business operators in ASEAN.”

Yangon, Myanmar – Wednesday, 24thFebruary 2016, the Kick-off Conference for “MYANMAR SPORTS & LEISURE EXPO 2016” in Myanmar closed successfully and gave all attendees an opportunity to understand and share valuable business experience, market information and show organization. This was also the chance for VEAS to thank all companies, organizations, associations who are always trust and support in our projects.

Featuring distinguished guests such as Mr. U Chan Han, CEO of Han Golf Masters Pte Ltd, representatives from Sports Engineering and Recreation Asia Ltd (SEARA), Health Care Journal and Ms. Nan Mo from Yoga Class, Mr. Romain Marselli, Business Development Director, Ms. Sabrina Hoang, project manager of Minh Vi Advertising and Exhibition Service Co., Ltd the kick-off conference has given participants the informative and productive period of time about Myanmar sport and leisure industry and market.

Mr.U Chan Han,stated the topic General Sporting Trend and Famous Sports, Golf Industry In Myanmar. He said:"Football is the most popular sports in the country. Followed closely football, golf is hugely popular in Myanmar – courses can be found all over the country. Sports not only benefits for people's health, but also help enterprises network in their business relationship. However, today Myanmar faces of lacking situation of high quality sports equipments and facilities, enterprises desire more supports from government to expand and building relationship with foreign partners. And international exhibitions like Myanmar Sports & Leisure Expo 2016 is perfect platform for attracting foreign investors".

With valuable business experience, Mr. ChuchaiKasemsuk from Sports And Recreations Asia Ltd who is doing business in Myanmar, the interesting companies have more knowledge on local government regulation, what need to know when doing business in Myanmar, as well as chance and challenge in a fresh market. “The sports and leisure industry of Myanmar is now in its first stage, and it is growing significantly but still not enough to meet current needs. To be pioneer, we take advantage of the competition is still low due to the great demand of the domestic market and few service providers. So now is the most convenient time for us to invest”, he said.



In addition to sharing from speakers and exhibitor, all participants are so excited with displaying products of Sports And Recreations Asia Ltd and Yoga Show from Nan Mo, Myanmar yoga instructor at Kick off Conference. They also have true experience with some home fitness equipment as well as practice some basic yoga practice here.




The kick-off eventin 2 locations have received such positive responses from operators around the world that the exhibition space of 2,000 square meters is now almost fully booked by more than 50 leading global organizations and enterprises. It is estimated that there will be more than 2,000 visitors from 10 countries, including Thailand, Indonesia, Japan, Taiwan, Singapore, USA, UK and more.


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Minh Vi Advertisement Service & Exhibition Company Limited (VEAS Co., Ltd) is one of leading professional trade shows in Vietnam and regions. We have organized many successful specialized exhibitions including Aqua Fisheries Myanmar, Aqua Fisheries Cambodia, Myanmar Phar-Med Expo, Bangladesh Phar-Med Expo, ILDEX, etc which have been contributed to trade development, technology transfer and attracting investment.

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About Myanmar Sports & Leisure Expo 2016:

Time: May 20 - 22 (Fri-Sun) , 2016

Show Hours:

May 20 – 21 09:00 - 17:00
May 22 09:00 - 15:00

Venue:  Rose Garden Hotel

Address:   171 Upper Pansodan Rd, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

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