The Myanmar Retailers’ Association (MRA) in Mandalay Region is holding an election to choose its executive members, according to its secretary U Nay Myo.
The association will form its executive committee with 37 members, who the secretary said must be retailers themselves. According to its regulations, the association will hold an election every two years. The deadline for election is set on 31 October as the final election will come in December.
The association will represent all retailers by enhancing and protecting their interests in terms of business transactions with foreign firms, U Nay Myo said. “We need members who can lead the association with their fresh insights and innovative ideas,” Chairperson Daw Win Win Myint of the Myanmar Retailers’ Association. Mandalay’s MMRA has nearly 300 members. —Aung Thant Khaing