Last Updated: June 20, 2024

Myanmar Timber Enterprise


Myanma Timber Enterprise


['No 72/74 Shawe Dagon Pagoda Road, Dagon Township, Yangon, Myanmar, (Branch office)' 'Gyogone Forest Compound, Bayint Naung Road, Insein Township, Yangin, Myanmar, WEB[] PHONE[01-3528789 ] (Head office; Place of registration: Myanmar)']

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Myanma Timber Enterprise (MTE) is a state-owned enterprise operating under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation (MONREC). MTE has exclusive rights on the production and the export of timber in Myanmar/Burma. On 1 February 2021, the Myanmar Armed Forces (Tatmadaw), led by Commander-in-Chief Min Aung Hlaing, seized power ...

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(Date of UN designation: 2021-06-21)

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Restrictive measures in view of the situation in Myanmar/Burma


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Asset freeze and prohibition to make funds available, Restrictions on admission

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- All assets of the persons and entities listed in Annexes IV of Council Regulation (EU) 401/2013 should be frozen. It is also prohibited to make any funds or assets directly or indirectly available to them. The list of persons and entities concerned is included in the Financial Sanctions Database (linked). - Member States shall enforce travel rest...

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In view of the absence of progress towards democratization and of the violation of human rights in Myanmar/Burma, on 28 October 1996, the EU reaffirmed the restrictive measures already in place, which included an arms embargo, and introduced additional ones, such as travel restrictions and the suspension of high-level bilateral governmental visits ...

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