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Myanmar Special Economic Zone Law, 2014 (2014, The Pyidaungsu Hluttaw Law No. 1/2014) 8th Waning of Pyatho 1375 ME (2014, January 23)

Pursuant to Section 4 of Myanmar Specific Economic Zone Law 2014, the objectives of this Law are as follows:

(a) to support the main objectives of the national economic development plan;

(b) to get jobs for the people, to promote their living standards, to promote the export of goods with the improvement of production and to increase foreign exchange earnings;

(c) to encourage, promote and attract for being the balanced development of the industrial, economic and social sectors in the State;

(d) to promote cooperation in industrial, economic and commercial activities, services and financial transactions between the State and other countries, and to provide the opportunities for vocational training to the citizens;

(e) to encourage and attract domestic and foreign investments by building good foundations for the developers and the investors;

(f) to promote the flow of domestic and foreign investments in the Special Economic Zone and to establish linkages among the industries in and surrounding of the Special Economic Zone with the creation of new jobs.