US lifts sanctions against the head of Burma’s chamber of commerce Win Aung

The US Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has removed Win Aung and two of his businesses from its list of Specially Designated Nationals. Mr Aung is head of Burma’s Chamber of Commerce and a prominent businessman in the country. Listed people and entities have all of their assets within US jurisdiction frozen and US persons are generally prohibited...

This content is for subscribers only

To continue reading please login or subscribe.

Burma / MyanmarBurma / Myanmar United StatesUnited States

About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

See profile for Michael O'Kane >