On August 2nd 2019 at 4pm,Gold AYA Motors Brand & New Model Q35 Launch Ceremonywas held successfully in Wyndham Grand Hotel Yangon Royal Lake. The event has unveiled a lot of excitement and surprises for audiences around Myanmar. Gold AYA Motors International Company is focusing on investing in intelligent use of technology to secure a future of comprehensive development. The event, with its perfect illustration of the first new Gold AYA Motor Model Q35, has shown Gold AYA Motors’ incredible potentials in Myanmar motors industry.
The ceremony has brought together attendances from China, Myanmar and more to celebrate the first grand appearance of Gold AYA Motors Brand and Q35 Motor Model. The attendances are:Chairman of Shining Star Group Company and Gold AYA Motors Mr. Yan Yu, General Manager of Shining Star Group Myanmar Subsidiary Company Mr. Li Jifeng, Vice General Manager of Gold AYA Motors International Group Company Mr. Yan Jun. Moreover, clients, distributors, over 60 media and 7 Myanmar popular celebrities were all joining for the memorable ceremony.
During the ceremony, Mr. Yan Yu and Mr. Yan Jun have presented the group company development background and Gold AYA Motors future development plans. The VIP guests of the event were invited onto the stage for the Gold AYA Brand unveil collectively. Followed by Vice General Manager of Gold AYA Motors International Company, Mr. Yan Jun’s product presentation on Q35, guests of the event were well aware of the multiple attractive functions and advantages of the product. The promotional videos and presentation videos of Q35 were broadcast during the presentation too for much more comprehensive understandings of the product.
When the ceremony was coming to an end, Gold AYA Motors International Company signed confirmation for over 20 distributors’s partnership agreement. Moreover, besides these distributors, Gold AYA Motors has signed MOU with another over 30 distributors. So far Gold AYA Motors International Company have set up 4S showrooms in both Yangon City and Mandalay City. With a bigger and stronger distributor network, Gold AYA Motors is believed to be able to realize the nation wide network of sales and after-sales in Myanmar.
At 18:00 on the event date, with all the guests’ attention and blessings. Yan Yu, Chairman of Shining Star Group Company pressed the button to unveil the first new model, Q35 was officially presented for the public. Followed by group photos taking with the new Q35, all guests joined inThank You Dinner Reception - Gold AYA Brand Night.
On the morning of July 31, MyanmarGold AYA MotorsInternational Group Co., LTD held the "Q35" off-line ceremony at Mandalay MMID industrial park. Dr. Zaw Myint Manug - Chief Minister of Mandalay Region Government, Dr. Khin Maung Htay - Vice Chairman of Mandalay Region Hluttaw, Col., Kyaw Kyaw Min - Minister of Security and Boarder Affair, MRG, U Zar Ni Aung - Minister of Electric, Power and Construction, MRG, U Aung Win Khaing - Chairman of Mandalay Myotha Industrial Development Public Co., Ltd, Mr.Wang Zong Ying - Consul General, Consulate-general of the people's republic of china in Mandalay of the republic of the union of Myanmar, Mr.Yan Yu - Chairman of Shining Star Group and Chairman of Gold AYA Motors International Group Co., Ltd., Mr.Yan Xiang Jun - General Manager of South-East Asia Region BAIC Group, U Ye Htut Lin - Shareholder of Gold AYA Motors International Group Co., Ltd., Mr. Niu Qun - General Manager of Gold AYA Motors International Group Co., Ltd.. Meanwhile, distributors, partners, over 20 media from in and abroad and all Gold AYA Motors employees had participated in this event.
During the ceremony, Gold AYA Motors’ first class assembly line and advanced motors manufacture techniques have received a large number of compliments from all distributors and multiple professional media. With the motivation to manufacture only the best price value motors, Gold AYA Motors’ first born Q35 officially rolled off the assembly line under all spot lights, showcasing different positive product qualities in all ways.
“Today, with the Gold AYA Motors Assembly Line officially launched and the first born Q35 off the assembly line, It means that Kunming Shining Star Group is realizing its strategic targets of multi-directional development and it is also representing the battle footing of Shining Star Group into SEA market”, Mr. Yan Yu, Chairman of Shining Star Group and Chairman of Gold AYA Motors International Group Co., Ltd said during his opening speech in the ceremony. Gold AYA Motors also is equipped with the productivity capability to manufacture saloons, all-function SUV and MPV. It is believed that the entire series of Gold AYA motors products will be reaching its development peak with the continuous support and massive attention from the Myanmar government, shareholders and partners of the company.Chairman pointed out that the company will definitely comply with the standard of factory building objectives. Adhere to the enterprise philosophy of "Law-abiding operation, Public satisfaction, Corporate development, Employees’ growth" , and fully use the advanced production technology and management experience of BAIC, wholeheartedly strive for providing customers with more excellent safe and eco-friendly automobile products and thoughtful service, strive to become one of the most competitive enterprises among Myanmar`s auto-industry.
Dr. Zaw Myint Manug - Chief Minister of Mandalay Region Government and Mr.Yan Xiang Jun - General Manager of South-east Asia Region BAIC Group had also expressed the best wishes for Gold AYA Motors’s future development. It is widely believed that Gold AYA Motors International Company is striving itself to bring the most advanced technologies and industry talents into the Myanmar Motors Industry and will be continuously making effort for Myanmar motors industry’s sustainable development.
At 10:28, 10:28am. First Born Q35 rolled off the assembly line under spot lights and with audience applauses. Guests took photos with Q35, and signed autographs on the car, this car will remain in the exhibition hall forever.
Myanmar Gold AYA Motors International Group Co., Ltd. was founded in 2017 with an investment of nearly $30 million. Adhering to the principle of "Communication, Sharing and Co-construction", the company has introduced the brand of "BAIC", business including automobile production, sales, after-sales service and automobile finance business.
The company's manufacturing base is located in the Mandalay MMID industrial park and with an area of 81,000 square meters (20.1 acres). The first phase of the project includes SKD assembly line and supporting facilities with an annual production capacity of 5000 vehicles, including assembly workshop, parts warehouse, container yard, commodity parking lot, test track, oil depot, solid waste station, oil depot, office building and vehicle exhibition area, staff dormitory and living area.
Currently, the company plans to produce more than 10 models in seven categories, including family vehicles, SUV, MPV, commercial vehicles, pickup trucks, specialty vehicles and new energy vehicles. The company has 4S stores in Mandalay and Yangon, providing a full range of services to consumers.
The company is committed to becoming the most successful and competitive automobile company in Myanmar, providing high quality and professional service experience for consumers and leading the development of Myanmar automobile market. The company will continue to introduce new products and advanced technologies to the market. At the same time, as a responsible enterprise, the company will continue to strive to achieve the sustainable development of Myanmar society, convey responsibility, create value, share the joy of progress with enthusiasts from all walks of life, and deliver brand positive energy.
On 26 June to 27 June,2019, the chairman Yan Yu leads Shining Star Group vice president, Wang Hailong and chief financial officer, Gong Shenggang; General manager of Li Heng Investment, Yan Rui; General manager of Africa mining project team, Meng Zhiqin and Uganda project team a total of 14 people traveled to Changsha,Hunan,China, attended the ceremony of the first China-Africa economic and trade expo and was successfully signed Uganda Katwe salt lake project agreement.
The signing of the Uganda project is one of the main agenda items for the delegation of Shining Star Group to attend the first China-Africa economic and trade expo. In order to understand the progress of the Uganda project, on June 26, Chairman Yan Yu led a delegation to China Light Industry (Changsha) Engineering co., LTD. (hereinafter referred to as "Changsha Light Industry") to hear the report on the progress of the Uganda project. Wan Hua, general manager of Changsha Light Industry first design business unit, and Chen Dayong, deputy general manager of international business department, reported the progress of Katwe salt lake project in Uganda to the chairman successively. After listening to the report, the chairman Yan Yu communicated with Changsha Light Industry representatives on the project progress and put forward suggestions on the further progress of the project.
Hu Chunhua, member of the political bureau of the CPC central committee and vice premier of the state council, attended the opening ceremony of the first China-Africa economic and trade expo and the forum of China-Africa economic and trade cooperation in Changsha on the morning of June 27, 2019. After speeches by Chinese and African leaders; the speeches by the representatives of international organizations, experts and scholars, forum ushered in the fourth agenda: major project signing ceremony--Chairman Yan Yu, General Manager Yan Rui, minister of energy and mines of Uganda Irene and co-chairman of Uganda Rwenzori Shining Star Co., Ltd. were seated at the signing desk to sign the memorandum of understanding related to the Uganda project.
On the afternoon of June 27, the projects signing ceremony of Yunnan province delegation was held in the Whiersly hotel, Changsha. Under the witness of Jiang Xingming, deputy secretary general of Yunnan provincial people's government and other leaders, chairman Yan Yu and co-chairman of Uganda Rwenzori Shining Star Co., Ltd signed the memorandum of investment cooperation of Uganda project. The chairman Yan Yu also held talks with representatives of Ugandan joint venture partners, exchanging views on the progress of the project and far-reaching cooperation.
With the theme of “Win-Win Cooperation for Closer China-Africa Economic and Trade Partnership”, the expo focuses on trade and investment promotion, agriculture, energy and power, industrial park development, infrastructure and financing cooperation. Representatives from 53 African countries and international organizations including the United Nations Industrial Development Organization, the World Food Programme, the World Trade Organization, and the Africa Union attend the expo and become the important window to witness future China-Africa cooperation.
Chairman Yan Yu first extended warm welcome to mayor Zahangir Alam and his delegation, pointing out that Shining Star Group and Ghazipur city signed a memorandum of comprehensive cooperation on urban operation last year, and the two sides conducted many times visits and exchanges on specific cooperation modes and plans. The group has always attached great importance to the cooperation with Ghazipur municipal government. During the mayor's visit, we hope the two sides can establish and improve the bilateral working mechanism and promote the project implementation as soon as possible. On the basis of mutual trust and mutual benefit, we are looking for projects that can be landed in Ghazipur to inject impetus to Ghazipur 's economic development and urban construction.
Zahangir Alam mayor thanked the warm reception of Shining Star Group, he points out that Ghazipur city willing to provide support to the business development of Shining Star Group, hope the two sides on the basis of friendly cooperation, continue to expand areas of cooperation and deepen cooperation contents and rely on Shining Star Group complete professional advantages, boost Ghazipur city's economic and social development, to realize mutual benefit and win-win results.
On Dec 10, on behalf of Shining Star Group and Gold AYA Motors International Group, Chairman Yan Yu donated a vehicle to Consulate General of Myanmar in Kunming for its working utilization. The Consul General of Consulate General of the Union of Myanmar in Kunming, U Soe Paing expressed his warm hospitality to Chairman Yan Yu in the donation ceremony.
At 11:00 a.m., the donation ceremony started at Myanmar Consulate General in Kunming. Mr. Yan Yu delivered a speech at the beginning. He addressed that, along with the pace of China’s reform and opening-up, Shining Star group has made splendid achievements in Yunnan and China during the last 20 years. In 2013, President Xi Jinping has put forward the Belt and Road Initiative. With our own transformation and the window advantage of Yunnan to opening to the outside world, Shining Star Group took the step of "going global" and started overseas businesses. As the vital spot of Shining Star Group`s “going global” strategy, our group invested many projects in Myanmar, such as Yangon Kantharyar Centre, which is an urban comprehensive project; Gold AYA Motors in Mandalay, which was cooperated with BAIC Group. While pursuing self-development, Shining Star Group created more jobs for local residence and contributed to the development of Myanmar. Based on the operational requirements of the Consulate General, Shining Star Group donated the vehicle to provide working convenience to all officers and sincerely hope that the vehicle could make contributions in promoting Sino-Myanmar cooperation undertaken by Consulate General of Myanmar in Kunming.
After then, U Soe Paing, the Consul General of Myanmar Consulate General in Kunming, delivered important speech to express his gratitude. He said, both China and Myanmar are making efforts to the Belt and Road Initiative. On December 7, the President Office of Myanmar announced the establishment of a Steering Committee for the tasks relating to the Belt and Road Initiative, which is chaired by State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi. Yunnan and Myanmar are connected by mountains and rivers, enjoyed close people-to-people bond and frequent commercial contacts, which is of great importance in the Y-shaped China-Myanmar Economic Corridor is irreplaceable. As one of the "going global" enterprises of Yunnan Province, Shining Star Group invested a lot in Myanmar and provided favorable conditions for Myanmar's development. We looking forward there would be more enterprises could invest in Myanmar, like Shining Star Group. With the continuous progress of Sino-Myanmar cooperation, the staff of the Consulate General of Myanmar in Kunming has been increasing. The donation is just about the time. We are grateful for Shining Star Group`s substantial support for us. The two sides held a vehicle delivery ceremony and took a group photo at the end of the ceremony.
After the ceremony, U Soe Paing, the Consul General of Myanmar Consulate General in Kunming, had a symposium with Yan Yu, the Chairman of Shining Star Group, and his team members. The two sides had an in-depth exchange of views on the future development strategy of Shining Star Group, Myanmar's investment environment and other issues. Luke Lee, the President of Shining Star Group, Yan Jin, the Vice President, and Li Nan, Assistant to Chairman, attended the ceremony and symposium.
On May 15, the embassy of the republic of Uganda in China held investment promotion forum for Uganda-Yunnan in Kunming. The forum aims to promote the bilateral economic and trade cooperation between Uganda and Yunnan, and invites Yunnan enterprises to"go out"and invest in Uganda. Yan Yu, the chairman of Shining Star group was invited to attend.
At the forum, Yunnan enterprises such as Shining Star Group introduced their investment in Uganda. Yan Yu, the chairman of Shining Star Group, said: "It has been 26 years since the establishment of Shining Star Group in 1993. In recent years, the group has adjusted its development strategy and actively responded to the call of Yunnan government to‘go out'for development. In the past five years, the group has invested in Myanmar, Cambodia, Bangladesh, Africa and South America, etc. The group's project investment in Uganda is based on Uganda's political, social and natural environment, as well as foreign exchange and tax policies, etc. At the same time, the Ugandan government also provides one-stop service for Chinese enterprises. We hope that more enterprises can‘go out'and invest in Uganda and contribute to the construction of ‘One Belt And One Road'".
The ambassador of Republic of Uganda to China, H.E. DR. Chrispus Kiyonga, introduced in detail the investment projects, investment policies, investment environment and investment opportunities of tourism, agriculture, industry and mining, infrastructure and other projects in Uganda. The Uganda side also answered the questions raised by Yunnan entrepreneurs on Uganda's tourism, electricity price, coffee planting, agricultural product processing and cultural differences, and conducted on-site interaction and exchanges.
Yunnan provincial foreign affairs office, provincial department of commerce, provincial department of agriculture and rural affairs, provincial department of culture and tourism and other related units and their principals, as well as representatives of more than 40 enterprises in Yunnan province were invited to participate in the forum.