Working Visit Of YB Datuk Ahmad Maslan, Deputy Minister Of International Trade and Industry to Sabah, 5-6 November 2016
on November 7, 2016 at 10:07 am
YB Datuk Hj Ahmad Hj Maslan, Deputy Minister of International Trade and Industry recently made a working visit to Sabah from 5-6 November 2016. During his visit, the Deputy Minister took the opportunity to visit Mama Best Food Manufacturer Sdn Bhd. located at the Kota Kinabalu Industrial Park (KKIP).
Mama Best Food is one of the first Bumiputera companies in Sabah involved in the production of frozen food certified halal. The company is registered with SME Corp and MATRADE and has received assistance from SME Corp in their efforts to expand production. The company is now looking to expand its market beyond Sabah. Joining Datuk Ahmad during the visit were the CEO of KKIP, Mr Melvin Disimond as well as officers from MITI, MATRADE and SME Corp.
The visit was a good opportunity for MITI and its agencies to engage with local SME companies and entrepreneurs as well as identify potential companies that can be further developed through MITI and Agencies’ assistance programmes available.