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Y.B. Datuk Chua Tee Yong, Deputy Minister of International Trade and Industry (MITI) officiated RUAG Aviation Malaysia (RUAG) 1st component Maintenance, Repair & Overall (MRO) facility in KLIA Aeropolis Subang on 17 November 2016. RUAG’s service center in Malaysia will provide MRO services for aircraft component, particularly turboprop and helicopters to local customers as well as those in the region. RUAG is also an authorised service center for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) such as Airbus Helicopters, Bell, Bombardier, Cirrus, Cessna, Diamond, Dassault Aviation, Embraer, Leonardo-Finmeccanica (Agusta Westland), Piaggio, Sikorsky, Pilatus, Piper and Mooney.
With the opening of RUAG Aviation Malaysia, it sets another milestone towards Malaysia’s vision to become a leading regional aerospace player by the year 2030. The aerospace industry, particularly the MRO sub-sector, will continue to be a vibrant and thriving industry in the years to come, given that the Asia... Read More
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...
A Townhall Session with Deputy Minister of International Trade and Industry, YB Datuk Haji Ahmad bin Haji Maslan was conducted on 10 October 2016 to get feedback on the issues and challenges faced by SMEs in Malaysia, get recommendations for improvement of existing SME development programmes and provide information on the National SME Development Bill which is being drafted. The session was organised by the Ministry of International Trade & Industry together with SME Corp. Malaysia.
YB Datuk Haji Ahmad bin Haji Maslan, Timbalan Menteri (Industri), MITI merasmikan pelancaran kilang Scientex Great Wall Sdn Bhd di Halal Hub Selangor, Pulau Indah. Scientex Great Wall Sdn Bhd, dengan pelaburan Bi-axially Oriented Polypropylene Plant atau ringkasnya BOPP bernilai RM250 juta adalah usaha sama antara Scientex Berhad dan Futamura Chemical dari Jepun. Scientex kini berkembang maju dalam segmen pembungkusan pengguna. Kilang BOPP baru di Pulau Indah ini mempunyai kapasiti tahunan sebanyak 60,000 tan metrik, menjana jualan serantau potensi RM450 juta setahun apabila mencecah kapasiti penuh. Kemudahan baru akan menawarkan pelbagai produk komprehensif film pembungkusan pengguna, dan membolehkan Scientex untuk mengembangkan pasarannya dalam pasaran makanan dan minuman di Malaysia dan Asia Pasifik. Kilang BOPP yang baru ini direka dari awal pembinaan dengan mengambilkira kejuruteraan berdasarkan premis Japan Quality, South East Asian Cost.
YBM MITI, YB Dato’ Sri Mustapa Mohamed chaired a Dialogue session with council members from the Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM) on 22 September 2016. Senior representatives from related Government ministries and agencies namely the Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Home Affairs, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Human Resource, Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Higher Education, Ministry of Domestic Trade, Co-operative and Consumerism, Ministry of Transport, Malaysian Quarantine and Inspection Services, Royal Malaysian Customs Department, Malaysia Competition Commission, Social Security Organisation and Human Resources Development Fund also attended the Dialogue.
The objective of the Dialogue was to enhance networking and share views on the development of the manufacturing sector, issues and challenges faced by the sector. In addition, the Dialogue also sought to gather suggestions and ideas to enhance the growth of the industry and to... Read More
YBM MITI , YB Dato' Sri Mustapa Mohamed mempengerusikan sesi Dialog dengan ahli-ahli majlis Persekutuan Pekilang-Pekilang Malaysia (FMM) pada 22 September 2016. Wakil-wakil kanan daripada kementerian dan agensi Kerajaan yang berkaitan iaitu Kementerian Kewangan, Kementerian Dalam Negeri, Kementerian Pendidikan, Kementerian Sumber Manusia, Kementerian Pertanian, Kementerian Kesihatan, Kementerian Pengajian Tinggi, Kementerian Perdagangan Dalam Negeri, Koperasi dan Kepenggunaan, Kementerian Pengangkutan, Jabatan Perkhidmatan Kuarantin dan Pemeriksaan Malaysia, Jabatan Kastam Diraja Malaysia, Suruhanjaya Persaingan Malaysia, Pertubuhan Keselamatan Sosial dan Pembangunan Sumber Manusia Berhad turut menghadiri Dialog tersebut.
Objektif Dialog ini adalah untuk meningkatkan jalinan hubungan dan berkongsi pandangan mengenai pembangunan sektor pembuatan, isu-isu dan cabaran yang dihadapi. Di samping itu, Dialog itu juga bertujuan untuk mengumpul cadangan dan idea untuk meningkatkan... Read More
YB Datuk Haji Ahmad Maslan, Deputy Minister (Industry) MITI today held an official visit to Algaetech International Sdn Bhd located in Technology Park Malaysia, Bukit Jalil. YB Datuk Haji Ahmad Maslan had the opportunity to visit the Algae Culturing Plant and launch the Algaetech's Astaxanthin Beta Plant while witnessing the Exchange of Agreement and MOU between Algaetech International Sdn Bhd INAUNEW Indonesia and Bio-Life.
Algaetech International Sdn Bhd is one of the companies that has received assistance and guidance from SME Corp. Malaysia and Bioeconomy Corporation under the Bionext initiatives. Bionext initiative is one of the component under the High Impact Program 5, SME Master Plan 2012-2020, which aims to foster and integrate high-growth Malaysian SMEs into global chains. Throughout the company's involvement in this program, Algaetech has implemented a business action plan with guidance from various parties as well as received financial assistance in the form of a... Read More
Official Visit YBTM (Trade) YB Datuk Chua Tee Yong to the Halal Industry Development Corporation
(HDC) took place on 29 August, 2016 at the Global Halal Support Centre, Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya. The delegation was welcomed by the Chief Executive Officer of HDC YBhg. Dato' Seri Jamil Bidin and Senior Management.
Among the agenda of the visit is a special briefing on the role of HDC in Malaysia such as Global Scenario of Halal Industry in Malaysia, Halal Industry Master Plan, Halal Industry achievements and Q&A session. YB Datuk Chua was also taken around Global Halal Support Centre where there are showcases of halal products displayed.
The event ended with a friendly session with the HDC's staff and signing on “guest book”.