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YB Dato' Seri Ong Ka Chuan, MITI Minister II participated in YAB Prime Minister's working visit to Hangzhou on 12 May 2017. Also present were the CEOs of SME Corp, MIDA and MATRADE. In conjunction with this visit, YAB Prime Minister visited Alibaba Headquarter where he was received by Jack Ma. Both sides exhanged views on Alibaba's success stories which could be replicated in our efforts to drive the national agenda on eCommerce, including the Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ). YAB Prime Minister also witnessed the MoU exchange between MDEC, Alibaba Group and the Hangzhou Municipal Government to explore possible collaboration towards encouraging SMEs to participate in global trade.
On 22 September 2016 in Putrajaya, YB Minister MITI, Dato’ Sri Mustapa Mohamed attended the signing ceremony of the agreement between General Electric (GE) and Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) for the sale of LEAP-1B engines to power 25 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft through CFM International, a 50-50 joint company between GE and Safran Aircraft Engines. GE also signed an MoU to collaborate with MAB in the area of leadership development and continuous improvement.
The signing ceremony was witnessed by YAB Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, MAB Chairman Tan Sri Mohd Nor Mohd Yusof and GE Chairman & CEO, Mr Jeff Immelt.
Earlier, the Minister was also in attendance during the courtesy call by Mr. Immelt and Mr. Wouter van Welsch CEO of GE ASEAN on YAB PM. During the discussion, GE noted the importance of Malaysia in the ASEANregion in terms of stability, growth and opportunities. YAB PM assured GE that the Government is committed to partner with companies such as GE to... Read More