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CM Leads Mission On Tanjung Manis Halal Hub To Tokyo

July 3, 2012


Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud

KUCHING: Chief Minister Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud will deliver a keynote address and launch the one-day Tanjung Manis Halal Hub seminar at Mitsubishi Corporation in Tokyo, Japan, today.

Others who will also speak at the seminar will be senior advisor to the Board of Mitsubishi Corporation and former chairman Misako Sasaki and Japan Malaysia Association chief director Takakazu Ogawa.

The launching ceremony will be followed by a presentation by panel members comprising Malaysian Investment Development Authority (Tokyo) director Mohd Hashim Abdul Ghani, State Planning Unit director Datu Ismawi Ismuni and director of the Halal Hub Unit in the Chief Minister’s Department Samat Junai.

According to a press release yesterday, Ismawi will talk on Investment and Business Opportunity in Sarawak Corridor of Renewable Energy (SCORE) while Samat will speak on Investment and Business Opportunities in Tanjung Manis Halal Hub.

“Advisor of Regional Corridor Development Agency and former federal minister Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz will give a special address on Malaysian Investment and Economic Review followed by closing remarks by Koichi Wada, general manager and chief executive of Mitsubishi Corporation Malaysia,” the statement said.

Second Minister for Resource Planning and Environment and Minister for Industrial Development and Public Utilities Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hassan will also deliver a closing remark at the seminar.

Taib and members of the delegation will also visit the Mitsubishi Corporation Museum, Sony Showroom Square, and have a lunch meeting with Hitachi Limited and visit the SME University.

Other members of the delegation are state secretary Tan Sri Datuk Amar Mohd Morshidi Abdul
Ghani, assistant ministers Datuk Mohd Naroden Majais, Datu Len Talif Salleh and Julaihi Narawi, Tanjung Manis MP Datuk Norah Abdul Rahman and permanent secretary to the Ministry of Resource Planning and Environment Datu Sudarsono Osman.

(Source: Borneo Post Online, 3 July 2012)