Leiking to lead trade, investment mission to Japan, South Korea

KUALA LUMPUR: International Trade and Industry (MITI) Minister, Datuk Darell Leiking will be leading a trade and investment mission to Japan from Oct 14 to 17, and South Korea from Oct 18 to 21, 2018.

In a statement yesterday, the ministry said the mission would comprise officers from MITI, Malaysian Investment Development Authority, Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation, State Governments such as Penang, Melaka and Terengganu, as well as 76 representatives from local companies.

“This mission is an important annual engagement for the government to continue enhancing bilateral economic and trade relations between Malaysia and Japan, as well as South Korea,” it said.

During the Mission, Leiking will meet with his counterpart in Tokyo and attend business seminars in Tokyo, Osaka and Seoul to promote business and investment opportunities in Malaysia.

The programme will also include one-to-one business meetings and business matching sessions with selected captains of industry, as well as, small and medium enterprises.

Source: Bernama