Invest Kedah Berhad held a meeting with potential investors from China at Invest Kedah Berhad, Wisma Darul Aman, Alor Setar, Kedah. After the meeting, a site visit session was also organized as part of the briefing to the investors.
The Chinese delegation visited the Kedah Science Technology Park (KSTP) to gain a deeper understanding of the investment potential in the state of Kedah.
Emphasis was placed on infrastructure, technological innovation, and business opportunities available in the state. It is hoped that this visit will be a significant step in strengthening the business relationship between the two parties.
Invest Kedah Berhad was represented by Mr. Noor Ikhsan bin Abd Aziz, Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Abdul Muti bin Abd Hamid, General Manager Pre-Investment and Mr. Mohamad Shaukhi bin Che Lah, General Manager Post-Investment.
Invest Kedah Berhad participated in a factory tour at Intel Technology Sdn. Bhd., located in Kulim Hi-Tech Park, Kulim. The factory operates in the Electrical and Electronics industry, producing semiconductor devices for the international market.
This session was organized to observe and gain insights into the operational processes at the factory. Additionally, the meeting discussed current issues related to the company’s expansion projects.
Invest Kedah Berhad was represented by Mr. Noor Ikhsan bin Abd Aziz, Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Abdul Muti bin Abd Hamid, General Manager Pre-Investment Manager, and Mr. Mohamad Shaukhi bin Che Lah, General Manager Post-Investment.
Invest Kedah Berhad organized a factory visit session to Ichen Industries Sdn Bhd located in Sungai Petani, Kedah. This manufacturing facility is involved in producing products for both the local and international markets.
The purpose of this visit is to observe the factory’s operations and gather additional information related to current issues. The factory visit session was also attended by the Investor Relations Manager of Invest Kedah Berhad, Mr. Azizuddin Anuar.
Invest Kedah Berhad together with the State Investment Services Agency (BPEN) and the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) conducted strategic visits to outstanding sites in Kulim Hi-Tech Park. On the day, we visited Celestica Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., Risen Solar Technology Sdn. Bhd., and Aixtron Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. The purpose of this visit is to understand the latest needs and issues faced by manufacturers and then find a space for the state government, MIDA and related investment agencies to help.
This visit is one of the state government’s efforts to ensure that the welfare of investors who have invested in Kedah is safeguarded and that the issues faced can be resolved.
Invest Kedah Berhad has organized a visit to the company LITE Kable Sdn Bhd, located in the Sungai Petani Industrial Area, Kedah.
This visit was conducted to assess the current conditions and the company’s manufacturing operations, as well as to obtain information related to current issues. The visit was also attended by Invest Kedah Berhad’s Industrial Relations Manager, Mr. Azizuddin bin Anuar.
Invest Kedah Berhad participated in the 7th edition of the 2023 Selangor International Business Summit held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC). Invest Kedah Berhad used this opportunity to conduct networking sessions with industry players and provide information about investment opportunities in the state of Kedah.
The program was launched by the Chief Minister of Selangor, YAB Dato’ Seri Amiruddin Shari, and was attended by Mr. Noor Ikhsan bin Abd Aziz, Chief Operating Officer, and YB Dr. Haim Hilman Abdullah, Exco for Industry and Investment, Higher Education, Science, Technology, and Innovation, who were invited by the state of Selangor and visited the expo booth.
The Selangor International Business Summit (SIBS) 2023 program aims to be a platform for local entrepreneurs looking to explore larger markets, especially within the ASEAN region, and to create opportunities to attract foreign investors into the healthcare sector and commercialize innovative academic products. Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have also expressed their participation.
Invest Kedah Berhad, represented by the Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Noor Ikhsan bin Abd Aziz, along with the delegation from the State Government of Kedah, conducted a working visit to the construction site of the AT&S Malaysia factory located in Kulim Hi-Tech Park (KHTP) Kulim.
The Kedah State Government delegation, led by YAB Dato Seri Haji Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor, included YB Dr. Haim Hilman Abdullah, Exco for Industry and Investment, Higher Education, Science, Technology & Innovation, Dr. Haji Nadzman Mustaffa, Deputy State Secretary (Management), Tuan Haji Mohd Zaini bin Haji Ramli, Kulim District Officer, and Dato Haji Elmi Yusoff, Chairman of the Kulim Municipal Council.
The delegation was welcomed by Ingolf Schroeder, Executive Vice President & Member of the Board of Directors of AT&S, Vittorio Villari, Managing Director of AT&S Malaysia, and Markus Sterba, Technical Project Director of AT&S Malaysia.
The Chief Minister received a briefing on the project’s progress from the AT&S team and exchanged views on the project and its future in Malaysia.
In addition, the delegation also visited the K1 production building, which is nearing completion in the first phase and is expected to commence operations in 2024.
Apart from Europe, AT&S currently operates in several locations in Austria, China, India, and South Korea.
Invest Kedah Berhad, with YB Dr. Haim Hilman Abdullah, Exco for Industry and Investment, Higher Education, Science, Technology, and Innovation, held a meeting with the Kulim Industrial Tenants Association (KITA) at KISMEC Kulim. The KITA delegation was led by Mr. Chong Nee Hwa, the Vice President of KITA, and the Executive Director of Fuji Electric.
Invest Kedah Berhad was represented by Mr. Noor Ikhsan bin Abd Aziz, Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Abdul Muti bin Abdul Hamid, General Manager Pre-Investment, and Mr. Mohamad Shaukhi bin Che Lah, General Manager Post-Investment.
The meeting session began with an introduction to KITA and the activities carried out by KITA, including community and CSR activities. They also took this opportunity to discuss issues that are of concern to ensure the smooth progress of planned developments.
Invest Kedah Berhad participated in the International Greentech & Eco Products Exhibition & Conference Malaysia (IGEM) 2023, held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC).
The main objective of IGEM this year was to bring together exhibitors showcasing groundbreaking ideas, innovations, and technologies that drive transformation in the industry. It also hosted a conference to encourage visionary thinking in the field of green technology. IGEM’s business matching sessions, which are always well-received, were also held to boost the green economy.
Furthermore, Invest Kedah Berhad utilized this opportunity to network with industry players and provide insights into investment opportunities in the state of Kedah.
The program was inaugurated by YAB Dato’ Sri Haji Fadillah Haji Yusof, Deputy Prime Minister, representing YAB Dato’ Seri Anwar Ibrahim, Prime Minister of Malaysia, and took place at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) from October 4th to 6th, 2023. For more information, please visit www.igem.my .