Invest Kedah Berhad participated in a Briefing Session on the Implementation of the E10 Program from the Kulim Municipal Council (MPKK) located at Wisma Darul Aman, Alor Setar, Kedah. The briefing was chaired by Mr. Muhamad Mahazi bin Haji Ibrahim, Director of the Kedah State Economic Planning Division (BPEN) cum as Chief Executive Officer of Invest Kedah Berhad.
The E10 initiative is a new express construction permit initiative and is offered by the local authority of the Kulim Kedah Municipal Council (MPKK). In formulating and developing this initiative, the Malaysian Productivity Corporation (MPC) Northern Region has helped provide advisory services and conduct engagement activities with the Kulim Municipal Council, industry players and technical agencies to ensure that what is designed is practical and can be implemented based on existing regulations.
This initiative makes Kedah the state of choice for investors who have advantages and potential as a major investment destination in Malaysia. The results of today’s implementation saw the success of ASPEN Glove’s factory which was able to operate and obtain a certificate of completion and compliance (CCC) as well as a business license within 10 months.