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SMA Activities Report (April – June 2017)

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Mr. Joseph Lau Ka Hoo (President) attended the Opening Ceremony of International ICT Infrastructure and Digital Economy Conference Sarawak (IDECS) 2017 at Borneo Convention Centre Kuching on 3 April 2017. IDECS was jointly organized by Sarawak Centre of Performance Excellence (SCOPE) and Sarawak Information Systems Sdn Bhd (SAINS). Photo shows YAB Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg, the Chief Minister of Sarawak officiated the opening of the international event.

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A Briefing on Government Grant, Training Programme and Study Tour organized by MIT Academy was held on 4 April 2017 at SMA Meeting Room.

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The Briefing was presented by Mr. Anthony Ng (left), the Chief Executive Officer and Mr. Navin Manghan, the Vice President of MIT Academy.

04.04.17
5th Meeting for 36th SMA Council was held at SMA Meeting Room.

11.04.17
Dr Nur Aimi Mohd Nasir and Ms Ria Ridzuan, (Associates, Technology) National Graphene Action Plan 2020, NanoMalaysia Berhad (Nano) called on Mr. Joseph Lau Ka Hoo, the President of SMA. Nano is a Company Limited by Guarantee under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation.

This National Graphene Action Plan (NGAP) 2020 is the result of an extensive collaboration between government, private sector and academia to develop nanotechnology specifically through the usage of graphene in five selected key application areas namely lithium ion battery/ultracapacitor, rubber, plastics, conductive ink and nanofluid.

02.05.17
H.E. Mr. Attila Káli, Ambassador of Hungary in Malaysia paid a three-day official visit to Sarawak. Mr. Joseph Lau Ka Hoo (President) and Madam Rita Ting Leng Ping (Council Member) attended Sarawak- Hungary Business Forum organized by Ministry of Industrial & Entrepreneur Development, Trade & Investment (MIETI) Sarawak at Pullman Hotel, Kuching.

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Sarawak- Hungary Business Forum organized by Ministry of Industrial & Entrepreneur Development, Trade & Investment (MIETI) Sarawak on 2 May at Pullman Hotel, Kuching.

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YB Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan (centre), Minister of M I ETI was presenting a memento to H.E. Mr. Attila Káli after the latter made a courtesy call on him before they attended the Sarawak-Hungary Business Forum. Also seen here were YB Datuk Julaihi Narawi (left), Assistant Minister of Industrial Development (Investment and Promotion); YB Datuk Mohd Naroden Majais (2nd left), Assistant Minister of Entrepreneur Development and Dr. Emilia Fabian, the Hungarian Embassy's head of the Office of Economic Affairs.

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Mr. Joseph Lau Ka Hoo (2nd left ) the President of SMA attended Sarawak- Hungary Business Forum.

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Madam Rita Ting Leng Ping (left) Council Member of SMA attended Sarawak- Hungary Business Forum.

Embassy of Hungary in Kuala Lumpur
Address: Level 11, Wisma Goldhill, 67, Jalan Raja Chulan, 50200 Kuala Lumpur.
Tel: 03-20201072/73
Fax: 03-20221837
Email: consulate.kul@mfa.gov.hu
Website: kualalumpur.mfa.gov.hu/eng

05.05.17
Some members attended “Briefing on National E-payments initiatives, including PIN & Pay Implementation” at Bank Negara, Kuching. The briefing session was jointly organised by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) and the National Cards Group (NCG), chaired by Encik Tan Nyat Chuan, Director of Payment Systems Policy Department, BNM.

08.05.17
Mr. Ben Tien, the Vice-President and some members attended Engagement Session with Industry Representatives and Associations to identify issues related to employment of expatriates and foreign workers, organized by Workforce Development Unit, Chief Minister’s Office at M Hotel, Kuching.

09.05.17
The mother of Mr. Allen Lau Tiong Ing (Council Member) passed away peacefully on 7 May 2017. Mr. Joseph Lau (President), Mdm. Mariana Ung & Mr. Ben Tien (Vice-Presidents), Mr. Stephen Hii (Secretary-General), Mr. Tie Tung Wei (Treasurer), Mr. Stephen Ung (Assistant Treasurer), Mr. Lam Lee Onn and Mr. Stanley Lau (Council Members) paid their last respects to the late Mrs. Lau and expressed their condolences to the family.

09.05.17
Mr. Joseph Lau, the President attended Sarawak Economic Development Corporation (SEDC) 45th Anniversary Dinner at Riverside Majestic Hotel, Kuching.

10.05.17
Mr. Joseph Lau, the President attended the funeral of Mr. Allen Lau’s mother.

18.05.17
Some members attended the MoU signing ceremony between FAME International College and Alibaba.com and presentation to local Small and Medium Enterprises at the Waterfront Hotel Kuching (opposite General Post Office). Later, they participated in a round-table discussion with FAME and Alibaba representatives and other business leaders.

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Mr. Tan Nyat Chuan (left, Director of Payment Systems Policy Department under BNM) and Ms Winnie Khong (Representative from National Card Group[NCG]) during the media briefing on "Migration to Pin-Based Payment Cards" on 5 May 2017 at Bank Negara, Kuching.

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Engagement session between Workforce Development Unit and Industry Representatives held on 8 May 2017. The identified issues will be used in a comprehensive lab that will be held later to revise our policies, procedures and processes.

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Mr. Ben Tien(1st row, 2nd right), the Vice-President and some members attended the Engagement Session organized by Workforce Development Unit on 8 May 2017.

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Some members were invited to witness the MoU signing ceremony between FAME International College and Alibaba.com on 18 May 2017. Photo shows: Mr. Zhang Jun (1st row,left), the General Manager of Global Supplier Development of Alibaba.com and Mr David Chew, CEO of FAME International College, Kuching showed the Signed MoU.

18.05.17-21.05.17
A total of 280 exhibitors, including SMA member manufacturers had taken up 494 exhibition booths at the 3rd Sarawak Timber & Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Expo held at Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK). The biennial expo was jointly organised by the Sarawak Timber Industry Development Corporation (STIDC) and the Ministry of Industrial and Entrepreneur Development in conjunction with the state-level SME Week 2017.

YAB Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg, the Chief Minister of Sarawak officiated the opening of the international event. He was accompanied by Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan, who is also the Second Minister of Urban Development and Natural Resources cum Minister of Industrial and Entrepreneur Development, Sarawak.
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21.05.17
The Annual General Meeting 2017 was held at SMA premises.
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25.05.17
The father of Mr. Ben Tien Khiong Chin (Vice-President), Mr. Tien Chon Phaw, aged 109, passed away peacefully on 23 May 2017. Mr. Joseph Lau (President), Mdm. Mariana Ung (Vice-President), Mr. Sim Cho Phong (Deputy Secretary-General), Mr. Tie Tung Wei (Treasurer), Mr. Stephen Ung (Assistant Treasurer), Mr. Lam Lee Onn, Mdm. Josephine Li and Mr. Stanley Lau (Council Members) paid their last respects to the late Mr. Tien and expressed their condolences to the family.

27.05.17
Mr. Joseph Lau (the President), Mr. Tie Tung Wei (Treasurer) and Mr. Yeo Eng Hock (Executive Secretary) attended the funeral of Mr. Tien Chon Phaw.

30.05.17
Mr. Joseph Lau Ka Hoo, the President attended the 264th Sarawak Industrial Coordination Committee (ICC) Meeting at Wisma Bapa Malaysia, Kuching.

30.05.17
Mr. Allen Lau Tiong Ing (CouncilMember) attended Industrial Estate (Demak Laut Industrial Park) Maintenance Committee Meeting at Ministry of Industrial and Entrepreneur Development Sarawak.

Photo 1:
The mother of Mr. Allen Lau Tiong Ing (Council Member) passed away peacefully on 7 May 2017. SMA Council Members, led by Mr. Joseph Lau, the President paid their last respects to the late Mrs. Lau and expressed their condolences to the family on 9 May 2017. Photo shows: Mr. Allen Lau (4th left) was presenting a donation cheque to Mr. Tie Tung Wei, the Treasurer.

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The father of Mr. Ben Tien (Vice-President), Mr. Tien Chon Phaw, passed away peacefully on 23 May 2017. SMA Council Members led by Mr. Joseph Lau, the President paid a visit and expressed their condolences to the family on 25 May 2017.

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Mr. Joseph Lau, the President and Mr. Tie Tung Wei the Treasurer attended the funeral of Mr. Tien Chon Phaw on 27 May 2017. Photo shows: Mr. Lau and Mr. Tie paid their last respects to the late Mr. Tien.

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Mr. Ben Tien (4th left) was presenting a donation cheque to Mr. Tie Tung Wei, the Treasurer.

25.06.17
Mr. Joseph Lau (President), Mr. Stephen Hii (Secretary-General) and some members attended Hari Raya Aidilfitri open house hosted by YAB Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg, Chief Minister of Sarawak at Borneo Convention Centre Kuching. Besides that Mr. Stephen Hii and some Council Members and members paid Hari Raya visit to TYT Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud, the Yang di-Pertua Negeri; YB Datuk Julaihi Narawi, Assistant Minister for Coastal Road and His Excellency Mr. Jahar Gultom, the Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia in Kuching.
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Posted Date: 4 Sep 2017

Activities List

SMA Activities Report (April – June 2017)
Hari Raya Aidilfitri Visit on 25 June 2017
SMA Annual General Meeting 2017
Sarawak Timber and SME Expo 2017
SMA Activities Report (March 2017)
SMA Activities Report (January – February 2017)
SMA Activities Report (November - December 2016)
SMA Activities Report (October 2016)
Trade Mission to Indonesia
SMA Activities Report (August - September 2016)
SMA Activities Report (July 2016)
SMA Activities Report (April – June 2016)
Program Export Day 2016: Go the Extra Mile
SMA Activities Report (January – March 2016)
Launching Ceremony of the State-Level SK1M Scheme
SMA Activities Report (October - December 2015)
SMA 52th Anniversary Dinner
SMA Activities Report (July - September 2015)
Exporter Forum 2015
Courtesy Call on Consulate General of China & China National Day Reception
Furniture & Home Expo 2015
Called on Honorary Presidents on 17-09-2015
The Management of TM Sarawak visited SMA
Sarawak Grand Timber & SMEs Expo 2015
SMA Activities Report (April – June 2015)
SMA Activities Report (January – March 2015)
Dialogue Session with Deputy Prime Minister
Talks on GST
Review of Minimum Wage
MAJECA / JAMECA Joint Conference
GST Implementation Workshop
SMA Activities Report (October - December 2014)
SMA Activities Report (July - September 2014)
Talk on GST on 25 September 2014
SMA Activities Report (April – June 2014)
Briefing on Financial Assistance Programmes and Incentives for SMEs
Dialogue Session with Deputy Prime Minister
SMA Activities Report (January – March 2014)
SMA Activities Report (October - December 2013)
SMA Activities Report (July - September 2013)
SMA Golden Jubilee Dinner
SMA Activities Report (April - June 2013)
Courtesy Call on Assistant Minister of MID YB Tuan Haji Julaihi Bin Haji Narawi
SMA Activities Report (January – March 2013)
SMA Activities Report (October - December 2012)
Talk on SME Masterplan (2012 - 2020)
Briefing on Exploring Business Opportunities in Guangzhou and Johannesburg
SMA Activities Report (July - September 2012)
Sarawak Trade and Industrial Seminar 2012
Seminar on Opportunities in the Indonesian Market
SMA Activities Report (April - June 2012)
Courtesy Call on Director of DOSH
SMA Activities Report (January – March 2012)
Sarawak Furniture Industry Development Seminar 2012
New Year 2012 Gathering
SMA Activities Report (November - December 2011)
SMA Activities Report (October - November 2011)
MATRADE’s Programme and Dialogue 2011
SMA 48th Anniversary cum Fund Raising Dinner (2)
SMA 48th Anniversary cum Fund Raising Dinner (1)
Called on the Sponsors of SMA Fund Raising Dinner 2011
Sarawak Domestic Investment Seminar 2011
SMA Activities Report (July - September 2011)
Sarawak Economic Transformation Lab 2011
SMA Annual General Meeting 2011
Called on the Director of MITI Sarawak
Called on the Permanent Secretary of MID Sarawak
Micro Financing Open Day
SMA Activities Report (April - June 2011)
SMA Activities Report (January - March 2011)
4th Personal Development Training Course
Briefing on Loan Schemes And Environmental, Health & Safety Regulations
Sarawak Domestic Investment Dialogue and Seminar 2010
SMA Activities Report (October - December 2010)
SMA Activities Report (July - September 2010)
BIMP-EAGA Biz-Expo
High Commissioner of Bangladesh Visited SMA
SMA Activities Report (April - June 2010)
SMA Activities Report (January - March 2010)
SMA Activities Report (October - December 2009)
Buy Malaysia Products Expo (29 Oct - 1 Nov 2009)
Report on the Cost of Doing Business and Dialogue Session with MID
SMA Activities Report (July - September 2009)
SMA Council Members Paid a Visit to BCCK
SMA Activities Report (April - June 2009)
Briefing on Malaysia Benchmarking Index (MBI)
Seminar on Sustaining Malaysia's Competitiveness
Called on DCM and Heads of Government Agencies
SMA Activities Report (January - March 2009)
Buy Malaysia-Made Products Campaign 2009 (January)
SMA Activities Report (October - December 2008)
Personal Development Training Course
SMA Activities Report (July - September 2008)
Notice Board 2/2008
Annual General Meeting 2008 on 18 May 2008
SMA Activities Reports (April - June 2008)
Notice Board 1/2008
Briefing on National Single Window
SMA Activities Report (January - March 2008)
Secretary for Commerce of Maldives High Commission Visit SMA
SMA Activities Report (October - December 2007)
Notice Board 2/2007
Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Seminar
SMA 44th Anniversary Dinner on 11 August 2007
SMA Activities Report (July - September 2007)
SMA Activities Reports (April ¨C June 2007)
Seminar on Motivating Employees (in Mandarin)
Computer Course for Beginners
Notice Board 1/2007
SMA Activities Reports (January ¨C March 2007)
SMA Activities Report (October - December 2006)
SMA Activities Report (July - September 2006)
SMA Delegation visited Sabah International Expo (SIE)
3rd Talk on Computer and ICT
Seminar on Trends and Prospects in Agro-Food Produ
2006 Annual General Meeting
Director of Management Services Division of MATRADE visit SMA
Tax & Financial Planning Workshop
3rd Personal Development Training Course
Courtesy Call to Director of MIDA on 4 May 2006
2nd Talk on ICT (Mandarin Session)
SMA Activities Report (April - June 2006)
Workshop on Cost Reduction
Trade Exhibition in Conjunction with Gerak Usahawan Negeri Sarawak 2006
MATRADE Board of Director Visited SMA & TOCC
Briefing on Market Development Grant (MDG)
Organizing Chairman of SIE visited SMA
Notice Board 1/2006
SMA Activities Report (January - March 2006)
Workshop on Amended Sarawak Labour Ordinance (in Mandarin)
Briefing on Human Resource Requirement
Notice Board 4/2005
SMA Activities Report (October - December 2005)
Workshop on Amended Sarawak Labour Ordinance (in Mandarin)
SMA Activities Report (July - September 2005)
SMA 42nd Anniversary Dinner on 24-9-2005 at Thian Court
Sarawak Investment & Trade Dialogue and Seminar on Opportunities in Manufacturing and Related Service
Workshop on Safe Handling of Chemicals Hazardous to Health at Workplace
Corporate Information Update
SMA Activities Report (April - June 2005)
42nd Anniversary Dinner
Workshop on Safe Handling of Chemicals Hazardous to Health at Workplace
SMA Activities Report (January - March 2005)
Seminar on Globalization on 9.12.2004
Hari Raya Aidilfitri Visit on 14.11.04
Seminar on Food Packaging for Small & Medium Scale Food Industries on 13-10-2004
Sarawak Machinery & Technology Exhibition (S-Matex)
Seminar on How to Implement an Effective ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management System
SMA Activities Report (October - December 2004)
Message from Mr Chai Foh Chin, Immediate Past President & Honorary President of SMA
SMA Working Committee 2004-2005
Notice Board 3/2004
A Visit to Sabah International Expo (SIE) 2004 at Sutera Harbour KK from 8 to 10 September 2004
Launching Ceremony of the Sarawak Business Development & Promotion 2004 (Conference, Expo & Entrepreneur Award) at Sarawak Tourism Complex Kuching on 7 September 2004
Seminar on Cargo Transportation: Enhancing Business Competitiveness at Crowne Plaza Riverside on 25 August 2004
Dialogue Session - Minister of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs at Kuching Hilton Hotel on 6 August 2004
Seminar on Food Safety for Agro Food Production & Food Industries at Kuching Hilton Hotel on 22-23 July 2004
Dinner cum Briefing on RHB Bank Products at Hornbill Restaurant on 21 July 2004
Seminar on Trade & Investment Sarawak on 5 July 2004 at Taipei, Taiwan
SMA Activity Report (July - September 2004)
Notice Board 2/2004
SMA Activity Report (April ¨C June 2004)
Visit to Industrial Training Institute, Kota Samarahan
Seminar on Income Tax Self-Assessment 2004
Seminar on Income Tax Self-Assessment 2004 (Mandarin Session)
SMA Activity Report (January - March 2004)
Notice Board 1/2004
Meeting of instant noodle manufacturers and distributors.
Director of Mailfast, Darwin, Australia visited SMA.
Director of HKTDC visited SMA.
Seminar on Tax Audit and Company Directors on 2-3-2004 at Kuching Hilton Hotel.
Launching of Demonstration Project on Cleaner Technology for Sustainable Development on 18-2-2004 at Sundrop Fruit Juices Berhad.
Seminar on Cleaner Technology for Sustainable Development on 18-2-2004 at Kuching Hilton Hotel.
Seminar on Income Tax Self-Assessment 2004
Seminar on ˇ°Food Safety and Qualityˇ±
Presentation of Presidential Appreciation Awards
40th Anniversary Dinner and Relaunch of SMA Website
Notice Board 3/2003
Presentation of Research Report on ˇ°Market Orientation and Competitivenessˇ±
Courtesy Call to Permanent Secretary of MID
Courtesy Call to Assistant Inspector of the Islamic Affair
Seminar on Safety at and in the Workplace
Economic and Commercial Counsellor, Embassy of Spain visited SMA.
Seminar on Intellectual Property on 16 September 2003 at Merdeka Palace Hotel, Kuching.
Dialogue Session with Minister of International Trade and Industry.
Courtesy call to Director of SMIDEC.
Dialogue Session between Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs and Private Sectors.
Meeting on Economic Stimulus Package.
Sarawak Manufacturers` Association Membership Directory 2003
Seminar on Intellectual Property (Trade Mark, Patent and Industrial Design)

 

 

 


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