SMA Council Members led by Mr. Joseph Lau, the President called on YB Dato Sri Wong Soon Koh, Minister of International Trade and E-Commerce & Minister of Finance (II), Sarawak. They invited the Minister to attend SMA 55th Anniversary Dinner. Other participants included Madam Mariana Ung (Vice-President), Mr. Sim Cho Phong (Deputy Secretary-General), Mr. Tie Tung Wei (Treasurer), Mr. Stephen Ung (Assistant Treasurer), Madam Rita Ting (Council Member) and Mr. Yeo Eng Hock (Executive Secretary).
SMA Council Members led by Mr. Joseph Lau, the President called on YB Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hassan, Deputy Chief Minister cum Minister of Industrial and Entrepreneurial Development, Sarawak. They invited the Minister to declare opening ceremony of SMA Run. Other participants included Madam Mariana Ung (Vice-President), Mr. Stephen Hii (Secretary-General), Mr. Sim Cho Phong (Deputy Secretary-General) and Mr. Allen Lau (Council Member).
10th Meeting for 36th SMA Council was held at SMA Meeting Room.
Mr. Stephen Hii (Secretary-General), Mr. Sim Cho Phong (Deputy Secretary-General) and Madam Rita Ting (Council Member) attended the Launching of Longi (Kuching) Sdn Bhd. This event was officiated by the Chief Minister of Sarawak, YAB Datuk Patinggi Abang Haji Abdul Rahman Zohari Bin Tun Abang Haji Openg
During the Speech of the Chief Minister, YAB expressed that Sarawak is the only state in Malaysia where the company produces the entire solar value chain from polycrystalline silicon (Tokuyama Malaysia Sdn Bhd) in Samalaju to solar ingots, wafers, cells and modules (Longi [Kuching] Sdn Bhd) in Sama Jaya High Tech Park, Kuching.
Longi [Kuching] Sdn Bhd is a subsidiary of Longi Group of China. Longi mono-crystalline Silicon has developed into the largest Mono-crystalline silicon product manufacturer in the world since 2015, and it established a new overseas production base in Malaysia in 2016.
Mr. Joseph Lau Ka Hoo, the President attended the 272nd Sarawak Industrial Coordination Committee (ICC) Meeting at Wisma Bapa Malaysia, Kuching.
Mr. Sim Cho Phong (Organising Chairman), Mr. Stephen Hii (Organising Secretary), Mr. Louis Hii, Mr. Stephen Ang and Mr. Stephen Ung (Committee Members) attended SMA Run Organising Committee meeting.
The Organising Committee Members of SMA 55th Anniversary Dinner called on Mr. Li Wing Fong, Honorary President cum dinner sponsor. The Committee invited Mr. Li to attend the dinner. Participants included Mr. Lam Lee Onn (Organising Chairman), Mr. Joseph Lau Ka Hoo (President), Mr. Sim Cho Phong (Deputy Secretary-General) and Mr. Tie Tung Wei (Treasurer).
Final Organising Meeting of SMA 55th Anniversary Dinner & SMA Run were held at Yung Kong Office, Wisma Hii Yii Ngiik, Kuching. Participants included Mr. Sim Cho Phong (SMA Run Organising Chairman), Mr. Lam Lee Onn (Dinner Organising Chairman), Mr. Joseph Lau (President), Mr. Stephen Hii (Secretary-General), Mr. Tie Tung Wei (Treasurer) and Mr. Stephen Ung (Assistant Treasurer).
SMA was established on 20 February 1963. This year, Sarawak Manufacturers’ Association (SMA) is celebrating its 55th Anniversary. In conjunction with 55th Anniversary Celebration, SMA organised the first ever SMA Run, which attracted 1,200 participants.
SMA was established on 20 February 1963.In conjunction with 55th Anniversary Celebration, SMA 55th Anniversary Dinner was held at Imperial Hotel Kuching, as the culmination of the 55th Anniversary Celebration.
The Annual General Meeting 2018 was held at SMA premises. The new office-bearers (2018-2019) of SMA were elected at the AGM.
Some members attended “GST 6% to 0%” Workshop at Chemsain Auditorium, Rock Road Kuching. In order to help businessmen in understanding how to deal with these changes, AccountSoft was launching the “GST 6% to 0%” workshop to guide them in dealing with these key issues during the transitional period. A tax expert trainer explained the impact of the restoration of SST on the businesses, so that no matter it's GST or SST, they would have gained the knowledge to run their business smoothly.
1st Meeting for 37th SMA Council was held at SMA Meeting Room. Election among elected Council Members to be the various office-bearers during the Meeting.
Mr. Sim Cho Phong (Vice-President) and Mr. Stephen Hii (Secretary-General) attended Indonesia - Sarawak Cultural Night in appreciation for HE Bapak Jahar Gultom as the Consul General of The Republic of Indonesia for Sarawak period 2015-2018. The dinner was organized by the Consulate General of Indonesia in Kuching, at Hilton Hotel Kuching.