Perak Investment Management Centre or better known as InvestPerak, was established on 24th January 2006 to serve as the First Point of Contact for Investors in the manufacturing and services sectors in Perak. It primarily acts as the principal investment promotion agency of the Perak State Government and reports directly to the Chief Minister of Perak.
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Perak International Trade Expo 2019 (PIEX’19) to boost B2B, B2G opportunities KUALA LUMPUR: The Perak government will host the largest integrated trade exposition, Perak International Trade Exposition (PIEX) to boost Business to Business (B2B) and Business to Government (B2G) opportunities for Perakians. PIEX, an inaugural exposition organised by the state, is expected to provide Perak-based businesses a leverage through business matching activities, seminars, products showcase and networking sessions to gather insights on the current trends, strategies and innovations, as well as digitalised technologies. The four-day expo will be held from Nov 14 to Nov 17 at the Indera Mulia Stadium in Ipoh. More than 300 local and international exhibitors will participate in the event. Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Faizal Azumu said the exposition targeted the B2B and B2G market to promote the state as the top choice for trade and investment partners. “It represents a platform to boost trade, business, investment and economic opportunities among domestic and global industry players. “The event will focus on economic sectors, such as manufacturing, tourism, construction, education, electronics and electrical, natural resources sector, property investment, transportation and the automotive industry,” he said in a speech read by Perak Executive Council Committee chairman for Investment and Corridor Development Datuk Seri Mohammad Nizar Jamaluddin at the PIEX 2019 official launch ceremony the Matrade Exhibition Convention Centre yesterday. Nizar is also the PIEX Organising Committee chairman, who was appointed to lead and ensure the success of the event. Present at the launch was Deputy International Trade and Industry Minister Dr Ong Kian Ming, State Youth and Sports Development Committee chairman Howard Lee and InvestPerak Malaysia chief executive officer Sayed Shariffuddin Sayed Shamshuddin. At least 30,000 visitors are expected to attend the expo, which is aimed at fulfilling the vision and mission outlined in the Industrial Revolution 4.0 Plan. “This is inline with government’s Shared Prosperity Vision (SPV2030) blueprint meant to encourage development towards a competitive and inclusive society to make us a high-income nation,” he added. Meanwhile, Nizar said the event would see the participation of major Perak-based manufacturers, small- and medium-scale enterprises (SMEs) and foreign investors from countries such as China, Japan, India, Vietnam, and the Philippines. “The expo is a good platform for business expansion and to make new connections for future ventures into new markets.” Apart from the trade exhibition from key industries, Nizar said the PIEX would bring together government agencies and departments to provide the latest information on investment opportunities and policies and to facilitate direct engagement with investors. PIEX is co-organised by InvestPerak and Perak Chinese Chamber of Commerce, supported by Perak Malay Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Perak Indian Chamber of Commerce, Malaysian Chamber of Commerce, National Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Malaysia, Malaysian International Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (Perak). There are five component events running in parallel during PIEX 2019. They are the Pangkor Dialogue, International Trade and Investment Expo, Perak Startup Festival, Perak Halal Expo, and the Perak-Indian Trade and Investment Convention. “A key highlight of PIEX will be the Pangkor Dialogue, an international conference held concurrently with PIEX, which will feature knowledgeable and influential speakers and guests representing diverse sectors to share their insights and expertise on issues impacting the world to enhance industry knowledge among peers and industry players. “PIEX will also feature international industry players, such as Vale, Perak’s largest foreign investor which will be take part as the event’s Platinum sponsor.” - NST
Grand Launch Ceremony of Perak International Expo 2019 (PIEX’19)! Sincere appreciation to YAB Dato’ Seri Ahmad Faizal Dato' Azumu, YB Dato' Seri Ir Hj Mohammad Nizar Jamaluddin, YB Howard Lee 李存孝, YB Dr. Ong Kian Ming - 王建民, YB Tan Kar Hing 陈家兴 , Pejabat Setiausaha Kerajaan Negeri Perak, Digital Perak and all stakeholders for your full support in making this grand launch ceremony a success. Come and join us on 14-17 November 2019! #PIEX2019
InvestPerak and Perak Indian Chamber of Commerce (PICC) yesterday have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to support PICC in organizing Perak India Trade & Investment Convention (PITIC) which is in conjunction with Perak International Expo 2019 (PIEX’19) between 14-17 November 2019 at Stadium Indera Mulia, Ipoh. The ceremony was witnessed by YB Dato' Seri Ir Hj Mohammad Nizar Jamaluddin. The main objective of PITIC is to promote Perak as a conducive place for trade and investment especially among southern region of the Asian continent. #PIEX #PITIC
Syarikat Taiwan hari ini mengumumkan untuk melabur RM40 juta bagi pembinaan kilang baharu di kawasan perusahaan Kamunting ketika lawatan kerja YB Dato' Seri Ir Hj Mohammad Nizar Jamaluddin hari ini. Hasrat syarikat untuk memuktamadkan pelaburan mereka menunjukkan keyakinan para pelabur untuk terus melabur di Negeri Perak. http://bernama.com/bm/news.php?id=1775848
KAMUNTING: Toyo Tyre Malaysia Sdn Bhd (TTM) has expanded its production plant with a state-of-the-art building. The RM813mil phase two (stage one) manufacturing facility located on a 59.9ha site at the Kamunting Raya industrial area, is divided into two stages that includes the construction of the plant and installation of additional production equipment. Read more at https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2019/10/04/rolling-out-tyres-globally#Os9TWMUze5dGlgrt.99
Pada hari ini InvestPerak dengan kerjasama Jakoa Negeri Perak/Kedah telah menganjurkan Program Perkampungan Angkat Orang Asli bersama masyarakat orang asal di Kg Redang Punggor, Chenderong Balai. Pelbagai aktiviti dijalankan seperti gotong royong mengecat dan membersih surau, memperindah padang bola, mengemas dewan orang ramai dan lain-lain. Program yang julung kali diadakan ini bertujuan bagi menyahut saranan murni YAB Menteri Besar Perak, Dato’ Seri Ahmad Faizal Dato' Azumu dan Kerajaan Negeri Pejabat Setiausaha Kerajaan Negeri Perak untuk setiap agensi dan GLC Negeri mendekati masyarakat orang asal bagi membantu meningkatkan taraf hidup, ekonomi dan pengetahuan mereka dari semasa ke semasa.
Thank you so much EU-Malaysia Chamber of Commerce and Industry for welcoming us and we appreciate your full support in helping us to promote Perak International Expo 2019 which will be held on 14 - 17 November 2019 at Stadium Indera Mulia, Ipoh Perak. Do come and join us! #PIEX19
Kunjungan Hormat dan pertemuan delegasi Kerajaan Negeri Perak bersama YB Dato’ Teng Chang Khim, EXCO Industri & Pelaburan Negeri Selangor diketuai oleh YB Dato' Seri Ir Hj Mohammad Nizar Jamaluddin telah diadakan semalam di Shah Alam bagi berkongsi idea dalam menarik lebih banyak pelaburan serta mempromosi penganjuran program Perak International Expo (PIEX’19) yang akan berlangsung pada 14-17 November 2019 bertempat di Stadium Indera Mulia, Ipoh. #PIEX’19