San Francisco: Trade and investment missions to the United States (US) organized before the start of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) have succeeded in generating at least RM8.33 billion in total, said Investment, Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri. Tengku Zafrul said. Tengku Abdul Aziz.
In a press conference with Malaysian media today, he said the companies include Abbott Laboratories, Mondelez International, Umstead Rail, Hematogenics, PerkinElmer, Ford Motor Company, Boeing, Amazon Web Services, Eno Bix and Lam Research are included, he said.
“In addition to the investment mission, the Ministry of Investment, Trade and Industry (Miti) also organized a meeting between Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and US technology giants such as Google, Enovix Corporation, Microsoft, TikTok and TPG.” he said. He said.
Commenting on his participation in the 34th APEC Ministerial Meeting, Tengku Zafrul said that the emphasis was on economic integration through enhanced cooperation among APEC member countries, especially in the economic field.
The focus was also on the interests of ensuring regional stability and encouraging all APEC economies to redouble their efforts towards realizing Putrajaya Vision 2040 amidst the current geopolitics and geo-economics.
“Most importantly, our presence and our respective consulting teams here will ensure that Malaysia’s interests are secured under the international platform,” he said. added. – Bernama