KOREA PRODUCTS SHOW & BUSINESS MEETING 2007
The Korea Products Show & Business Meeting 2007 is organised by the Gyeonggi Provincial Government and the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency Kuala Lumpur (KOTRA). This event, held previously in 2003 and 2005, is organised for the sole purpose of promoting stronger business ties between Korean and Malaysian business community, and will feature wide categories of Korean products such as home and personal appliances; electrical and electronic products; medical and health products; machines tools; auto parts; chemical products; and IT and security products. Over 40 companies have been chosen to represent Gyeonggi Province in South Korea to exhibit and conduct business talks with potential Malaysian business partners in this exhibition and business meeting.
The event will be officiated by Deputy Minister of the Ministry of International Trade & Industry, YB Dato' Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah.
Details as follows:
DATE : 30 MAY 2007 (WEDNESDAY)
TIME : 9.30 AM
VENUE : FOYER OF MAHKOTA BALLROOM,
BALL ROOM FLOOR HOTEL ISTANA KUALA LUMPUR
Arrival of VIPs and Guests / Media Registration
Arrival of Guest of Honour, YB Dato' Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah
Deputy Minister of the Ministry of International Trade & Industry
Multimedia Presentation on Gyeonggi Province entitled "Global Inspiration - Gyeong Gi-Do"
Speech by Assistant Governor of Gyeonggi Province, Mr Jeon Tai Heon
Speech by Ambassador of Korea, His Excellency Son Sang Ha
Speech by Deputy Minister of the Ministry of International Trade & Industry, YB Dato' Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah
Opening Ceremony at Foyer of Mahkota Ballroom
Tour of Exhibition at Mahkota Ballroom
Press Conference at Delima & Nilam Ballroom
Lunch at Mahkota Ballroom 4
The Assistant Governor of Gyeonggi Province, Economic & Investment Office - Mr Jeon Tai Heon; Korean Ambassador to Malaysia - Mr Son Sang Ha; Deputy Director General II of Malaysia Industrial Development Authority - Puan Jalilah Baba; CEO of Selangor State Investment Centre - Dato' Mohd Jabar Ahmad Kembali; and Deputy CEO of MATRADE - Encik Mohamad Kamarudin Hasan are all expected to attend.
About Gyeonggi Province
Gyeonggi Province, located in the mid-western region of Korea, is the focus of Korea's economy, making up 45% of the nation's information telecommunication equipment, 25% of the automobile industry, and 49% of the biotechnology industry. It has a total of 10.7 million residents; representing 21.8% of Korea's total population. The province's exports and imports is valued at 20% of Korea's international trade. Gyeonggi Province is also the home to international companies such as Samsung, LG Electronics, Hyundai Motors and 37,000 small to medium-sized international companies.
The Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) is a non-profit organisation with 105 branches overseas in 74 countries worldwide. It was established in 1962 to meet the national goals of promoting trade and investments. The Korea Trade Centre in Kuala Lumpur was opened in 1973 to promote trade and investments between Korea and Malaysia, and also to facilitate business opportunities for Korean companies.
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DATE OF RELEASE: 24 MAY 2007
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