Selangor expo participation up 40% in second year
SERI KEMBANGAN: It is a bigger and better Selangor International Expo 2016 this year as the event saw some 40% increase in participation from industry players in the trade and investment sector.
Selangor senior executive councillor for Investment, Industry and Commerce, SMEs and Transportation Datuk Teng Chang Khim said the expo, in its second year, is meant to create a platform for both local and foreign multinational companies, SMEs and entrepreneurs to showcase their products and services.
“It is a perfect avenue for businesses and trade relations as this year, the expo received participation from 565 organisations from around the world, out of which 130 booths belong to international companies from China, Indonesia, Thailand, Japan, Turkey, Hong Kong, France, Iran, Pakistan.
“The expo is regarded as an important event in Selangor’s trade and investment calendar as more intense emphasis and efforts are being placed on high-technology and capital-intensive industries to enable both the private and public sectors to work in sync towards making Selangor a ‘Smart State’,” Teng said. – by Adrian Phung