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[ 20-06-2013 ]
Malaysia SME Congress to be platform to inspire SMEs

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysia SME Congress 2013, which is set to attract the participation of 1,000 small and medium enterprises (SMEs), is expected to be a platform of inspiration for the SMEs to achieve greater local and international success.

The 5th annual Malaysia congress, endorsed by the International Trade and Industry Ministry, will be held at Setia City Convention Centre on July 3.

Malaysia SME chief executive officer Wayne Lim said SMEs made up 99% of the total business establishments in Malaysia.

He said that spurred by the numerous issues facing the SMEs, Malaysia SME Congress created a platform to inspire and motivate them towards greater local and international success.

“With its focus on the growing entertainment segment, the congress will be introducing three new speakers, who grew their businesses to international recognition.

“We want the speakers to come and share their success stories to motivate and inspire other SMEs,” Lim told reporters after the launch of Malaysia SME Congress 2013 here yesterday.

Lim said the congress would be featuring Irene Ang, in her capacity as the founder and chief executive officer of FLY Entertainment in Singapore.

“Other prominent speakers include Datin Seri Tiara Jacquelina Abdullah, managing director of Enfiniti Production,” he added. Bernama