26 February 2019: SIBS 2019 returns as an aspiring global trading hub
Invest Selangor Berhad has announced they will host the 3rd Selangor International Business Summit in October this year at Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC) in Kuala Lumpur.
“The Selangor International Business Summit is an annual international summit that caters specifically in positioning the state as a prominent catalyst in the South East Asian region”, said Selangor State Exco for Investment, Industry & Commerce and SME Yang Berhormat Dato’ Teng Chang Khim.
SIBS will be taking place from 10 to 13 October and comprises four main components:
- Selangor International Expo 2019: 10-13 October
- Selangor-ASEAN Business Conference 2019: 10-11 October
- Selangor Smart City and Digital Economy Convention: 11-13 October
- Selangor R&D and Innovation Expo: 10-13 October
“Selangor continues to play its role as the most competitive Gateway to ASEAN and the Global Trading Hub – where local and international businesses can build and strengthen their presence in ASEAN.
“Furthermore, SIBS provide the avenue as not only the gateway into the Malaysian market but more importantly, continues to serve as a springboard to tap into the broader ASEAN market, home for over 600 million consumers and more than 200 of the world’s largest companies,” he added.
SIBS 2019 is expected to host more than 700 booths from over 40 countries which will provide a glimpse into international products and services.
An estimated 30,000 trade visitors are expected to attend the four-day event endorsed by Malaysia External Development Corporation (MATRADE) and Malaysia Airlines Berhad as the official airline partner.