29 March 2018, PAHANG.
Chinese Entrepreneurs Association in Malaysia (PUCM) had entered a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for cooperative arrangement with 6 chinese associations in Bentong namely, Agricultural Protection and Development Association of Malaysia - Bentong, Bentong Chinese Chamber of Commerce, Bentong Chinese Town Hall, Bentong Women’s Cooperative, Bentong Pahang Culture and Green Tourism Association and Small Business Association. The MOU signing ceremony was witnessed and supported by YB Dato’ Sri Liow Ting Lai, Bentong District Council Member and also the acting Minister of Transport Malaysia; Dato’ Sri Low Long Yang, President of Bentong Chinese Town Hall and Dato’ Yap Yoke Kim, President of Bentong Chinese Chamber of Commerce. The establishment of the MOU is to seize business opportunities under the “One Belt One Road” initiative and further foster collaboration between Malaysia and China entrepreneurs as to achieve mutual benefits.
On this day, the Bentong Pahang Culture and Green Tourism Association (BPCGTA) had also entered a MOU with IT Comp to jointly transform Bentong into a borderless world of e-commerce. The introduction of the e-commerce platform offers Bentong people to be a part of the on-line business community ie. Alibaba, making it free and easy for Bentong entrepreneur to expand their businesses to worldwide network.
The groups of PUCM leaders and honorable guests were taken to visit Durian Plantation Farm site, durian processing plant and also Bentong famous retreat destination, together exploring the possibilities and potential in Bentong. With this meaningful event, Malaysia agribusiness will undertake a more significant role in the leading worldwide.