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FIATA World Congress In KL To Generate RM10 Mln Economic Impact

KUALA LUMPUR, April 18 (Bernama) -- The 56th International Federation of Freight Forwarders Association (FIATA) World Congress this October is expected to attract up to 1,200 delegates and have an estimated economic impact of RM10 million.

Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said the Congress, at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre from Oct 4-8, is a perfect platform for the global logistics community to know what the government is doing to support and improve the capability of the industry in Malaysia.

"I also view this event as the perfect avenue for Malaysia to achieve its over-arching objective of positioning itself as the preferred logistics gateway to Asia.....