KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 21 (Bernama) -- Malaysia's trade and investment mission to Europe, led by International Trade and Industry Minister, Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed, continues to Amsterdam in the Netherlands and Brussels, Belgium, engaging leading companies and potential investors especially in targeted growth areas in innovation and services sectors.

LAHAD DATU, Oct 21 (Bernama) -- The value of commodity and commodity-based product exports for the January to July period this year reached RM81.5 billion and made a significant contribution to the country's revenue.

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 21 (Bernama) -- The appointment of Captain Izham Ismail as the Executive Director and Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Malaysia Airlines Bhd is a good choice because of his vast experience.

PEKAN, Oct 21 (Bernama) -- SME Corporation Malaysia aims to set up the National Bumiputera Youth Entrepreneur Tunas (TUBE) Association next year, said its Chairman, Tan Sri Ir Dr Mohamed Al Amin Abdul Majid.

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 21 (Bernama) -- The appointment of home-grown talent, Captain Izham Ismail to helm Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) as group chief executive officer (GCEO) of the national carrier should be welcomed by all quarters, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak.

From Voon Miaw Ping

TOKYO, Oct 21 (Bernama) -- Shoppers to the AEON Makuhari Shintosin Mall, the largest shopping mall in Japan, were treated to a spectacular taste, sight and sound of Malaysia at the AEON Taste of Malaysia Fair, held here, on Saturday.

By Massita Ahmad

SINGAPORE, Oct 21 (Bernama) -- A study by the Singapore Management University (SMU), which is expected to be fully completed in March 2018, will provide a different perspective on non-tariff barriers (NTBs) to trade among the 10 ASEAN member countries, said Minister of International Trade and Industry, Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed.