Mihas 2017 May Further Boost FDI Inflows

By Nurul Hanis Izmir

KUALA LUMPUR, March 26 (Bernama) -- Malaysia expects to receive higher foreign direct investment (FDI) in the halal segment from countries participating in the 14th Malaysia International Halal Showcase (Mihas) from April 5-8, said Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE).

Director of Food, Biotech & Halal Unit Mohammad Aminuddin Sham Tajudin said Malaysia has been assisting many countries through its industry infrastructure to produce halal products and export them to Third World countries.

"For example, Thailand, which is one of the producers of halal food and beverages, has been working hand-in-hand with us in complementing their halal businesses.....