KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 7 (Bernama) -- The International Trade and Industry Ministry (MITI) is set to deliver a higher commitment in empowering entrepreneurship among women, including coming out with a specific key performance indicators (KPI), said its minister Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed.
He said the proposed KPI, which is in line with the government's aspiration to ensure women continue to play an integral role in the country's growth, would be implemented through agencies under the ministry.
This include the Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE), SME Corporation Malaysia (SME Corp) and the Malaysian Investment Development Authority, he said.
"In Europe, the Scandinavian countries are already ahead in the agenda of empowering women, and Malaysia will move in the right direction (as well).
"If all ministries have the women agenda, certainly the KPI will be better," he told reporters after officiating the 'Pameran Wanita Kreatif' at the Putra World Trade Centre here today.....