Upcoming Events


Date: 25 April 2018, 9 am to 5 pm
Venue: Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur


The Malaysian Export Academy in collaboration with the Malaysian Exporters Association will be organising the 12th MEXPA Seminar on Government Grants and Financial Assistance for Malaysian SMEs and Its Application Procedures at Hotel Istana in Kuala Lumpur on 11 April 2018.The Objective of this Seminar is to provide an update on the various grants and financial assistances and other financial schemes offered or coordinated by the various government agencies to Malaysian companies.


Time Programme
8.30 am Registration of Participants
09.00 am Welcome Address by Prof. Dr. Abdul Kabur Ibrahim, President of Malaysian Exporters Association (MEXPA)
9.15 am Market Development Grant (MDG) by Hadzizi Noor Shahidan, Assistant Manager, Market Development Grant Unit, Transformation and Digital Trade Division of Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) followed by Q & A
9.45 am Services Export Fund (SEF) by Azmir Ab. Ghaffar, Senior Executive, Services Development Unit, Transformation and Digital Trade Division, of Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) followed by Q & A
10.15 am Tea Break and Networking
10.30 am Training Grants and Schemes under HRDF by Muhamad Hafez Kamaruddin, Head of Central Region Operation of Human Resources Development Fund (HRDF) followed by Q & A(HRDF)
11.15 am MIDF – The Solution to your Financing Challenges by Norazlan Zakaria, Head, Marketing, Marketing & Market Development Department of Malaysian Industrial Development Finance Berhad (MIDF) followed by Q & A
12.00 pm Expanding Frontiers by Afiz Zafuan Agos, Business Development Manager of Export-Import Bank of Malaysia Berhad (EXIM Bank) followed by Q & A
12.45 pm An update on the various Technology Grants by Nurul Kartini Abu Bakar, Vice President, TAF/CRDF/Halal Fund Development from Malaysian Technology Development Corporation Sdn. Bhd. (MTDC) followed by Q & A
1.30 pm Lunch and Networking
02.00 pm SME Development Programmes by Syed Nahar Syed Harun, Deputy Director, Business Advisory & Support Division of SME Corporation Malaysia (SME Corp.) followed by Q & A
02.45 pm Types of Grants under MOSTI by Shammila Aruchunan, Assistant Secretary, Fund Division of Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) followed by Q & A
03.30 pm Cradle Rocking the Startup Scene in Malaysia by Muhammad Hafez Mohd Azhar, Manager, Legal of Cradle Fund Sdn. Bhd. followed by Q & A
04.15 pm Fast and Efficient Alternative Financing – P2P Crowdfunding by Ryo Gim Tong Wei, Business Development Director of Funding Societies followed by Q & A
05.00 pm Tea Break and End of Seminar

All SME owners, CEOs, Directors, General Managers and also Senior and Junior Managers and Executives who are handling Finance, Export, Operation, Project, HR etc should attend this Seminar

Officials with hands-on experience from MATRADE, SME CORP., MTDC, MIDF, Cradle Fund, EXIM Bank and etc have been invited to speak in this seminar. Some of the speakers have already been confirmed.

RM 689.00 per person (inclusive of 6% GST,
lunch, tea breaks, notes and Certificate)

Please register by faxing the enclosed form to 03-8066 6152 or email it to exportacademy2011@gmail.com or info@exportacademy.net

For any enquiries, please contact Shafinah/Roziehan/Ali Jinnah/Farook at 03-8066 3107 or email to exportacademy2011@gmail.com