Upcoming Events



(including Budget 2019 Analysis)

The Malaysian Exporters Association (MEXPA) will be organising the 13th MEXPA Seminar on Government Grants and Financial Assistance for Malaysian Companies (including Budget 2019 Analysis) at Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur. This Seminar is managed by MEXPA’s training arm, Malaysian Export Academy Sdn. Bhd.

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.


All 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, Funding Societies, EXIM Bank and etc have been invited to speak in this seminar. There will also be information desks available at the Seminar by some of the agencies speaking at this event.

Time Activities
8.30am Registration
9.00am Welcome Address
9.15am Market Development Grant (MDG) by Hadzizi Noor Shahidan, Assistant Manager, Market Development Grant Unit of Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE)
9.45am Services Export Fund (SEF) by Rozana Abdul Razak, Assistant Manager, Service Development Unit of Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation
10.15am Tea Break, Networking & Visit to Information Desks
10.30am An Analysis on Budget 2019 in relation to Government Grants and Financial Assistance for the Corporate Sector
11.15am MIDF – The Solution to your Financing Challenges Azran Mat Agil, Head of Market Development of Malaysian Industrial Development Finance Berhad (MIDF)
12.00pm An update on the various Technology Grants by a representative from Malaysian Technology Development Corporation Sdn Bhd (MTDC)
12.45pm Lunch, Networking & Visit to Information Desks
2.00pm Export Financing Assistance by Baharuddin Muslim, Vice President II of Export-Import Bank of Malaysia Berhad (EXIM Bank)
2.45pm SME Development Programmes by Sharifah Najwa Syed Abu Bakar, Senior Director, Business Advisory & Support Division of SME Corporation Malaysia (SME Corp.)
3.30pm Types of Grants under MESTECC by Rosnani Rahman, Funds Division of Ministry of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change (MESTECC)
4.15pm Intro to P2P Financing and Funding Societies by Kah Meng Wong, Chief Executive Officer of Funding Societies
5.00pm Tea Break and End of Seminar


RM 650 per person– SBL claimable (Inclusive of lunch, tea breaks and notes)