Location: 
WorldFish Headquarters
Malaysia
Date: 
10 May 2019

The Honorable Mr. Sim Tze Tzin, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry, Federal Government of Malaysia accompanied by an entourage of his staff will be visiting WorldFish Headquarters in Penang, Malaysia on Friday, 10 May 2019.

The visit is part of the Honorable Mr. Sim Tze Tzin effort to learn more about how WorldFish’s work helping Malaysia in its effort to continue developing fisheries and aquaculture sustainably also to discuss opportunities for advancing blue economy development through international research collaboration on fisheries and aquaculture in Malaysia as well as in the regional and global stages.

During the visit, the Honorable Mr. Sim Tze Tzin, will be accompanied by WorldFish board member and Director General of Fisheries Malaysia, The Honorable Dato’ Haji Munir Bin Haji Mohd Nawi; Senior Director of Research, FRI, DOF, Dr. Zainoddin Bin Jamari; Senior Director of Biosecurity Division, DOF, The Honorable Dato Adnan Bin Hussain together with delegates from Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-Based Industry, Department of Fisheries and Parliament Officer and will be welcomed by WorldFish Director General, Dr. Gareth Johnstone and the Executive Team.

The Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry (MOA) also know as Kementerian Pertanian dan Industri Asas Tani, is a ministry of the Government of Malaysia that is responsible for agriculture, agro-based industry, agritourism, livestock, veterinary services, fisheries, quarantine, inspection, agricultural research, agricultural development, agricultural marketing, pineapple industry, agribusiness, botanical garden, food security, food sovereignty.

Official visit by Malaysia Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry

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