Welcome to EUMCCI's Services Sector website!
The EU Services Sector Project
addresses issues related to European investment in Malaysia in four key areas: Green Technology
and Financial Services
. This project is supervised by the European Commission
under the EU Outreach and Visibility Programme
- an EU co-funded project called Enhancing EU-Malaysia Business Dialogue and Cooperation in the Services Sector
. Our current partners are EACA
, FMM, MGCC and MIER.
The 2012 ASEAN-EU Business Summit – 1st April 2012, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Please find below the recommendations concluded during the summit for your reference. The recommendations as well as the final version of all position papers are also available on the summit web site.
EU-ASEAN SME Forum 2012
Theme: Asean Economic Community 2015 - Challenges and Opportunities for European & ASEAN SMEs in Services Sector
Date: Tuesday, 27th November 2012
Time: 08:30am - 2:00pm
Venue: Auditorium, SME Corp
Registration: Two complimentary invitations per SME. Additional representatives at RM200 each
IGEM 2011 was a great success, both for the EU Pavilion - which once again won an award for Most Creative Pavilion - and the exhibition and conference as a whole. With almost 50,000 visitors from over 40 countries, the word about GreenTech and Eco Products from Malaysia and around the world is definitely spreading!
The EU Pavilion 2011, was host to the EU Business Lounge, sponsored by Siemens and over 40 companies from 11 EU countries. For full coverage of the EU Pavilion and to view the ExpoMal post-event report please visit the EUMCCI IGEM 2011 page: IGEM 2011 - Your Green Deal
Green Finance Training Programme: Financing Solutions for the Future of Green Growth in Malaysia
Become a part of the EUMCCI Green Finance Task Force
Date: 9 October 2012
Veue: KLCC Convention Centre
Time: 08:30 am to 6:30 pm
Theme: Renewable Energy Solutions for Sabah
Date: Friday, 21 Sept 2012
Time: 09h00 to 17h00
Venue: Ballroom 1 & 2, Level 2 (Lobby Level), The Pacific Sutera Harbour Resort, Kota Kinabalu
Special invitation: EUMCCI Corporate Partners and MICCI Sabah’s special invitees.
Countries: Estonia and Finland
Date: 2nd to 8th September 2012
Focus sector: ICT and Innovative Societies
Partners: EUMCCI is collaborating with MIDA, MOSTI and the EU.
EU-Asia Biomass Best Practices & Business Partnering Conference
The EUMCCI is a supporting organization for the EU-Malaysia Biomass Sustainable Production Initiative (Biomass-SP), a project funded by the European Union (EU) under the SWITCH-Asia Programme, led by the Malaysian Industry-Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT) and jointly promoted by the Association of Environmental Consultants and Companies of Malaysia (AECCOM), the European Biomass Industry Association (EUBIA), and the Danish Technological Institute (DTI) who will be hosting the EU-Asia Biomass Best Practices & Business Partnering Conference 2012 from 7 to 10 May 2012 at the Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Please register and quote EUMCCI to be entitled to your travel incentive. Read more...
EU-Malaysia Trade Forum 2012
The EU-Malaysia Trade Forum this year is themed Enhancing Cooperation: Innovation, Industry and Investment. THis one day forum will commence with a plenary session on services sector - generating investments in targeted growth areas followed by 2 breakout sessions led by representatives from PEMANDU, MIDA, Matrade and top leaders from Malaysia.
The third edition of the EUMCCI Trade Issues and Recommendation 2012 book, a valuable source of trade and investment will be launched at the EU Malaysia Trade Forum. The publication contains information covering all key sectors where EUMCCI has established 13 Committees.
Logistics Map Project
The Key Logistics Spots in Malaysia map was launched on 24th April 2012, with opening remarks by EUMCCI Chairman, Mr. David Jones, H.E. Vincent Piket, EU Ambassador to Malaysia, a keynote speech by YgBhg Dato’ Long See Wool, Secretary General, Ministry of Transport and a presentation by Dato’ Noharuddin Nordin, CEO MIDA. Please visit media coverage and the digital map. Our special thanks go to our sponsors EU, MGCC, FMM, MIDA, CAPEC, ZonHotel, Maps & Globe, Kuehne-Nagel and BNP Paribas for believing in this project and for making it possible. We also thank all our Joint-Initiative Partners for distributing the survey on behalf of the Logistics Project Working Group.
EU Trade & Investment Mission 2012
With companies in the Czech Republic and Poland showing great interest in Malaysia for events like IGEM 2012 and specific industry sectors such as automotive, green technology and ICT, (given Poland’s interesting green technology accelerator project GREENEVO, for environmentally sound solutions and technologies) the trade mission to the two countries held in April was a positive step. Click to read press coverage on the topic and to view the interview that took place. Read more
EU Funding and Investment
Developing countries can now be involved in the EU 7th Framework Programme for Research and obtain funding. The programme has a total budget of over €50 billion. Please download the FP7. Information for SMEs can be obtained in FP7 Research Benefits of SMEs.
You can download The Ethical Investing - The Green Guide 2010/2011.