37th Annual General Meeting of MAJECA on 6 May 2014
MAJECA held its 37th Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Banquet Hall, Bangunan AmBank Group, Jalan Raja Chulan, Kuala Lumpur on 6 May 2014.
MAJECA AGM, chaired by its President, Tan Sri Azman Hashim was convened at 4:00pm upon obtaining the required quorum from MAJECA members.
Tan Sri Azman Hashim welcomed all members and its Executive Committee members and proceeded with the business of the AGM.
Tan Sri Azman Hashim delivered his address and thereafter the meeting proceeded to unanimously adopt the Annual Report and the audited accounts of the Association for the year ended 31 December 2013.
Office Bearers and Members of the Executive Committee for the new term of 2014/2015 was elected. The new term include the following:-
President: Tan Sri Azman Hashim
Vice President: Tan Sri Datuk Seri Utama Thong Yaw Hong
Vice President: Tan Sri Datuk Abdul Hamid Egoh
Vice President: Dato’ Md Taib Abdul Hamid
& Honorary Secretary: Datuk Seri Mohamed Iqbal
Honorary Treasurer: Dato’ Annuar Senawi
MEMBERS OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
Tan Sri Datuk Azmat Kamaluddin
Tan Sri Datuk Mohamed Khatib Abdul Hamid
Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Lodin bin Wok Kamaruddin
Dr. Stephen Leong Mun Yoon
Tan Sri Dato’ Dr. Michael Yeoh Onn Kheng
Mr Jason Tai Hee
Datuk Peter Lim Siong Eng
Mr Yeonhang Chuah
The meeting noted that at this AGM, YBhg Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Dr. Yeoh Tiong Lay retired as Vice-President of MAJECA, having served the association for 27 years.
On behalf of members, the President thanked Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Yeoh Tiong Lay for his immense contribution to the Association and expressed the hope that he will continue to support the Association and its activities even though he is no longer on the Executive Committee.
The Association extends its best wishes for his continued good health and happiness in the years ahead.
The President thanked the Office Bearers and Executive Committee for their continuing support and MAJECA members for their participation in MAJECA events and activities.
Courtesy Call on Tan Sri Azman Hashim, President of MAJECA by Mr Kenji Ohta, new General Manager of Mitsubishi Corporation, Kuala Lumpur Branch and Chief Executive of Mitsubishi Corporation, Malaysia on 9 May 2014
Mr Kenji Ohta, the new General Manager of Mitsubishi Corporation, Kuala Lumpur Branch and Chief Executive of Mitsubishi Corporation, Malaysia made a courtesy call on Tan Sri Azman Hashim, President of MAJECA on 9 May 2014.
Mr Ohta was accompanied by Mr Yutaka Mizuno, Head of Coordination Department and Ms Yee Tham Wah, Manager of Coordination Deparment, Mitsubishi Corporation, Kuala Lumpur Branch at this meeting.
Luncheon with H.E. Dr. Makio Miyagawa, Ambassador of Japan to Malaysia on 26 May 2014
Tan Sri Azman Hashim, President of MAJECA hosted a luncheon for H.E. Dr. Makio Miyagawa, the new Ambassador of Japan to Malaysia on 26 May 2014. H.E. Ambassador Dr. Makio Miyagawa came to Malaysia in March 2014. MAJECA learned that H.E. Ambassador had previously served in Kuala Lumpur, 20 years ago for a two and a half year term. He commented that much has changed since then.
Besides getting to know the Ambassador, MAJECA hopes to build upon and to maximize MAJECA’s relationship with the new Japanese Ambassador. MAJECA looks forward to working closely with the Ambassador to connect more Japanese SMEs to Malaysia as well as to move forward on the Look East Policy Second Wave, as mooted by our two Prime Ministers.
Also in attendance at this luncheon were Dato’ Md Taib Abdul Hamid, Vice-President, MAJECA, Dr Kazuhiro Kawase, Counsellor, Chief of Economic Section, Embassy of Japan, Kuala Lumpur, Ms Keiko Aikawa, First Secretary and Commercial Attache, Embassy of Japan, Kuala Lumpur, Mr Takuji Harada, Director and Chairman of Trade and Investment Committee, JACTIM and Country General Manager, Marubeni Corporation, Ms Ng Su Fun, Executive Secretary, MAJECA and Ms Florence Khoo, Assistant Executive Secretary, MAJECA.