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EXIM Bank Malaysia Collaborates With Local & Foreign DFIs To Promote Malaysia-Thailand SME Growth

18 February 2020

Kuala Lumpur, 18 February 2020 – Export-Import Bank of Malaysia Berhad (“EXIM Bank Malaysia”) entered into a multi-party collaboration when it signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Thai and Malaysian institutions to promote Small and Medium Enterprise Businesses (SMEs) on both sides of the border to enhance their economic growth.

Witnessed by YB Datuk Wira Dr. Mohd Hatta Ramli, Malaysia’s Deputy Minister of Entrepreneur Development and Cooperatives (MEDAC), H.E. Jurin Laksanawisit, Thailand Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Commerce, and H.E. Nipon Bunyamanee, Thailand Deputy Minister of Interior, the MoU was inked by the Heads of four Development Financial Institutions (DFIs); namely EXIM Bank Malaysia and SME Bank Malaysia and Export-Import Bank of Thailand, together with the Small and Medium Enterprise Development Bank of Thailand on 16 February 2020 in Narathiwat, Thailand.

The four institutions involved were represented by Dato’ Nazri Abdul Rahim, EXIM Bank Malaysia President/Chief Executive Officer; Mr. Aria Putera Ismail, SME Bank of Malaysia Group President/Chief Executive Officer; Mr. Pisit Serewiwattana, EXIM Bank Thailand President; and Ms. Nartnaree Rattapat, SME Bank Thailand Acting President.

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