IPOH: There is an immediate have to improve the electrical and electronic devices (E & amp;E) market in Perak to develop more high-value tasks and maintain workforce, states Datuk Seri Ong Ka Chuan (picture).
TheInternational Trade and Industry Minister II stated this appeared from KTM Bhd’s current findings, which revealed that a regular monthly average of 120,000individuals commute to work from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur utilizing the Electric Train Service (ETS).
“Whatthis shows is that Perak, specifically Ipoh, is a perfect location to deal with economical real estate.
“Butwe are losing workforce to neighbouring states due to the fact that there are insufficient task chances here.
“One of the best ways to create more high-income jobs is to attract major players in the E&E industry to set up factories here,”he informed an interview here on Saturday (Feb10).
Ongmentioned that there is just one E & amp;E giant based in Perak presently.
Hestated all eyes are now on Proton’s brand-new plant in Tanjung Malim.
“Once the new plant is fully operational, we will have the perfect catalyst to lure investors,”he stated, including that the Government is likewise checking out appealing reward plans to bring in prospective financiers from the United States, Germany and Japan, to name a few.
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