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Japan and Malaysia Sign Memorandum of Cooperation on Halal Cooperation

November 27, 2018

On November 26, 2018, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) and the government of Malaysia signed a Memorandum of Cooperation on Halal Cooperation.

1. Outline

On November 26, 2018, Mr. Hiroshige Seko, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, and H.E. Mr. Mohd Redzuan Md Yusof, Minister of Entrepreneur Development, Malaysia, signed a Memorandum of Cooperation on Halal Certification.

Date and time: 18:20, November 26 (Mon.), 2018
Venue: The Prime Minister’s Office in Tokyo
Attendees:
Japanese side: Minister Seko and other officials
Malaysian side: Minister Redzuan Md Yusof and other officials

2. Key points of the MOC

1) Cooperation fields

2) Methods of cooperation

People-to-people exchange, technical assistance, support in trade and investments, holding seminars and workshops, etc.

Division in Charge

Asia and Pacific Division, Trade Policy Bureau

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