2020 | Quarter 2

Minister of Finance Holds Working Visit to Port Klang

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Minister of Finance, YB Senator Tengku Dato’ Sri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz and the delegation from the Ministry of Finance visited Port Klang for a working visit. Hosted by the Royal Malaysian Customs Department (RMC), the programme also covered tours to Port Klang’s ports and logistics operators including Northport (Malaysia) Bhd (Northport), Westports and Port Klang Free Zone.

The Minister’s inaugural working visit to Port Klang was accompanied by the new Secretary-General of Treasury, Dato’ Asri Hamidon and the Ministry’s officials. Also present during the visit were RMC’s Senior Management team including Dato’ Ahmad Maher Abd Jalil, the acting Director-General of Customs, Dato’ Abdul Latif Abdul Kadir, Deputy Director General of Customs (Enforcement/Compliance), Tuan Mohd Yunus Charlie Charington, Deputy Director General of Customs (Management), Dato’ Zulkurnain Mohamed Yusuf, Assistant Director General of Customs (Central Zone), Dato’ Abdul Wahabi Abdullah, Director of Enforcement Operations (Central Zone) and Tuan Haji Ismail Rahman, Director of Operations Unit ll.

During the visit to Northport, the Ministry’s delegation was welcomed by Dato’ Sri Che Khalib Mohamad Noh, Group Managing Director of MMC Corporation Berhad and Dato’ Azman Shah Mohd Yusof, Chief Executive Officer of Northport. The delegation was given a tour of Northport and was briefed on Northport’s operations and facilities by Dato’ Azman. The visit to Northport ended at the Free Commercial Zone Gate for the handover of Northport’s contribution of buka puasa packs and the supply of 1,000 bottles of mineral water and 100 packets of biscuits to the RMC‘s officers.

YB Senator Tengku Dato’ Sri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz, aged 46, is the former Chief Executive Officer of CIMB Group and has over 24 years of experience in the financial services sector. He was appointed as the Minister of Finance on 9 March 2020.