Joint Effort of Suruhanjaya Koperasi Malaysia Kelantan in Revotropix Paulownia Project
On 26 November 2019, representatives from Green Afforestation International Network Sdn. Bhd. (Gain Green) presented Revotropix Paulownia Project for Corporative in Kelantan with joint collaborative effort of Suruhanjaya Koperasi Malaysia (SKM) Kelantan. There are hectares of unused land owned by various cooperative bodies, and SKM has eyed on the commercial potential to develop these lands through afforestation. Revotropix Paulownia which is a hardwood but light weight makes it an important and favourable timber source in agroforestry, and that its high commercial value and market demand may help the country’s economy.
Joint Effort of Suruhanjaya Koperasi Malaysia Negeri Sembilan in Revotropix Paulownia Project
On 25 November 2019, the Economic Partnership Program (EPP) Talk was organized by Suruhanjaya Koperasi Malaysia (SKM) Negeri Sembilan for all corporative in Negeri Sembilan at D’Wharf Hotel and Service Residence. The Revotropix Paulownia Project has been presented to all corporative members of Negeri Sembilan. “The versatility of Revotropix Paulowia (RevoTP 1) can become a catalyst for more jobs creation especially for people living in rural areas. Therefore, anyone can take the lead in planting the trees without any need for very big piece of land”, said En. Abd Latib bin Talib, director of SKM Negeri Sembilan.
Malaysian Wood Expo 2019 (MWE 2019)
Malaysian Wood Expo 2019 (MWE 2019) was jointly organised by the Malaysian Timber Council and Panels & Furniture Group from 19-21 Nov 2019. The event was endorsed by the Ministry of Primary Industries Malaysia (MPI), the Malaysian Timber Industry Board (MTIB), Malaysian Wood Industries Association (MWIA), The Timber Exporters’ Association of Malaysia (TEAM), The Malaysian Panel-Products Manufacturers’ Association (MPMA), Malaysian Furniture Council (MFC), Malaysian Wood Moulding & Joinery Council (MWMJC), and Association of Malaysian Bumiputra Timber and Furniture Entrepreneurs (PEKA). Green Afforestation International Network Sdn Bhd (Gain-Green) as a new member to the timber and wood industry had the pleasure to meet, learn, network and wheel-and-deal with the renowned internat ...
Karnival Gegau Usahawan Koperasi Negeri Melaka 2019 Expo
Green Afforestation International Network Sdn Bhd (Gain-Green) and Koperasi Peniaga-Peniaga Atas Talian Selangor Berhad (KOPPAT) jointly attended exhibition at Karnival Gegau Usahawan Koperasi Negeri Melaka 2019, Alor Gajah, Melacca on 16 November 2019. Suruhanjaya Koperasi Malaysia (SKM) continues its efforts in promoting Revontropix Palownia tree planting among the cooperative bodies who owns unused lands. Datuk Nordin Salleh, Executive Chairman for SKM shared his view, “What I think is so impactful about the fascinating species of Revotropix Paulownia boils down to two factors. One, is the uniqueness of the product. The second, is how accessible it is. Anyone can start planting the trees on their lands and yield sustainable results.”
Revotropix Paulownia Project Showcase at Coopreneur Carnival 2019, Ministry of Entrepreneur Development
From 8 to 10 November 2019, Green Afforestation International Network Sdn Bhd (Gain Green) in collaboration with Koperasi Peniaga-Peniaga Atas Talian Selangor Berhad (KOPPAT) jointly participated in an exhibition at Coopreneur Carnival 2019, Ministry of Entrepreneur Development. Revotropix Paulownia Project successfully reached out to more Cooperatives in these 3 days. Utilising unused land, promoting environmentally-friendly solution, and creating job opportunities for Malaysians – the critical reasons behind that support this program has become clearer and precise. Suruhanjaya Koperasi Malaysia (SKM) has solidified the need for this project to be executed through wider cooperative network nationwide.