Technology Depository Agency (TDA) paid a courtesy visit to YB Datuk Seri Haji Ahmad Maslan, the Deputy Minister of Finance Malaysia (1) last 9th February 2023 to brief on its roles and functions on Industrial Collaboration Programme (ICP) and Performance Based Contract (PBC) mandated by the Ministry of Finance (MOF). Dr. Sharoul Jambari, CEO of TDA, led the briefing session, which was a productive introduction to these important programs.
During the briefing, TDA highlighted the importance of ICP and PBC for developing Malaysia’s industry collaboration and enhancing government procurement practices. The Deputy Minister was further briefed on TDA’s initiatives and efforts towards promoting local industry development through ICP and PBC.
TDA is committed to working closely with the MOF to ensure that these programs continue to be implemented successfully, resulting in the long-term development of Malaysia’s industrial capabilities. Effective collaboration between the government and industry players can lead to the creation of high-value jobs, technology transfer, and enhanced economic growth for the country.
Overall, it was a great opportunity for TDA to share their insights and progress with the Deputy Minister, and to reinforce the importance of ICP and PBC in developing Malaysia’s industry collaboration.