On 1st April 2021, Lyu En, President of the Construction Working Committee of China Enterprises Chamber of Commerce in Malaysia (CECCM) led its members to visit the Zhang Peidong, Minister Counsellor of Economic and Commercial Office of the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Malaysia.
On behalf of the Construction Working Committee of CECCM, Lyu En briefly introduced the work development of the construction working commitee since its establishment.
The committee members also reported the development history and operating conditions of the unit and expressed gratitude for the support and concern of the embassy and the Economic and Commercial Office.
Lyu En pointed out that the Construction Working Committee is currently facing several common difficulties such as, difficulty when applying for employee visas, progress of contract performance has been delayed which increase the risk of business contracts, extra-budgetary expenditures such as business operations and isolation costs continue to rise and etc.
Minister Counselor, Zhang Peidong stated that the embassy has been negotiating with local government departments to give priority to vaccinating the personnel of China-funded enterprises. All enterprises must be vigilant to control of the pandemic in order to avoid mass infection. She emphasized that the Construction Working Committee of CECCM should work together to try to establish major project coordination and other working mechanisms where at the same time, the Economic and Commercial Office will report to the Ministry of Commerce and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. All units have to do a good job on internal coordination and management to strengthen and complement each other.
The unit members who were present includes: BUCG (M) Sdn Bhd, Zhongtian Ardc Sdn. Bhd., Cicet Asia Development Sdn Bhd., China Communications Construction Company (M) Sdn Bhd, MCC Overseas (M) Sdn Bhd, CRCC Malaysia Berhad, Economic and Commercial Office Counselor Li Jing, Director Zheng Le and Jimmy Zeng, the Assist. General Manager cum Marketing Manager of China State Construction Engineering (M) Sdn Bhd.