BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

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Johor Corporation as a Johor State Economic Development Agency is given the important role of implementing and strengthening the state’s entrepreneur development programmes. Johor Corporation’s involvement is not limited to supporting the development of individuals as entrepreneurs yet creating business opportunities under the concept of Johor Corporation Community of Entreprises.

INTRAPRENEURS

Johor Corporation as a Johor State Economic Development Agency is given the important role of implementing and strengthening the state’s entrepreneur development programmes. Johor Corporation’s involvement is not limited to supporting the development of individuals as entrepreneurs yet creating business opportunities under the concept of Johor Corporation Community of Entreprises.

Johor Corporation also plays the role of enhancing the capacity in terms of the provision of skills and knowledge management as well as providing premises and appropriate infrastructure for successful entrepreneur development in a holistic manner. Until 30 June 2016, there were 38 companies positioned under Johor Corporation’s Intrapreneur Scheme.

At the same time, continuous business monitoring of all subsidiaries is conducted by Johor Corporation especially through their respective holding companies in line with business synergies between the holding companies and the entrepreneurs.

ENTREPRENEURS

As at June 2016, there are 19 entrepreneur companies under Kulim (Malaysia) Berhad; KPJ Healthcare Berhad (six); QSR Brands (M) Holdings Sdn Bhd (one);Waqaf An-Nur Corporation Berhad (two); KARA Holdings Sdn Bhd (four) and eight companies under Johor Corporation.

In tandem with government’s aspiration, Johor Corporation strives to increase the number of entrepreneurs through Program MembangunkanUsahawan Bumiputera. One of the programmes are to develop Halal Supply Chain for Poultry Industry. The objectives of the programme are:-

  • To create opportunities and accelerateBumiputera involvement in poultry industry.
  • To ensure competitiveness andsustainability of the poultry chain industry.
  • To promote Malaysia as a halal hub for thesupply of chicken products.

Through strategic collaboration with Unit Agenda Peneraju Bumiputera (TERAJU), Johor Corporation plays the role as trustee and project manager for TERAJU to distribute fund to Bumiputera entrepreneurs through Musharakah concept (revolving fund).

It will be developed in three phases starting from 2016 until 2018 involving 18 Bumiputera entrepreneurs comprising of 10 entrepreneurs in farming, one entrepreneur in feed production and livestock, one entrepreneur in chicken processing and six retail entrepreneurs of Ayamas Shoppe and Rasamas Restaurant. Three million of birds will be produced by 2018 in estimation.