KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin (pix) said it is time for industries and businesses to prepare for the socio-economic transition post-Covid-19 as the government is ramping up the rollout of vaccination programmes, as well as delivering socio-economic policies and recovery packages to mitigate the impact of the pandemic.
Speaking at the virtual launch of the International Greentech and Eco Products Exhibition and Conference Malaysia (IGEM) 2021, the Prime Minister said the unprecedented and rapid changes due to the pandemic have indeed forced the country to continuously realign the sustainability aspect that has impacted many parts of the peoples’ lives.
On this, Muhyiddin gave his assurance that the government would continue adopting the whole-of-nation approach to ensure that its policies are clear and conducive for sustainable economic development.
“It is crucial that we stay agile by engaging all industry players and stakeholders to better deliver planetary health in the long run.
“The pandemic has given a fresh impetus for all of us to play a role in sustainability agenda,” he said. — Bernama
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