H.E. DATO’ TAJUDDIN BIN ABDUL RAHMAN
DEPUTY MINISTER, MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE ANDAGRO-BASED INDUSTRYMALAYSIAHis Excellency Mr. Theera WongsamutHonorable Minister of Agriculture of Thailand,Mr. Hiroyuki Konuma,Assistant Director General of FAO,Honorable Excellencies,Distinguished Delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen,
1. It is a great pleasure to express my gratitude and thankson behalf of my delegation to His Excellency The Minister of Agriculture Thailand, the Government and the FAOSecretariat, for a very warm reception and generoushospitality extended since our arrival, to the beautiful cityof Bangkok.
Excellencies, Distinguished Delegates, Ladies andGentlemenMalaysia Progress&Achievements
2. Malaysia has evolved from low-income country post-independence in 1957, currently as developing countryleading towards high-income country by the year 2020.Significant changes were seen when the country's