Chief Minister of Sabah, YAB Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Mohd Shafie bin Haji Apdal has been officiating the Sabah Economic Development & Investment Authority (SEDIA) Open Day 2019 on 26th November 2019. Also, present during the ceremony was YB Datuk Junz Wong, Minister of Agriculture and Food Industry, Sabah. Chief Minister had a chance to visit SOGDC’s booth and was presented a souvenir by SOGDC Chief Executive Officer, Dr Geaneve Jane Samil. The visitors from the local town of Papar and beyond had the opportunity to visit exhibition booths of SOGDC and other organizations at Sabah Agro-Industry Precinct (SAIP) in Kimanis, Papar. The exhibition in conjunction with SEDIA Open Day was held from 26th to 28th November 2019.
SOGDC took this opportunity to introduce itself, its role in the state’s oil and gas development, and opportunities it could create through investment in its site in Sipitang. Many activities were organized during the exhibition including lucky draws that offered interesting prizes for the winners. Through exhibition at Sabah Agro-Industry Precinct (SAIP), local small and medium entrepreneurs were introduced to local visitors. Their products were displayed and were on sale throughout the event.