Penang, MALAYSIA, 30th January 2015 – Zilzar Tech Sdn Bhd (Zilzar) and PIHH Development Sdn Bhd (PIHH) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for ‘Made In Penang’ brand powered by Zilzar.
The MoU covers joint collaboration between two parties to build and expand the ‘Made in Penang’ brand to create jobs, boost exports and draw tourism into Penang on the Zilzar platform.
Zilzar is a global e-commerce platform for the $2.4 Trillion Muslim Lifestyle Marketplace consisting of eight sectors: Halal Food/Beverage, Cosmetics, Pharmaceutical, Travel, Fashion, Islamic Finance, Media/Recreation, and Logistics. Positioned as a ‘One Community, One Platform,’ Zilzar is continuing to make its mark as the trusted platform for products and services that serve the growing Muslim Lifestyle space.
At the signing of the MOU, PIHH was represented by The Honourable Dato’ Haji Abdul Malik Kassim, Chairman of PIHH while ZILZAR was represented by Co-Founder and CEO, Rushdi Siddiqui.
PIHH Chairman Dato’ Haji Abdul Malik Kassim said the signing of the MoU with Zilzar, was a milestone to strengthen their working alliance and generate sustainable economic values for the state and region. “It is our hope that the partnership will meet the needs of our local sellers and provide opportunities for them to market their product globally in line with PIHH’s direction to become the leading hub globally.’
“It is truly an honour to be part of this collaboration. Made in Penang is the first collaboration powered by Zilzar, and we strongly believe that this initiative will be the start of something bigger and far reaching in the Muslim world that connects destination places for promoting tourism, jobs and commerce.’ said Rushdi Siddiqui of Zilzar.