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AMBC Victoria February Newsletter

Dear AMBC Members and Friends,

Welcome to 2021!

2020 was an extraordinary year which most of us would like to put behind us. The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted us all. We hope that 2021 is a better year for all and that we collectively stay fit and well.

New Members
The AMBC Victoria Board welcomes our recent new members: Savasna Sandhu, Trevor Du and Hubert Jahja (Enrich Consortium Pty Ltd.)

2021 Events
All our planned events for the coming year will be subject to COVID-19 restrictions as they may apply.

The AMBC Victoria Board has planned a number of events throughout 2021 including:

Thursday 18/2: 2021 launch at Tian38 Restaurant which is free to members and $40 for non-members. I am pleased to advise that this event is now fully subscribed.

Date TBC: Virtual Malaysia Business Update with Leigh Howard, Victorian Government’s Deputy Commissioner to South East Asia and based in Kuala Lumpur who will be providing us with an update on the business and economic conditions in Malaysia.

Thursday 25/3: Temple Brewery Networking Evening – details will be forwarded shortly.

Date TBC: Virtual Speed Networking Event.

Date TBC: Pre-franchising Seminar – Part 1. This seminar will provide guidance on how to enter a franchise agreement and the regulations that are relevant to franchising.

Date TBC: A general networking event.

Date TBC: City of Monash Property Seminar

Date TBC: AGM and AGM Networking drinks

Thursday 9/9: Malaysia Day Dinner

Date TBC: Franchising Seminar – Part 2

Date TBC: End of Year Networking

Other events may occur throughout the year including potential missions (virtual or otherwise) from Malaysia and virtual seminars from our colleagues at the Malaysia Australia Business Council (MABC) and AMBC NSW/ACT.

Membership Renewals
For people wishing to join AMBC Victoria, please refer to our website at for details. We are a very proactive Business Council and being a member will give you access to our events and seminars and the opportunity to meet with like-minded people.

For those who are yet to renew your memberships, we encourage you to do so, so that we can continue to bring you a broad range of events and seminars as well as provide you with the assistance that you require when engaged with business and investment between Victoria and Malaysia.

Wishing you a safe, healthy and prosperous 2021.


Mike Anderson
AMBC Victoria