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Direct Selling Symposium In China

DSAM attended the ’2016 International Symposium on the Regulated Development of Direct Selling in China’ upon the invitation of the State Administration for Industry & Commerce, People’s Republic of China (SAIC). Continue reading

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Study Trip To Myanmar

DSAM led ten Member companies to a successful Myanmar study trip from 28th November to 1st December 2016. The purpose of this trip was to gather information on the Myanmar Direct Selling industry and the entry procedures and regulations. The … Continue reading

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DSAM Convention 2016

The DSAM Convention 2016 was officiated by YB Dato’ Seri Hamzah Bin Zainudin, Minister of Domestic Trade, Co-Operatives and Consumerism on 13th October 2016. This year’s event themed ‘Beyond our Shores’, was attended by more than 400 participants from local … Continue reading

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Courtesy Visit to RMP

DSAM paid a courtesy visit to the Commercial Crime Investigation Department of the Royal Malaysia Police on 6th September 2016. This department, among others, oversees the activities of illegal scams, pyramid schemes, and other scams that often masquerade as legitimate … Continue reading

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Courtesy visit to MATRADE

DSAM made a courtesy visit to the Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) on 15th July 2016. MATRADE’s CEO, Y Bhg Dato’ Dzulkifli Mahmud and his officers met with DSAM. During the visit, MATRADE was brief on the current status … Continue reading

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CEOs Hari Raya Luncheon

DSAM held its second CEOs Luncheon for the year with a provocative sharing of experiences by Dato’ Dr Lim Siow Jin, CEO of DXN Holdings Berhad. The topic shared by Dato’ Dr Lim was entitled ‘Expanding Overseas? – What NOT to … Continue reading

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WFDSA Secretaries Seminar 2016

WFDSA held the Secretaries Seminar 2016 in Stockholm, Sweden from 22 to 23 June. This annual event was attended by representatives from twenty two national Direct Selling Associations (DSAs) and SELDIA (European Direct Selling Association). Among the many interesting topics … Continue reading

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Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2016

The DSAM AGM was held on 24th May 2016 with an attendance of more than 70%. During the meeting, the Financial Reports were presented by Treasurer, Khor Lee Fan. This was followed by the presentation of the Board Report by … Continue reading

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DSAM visits Huazong

The DSAM Board and Members made a courtesy visit to the Federation of Chinese Associations Malaysia (Huazong) on 28th April 2016. Representing DSAM were President Frederick Ng, Board Members Sam Cheong and Tan Kai Hee plus representatives from Cadware Sdn … Continue reading

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DSAM News 2015

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ASEAN DSAs Working Committee (ADWC)

The sixth ADWC meeting was graciously hosted by Asosiasi Penjualan Langsung Indonesia (APLI) on 17th March 2016 in Jakarta. It was attended by the Direct Selling Association (DSA) Presidents of Thailand, Philippines, Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia. Among the highlights of … Continue reading

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CEOs CNY Luncheon Talk

The first CEOs Luncheon for 2016 was held on 24th February 2016 at One World Hotel Petaling Jaya. This event, attended by more than fifty Member companies was also to celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year. In attendance were personnel … Continue reading

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2016

2016 continues to be a promising and exciting year for the Direct Selling industry in Malaysia. Analysing our data collected over the last twenty one years, the industry is currently in the first quarter of an upward trend. Activities-wise, the following … Continue reading

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Visit from Ministry of Trade Indonesia

Representatives from the Ministry of Trade (MOT), Republic of Indonesia paid a visit to DSAM. The purpose of the visit was to gather information on the regulations and guidelines governing the Direct Selling industry in Malaysia. General practices and DSAM’s … Continue reading

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DSAM visits MDTCC minister

A courtesy visit was made to the new Minister of Domestic Trade, Co-operatives and Consumerism, YB Dato’ Hamzah Bin Zainudin. Present for the visit were members of the DSAM Board plus representatives from member companies. During the visit, Dato’ Hamzah … Continue reading

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Maintaining Close Ties

(L to R): Najmie Noordin (DSAM Board), Tan Chong Guan (DSAM Honorary Secretary), Dato’ Sri Hasan Bin Malek (MDTCC, Minister), Frederick Ng (DSAM President) DSAM paid our annual courtesy visit to Dato’ Sri Hasan Malek, Minister of Domestic Trade, Co-operatives … Continue reading

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Corporate Video

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DSAM Newsletter – Highlights of 2014

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Beware of pyramid schemes

Personal Money – November 2014 (Click to enlarge)

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CEO Luncheon Talk

The first CEO Luncheon for 2014 was held at One World Hotel on 28th August 2014. Twenty six Member companies attended this inspiring and enlightening talk by the CEO of AirAsia X, En Azran Osman Rani. Highlights of the talk … Continue reading

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Hari Raya Luncheon with MDTCC

DSAM Board invited MDTCC officers for a Hari Raya lunch on 18th August 2014 at Shangri-la Hotel, Putrajaya. Deputy Secretary General, Dato’ Haji Azmi Bin Lateh, together with En Abu Samah Bin Shabudin (Director), Pn Siti Maslinda Binti Mardi (Principle … Continue reading

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Media Relations

President Frederick Ng and Vice-President Sam Cheong were interviewed recently by Sin Chew Jit Poh and China Press on the current status of the Direct Selling industry. Among the concerns highlighted by both media were the illegal pyramid and investment … Continue reading

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Press Conference on YSLM

On 6th July 2014, DSAM together with MCA’s Public Services and Complaints Department Head, Datuk Seri Michael Chong, held a press conference on the activities of a company known as YSLM. This is in response to the numerous complaints brought … Continue reading

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AGM 2014 and CEOs Meeting

The Annual General Meeting was held on 27th May 2014. The meeting proceeded smoothly with the adoption of the Financial and Board Reports. The CEOs Meeting was conducted immediately after the AGM. A presentation by Nielsen entitled ‘Utilising Industry Data to … Continue reading

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