Malaysia signs free trade agreements and other treaties, such as the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA), without being open and transparent about the content of these agreements and without consulting the public. 40 Tenaga Nasional Berhad 133 Annual Report 2009 March 2009 TNB signs with FOMCA an agreement to support energy efficiency TNB signs an agreement with the Federation of Malaysian Consumer Associations (FOMCA) for the implementation of a national energy efficiency awareness campaign to promote energy efficiency among domestic and industrial urban consumers. ApRIL 2009 Safety Practitioners Symposium The main purpose of this symposium is to further increase the exposure and experience of safety and health among safety practitioners. On April 27, 2009, KeTTHA formed the Ministry of Energy, Green Technology and Water (KeTTHA) following a restructuring and cabinet reshuffle by the Prime Minister, emphasizing the importance of green technology. May 2009 Visit of the Prime Minister of Laos to the office of Prime Minister TNB had the honour of visiting his Excellency T.Y.T. Xaisengly Tengbiachue, Minister Laos in the Office of the Prime Minister, who is also the President of the International Laos Business Development Committee. His goal was to gain knowledge about the Government Linked Companies (GOVERNMENT-Linked Companies) in Malaysia. 38 Tenaga Nasional Berhad 131 Management Report 2009 November 2008 Signing of the second additional agreement on the royalties of the Kenyir power plant, De Terengganu, the Terengganu State Government received a royalty of approximately 11.3 million euros.RM euros per year for a period of 10 years. TNB will develop Hulu Terengganu`s second hydroelectric project to improve the country`s electricity supply.
November 2008 TNB Association for Executives (PET) Collective Agreement The signing ceremony was organized by TNB President Tan Sri Leo Moggie and TNB President Dato Sri Che Khalib Molib Moh as a management representative, while PET was represented by its leader Abdul Syukor and Honorary Secretary Anuar Ahmad Abidin. The general meeting was chaired by TNB President Tan Sri Leo Moggie, in conjunction with the President of the TNB/CEO, the Board of Directors, The Executive Board, shareholders and guests of the ministry. January 2009 Creation of the Northern Zone CMC Operations Center (CMC) Northern Zone CMC Operations Center, based in Penang, is a merger of CMCs of Penang, Kedah, Perlis and Perak. She works 24 hours a day to monitor customer service and calls received at TNB Careline 15454 and improve the management of TNB Careline`s services. 39 Tenaga Nasional Berhad 132 Event Calendar 2009 (Cont d.) January 2009 The official opening ceremony of the Electronic Bills Presentment by Maybank with TNB Maybank and TNB has set a milestone in electronic payment in Malaysia with the introduction of an innovative online bill service for customers who can now see their electricity bills via Maybank2u.com and then pay without even having their physical bills.