The Minister of International Trade and Industry, YB Dato’ Sri Mustapa Mohamed held a dialogue with Automotive industry players on 23rd August, 2016. Automotive associations presented memorandums on key issues . Various pertinent issues and challenges facing the automotive industry were discussed. Among which were, Electric Vehicle(EV) incentives, Approved Permit(AP) System, Vehicle Type Approval(VTA) for Open AP CBU vehicles, JPJ registration data, foreign workers, and others . After the deliberations, a follow up meeting has been scheduled and industry players shall be contacted in due course.