IPEC Bureau and CBSI inked a Memorandum of Understanding yesterday to promote mutual co-operation and explore opportunities beneficial to both parties. “This strategic co-operative initiative is geared towards charting a new direction for regional SMEs,” said IPEC Bureau’s CEO Dr Juliana Lim. “The ISO/IEC 17024 Certification of Persons will prove to be of great value, especially in creating new employment opportunities, new businesses and quality professionals,” she added. CBSI is a consultancy firm that specialises in the Halal industry and provides Corporate Advisory for public and private entities. CBSI was represented by Managing Director Datuk Yong Teck Shing, and CEO Dr Azmi Bin Hj Mohd during the MoU ceremony.