[01:38, 1/18/2018] Ah Kiat: The Ministry of Commerce and Industry was established in April 1956 and situated in Government Office, Jalan Raja.
The Ministry was then renamed the Ministry of Trade and Industry in February 1972. On 27 October 1990, the Ministry was separated into two Ministries which are:
Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI); and
Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs (KPDN).
KUALA LUMPUR: The International Trade and Industry Ministry (Miti) will be relocating its headquarters to Menara MITI in Jalan Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah, Kuala Lumpur, it said in a statement on Tuesday.
The relocation will commence in stages beginning Nov 24 and will be completed by Nov 29.
"Operations at our new location will resume on Nov 30, 2015," it said.
Due to this, the Trade Facilitation Information System (TFIS), used for online Approved Permit (AP) applications, will not be accessible from 7pm on Nov 27 until 8am on Nov 30.
It said counter services for the applications will also be closed from Nov 27 and will resume on Nov 30.
Miti's new address is Menara MITI, No. 7, Jalan Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah, 50480 KUALA LUMPUR.