The Malaysian Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MICCI), Penang originated in the early 1920’s and is the earliest Indian Chamber founded in Malaysia. Establishment of this chamber is to explore various opportunities in the area of economic enhancements and developments of the Indian community in Penang. It represents the Indian Business community in the private sector with direct affiliations with the government.
The Malaysian Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Penang exists to meet the wide and varied needs of its members. Its principle objectives are:
To watch over, assist and protect the general interest of trade, commerce and industry in Malaysia in general and in the State of Penang in particular.
To collect and to impart information on all matters of interest to the mercantile community and to make representations to the appropriate authorities.