Textile Town set to become herbal hub in North Johor


TANGKAK — well known as the Textile Town of Malaysia – owing to the scores of textile merchants and retailers selling fabrics and other cloth products will soon another moniker, perhaps as the country’s Kacip Fatimah Hub.

Kacip Fatimah (Labisia pumila), a herb said to be the ideal tonic for women’s health and wellness is all set to elevate the social mobility of rural communities and boost the growth of the herbal industry in the district thanks to the Malaysian Bioeconomy Development Corporation (Bioeconomy Corporation).