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06 August 2018 - New Zealand eyes healthcare technology tie-ups with Malaysia
  1. More New Zealand sees potential for bilateral cooperation with Malaysia in health technology, said its Trade Commissioner to Malaysia and Brunei Simon Hearsey
06 August 2018 - 'Manjung 4 plant powered up'
  1. More RM6b ultra-supercritical facility can generate about 1,000MW, says TNB
01 August 2018 - MJN Motors opens new Honda 3S centre
  1. More Cheras outlet to serve growing customer base within metropolitan Kuala Lumpur
31 July 2018 - Tadmax, Worldwide team up for power plant project
  1. More Tadmax Resources Bhd has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Selangor state-linked company Worldwide Holdings Bhd for the development of a 1,000-1,200 MW combined cycle gas turbine power plant in Pulau Indah
30 July 2018 - Serunai Commerce nears deal with global online platform
  1. More Serunai Commerce Sdn Bhd which founded the Global Halal Data Pool (GHDP), is close to concluding a deal with a global online platform
25 July 2018 - MAHB pledges to continue developing low-cost aviation sector
  1. More Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) has defended its role in developing the country's low-cost aviation sector and pledges to continue supporting it
24 July 2018 - MAHB aims to position KLIA as regional hub
  1. More Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) has put in place strategies to further position Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) as the preferred hub in the region and improve operations at other international airports in the country
23 July 2018 - Digital transformation requires digital talent – here’s how to get some
  1. More Digitalisation offers almost endless possibilities to communicate faster, work more efficiently and be more creative – in realtime. Groundbreaking digital business models also need pioneers: creators, forward-looking thinkers and inventors
23 July 2018 - MAHB allocates RM17m for Kota Kinabalu International Airport
  1. More Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) has allocated RM17 million to encourage more airlines to operate at the Kota Kinabalu International Airport (KKIA)
20 July 2018 - AirAsia seals US$30b deal
  1. More Low cost operator expected to ink documents at Farnborough Airshow this week
20 July 2018 - 'Plan to restart Kota Kinabalu Terminal 2 ops'
  1. More AirAsia Group is confident the government will consider its proposal to restart its operation at Terminal 2 of the Kota Kinabalu International Airport (KKIA)
19 July 2018 - AirAsia, Airbus in talks to develop industrial aero centre in Malaysia
  1. More AirAsia Group Bhd and Airbus SE are in discussions to develop an industrial aeronautical centre in Malaysia, following AirAsia X Bhd’s (AAX) confirmation that it would purchase 100 Airbus A330neos, making the budget carrier the largest customer of the aircraft model
18 July 2018 - GE hopes to improve energy efficiency in Malaysia
  1. More The electrification rate is one of the gauges of how advanced and modern a country is. Within Asean, Malaysia has a high electrification rate of 97% to 99%, compared with Myanmar’s and Cambodia’s 60%
18 July 2018 - Jetson in deal to bid for Sabah solar jobs
  1. More Kumpulan Jetson Bhd has entered into a heads of agreement (HoA) with Helios Photovoltaic Sdn Bhd to bid for solar power projects in Sabah
18 July 2018 - AirAsia voted world's best low cost airline, again
  1. More Malaysia carrier clinches top prize for record breaking 10 years in a row
17 July 2018 - Johor government backs international education ventures
  1. More Johor wants to have more international education institutions in the sectors of autonomous robotics, digital clouding and artificial intelligence, said state executive councillor Jimmy Puah
17 July 2018 - Terengganu’s TDM to build two biogas plants
  1. More TDM Bhd, a subsidiary of the Terengganu state government, will build two biogas plants costing RM38mil based on green technology (green tech) using the covered lagoon system in Kemaman and Sungai Tong
14 July 2018 - Major changes seen in power supply sector
  1. More The power sector looks poised for a reset with a push towards renewable energy (RE) and the return of competitive bidding in awarding contracts
14 July 2018 - Hyatt plans largest branch in Mont Kiara
  1. More Hyatt Hotel Corp, a global hospitality company, plans to open the first and largest Hyatt House branch in Mont Kiara, Kuala Lumpur
14 July 2018 - Pressing need to improve logistics, cargo processes at Malaysian ports
  1. More There is a pressing need to further improve logistics and cargo processes because any delay could risk Malaysian ports losing to its regional competitors
13 July 2018 - RM3.8m spent on Scania Port Klang facility
  1. More Scania (M) Sdn Bhd has invested RM3.8 million to upgrade its branch in Port Klang
13 July 2018 - Malaysia Airports to work with MIDA to promote KLIA Aeropolis
  1. More Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd, Malaysian Investment Development Authority to collaborate in drawing FDIs into Malaysia with a focus on KLIA Aeropolis and Subang Aerotech Park development, according to statament
13 July 2018 - Pos Malaysia to open more integrated packing centres
  1. More Pos Malaysia Bhd plans to open several more integrated packing centres (IPCs) to meet the growing demand for its courier, express and packaging (CEP) services
13 July 2018 - Gas Malaysia inks MoU with Tokyo Gas
  1. More Gas Malaysia Bhd has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Tokyo Gas Co Ltd to establish a mutual-beneficial collaboration in relation to any new investment in the development of natural gas value chain in South-East Asia, except Vietnam
12 July 2018 - Maleva in tie-up with CMES to set up one-stop marine supply centre
  1. More Ship supplies and marine services provider Maleva (M) Sdn Bhd is teaming up with Singapore-based China Merchant Energy Shipping Pte Ltd (CMES) to set up a one-stop marine supply and solution centre in Malaysia
12 July 2018 - MAHB airports seen benefiting from upcoming influx of Chinese tourists
  1. More Malaysia is expected to receive an influx of traffic from China in the second half of the year due to upcoming long holidays in the country
12 July 2018 - 109 Proton dealers to have full fledged centres by year end
  1. More Proton Holdings Bhd expects 109 dealers to upgrade their facilities from IS (sales) or 2S (service and spare parts) to full fledged one stop centres of 3S or 4S (sales, service, spare parts and spray paint) by year end
11 July 2018 - Grooming state to be logistics hub
  1. More A strong logistics network is necessary to spur the growth of investments in the state
11 July 2018 - G3 Global teams up with US companies to venture into car cloud platform
  1. More Apparel manufacturer G3 Global Bhd has teamed up with two American companies to venture into a car cloud platform across Asean markets as part of its expansion into the Internet of Things (IoT)
11 July 2018 - SMIs urged to start developing products and services for Industry 4.0
  1. More Small and medium industries (SMIs) need to start developing products and services for the Fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0) in order to stay relevant, said Malaysian Technology Development Corp (MTDC) chief executive officer Datuk Norhalim Yunus
11 July 2018 - Port Klang seen ideal as next DFTZ
  1. More The Selangor government has identified Port Klang as an ideal location for the next Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ), which could improve the ranking of the second largest container port in Asean
10 July 2018 - Selangor shows potential as a logistics gateway
  1. More The logistics industry is developing rapidly in Malaysia especially in the Klang Valley, in tandem with the robust growth of the digital economy and fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0)
09 July 2018 - Northport plans biomass hub
  1. More Facility will see up to 30,000 tonnes of exports annually to Japan
09 July 2018 - Alibaba to continue to invest in Malaysia
  1. More The review of China-related projects in Malaysia has not faltered e-commerce giant Alibaba Group’s plans to continue to invigorate investments in Malaysia
06 July 2018 - Australia's AI Group eyes high growth companies
  1. More Australia listed AI Group Ltd has identified a few companies with high growth potential to invest in, including in Malaysia
06 July 2018 - Alibaba launches 'Malaysia Week' campaign
  1. More Alibaba Group launched its "Malaysia Week" campaign, an e-commerce milestone under the Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ) initiative
05 July 2018 - Tax holiday boosts gaming sector
  1. More Kenanga Research said gaming companies, especially number forecast operators (NFO), have managed to outperform the overall markets over the past three months due to the tax holiday following the zero-rating of the goods and services tax
05 July 2018 - Berjaya Corp to work with authorities to construct new Tioman airport
  1. More Berjaya Corp Bhd will work with the federal and Pahang governments to build a new airport on Pulau Tioman
04 July 2018 - MMAG unit to buy 60% in Koli Express
  1. More MMAG Holdings Bhd’s wholly owned subsidiary, Line Clear Express & Logistics Sdn Bhd, has entered into a subscription agreement with Singapore-based Koli Express Pte Ltd, where Line Clear will subscribe for 45,000 new ordinary shares at a price of S$300,000 (RM888,060), representing 60% of the share capital in Koli Express
03 July 2018 - Proposed Labu aviation hub ‘fine’ for MRO, but not airport
  1. More Almost 10 years after the federal government shot down a proposal to build an airport funded by the private sector in Labu, Negeri Sembilan, the topic has been revived after the Pakatan Harapan state government announced its intention to develop an aviation hub there
03 July 2018 - Minister: More emphasis on R&D with commercial value
  1. More Newly-minted Minister of Primary Industries Teresa Kok said that the ministry will focus on increasing the number of high value-added products from the downstream plantation commodities sector as one of its four main priorities
03 July 2018 - MAHB: RM100m for Airports 4.0
  1. More Airport operator has also set aside initial RM30m for implementation of big data analytic system
01 July 2018 - Negeri Sembilan plans to develop aviation hub
  1. More The Negeri Sembilan state government plans to develop an aviation hub in the state, saying it is confident the hub would benefit the economy of not just the state but also the country
28 June 2018 - Electricity tariffs likely to be maintained
  1. More Government linked companies have come under the spotlight, with the Government saying there is a need to review their role. However, as far as the energy sector is concerned, analysts believe that the Government is committed to carrying out reforms, boding well for Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB)
25 June 2018 - ‘More R&D investments needed for Malaysia to compete’
  1. More Malaysia must put more investments in research and development (R&D) initiatives to step up its game if it wants to compete effectively in international markets, said training and talent development company Talent Development (M) Sdn Bhd
25 June 2018 - Joint effort to develop airports
  1. More MAHB, government to ensure sufficient capacity for passenger traffic growth
25 June 2018 - Halal sector to benefit from tie-up
  1. More SMEs can tap group's extensive network, says QSR general manager
21 June 2018 - Edotco plans 2,000 towers in 2018
  1. More Firm to work with customers to construct more sites, including rooftop installation
21 June 2018 - Carousell in talks for e-wallet
  1. More Mobile marketplace player expects to partner a local financial institution by year-end
21 June 2018 - USM named world’s 14th best young university
  1. More Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) ranked 14 in a list of the world's 50 best young universities by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), the university announced today
20 June 2018 - Malaysia has strong potential as data centre hub
  1. More Malaysia has a strong potential to become a regional hub for data centres as well as co-location (CoLo) providers on a myriad of factors including cheaper land, lower electricity cost and skilled workforce
19 June 2018 - Online hiring rises in Q1 due to demand for tech talents
  1. More Demand for technology talents continues to surge in Malaysia, prompting an uptrend in online hiring activity in the first quarter
19 June 2018 - Group opens first SE-Asia office
  1. More Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, the world's leading e-commerce company based in China, has opened its first Southeast Asia office, here, part of the company's strong commitment to boost digital economy in Malaysia and the region
19 June 2018 - Alibaba keen to tap local talents, SMEs
  1. More New centre aims to engage with existing partners and help businesses to identify global cross-border opportunities
18 June 2018 - 'More Malaysians to go cashless'
  1. More Infinitium sees rising adoption of digital payments among younger generation
12 June 2018 - OYO Hotels sees room for growth in Malaysia
  1. More India's OYO Hotels is expanding into Southeast Asian market, with Malaysia being a key market in its plan
12 June 2018 - MAHB: KLIA Aeropolis project to proceed as planned
  1. More The Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) Aeropolis is among the mega projects inked by the former administration that has given the green light to go on as planned
12 June 2018 - MAHB: No changes to KL Aeropolis and DFTZ projects for the present
  1. More There will be no changes to the KLIA Aeropolis and Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ) development for now and will proceed as per the original schedule, Bernama reported quoting Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB)
08 June 2018 - UM ranks 87th in world university rankings
  1. More Universiti Malaya has shown consistent performance by being ranked 87th in the 2019 QS World University Rankings
08 June 2018 - Berjaya plans airport on Pulau Tioman
  1. More Vincent Tan says RM1.2b project to be financed by internal funds, borrowings
07 June 2018 - UCSI, nation’s top private varsity
  1. More UCSI University can now call itself Malaysia’s top private university as it has beaten its peers by breaching the top 500 of the 2019 QS World University Rankings
07 June 2018 - DNeX identifies five growth areas
  1. More Dagang Nexchange Bhd (DNeX) is expanding on its business-to-business offerings by focusing on five growth areas
07 June 2018 - UPM is 202nd best university globally
  1. More Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has strengthened its ranking by achieving the position of being in the top 202 universities in the world in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2018/2019 today
06 June 2018 - Job seekers want better salary, benefits
  1. More Amid full employment scenario, companies now competing against each other for talent, Ranstad
05 June 2018 - RM30m for Airports 4.0 initiative
  1. More MAHB wants digital interaction with passengers to be priority
05 June 2018 - MARC affirms 'AA+' on Wesports
  1. More Malaysia Rating Corp Bhd (MARC) has affirmed its "AA+" rating on Westports Malaysia Sdn Bhd's RM2 billion sukuk musyarakah programme with a "stable" outlook on port operator's solid position and stable profit
30 May 2018 - Naza communications to increase footprint with more tower roll-outs
  1. More Integrated telecommunication infrastructure services provider Naza Communications Sdn Bhd (NCSB) is set to increase its footprint in Malaysia with a target roll-out of 300 to 600 towers by 2019
29 May 2018 - Pos Malaysia’s earnings jump on courier business
  1. More Pos Malaysia Bhd’s earnings jumped in the fourth quarter ended March 31, as revenue from the more lucrative courier business outpaced contribution from its traditional postal services
29 May 2018 - Traffic set to grow 7pc
  1. More Mavcom exects number of air passengers to exceed 100 million this year
28 May 2018 - Creating opportunities for creative talents
  1. More The SEA CONNECT – Creative Conference, in its second year, saw a bigger turnout this year with 900 participants from 64 institutions
28 May 2018 - 24th APEC MRT Meeting Recognises Importance Of Digital Economy
  1. More The 24th Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Ministers Responsible for Trade (MRT) has recognised the importance of digital economy as the enabler in today’s businesses
26 May 2018 - From Industrial 4.0 to Finance 4.0
  1. More Most people are somewhat aware about the Fourth Industrial Revolution
25 May 2018 - Aeon sets aside RM440mil for capex
  1. More Aeon Co (M) Bhd is allocating up to RM400mil in capital expenditure (capex) this year compared with RM500mil last year, said executive director Poh Ying Loo
24 May 2018 - Siemens, TNB team up to transform industry digitalization
  1. More Siemens Malaysia Sdn Bhd is set to transform Malaysia’s digitalisation in its power generation services, as well as energy management by collaborating with Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB)
21 May 2018 - KKB O&G unit eyes three more fabrication contracts
  1. More Company to know outcome of bids in next six months
17 May 2018 - Cypark to raise up to RM64m via private placement
  1. More Cypark Resources Bhd has proposed to raise up to RM64.37 million via a new share placement to third party investors to meet the working capital for its engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning (EPCC) of a 30-megawatt solar photovoltaic plant at Empangan Kelinchi, Negeri Sembilan
16 May 2018 - TNB plans RM18.8bil expansion over three years
  1. More Improvement to the company’s grid in the pipeline
15 May 2018 - MMC still keen to acquire stake in Sabah Ports
  1. More Che Khalib says company is also eyeing palm oil terminal
14 May 2018 - MAHB eyes 5pc surge in non-aeronautical revenue within five years
  1. More Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) is upbeat on its prospect of increasing non-aeronautical revenue contribution to the group by five per cent within five years
13 May 2018 - UM in top 30 of emerging economies
  1. More Universiti Malaya (UM) has made it into the top 30 universities among the emerging economies of the world
08 May 2018 - Water sector targets achievable
  1. More Government aims for 99pc of supply coverage and 85pc of connected sewerage services, among others
04 May 2018 - KL-Singapore HSR to generate 70,000 jobs
  1. More Consortium led by YTL to be project delivery partner for the southern portion of the alignment
04 May 2018 - HSR project to create 7 mega cities
  1. More Areas surrounding stations from Kuala Lumpur to Iskandar Puteri set to attract investments, says MyHSR
02 May 2018 - Century Logistics allocates RM180m to expand courier services
  1. More Century Logistics Holdings Bhd plans to expand its courier services, said executive director Edwin Yeap Khoo Soon
27 April 2018 - NTP boost medical tourism
  1. More Internationally recognised, quality healthcare woo many to Malaysia
26 April 2018 - Comintel Corp expects first waste-to-energy plant to contribute to earnings by June
  1. More Comintel Corp Bhd (Comcorp) said today it expects its first waste-to-energy (WTE) plant at Kuang, Rawang to commence recurring revenue and profit generation by June upon the issuance of the formal commencement operation date (COD) certificate from the Sustainable Energy Development Authority (Seda)
25 April 2018 - Wesports to spend up to RM15b for terminal capacity expansion
  1. More Wesports Holdings Bhd will invest up to RM15 billion until 2040 to double its capacity to 30 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs), said group managing director Datuk Ruben Emir Gnanalingam
25 April 2018 - DHL Express invests RM11m to build Southern Malaysia Gateway
  1. More DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider, will invest RM11 million and start construction of its Southern Malaysia Gateway in Johor this year
24 April 2018 - MIDA inks deal with Daher, IoT Valley
  1. More French firms to help in development of Internet of Things and logistics in Malaysia's aerospace industry
23 April 2018 - G3 Global to release new IoT products for S-E Asian market
  1. More G3 Global Bhd will release new Internet-of-things (IoT) products for the South-East Asian market in the second half of 2018 to tap into the IT market
21 April 2018 - KPJ gears up for Industry 4.0
  1. More Digitalisation and innovation a core strategic focus for hospital operator
21 April 2018 - US-based Hematogenix plans oncology lab
  1. More United States medical researcher Hematogenix Laboratory Services plans to set up a central laboratory focusing on oncology in Malaysia
18 April 2018 - Supply of new hotels on the rise in Malaysia
  1. More Thirty new hotels were completed last year, adding a further 5,777 rooms to the sector in 2017, over 50% more than the 3,733 new rooms introduced in 2016, said the Valuation and Property Services Department’s (JPPH) Malaysian Property Market Report 2017
17 April 2018 - ECRL seen driving growth in east coast
  1. More The RM55bil East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project is a worthy investment, especially for those in the east coast as it will change their economy and social life in the long term
16 April 2018 - Railway park to be export hub
  1. More Malaysia will be able to offer products and services to regional markets, says Maric
12 April 2018 - Cypark ties up with German firm on battery energy storage Emir Zainul
  1. More Cypark Resources Bhd has tied up with German-based 21st Century Clean Energy GmbH & Co KG to collaborate in energy storage projects and to jointly expand business opportunities in renewable energy (RE) in Malaysia
12 April 2018 - MIDA continues efforts to boost SME participation
  1. More The benefits of government spending can be seen in the industrial development of a supply chain for rail projects, says Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) chief executive officer Dato' Azman Mahmud
10 April 2018 - Malaysian IT spending to reach RM64.4 billion in 2018, says Gartner
  1. More ​Spending on technology products and services to grow 5.8% to reach RM64.4 billion in 2018 while worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.7 trillion in 2018, an increase of 6.2% from 2017, according to the latest forecast by Gartner, Inc.
10 April 2018 - DFTZ set to receive RM800m investments, says MAHB
  1. More The Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ) is expected to see RM800 million investments for the development of infrastructure facilities, systems and equipment over the next three years
10 April 2018 - Usaha Teknikal banks on automation
  1. More Ports can expect improved workflow consistency, enhanced labour competencies and safer workplace


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