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18 September 2017 - Recycling firms to benefit from growth in several industries
  1. More Recycling companies are the hidden beneficiaries from the growth that is being experienced in several industries in Malaysia
18 September 2017 - Foreign company keen on stake in Titijaya
  1. More Company’s landbank in the Klang Valley attractive
18 September 2017 - To the fore of renewable energy charge
  1. More Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) aims to pursue an active role in supporting Malaysia's renewable energy (RE) generation target by leveraging on its competitiveness and strength both locally and overseas
15 September 2017 - TNB invest RM349m in solar plant
  1. More Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) is investing RM349 million to set up a 50 megawatt (MW) solar photovoltaic plant here, the biggest in Malaysia
14 September 2017 - Pestech inks MoU with UTAR for research and student placement opportunities
  1. More Power facilities provider Pestech International Bhd has inked a memorandum of understanding with Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) to explore areas of cooperation for research opportunities and to facilitate industrial study visits and industrial placements for students
13 September 2017 - TRX City inks deals with MRT Corp, SMART for better connectivity
  1. More TRX City Sdn Bhd, the master developer of Tun Razak Exchange (TRX), has entered into strategic partnerships with both Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp) and Stormwater Management and Road Tunnel Sdn Bhd (SMART), to enhance the upcoming financial district's connectivity with the rest of Kuala Lumpur
13 September 2017 - IKEA to roll out online store next year, Penang outlet in 2019
  1. More Swedish furniture giant IKEA is set to open its fourth Malaysian store in Penang in 2019
13 September 2017 - Celcom investing RM1.1b in second half to beef up network
  1. More Celcom Axiata Bhd plans to spend RM1.1 billion in capital expenditure (capex) for network expansion in the second half of the year
13 September 2017 - AirAsia taps varsity talent
  1. More Fernandes says tie-up with UPM a win-win proposition, particularly in research
09 September 2017 - Northport, Shin Yang and Harbour-Link sign MoU
  1. More Northport (Malaysia) Bhd, Shin Yang Shipping Sdn Bhd and Harbour-Link Group Bhd have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to established a strategic alliance called The East Malaysia Network, or TEAM Network
08 September 2017 - Perak to build RM1.5b airport?
  1. More State government looking at privatising project in Seri Iskandar, say sources
07 September 2017 - See Hup to expand business to Klang Valley and JB
  1. More Penang-based logistics company, See Hup Consolidated Bhd, plans to expand its transportation services business into the Klang Valley and Johor Baru, amid strong demand for logistic services due to various infrastructure projects
06 September 2017 - MSB industry set to grow 10pc
  1. More Malaysia's Money Services Business (MSB) industry is expected to grow by 10 per cent to RM130.35 billion this year, up from RM118.5 billion last year, mainly lifted by growth in the wholesale currency business
06 September 2017 - Eraman to partner Alipay
  1. More Malaysia Airports (Niaga) Sdn Bhd (also known as Eraman), a subsidiary of Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd, has partnered Alipay to improve Chines traveller's shopping experience at its airport outlets
05 September 2017 - Tie-up to enhance cooperation
  1. More Five ports are now part of venture to pave way for both countries to leverage people's potential and resources, says minister
04 September 2017 - Mahadon: Cardiac hospital a boost for Johor medical tourism sector
  1. More Johor will be in a good position to boost its medical tourism sector with the opening of the first cardiac hospital outside Kuala Lumpur within the next four years
30 August 2017 - Top Glove opens Top Glove Global Doctors clinic
  1. More Top Glove Corp Bhd launches its Top Glove Global Doctors Medical & Dental Clinic (TGGD) today — a move for the world's largest glove maker to make a foray into the healthcare business through a joint venture (JV) with Global Doctors, a clinic chain
29 August 2017 - Tiong Nam allocates RM100mil capex for FY2018
  1. More Tiong Nam Logistics Holdings Bhd has allocated RM100mil as capital expenditure (capex) for the financial year ending March 31, 2018 as part of an expansion plan for its logistics and warehousing network across South-East Asia
29 August 2017 - Tiong Nam allocates RM100m capex
  1. More Plan to purchase new vehicles to grow transportation fleet, build warehouses and strengthen cross-border logistics network
29 August 2017 - DNeX in tie-up to take halal industry via GoHalal
  1. More Investment holding company Dagang NeXchange Bhd (DNeX) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Malaysian Islamic Chamber of Commerce to assist companies to promote halal products and services via its trading platform, GoHalal
28 August 2017 - Westports on RM10bil expansion
  1. More Port operator aims to double container-handling capacity
28 August 2017 - Spreading Malaysian hospitality across the globe
  1. More Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) which began as Malayan Airways Ltd and flew its first commercial flight in 1947, has been a critical force in connecting Malaysia to the world, carrying the hopes, dreams and aspirations of the nation
27 August 2017 - Westports secures approval for container terminal expansion
  1. More Westports Holdings Bhd has secured an approval-in-principle from the government to expand its container terminal facilities in Port Klang from the current container terminal 1 to 9 (CT1 to CT9) to CT10 to CT19
26 August 2017 - Lazada eyes further expansion in Malaysia
  1. More Online retailer aims to set up warehouses at strategic locations
26 August 2017 - UMW O&G sees higher rig utilisation rate
  1. More Group optimistic of improvement in oil and gas investments
26 August 2017 - AirAsia sells AACE stake to JV partner for US$100m
  1. More Air Asia Bhd has disposed of its stake in Asian Aviation Centre of Excellence (AACE) to Canadian aviation company, CAE giving full control to the latter
26 August 2017 - 1,500 SMEs to be listed on Alibaba.com
  1. More Firms will be on online platform by early November, says Mustapa
23 August 2017 - IKEA's ASEAN distribution hub
  1. More World's largest furniture retailer picks Malaysia for RM908m regional supply chain centre
23 August 2017 - Ikea to set up regional distribution and supply chain centre in Malaysia
  1. More Ikea, the Netherlands based furniture retailer, will be setting up a regional distribution and supply chain centre for Asean in Malaysia, with an investment of RM908mil
22 August 2017 - Prudential to relocate Malaysia HQ to TRX
  1. More Prudential will be relocating its headquarters to a 27-storey building in the upcoming Tun Razak Exchange (TRX), Malaysia's first dedicated international financial district
21 August 2017 - O&G industry needs digital revolution
  1. More Transformation can potentially unlock US$1.6tril in value for industry, says Accenture
21 August 2017 - Malaysia ready to embrace digital economy
  1. More ​The digital economy is an emerging trend in the global business landscape, with an increasing number of organisations, companies and investors adopting it
19 August 2017 - Naza Kia revs up expansion drive
  1. More Besides introducing new models, group also plans to expand 3S outlet network
19 August 2017 - Global hub to serve O&G industry
  1. More Serba Dinamik inks deal with Izin Budi to build centre for maintenance, repair and overhaul as well as inspection, repair and maintenance in Pengerang
18 August 2017 - Embrace Indusry 4.0, SMEs urged
  1. More MIDA wants labour-intensive firms to adopt smart manufacturing, Internet of Things
17 August 2017 - MPD-MDEC digital game push
  1. More Media Prima unit roped in as government agency's partner to help accelerate growth
16 August 2017 - TNB gets RM339mil financing for Kuala Langat solar project
  1. More Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) has secured RM339mil financing for its first large-scale solar project in Malaysia, located on 97ha in Kuala Langat, Selangor
16 August 2017 - Dialog, Honeywell ink joint venture
  1. More US aerospace giant says deal will allow both parties to provide broader solutions to customers
15 August 2017 - FGV keen to offer logistic services in RM55b ECRL project
  1. More ​Felda Global Ventures Holdings Bhd wants to offer its expertise in providing integrated logistics services with parties involved in the development of the RM55 billion East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) project
15 August 2017 - German experts to speak at MIDA workshops next week
  1. More Medical glove manufacturers, furniture makers and business in aerospace, automotive, biotechnology, petrochemical and electrical sectors will be participating in the Fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0) seminars led by Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA)
15 August 2017 - German firms keen to work with SMEs
  1. More German companies are looking to collaborate with local small and medium enterprise (SMEs), with the intention of integrating Industry 4.0 into sectors such as aerospace, automotive, biotechnologies, petrochemical and electrical
12 August 2017 - Weifang Sime Darby launches liquid terminal
  1. More Weifang Sime Darby Port Co Ltd launched its liquid terminal on Wednesday, which expanded its range of services to provide storage and use of terminal facilities for bulk oil and chemicals at the port
11 August 2017 - IJM launches Innovation Lab to drive innovation
  1. More IJM Corp Bhd has launched an Innovation Lab at its headquarters here to nurture a culture of innovation among its employees and to develop and execute value-driven breakthrough ideas for the company, customers as well as the various industries it serves
10 August 2017 - Aegis widens ops in Iskandar Malaysia
  1. More Training centre targets to create over 700 jobs by 2020, says CEO
10 August 2017 - Honda Malaysia to launch 6 new models this year
  1. More Honda Malaysia Sdn Bhd will launch six new models and variants this year instead of the four it had initially planned following its positive performance in the first half of the year
07 August 2017 - Mesiniaga targets RM250m revenue
  1. More Core maintenance and services business to drive performance
04 August 2017 - Shell Malaysia partners Lazada Malaysia to launch first online store in the country
  1. More Shell Malaysia has partnered e-commerce company Lazada Malaysia to launch its first online store in the country today.
03 August 2017 - Understand market forces and anticipate changes
  1. More In the past decade, the world saw tremendous gains in e-commerce activities exemplified through the emergence of giant entities such as Amazon and eBay
02 August 2017 - Rail networks are future of Malaysian logistics
  1. More With the completion of the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) rail line last month, Malaysia is another excellent rail infrastructure richer
02 August 2017 - Kalmar Global sets sights on Asia
  1. More European company to boost share of regional crane refurbishment market estimated at €50m annually
29 July 2017 - The e-wallet race hots up
  1. More Touch ‘n Go-Ant Financial deal paves the way
28 July 2017 - Digital economy contribution to exceed 20% target
  1. More The contributions of Malaysia’s digital economy to the gross domestic product (GDP) are expected to exceed the 20% target by 2020 from the current 17%.
27 July 2017 - MMC plans tie-up with Japanese consortium
  1. More Expansion plan: Che Khalib says that going forward, MMC will have to look at expanding its ports, for which it will need more funds
25 July 2017 - Ikhasas, Marriot ink partnership
  1. More New five star resort in Pulau Perhentian set for operation in 2020
25 July 2017 - DNex in advanced talks
  1. More Dagang NeXchange Bhd (DNex), Malaysia's best performing mid-cap stock, is in merger talks for its technology and energy businesses, betting acquisitions will boost its profit growth target to double digits this year.
23 July 2017 - Sapura’s aviation unit to establish MRO unit with Lufthansa
  1. More Sapura Resources Bhd’s wholly-owned subsidiary Sapura Aero Sdn Bhd (SASB) and Lufthansa Technik AG are setting up a maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) service provider, specialising in narrow- and wide-body aircraft base maintenance.
22 July 2017 - Sapura Resources plans tie-up with Lufthansa unit
  1. More Collaborated group to offer MRO services in the region
21 July 2017 - Rev Asia sees 'important role' in KLIC
  1. More Company's potential to expand within digital space is massive, says director
21 July 2017 - Digital hub shows govt support for startups, SMEs
  1. More The announcement of the fourth digital hub in Malaysia yesterday marks the government's further commitment in supporting the growth of startups and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the country.
20 July 2017 - Prestariang to invest up to RM1bil in Skin project
  1. More Information and communications technology firm Prestariang Bhd will invest up to RM1bil to build and deploy its recently-secured Sistem Kawalan Imigresen Nasional (Skin) project.
19 July 2017 - E&E sector remains key catalyst
  1. More New human capital development centre to train highly-skilled workforce for industry
15 July 2017 - Gas Malaysia raises LNG prices
  1. More New average base tariff is at RM28.31 per MMBtu for non-power sector users effective July 1
14 July 2017 - Johor ports on track to meet target
  1. More The Johor Port in Pasir Gudang and Port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP) are on course to meet the target of handling 9.5 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) this year.
13 July 2017 - Lower cost of doing business
  1. More GST fine-tune to benefit service providers with foreign clients
13 July 2017 - The opportunity and threat of Industry 4.0
  1. More Now a fourth industrial revolution is building on the third, the digital revolution that has been occurring since the middle of the last century. It is characterised by a fusion of technologies that is blurring the lines between the physical, digital and biological spheres.
13 July 2017 - Ranhill relocates corporate HQ to Johor
  1. More Ranhill Holdings Bhd has relocated its corporate headquarters in Kuala Lumpur to Johor, to strengthen its core business in the southern region as well as Sabah and Sarawak.
10 July 2017 - Old stuff may be the new thing in S-E Asia
  1. More On the second floor of a 24,000-sq-ft, used goods superstore in the suburbs, here, Koji Onozawa pauses beside some old Japanese surfboards. He has spent nearly two decades at Bookoff Corp - a corporate legend in Japan that is barely unknown outside it, with 832 secondhand shops across the country.
10 July 2017 - MyIX to finalise deal with Netflix next month
  1. More It will see US firm providing video and movie content in Malaysia
08 July 2017 - Malaysian companies urged to secure space at logistics hub
  1. More Malaysian companies must grab opportunities to secure a space for their businesses in the fast-growing logistics hub of Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) or risk being left out if they don't act fast, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.
06 July 2017 - Local companies urged to capitalise on air cargo industry
  1. More Local companies need to act quickly to grab the opportunities and participate in the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) cargo space which is currently having an exciting growth as foreign interest grows.
05 July 2017 - McDonald’s bullish on outlook
  1. More McDonald’s Malaysia is aggressively pursuing an expansion plan. Our committed investment of RM1.4bil over 10 years is a testament to our confidence in the future of the country - Azmir Jaafar
05 July 2017 - Good ratings for seven Malaysian varsities
  1. More Better Asia-Pacific ranking if they can improve quality of research
05 July 2017 - Convergence may lead to mergers
  1. More Analysts see potential synergies arising from TM-Axiata and Maxis-Astro integration
28 June 2017 - Century Logistics plans to acquire mid-sized firm
  1. More Century Logistics Holdings Bhd is looking to acquire a mid-sized logistics and parcel delivery company with presence in major towns.
27 June 2017 - 200 petrol stations in the pipeline, says Smart Stream
  1. More Smart Stream Resources Sdn Bhd, a Bumiputera petrol and diesel supply company that operates in the rural and interior areas, targets to open 200 petrol stations by 2050.
24 June 2017 - TMC’s growth plans intact
  1. More Company set to transform into 4th biggest hospital group
22 June 2017 - AirAsia to strengthen Asian grip
  1. More Fernandes believes carrier can challenge its top three rivals from China
21 June 2017 - 5 game-changers for logistics service providers
  1. More Collaboration is an effective method in optimising supply chain: vertically with supply chain partners in a supply chain and horizontally among similar (competing) supply chains.
19 June 2017 - Creative industry can shape society
  1. More They are role models for younger generation, says PM
19 June 2017 - NCIA sees 37,000 jobs by 2025
  1. More The Northern Corridor Economic Region's (NCER) Development Bluprint 2016-2015 expects to create more than 37,000 jobs when two growth nodes in Kedah are completed.
17 June 2017 - WPP to beef up its OOH ad market in Malaysia
  1. More Its unit Kinetic to use technology and innovation
17 June 2017 - Sunway Medical could be worth at least RM1.5bil
  1. More Sunway’s healthcare business to be listed in two years
17 June 2017 - Kuantan Port expansion smooth
  1. More Liow: Even still under construction, berth section already booked
16 June 2017 - HSBC inks RM1b TRX HQ deal
  1. More First foreign bank to invest in upcoming international financial district
15 June 2017 - Sunway banks on healthcare unit, plans 5 more hospitals
  1. More Sunway Bhd is betting on its healthcare unit - which is being primed for an initial public offering in a few years - with five more hospitals planned within five years at a cost of RM1 billion.
15 June 2017 - MAHB plans expansion at KLIA
  1. More Project needed to accommodate an additional capacity of 15m to 20m passengers per year
12 June 2017 - Speedy halal certification with app
  1. More QuikHalal simplifies process and helps more businesses get certified
12 June 2017 - Malaysian-Thai security lane to be made logistics hub
  1. More A 26km security lane along the Malaysian-Thai border in Padang Besar, Perlis, to Bukit Kayu Hitam, Kedah, will be developed into northern logistic hub to spur economic growth in the region.
10 June 2017 - Super Group opens RM1m Johor outlet
  1. More Facility to help build up and improve company's brand recognition
10 June 2017 - Dubai's IQI to purchase office space in Millerz Square
  1. More Dubai-based real estate and investment firm IQI Group is acquiring 33,000 sq ft of office space in Millerz Square@Old Klang Road (OKR) - a project by Exsim Group - for RM30 million, to serve as its Asia Pacific command centre.
09 June 2017 - MGRC to expand to east coast with 2 new labs
  1. More Malaysian Genomics Resource Centre Sdn Bhd (MGRC) plans to expand its pathology laboratory services by adding two labs in the east coast of Malaysia by year-end.
08 June 2017 - More O&G MNCs moving operations to KL from Singapore due to lower costs
  1. More More multinational corporation (MNCs), particularly in the oil and gas (O&G) sector, are moving their operations here, from Singapore because of lower costs due to the depreciation of the ringgit.
07 June 2017 - A sea change on the horizon for manufacturers
  1. More Similar to how the connected devices in our personal lives can deliver insights and make recommendations to us in our daily lives, using IoT, factories connect the shop floor, allowing manufacturers to take an interconnected approach to manufacturing.
07 June 2017 - Maxis named 7th most effective brand globally by Effie
  1. More Maxis Bhd said it has been named the 7th most effective brand globally by US-based Effie Worldwide Inc, for its effective marketing campaigns.
05 June 2017 - TNB to begin solar project next month
  1. More Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) will start developing its first large scale solar project on a 97ha plot in Kuala Langat, Selangor, next month.
02 June 2017 - Government's 5 steps to boost halal ecosystem
  1. More Efforts include producing more professionals and speeding up certification process
31 May 2017 - DHL expects e-commerce mart to boom
  1. More Recent initiatives by government will help accelerate growth, says CEO
31 May 2017 - Battle underway for control of Straits of Malacca
  1. More Malaysian ports will likely also see their transhipment volume affected by this new canal, as a significant part of the shipping lines will switch to the Kra Canal route instead of sailing the straits via Singapore
31 May 2017 - Celcom continues investing in network expansion
  1. More Management has guided for the company to spend RM1.5b in 2017
25 May 2017 - Axiata Digital forms strategic partnership with Unlockd
  1. More Axiata Digital, the digital services arm of Axiata Group Berhad (Axiata) has formed a strategic partnership with ad and content funded mobile platform, Unlockd, as part of the latter closing its Series B funding round.


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