September 8, 2016

Johor govt plans to build desalination plant

The Johor government, through a joint venture with the private sector, plans to develop a desalination plant near Forest City as an alternative water resource, said state Public Works, Rural and Regional Development committee chairman Datuk Hasni Mohammad.
September 6, 2016

Iskandar Malaysia on track to meet RM25b investment target

The Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA) is confident of achieving its 2016 investment target for Iskandar Malaysia after securing RM17.7 billion in new investments in the first half of the year.
August 31, 2016

Maglev trains set to revolutionise

The proposed plan for a Maglev (magnetic levitation) train service here, as revealed by Sultan of Johor Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar, will spur a new economic playing field for Johor and create a big leap for Johor Baru in terms of transport infrastructure.
August 31, 2016

AmorePacific to build plant in Malaysia by 2020

AmorePacific, South Korea's largest cosmetics maker, plans to build a plant in Malaysia by 2020 in response to the growing demand from Southeast Asian markets, the company said on Sept. 5.