Industry News

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.
August 30, 2016

KL-S’pore high-speed rail boost for planters’ land bank

The Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR) may boost the valuations of planters’ land bank due to property development potential, according to CIMB Research.
August 28, 2016

Malaysia’s GBS Sector To Add 6,000 Jobs In 2016

Malaysia's global business services (GBS) sector is on track to add another 6,000 jobs this year, riding on its resilience against the softening economic environment.