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nazrey Jun 26, 2021 10:29 PM

European investments in Malaysia
 
Melaka
Germany's Leuze chooses Malaysia for first factory in Southeast Asia
By Farah Adilla February 22, 2021 @ 12:15pm

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KUALA LUMPUR: Leuze electronic GmbH + Co KG, one of the world class optical sensor producers, has picked Malaysia for its first production plant in Southeast Asia.

Leuze made the official announcement of the new manufacturing plant's opening in Malaysia during a virtual press conference in Januar while presenting its 2020 performance and outlook for 2021.

The plant, to be located in Melaka, is currently under rapid construction phase, Leuze said in a statement today.

Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) chief executive officer Datuk Azman Mahmud said the decision spoke volumes of the confidence Leuze had in Malaysia.
https://www.nst.com.my/business/2021...southeast-asia

nazrey Jun 26, 2021 10:47 PM

Kedah
Austria's AT&S picks Malaysia for RM8.5 billion factory, its first in Southeast Asia
By Farah Adilla June 10, 2021 @ 2:30pm

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KUALA LUMPUR: AT&S, the Austria-headquartered global manufacturing leader of high-end printed circuit boards (PCB) and integrated circuit (IC) substrates, has chosen Malaysia as its first production plant in Southeast Asia.

AT&S chief executive officer Andreas Gerstenmayer met with Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin via a video conference on Wednesday to convey the official announcement.

AT&S' new facility in Kulim Hi-Tech Park, Kedah involved a proposed total investment of RM8.5 billion (1.7 billion euro) and would create 5,000 high-tech and high impact jobs, Senior Minister and International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali said.
https://www.nst.com.my/business/2021...southeast-asia

nazrey Jul 8, 2021 10:36 PM

Jaffri Amin elected to Switzerland-based GA's executive board member
By Ayisy Yusof June 21, 2021 @ 3:55pm
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KUALA LUMPUR: Institute of Public Relations Malaysia (IPRM) vice-president Jaffri Amin Osman has been elected as an executive member of the Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management (GA) from 2021 to 2023.

IPRM said Jaffri was appointed GA chair for the Asia Pacific region and a delegate-at-large for GA.

GA is a non-profit organisation registered in Switzerland, representing over 300,000 practitioners and academics across 126 countries worldwide.
https://www.nst.com.my/business/2021...e-board-member

nazrey Jul 13, 2021 12:28 AM

T7 Global teams up with Siemens to seek opportunities in Malaysia's logistics sector
By Azanis Shahila Aman July 1, 2021 @ 6:34pm
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KUALA LUMPUR: T7 Global Bhd through subsidiary T7 Kemuncak Sdn Bhd, has entered into an agreement with Siemens Logistics Pte Ltd to collaborate in business opportunities in Malaysia especially the growing logistics sector.

T7 Global said T7 Kemuncak and Siemens Logistics would leverage on each other's strengths and expertise to collaborate on airport logistics, parcel logistics and other automated solutions.

Siemens Logistics is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Siemens AG of Germany.

T7 Global chairman Datuk Seri Dr. Nik Norzrul Thani N. Hassan Thani said the collaboration was expected to create more opportunities for it to venture into different markets in Malaysia.
https://www.nst.com.my/business/2021...gistics-sector

nazrey Aug 31, 2021 11:16 AM

Porsche picks Malaysian partner Sime Darby for first assembly plant outside Europe
By Farah Adilla - August 30, 2021 @ 12:06pm

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KUALA LUMPUR: Porsche AG will produce its sports cars outside Europe for the first time in Malaysia.

Porsche has chosen Sime Darby Bhd to set up the local assembly of its sports cars specifically for the Malaysian market.

Sime Darby, in a statement today, said its motor vehicle production and assembly facility would be the first assembly plant of the German sports car manufacturer outside Europe, with production scheduled to begin in 2022.

Sime Darby Motors has been a partner of choice for Porsche in Malaysia for the last 11 years, being the exclusive distributor and retailer for the sports car brand here.

"This partnership with Porsche marks a coming of age of our relationship with the brand," Sime Darby group chief executive officer Datuk Jeffri Salim Davidson said.

"To be entrusted to assemble cars for one of the world's most admired sports car brands speaks volumes of the highly qualified and competent Malaysian talent we have at Sime Darby and our ability to provide meaningful value to our partners."

Porsche sales and marketing executive board member Detlev von Platen said Malaysia and Asean were a region of great potential, as the company was moving into a new era of mobility.

"This step now is part of a long-standing initiative to keep pace with rapidly evolving customer and market demands," von Platen said.

"Every Porsche assembled by Sime Darby will go through the same rigorous standards and processes as its European counterparts.

"Quality will be a shared key commitment between Porsche AG and Sime Darby to all our customers, in assembling Porsche vehicles," von Platen added.
https://www.nst.com.my/business/2021...-plant-outside

nazrey Aug 31, 2021 11:23 AM

UPDATE:
European Car Assembly Malaysia Plants

As of 2021

Volvo - Shah Alam, Selangor (Volvo Car Malaysia/Ingress Swede)
Mercedes Benz - Pekan, Pahang (DRB Hicom)
Volkswagen - Pekan, Pahang (DRB Hicom)
Audi - Pekan, Pahang (DRB Hicom) - Volkswagen Plant
BMW - Kulim, Kedah (Sime Darby Motors/BMW Group)
BMW Engine Assembly Plant - Kulim, Kedah (Sime Darby Motors/BMW Group)
Citroën - Gurun, Kedah (Stellantis)
Peugeot - Gurun, Kedah (Stellantis)
Porsche - Kulim, Kedah [NEW!] (Sime Darby Motors/Porsche AG)

nazrey Sep 2, 2021 3:39 AM

Shell invests in first offshore wellhead platform in Malaysia
By Azanis Shahila Aman - September 1, 2021 @ 3:01pm

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KUALA LUMPUR: Royal Dutch Shell plc, through unit Sarawak Shell Bhd, has taken a final investment decision on the Timi gas development project off Sarawak.

The Timi development features Sarawak Shell's first wellhead platform in Malaysia that is powered by a solar and wind hybrid renewable power system.

Shell said it was developing the Timi project, located about 200km)off the coast of Sarawak, jointly with its partners Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd and Brunei Energy Exploration.

"(We) look forward to delivering the project for Malaysia," the group said in a statement today.

Shell upstream director Wael Sawan said Timi, which is powered by a solar and wind hybrid power system, demonstrated the group's capabilities to innovate and deliver safe, reliable, and sustainable projects.

Sawan said this was in line with Shell's commitment to achieving net-zero emissions by 2050 in step with society.

"Shell is pleased to be able to progress this project in a competitive and responsible manner, as part of the vital role upstream plays in delivering Shell's strategy and in support of economic growth in Malaysia," he said.

Shell Malaysia chairman and senior vice president upstream Malaysia Ivan Tan said Timi reaffirmed Shell's commitment as a partner in powering progress for Sarawak and Malaysia.

The Timi development is designed to reach up to 50,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boe/d) peak production.

It will evacuate its gas to the F23 production hub via an 80km pipeline while supporting the future growth in the central Luconia area, off the coast of Sarawak.

The unmanned platform is about 60 per cent lighter than a conventional Tender Assisted Drilling (TAD) wellhead platform.

The project also includes the drilling of two wells.

"As one of the pioneers in building the country's energy industry, Shell Malaysia aims to lead in the country's energy transition by increasing investment in lower carbon energy solutions, while pursuing competitive and carbon resilient upstream investments," it said.

nazrey Sep 6, 2021 12:28 PM

Porsche's entry into Malaysia to create high-quality jobs, niche tech capabilities, says Azmin
Bernama September 03, 2021 17:27 pm +08
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KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 3): Porsche AG’s decision to establish an assembly plant in Malaysia will lead to the creation of high-quality jobs and niche technology capabilities, which in turn will solidify the country’s National Investment Aspirations (NIA), said Senior Minister cum International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali.

This is based on Porsche’s reputation as a high-performance car manufacturer that demands state-of-the-art technology and precision engineering, he said in a statement today.

The renowned German automobile manufacturer, which specialises in high-performance sports cars, sport utility vehicles (SUVs) and sedans, recently announced that it will establish a production plant in Kedah in partnership with Sime Darby Bhd.

Mohamed Azmin said despite the challenging global economic landscape, Porsche strongly believes that Malaysia is an ideal gateway for the ASEAN market, making the Kedah production plant its first local assembly outside of Europe in more than 70 years of the company's history.

“The establishment of a manufacturing facility in Malaysia is deemed as a strategic decision by Porsche, signifying its commitment to building a long-term presence in the ASEAN region.

“The project is embedded in a comprehensive growth initiative launched in 2018 and reflects Porsche’s trust in our country’s strong position as the preferred manufacturing hub for globally renowned automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs),” he said.

The senior minister further said that Porsche’s decision in choosing Malaysia as its first production plant outside of Europe embodies the company’s confidence in Malaysia’s conducive ecosystem and strength to support its long-term growth.

“It also acknowledges the capability of our local talent of highly skilled engineers and technicians. We are very pleased to welcome Porsche to Malaysia and the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) as well as its agency, the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA), will continue to deliver our best in facilitating their endeavours here,” he said.

Moving forward, Mohamed Azmin said, the Malaysian government will ensure a conducive environment for foreign industry leaders to do business in the country through fiscal and non-fiscal incentives, coupled with Malaysia’s readiness in providing high-skilled talent as well as capable technology partners.
https://www.theedgemarkets.com/artic...ies-says-azmin

nazrey Sep 11, 2021 2:28 AM

Volvo Car Malaysia extends SELEKT to Penang-based Western Circle
By Farah Adilla - September 3, 2021 @ 5:38pm

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KUALA LUMPUR: Volvo Car Malaysia Sdn Bhd (VCM) is extending its pre-owned car programme, Volvo SELEKT, to more Malaysians through its authorised dealer Western Circle (PG) Sdn Bhd in Penang, with additional listings available on Carlist.my.

Volvo SELEKT was launched in 2020 to provide quality pre-owned Volvo cars to customers.

Previously exclusively offered through Sisma Auto Glenmarie, Western Circle will be the second of two authorised Volvo dealerships to house SELEKT cars.

Located in Juru, Western Circle services customers and clients in the northern region with the highest standards of customer care and authentic luxury hospitality, set by Volvo Cars.
https://www.nst.com.my/business/2021...western-circle

nazrey Sep 11, 2021 2:30 AM

Porsche AG joint assembly plant in Kedah establishes long-term presence in the Asean region: MITI
By Ayisy Yusof - September 3, 2021 @ 4:11pm

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KUALA LUMPUR: Porsche AG's decision to locate its production facility in Kedah demonstrated the German sports car manufacturer's commitment to establishing a long-term presence in the Asean region.

International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali said the project is embedded in a comprehensive growth initiative launched in 2018 and reflects Porsche's trust in Malaysia's strong position as the preferred manufacturing hub for globally renowned automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).

Azmin said Porsche's strategic decision embodied its confidence in Malaysia's conducive ecosystem and the country's strength to support its long-term growth.

To recap, Porsche AG and Sime Darby Bhd will jointly set up a production facility in Kedah, marking the first local assembly outside of Europe in more than 70 years.

Azmin said the partnership would lead to the creation of high-quality jobs and niche technology capabilities, solidifying Malaysia's National Investment Aspirations (NIA).

Porsche strongly believes Malaysia is an ideal gateway for the ASEAN market despite a challenging global economic landscape.

"We are very pleased to welcome Porsche to Malaysia, and the ministry as well as its agency, the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA), will continue to deliver our best in facilitating their endeavours here," he said.

Azmin said the government would ensure a conducive environment for foreign industry leaders to do business in Malaysia through fiscal and non-fiscal incentives coupled with Malaysia's readiness to provide high-skilled talents and capable technology partners.

Porsche specialises in high-performance sports cars, sport utility vehicles (SUVs), and sedans. The brand is famous for its reputation as a high-performance car manufacturer that demands a state of the art technology and precision engineering.
https://www.nst.com.my/business/2021...presence-asean

nazrey Oct 29, 2021 6:31 AM

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European Car Assembly Malaysia Plants
As of 2021

Volvo - Shah Alam, Selangor (Volvo Car Malaysia/Ingress Swede)
Mercedes Benz - Pekan, Pahang (DRB Hicom)
Volkswagen - Pekan, Pahang (DRB Hicom)
Audi - Pekan, Pahang (DRB Hicom) - Volkswagen Plant
BMW - Kulim, Kedah (Sime Darby Motors/BMW Group)
BMW Engine Assembly Plant - Kulim, Kedah (Sime Darby Motors/BMW Group)
Citroën - Gurun, Kedah (Stellantis)
Peugeot - Gurun, Kedah (Stellantis)
Porsche - Kulim, Kedah [NEW!] (Sime Darby Motors/Porsche AG)
Asia Pacific logistics hub, new local assembly bolster Mercedes-Benz foothold in Malaysia
By NST Business - October 29, 2021 @ 8:46am
A newly-established company - Mercedes Benz Parts Logistics Asia Pacific (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, a 100 per cent subsidiary of Mercedes-Benz – will operate the facility.

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Mercedes-Benz Malaysia vice president of sales and marketing Michael Jopp said with this, Mercedes-Benz was committed to investing more to bolster its foothold in the country.

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KUALA LUMPUR: Mercedes-Benz Malaysia says the planned Asia Pacific after-sales logistics hub in Johor and the latest local assembly of two compact car models reflect parent Mercedes-Benz AG's commitment in Malaysia.

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia vice president of sales and marketing Michael Jopp said with this, Mercedes-Benz was committed to investing more to bolster its foothold in the country.

Being the regional hub in Asia Pacific, the new centre in Johor Bahru would serve Mercedes-Benz customers beyond Malaysia, Jopp said.

"The two new additions to our local production line are testament of our commitment to further expand our local foothold and increased investment in the local automotive sector," he told reporters after the launch of the locally-produced A-Class sedan and GLA sports utility vehicle here today.
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nazrey Nov 9, 2021 5:05 PM

Dassault Aviation Worldwide
Dassault Aviation operates in more than 80 countries through ten main companies, along with more than 50 Falcon service stations, to support over 3,000 aircraft deployed worldwide.

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nazrey Nov 29, 2021 12:14 PM

Dassault invests RM100m MRO facility in Subang Airport
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Dassault Aviation from France to build regional business jet maintenance centre worth USD 24 million in Malaysia, operational in 2023

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FRENCH firm Dassault Aviation S.A. (Dassault) is investing up to RM100 million to set up a new MRO facility in Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport or commonly known as Subang Airport.

The aviation company said the facility, to be positioned as Dassault Aviation’s Asia ‘Centre of Excellence’ for MRO, will be completed by Q4 2023.

This new facility will span 144,000 square feet and accommodate up to 45 aircraft per month. The one-stop centre for business jets will carry out line and heavy maintenance on Dassault, Bombardier and Gulfstream aircraft as well as interior refurbishment through Dassault’s ExecuJet MRO Services (ExecuJet), a subsidiary of Dassault Aviation.

The strategic collaboration will see Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) subleasing 186,000 square feet of land to ExecuJet to build a new state-of-the-art MRO Hangar for private jets at Subang Airport, with space for hangarage, maintenance, workshops and corporate offices.

The partnership was made in conjunction with the inaugural Selangor Aviation Show, taking place at the Regional Aviation Centre, Subang Airport, from November 25 to 27, 2021, organised by Invest Selangor.

Speaking during a media conference held today, MAHB MD Datuk Iskandar Mizal Mahmood said that this new collaboration between Malaysia Airports and ExecuJet will enhance Malaysia as a regional business aviation hub.

He added that the new facility will be a key component of Malaysia Airports’ strategy to position Subang as a premier business aviation airport.

“The Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport, commonly known as Subang Airport, has been pioneering the MRO for aerospace and aviation since 2005,” he said.

“It forms part of the group’s larger Aeropolis development, which focuses on the three core clusters of Aerospace & Aviation, Cargo & Logistics, and MICE & Leisure.

“The new MRO facility will be positioned as Dassault Aviation’s Centre of Excellence for MRO services in Asia, thus contributing to our ambition of making Subang Airport the most preferred aerospace and business aviation hub in Asia Pacific,” Iskandar said further.

The Aeropolis initiative attempts to create an aviation ecosystem that can attract foreign direct investments by global operators, as well as provide a platform for local companies to participate in the industry.

“Based on the current ecosystem that exists in Subang Airport right now, I am optimistic that the group is well on track to achieve this ambition,” he said, asserting that the new MRO facility will be a key component of MAHB’s strategy to position Subang Airport as a premier business aviation airport.

“Today, the Subang Airport aerospace ecosystem is recognised as an integral part of the global aerospace manufacturing and assembly value chain, as well as a regional MRO hub for general aviation.”

Iskandar also added that the new facility will open doors to more job opportunities and increase the skilled workforce in the country.

“Apart from attracting foreign investment and contributing to the local economy, we will be enhancing human capital by upskilling local talents with technical knowledge and new capabilities. ExecuJet will be investing heavily in training their local workforce.”

According to Iskandar, MAHB is a home for over 60 leading global and local operators, employing over 4,000 highly skilled technical workforces, as these operators collectively contributed RM5.7 billion in annual revenue in 2020, which accounts for almost 50% of the national aerospace revenue.
https://themalaysianreserve.com/2021...-0-gaNycGzNDFE

nazrey Dec 16, 2021 12:57 AM

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Originally Posted by nazrey (Post 9382229)
UPDATE:
European Car Assembly Malaysia Plants

As of 2021

Volvo - Shah Alam, Selangor (Volvo Car Malaysia/Ingress Swede)
Mercedes Benz - Pekan, Pahang (DRB Hicom)
Volkswagen - Pekan, Pahang (DRB Hicom)
Audi - Pekan, Pahang (DRB Hicom) - Volkswagen Plant
BMW - Kulim, Kedah (Sime Darby Motors/BMW Group)
BMW Engine Assembly Plant - Kulim, Kedah (Sime Darby Motors/BMW Group)
Citroën - Gurun, Kedah (Stellantis)
Peugeot - Gurun, Kedah (Stellantis)
Porsche - Kulim, Kedah [NEW!] (Sime Darby Motors/Porsche AG)

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Originally Posted by nazrey (Post 9216617)
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Plant
Pekan, Pahang

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New S-Class unveiled in Malaysia, setting benchmark of luxury limousine
By NST Business - December 15, 2021 @ 3:49pm

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Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Sdn Bhd launches its highly-anticipated flagship vehicle, the new S-Class, on the back of rising optimism of a stronger sales recovery.

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KUALA LUMPUR: Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Sdn Bhd has today launched its highly-anticipated flagship vehicle, the new S-Class, on the back of rising optimism of a stronger sales recovery.

The S-Class is the world's best-selling luxury limousine and for the Malaysian market, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia will locally assemble the S 580 e plug-in hybrid to replace its predecessor at the company's plant in Pekan, Pahang.

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia vice president of passenger cars Michael Jopp said it had been a roller-coaster for the local automotive sector this year.

But he expects things to significantly improve in 2022, with Mercedes-Benz Malaysia possibly beating its 2019 sales, after an expected flat 2021 performance over 2020's.

"We thought that when we entered 2021 versus the previous year, the outlook would be very optimistic. And then with total lockdowns, the first one being relatively short but the second being very long, that led to some significant setbacks. Our dealers could not sell.


"If I take into consideration the development over the last two to three months, as customers responded to our launches, I am very confident about next year. I think we are maximising our sales potential right now," Jopp told reporters after the launch here today.

"Looking at our current orders, the response continues to be very, very strong and we are very confident going into next year. And I'm also happy about closing this year," he added.

Meanwhile, Jopp said the new S-Class had set the benchmark of luxury limousine, and was a testament of Mercedes-Benz Malaysia's commitment to reinforcing its local commitment to expand local foothold in the country.

"The vehicle underpins our claim to produce the best automobile in the world. This is where covetable luxury meets the greatest possible safety and highest level of comfort. The S-Class is the centerpiece of the brand, and stands for the fascination of Mercedes-Benz. It follows a long tradition that extends back to the beginnings of the Mercedes brand in the early 20th century," he added.

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia is assembling the first batch of 12 units of the S 580 e and expects to start delivering the limousines to its customers early next year.

Mercedes-Benz said well before the official designation S-Class, the models in the executive and luxury class were the mainstay of the Stuttgart-based company's portfolio and have always stood for luxury, comfort, safety and lifestyle.

The continuous ancestry of the S-Class begins with the model 220 (W 187) of 1951. The designation S-Class was officially introduced with the 116 series in 1972.

Since its market launch, more than four million S-Class limousines have been delivered to customers worldwide.

Locally, Mercedes-Benz has sold over 18,000 S-Class limousines since its first introduction in the late 1970s.
https://www.nst.com.my/business/2021...xury-limousine

nazrey Dec 19, 2021 7:00 AM

Bosch to invest more than 400 mln eur in chip production
Reuters October 29, 2021

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FRANKFURT Oct 29 (Reuters) - German technology group Robert Bosch (ROBG.UL) has earmarked more than 400 million euros ($467 million) for investments in microchip production in Germany and Malaysia next year to ease a global shortage.

A lack of chips for automakers has disrupted vehicle production around the world, with suppliers relying almost exclusively on chips from only a few manufacturers in Asia and the United States.

The largest part of Bosch's budget will be spent on a faster expansion of its Dresden, Germany factory for 300-millimeter wafers, which the group inaugurated in June, it said in a statement on Friday.

About 50 million euros will be invested at a site in Reutlingen near Stuttgart making 200-millimeter wafers, said the company, which also makes car parts and factory automation systems.

Another project to be funded will be the construction of a semiconductor testing facility in Penang, Malaysia, it added, without specifying the level of investment.

Intel (INTC.O), the biggest maker of processor chips for PCs and data centres, said last month it could invest up to 80 billion euros in Europe over the next decade. read more
https://www.reuters.com/technology/b...on-2021-10-29/

nazrey Dec 25, 2021 1:56 AM

Tech: RM8.5 bil Kulim expansion to play key role in AT&S’ growth story
Liew Jia Teng/The Edge Malaysia December 15, 2021 15:00 pm +08

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AS an increasing number of multinational corporations flock to Batu Kawan Industrial Park in Penang to set up their manufacturing plants, Vienna-listed Austria Technologie & Systemtechnik AG (AT&S) has instead chosen Kulim Hi-Tech Park in Kedah for its first production site in Southeast Asia.

The Austrian firm, which has a presence in Nanjangud, India; Chongqing and Shanghai in China; and Ansan, South Korea, is building a new state-of-the-art facility in Kulim with a planned investment of RM8.5 billion (about €1.7 billion) under Phase 1 of the project.

Construction work started in end-October and commercial operations are targeted to come on stream in 2024.

AT&S CEO Andreas Gerstenmayer says the Kulim plant is the group’s largest investment thus far in terms of initial investment for a single project. It is also the biggest single investment ever made by an Austrian company in Malaysia.

“If you look at our expansion in Chongqing, China, we have also invested a lot of money over the past 10 years. In terms of total investments, Kulim may not be the largest at the moment, but in terms of initial investment, it is definitely the largest because we will be investing €1.7 billion over a period of three years,” the 56-year-old German tells The Edge in an exclusive interview.

Gerstenmayer, who studied production engineering at Rosenheim University of Applied Sciences in Germany, held various management positions in the Siemens Group before becoming chairman of the management board of AT&S in 2010.

The first phase of the Kulim project is expected to lead to the creation of 6,000 new jobs, including for 4,500 blue-collar workers.

“To us, Chongqing is somehow the sister plant to the Kulim plant. In terms of workforce, we will probably see a similar size [at] these two plants. We expect them to collaborate as well as exchange technologies and know-how with each other,” he says.

AT&S is procuring 2,000 machines for its Kulim plant. Most of the high-tech equipment is sourced from Japan, the US, Taiwan and South Korea.

“It’s too early to talk about our Phase 2 investment in Kulim. Right now, we just want to focus on putting up our factory first. But yes, we might make further investments in the near future; the possibility is there,” he says.

Dörflinger Private Foundation and Androsch Private Foundation are the two largest shareholders of AT&S, with an 18% and 17.6% stake respectively. The remaining 64.4% shares are in free float.

Founded in 1987, Leoben-headquartered AT&S is one of world’s leading manufacturers of high-end printed circuit board (PCB) and integrated circuit (IC) substrates, serving industries such as consumer electronics, computer, communication, semiconductor, automotive, aviation, industrial and medical.

IC substrates provide connections between silicon dies and PCBs. They are composed of several layers and a supporting core in the middle. IC substrates contain drill holes and conductor paths that exceed the density of conventional PCBs. They are used for cloud edge computing, data centres and server farms as well as for consumer devices.
https://www.theedgemarkets.com/artic...s-growth-story

nazrey Jan 7, 2022 1:54 AM

Radia Bukit Jelutong
Shah Alam, Selangor

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Radia Bukit Jelutong to be a students hub with the entry of Netherlands Maritime University College
By Azanis Shahila Aman - January 4, 2022 @ 5:18pm
In a joint statement today, the developers said its JV company had signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with NMUC to set up a campus in Radia. NMUC aims to enrol approximately over a thousand students during their opening semester, which aligns with the company's target to make Radia Bukit Jelutong a bustling centre for students and the surrounding communities in Shah Alam and Subang Jaya.
https://www.nst.com.my/business/2022...ime-university

nazrey Jan 7, 2022 1:59 AM

Marriott brings Paris-born Le Meridien to Penang
By Farah Adilla - January 6, 2022 @ 1:53pm

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The hotel construction is due to commence by mid-2022 and is expected to be completed by the end of 2026.
https://www.nst.com.my/business/2022...eridien-penang

nazrey Jan 7, 2022 2:49 PM

BMW Group Malaysia, Tian Siang adds three new charging stations in Penang
By NST Business - January 7, 2022 @ 5:59pm

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BMW Group Malaysia and Tian Siang Premium Auto add three new BMWi charging facilities in Penang, namely at The Prestige Hotel in George Town and the Light Hotel in Seberang Jaya.

https://www.nst.com.my/business/2022...tations-penang

nazrey Jan 13, 2022 12:31 AM

1,200 students expected to benefit from Ericsson-UTM-DNB pact in first year
By NST Business - January 11, 2022 @ 4:50pm

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Ericsson, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia and Digital Nasional Bhd recently announced their collaboration for an education initiative on 5G that will help educate Malaysian students on 5G and emerging technologies.

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KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 1,200 students are expected to benefit from a tripartite agreement between Ericsson, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and Digital Nasional Bhd (DNB).

The education initiative on 5G in Malaysia will help educate local students on 5G and emerging technologies during the programme's first year.

It will enable UTM students to participate and contribute to the country's digital economy and Industry 4.0 transformation.

Ericsson will also open its Ericsson Educate platform to UTM students to access learning material on critical technologies.

This includes selective subjects covered at an introductory level include 5G networks, artificial intelligence, machine learning, automation, blockchain, cloud computing, data science, Internet of Things (IoT) and telecommunications.


The collaboration will also provide students and lecturers with access to quality digital learning resources that draw on Ericsson's 145-year experience in telecommunications and ICT.

Content from the Ericsson Educate portal will be provided at no cost and integrated to complement UTM's online-based degrees and micro-credentials programs.

Ericsson will also train UTM faculty members to use the course materials as part of their teaching subjects.

Additionally, Ericsson and DNB would provide subject matter experts as guest lecturers on relevant topics pre-selected by UTM.

DNB will create opportunities for course participants to join the company as interns upon completion of relevant courses potentially.

UTM vice-chancellor Professor Datuk Ts Dr Ahmad Fauzi Ismail said producing world-class talent by developing high-quality graduates was UTM's top strategic thrust and priority.

"Our partnership with Ericsson and DNB is to integrate industry-driven content into our curriculum to help enhance our graduates' skills and knowledge to equip them to perform in the IR4.0 working environment effectively," he said.

He said UTM's partnership with Ericsson was also part of the university's obligation to support the Malaysian Higher Education Blueprint, promote lifelong learning, enabling Malaysians to meet the skills and competencies needed for a developed economy.

"This will also maximise the potential and excellence of individuals in the workforce through reskilling and upskilling opportunities," he added.

DNB chief corporate affairs officer Zuraida Jamaluddin said 5G would be a game-changer in transforming Malaysia's digital economy.

"It is also poised to improve the way we work and play, the way we innovate and the way we learn. With lower latencies, faster speeds and AR/VR capabilities, 5G will allow immersive learning environment and encourage innovation in many aspects of education."

Zuraida said the accelerated 5G deployment and cheaper wholesale prices made possible through DNB's supply-led approach would enable the participation of students from all walks of life.

"This will help bridge the digital divide and provide equity in education, particularly among the underserved communities.

"We are indeed excited about this collaboration with UTM and Ericsson where DNB, through this initiative, will provide subject matter experts and consultations, as well as offering internship opportunities to qualified course participants upon their graduation from UTM."

Ericsson Malaysia, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh head David Hägerbro said the initiative strengthened Ericsson's continued collaboration with UTM in research and development and would accelerate Malaysia's IR 4.0 agenda.

"It is a significant step by Ericsson together with DNB towards developing a 5G ready workforce in Malaysia that can leverage the potential of 5G to support the government's MyDigital vision.

"Our investment in UTM seeks to accelerate Malaysia's digital transformation, which includes building a skilled 5G-ready workforce.

"By supplementing their ongoing studies with Ericsson Educate content as well as DNB's industry insights, they will strengthen their ICT skills and enhance the availability of 5G ready talent in the country," added Hägerbro.
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nazrey Jan 13, 2022 12:36 AM

Petronas, Shell seal carbon capture, storage solutions pact
By NST Business - January 11, 2022 @ 10:54am

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Petronas executive vice president and chief executive officer of upstream Adif Zulkifli (left) and Shell Malaysia chairman and senior vice president of upstream Malaysia Ivan Tan (right) during the signining ceremony for a joint study and collaboration agreement to explore opportunities and project collaborations in carbon capture and storage (CCS) and help provide carbon dioxide (CO2) storage solutions in Malaysia and the region.

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KUALA LUMPUR: Petronas has signed a joint study and collaboration agreement with Sarawak Shell Bhd to explore opportunities and project collaborations in carbon capture and storage (CCS) to help provide carbon dioxide (CO2) storage solutions in Malaysia and the region.

The two oil majors will undertake an integrated CCS area development plan study to support the decarbonisation ambitions of both parties within selected locations offshore Sarawak.

The scope of the agreement includes exploring the provision of decarbonisation service to Shell's local and cross-border facilities, as well as to other potential regional customers.

The outcome of the study will produce options in potential areas for further collaboration.

"Petronas has a long-standing partnership with Shell. We are confident that this latest collaboration will inspire more innovation towards managing carbon emissions and advancing our shared ambition of delivering energy solutions in a responsible and sustainable manner," Petronas executive vice president and chief executive officer of upstream Adif Zulkifli said in a statement today.

"This collaboration underscores Petronas' continuous efforts to explore partnership opportunities in CCS. We will continue this trajectory to unlock opportunities which could potentially help reduce emissions and achieve our net zero carbon emissions aspirations. This is one of the many efforts to position and establish Malaysia as a leading CCS solutions hub in the region," he added.

Last November, Petronas signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with ExxonMobil Exploration and Production Malaysia Inc to explore opportunities in CCS technologies to support the decarbonisation of Malaysia's upstream industry as well as to provide CO2 storage solutions for the region.

In December, an MoU was signed with POSCO International Corporation and POSCO Engineering & Construction Co Ltd to assess for opportunities to unlock CCS potential and identify suitable technology within the scope of carbon capture, transportation of CO2 and storage for potential application.

Petronas is taking deliberate steps to build a resilient and sustainable portfolio to support the transition towards lower carbon energy sources.

It is also pursuing more zero continuous flaring and venting of hydrocarbons to reduce emissions aligned with its aspiration to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050.
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nazrey Jan 13, 2022 2:44 AM

Sime Darby's Auto Bavaria scoops BMW's Diamond award for 10th consecutive year
By Ayisy Yusof - January 10, 2022 @ 3:20pm

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Auto Bavaria, a division of Sime Darby Auto Bavaria Sdn Bhd, has bagged BMW’s Diamond award for its customer loyalty programme, BMW Excellence Club, for the 10th consecutive year since 2010.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Auto Bavaria, a division of Sime Darby Auto Bavaria Sdn Bhd, has bagged BMW's Diamond award for its customer loyalty programme, BMW Excellence Club, for the 10th consecutive year since 2010.

Auto Bavaria, the largest BMW authorised dealership group in Malaysia, said the recognition was awarded for the company's commitment to delivering exceptional customer experience.

The recognition was awarded at the BMW Dealer Awards Night 2020 recently.

The annual award aims to recognise top performing BMW dealerships in its network in Malaysia across all key areas of the business, focusing on sales and after sales, service operation excellence, as well as contribution to business performance.

Auto Bavaria took home a total of 32 awards in seven categories despite it being a year fraught with challenges.


Managing director Vi Thim Juan said the accolade was a testament to its resilience and strong commitment to delivering exceptional customer experience despite the challenges faced by the automotive industry throughout 2020.

"Apart from acknowledging our outstanding business performance, it reflects our steadfast commitment to the BMW brand promise of delivering service excellence beyond the point of purchase. We look forward to celebrating many more wins, to pushing more boundaries and continuing our commitment to excellence in years to come," Vi added.

Sime Darby Auto Bavaria is the biggest retail and service organisation for BMW, MINI and Motorrad in Malaysia.

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nazrey Jan 13, 2022 2:45 AM

Best year for Volvo Car Malaysia
By Ayisy Yusof - January 9, 2022 @ 11:00am
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KUALA LUMPUR: Volvo Car Malaysia has posted its best annual sales since its inception, selling 14.3 per cent more vehicles to 2,229 units in 2021.

This also marks the Swedish car marque's sixth consecutive sales growth in the local market.

Volvo Car Malaysia managing director Charles Frump said it had gained customers' confidence in providing them with the freedom to move in a personal, sustainable and safe way, despite a challenging year.

"The collective efforts of our dealers and staff have laid the groundwork for an electrifying 2022, encouraging us to charge towards our goal of becoming a fully electric car company by 2030," Frump said in a statement.

The company also posted the highest monthly sales in December 2021, having sold 524 units.


Of the total, 73 per cent of all new Volvo cars sold in Malaysia were Recharge models.

On a global scale, Volvo Cars sales grew 5.6 per cent to 698,693 units last year.

The results demonstrated the continued popularity of Volvo Cars' Recharge line-up of cars with a fully electric or plug-in hybrid powertrain, Frump said.

Sales of Recharge models worldwide surged 63.9 per cent year-on-year in 2021, making up 27 per cent of the company's total sales volume in 2021.

Nearly 40 per cent of all new Volvo cars sold in December were Recharge models, with fully electric cars making up 7.4 per cent.
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nazrey Jan 13, 2022 2:52 AM

Ericsson will deliver a world class 5G experience to Malaysia
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Global ICT leader Ericsson, in partnership with Digital Nasional Berhad, recently announced the launch of 5G in Malaysia. Börje Ekholm, President and CEO of Ericsson, discusses how the introduction of 5G will benefit the country.

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Q1. Can you share your thoughts on the 5G launch in Malaysia and about Digital Nasional Berhad’s network?
The launch of 5G represents a significant moment in Malaysia’s telecommunications journey and together with Digital Nasional Berhad (DNB) we are delighted to be bringing the benefits of a world class 5G experience to the country.

DNB has the spectrum, end to end design and technology needed to deliver a 5G network to provide consumers and businesses with blazing speeds and an enhanced customer experience.

Malaysia has the potential to become a global frontrunner in 5G, which will allow the country’s entrepreneurs to develop new solutions on top of the network. Successful use cases can then be launched locally and globally and support the economy by creating new jobs and skills.

Q2. Can you talk about your global experience and success with 5G?
Ericsson is currently powering 108 live 5G networks, which is more than half of the world’s such networks. Globally, 73 countries have introduced 5G and Ericsson powers networks in 48 of them, which translates to more than 60% of the countries that have already launched.

Our focus on innovation and reliability has made us a trusted partner to deliver 5G networks in the most advanced and demanding 5G markets such as the United States where we provide infrastructure products and services for all the national telecom operators and cemented our 5G RAN market leadership last year.

5G technology is a core part of our business and we invest USD 4.4b in research and development annually, corresponding to almost 20% of our sales. Around a quarter of our workforce is also deployed in R&D activity.


Q4. How do you see 5G benefiting Malaysia?
5G is a huge platform for innovation, just like 4G has been. The key difference is an exciting one, because 5G will cater to both consumers and enterprises. The potential for new business applications is limitless and many are yet to be conceived, so 5G will accelerate Malaysia’s digital transformation and enable the country to embrace Industry 4.0. It will also help reduce the digital divide, through use of technology such as Fixed Wireless Access to provide ultra-fast connectivity to remote areas.

Q5. What in your opinion are the key enablers for 5G to be successful in Malaysia?
We are working with DNB on the accelerated rollout and providing an affordable and world class customer experience, all based on a trustworthy, resilient and secure 5G network that will form the foundation for a thriving digital ecosystem.

I think it is testimony to a strong partnership and our combined capabilities that we have been able to launch 5G in Malaysia in less than six months after the contract was awarded. Now 5G is already available in parts of Putrajaya, Cyberjaya and Kuala Lumpur and we will be providing approximately 80% coverage in populated areas by the end of 2024.

We are leveraging on our technology leadership and the extra capacity and coverage of C band (mid band) to provide a fantastic customer experience. We are building a world class network end to end by using advanced solutions such as Multi Operator Core Network that allows the radio network to be shared by all 6 operators. We will also operate the network largely using local resources and the latest tools and Artificial Intelligence. This will guarantee the lowest cost per GB and enable affordable prices of data in Malaysia, with a world class customer experience.

Q6. How are you building the local ICT ecosystem in Malaysia?
The ongoing 5G rollout will see us partnering with local contractors and hiring more Malaysians. We have been working with our existing vendors and contractors while developing a pipeline for the future, so that we can continue to bring on more Malaysians as we progress. Our local partners are working with us in areas such as network installation and rollout, network optimization and site solutions amongst others.

Naturally, every potential vendor and contractor must have the requisite technical capabilities, a proven track record and a company background which meet the stringent requirements set by Ericsson. This ensures we can maintain our global technology leadership and provide the world class network that we have committed to deliver in Malaysia. We will always welcome hearing from any potential local partners interested in working with us on this important project.

Q7. Can you talk about your commitment to Malaysia?
Ericsson has been part of the development of Malaysia’s telecom industry since 1965, helping to introduce every generation of mobile technology, from 2G to 5G. We are fully committed to supporting DNB in making our 5G project a big success for the country, its people and economy. Indeed, we will ensure the network becomes a showcase for 5G in the world and a shining example of what innovative technology can offer consumers and businesses.

To support the management of the DNB network, we have recently set up a Network Operations Center in Petaling Jaya, using the latest artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies. Another example of our commitment to Malaysia is extending our Ericsson Educate program to University Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), to help educate thousands of Malaysian students about 5G and related technologies.
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nazrey Feb 25, 2022 12:54 PM

Mercedes-Benz's Asia-Pacific logistics hub in Johor still in early stages of planning, says top executive
Sulhi Khalid February 25, 2022 14:17 pm +08

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KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 25): Mercedes-Benz Malaysia president and chief executive officer Sagree Sardien said on Friday (Feb 25) that its planned Asia-Pacific aftersales logistics hub in Johor is still in the early stages of planning.

“This is a very exciting moment because we get to have delivery within the actual place. It creates a lot of opportunities, but we are in the early stages of planning this," she told reporters at the launch of the all-new Mercedes-Benz C-Class.

“This hub will be responsible for importing as well as storing of parts and distribution across Southeast Asia,” she added.

She declined to disclose the amount of investment allocated to build the hub except to say that it is "substantial".

Previously in October last year, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia shared that the new distribution hub at the Senai Airport City is expected to commence its operations in 2024.

A newly-established company, Mercedes Benz Parts Logistics Asia Pacific (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, a 100% subsidiary of Mercedes-Benz, will operate the facility.

Earlier at the launch, Sagree said the all-new Mercedes-Benz C-Class is its bestselling model to date and since its introduction, over 10.5 million units had been delivered globally.

“Likewise in Malaysia, our customers love this vehicle as we continue to define the standards of comfort and innovation in the premium midsize sedan segment.

“We are very excited to introduce the new C-Class in Malaysia and with the latest edition, we are taking the next logical step on our road to a digital and sustainable future with a host of innovations that sets the benchmark in this segment,” she said.

Mercedes-Benz Malaysia sales and marketing (passengers cars) vice-president Michael Jopp said the new C-Class redefines its segment in several respects at once.

“Following the pinnacle of luxury in the S-Class, the second generation of MBUX (Mercedes-Benz User Experience) has already debuted in the new C-Class,” he said.

The new Mercedes-Benz C-Class will be available as completely built-up units in two variants. They are the C 200 Avantgarde Line and the C 300 AMG Line to be priced at RM288,334 and RM330,681 respectively.
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nazrey Mar 15, 2022 11:44 PM

Italian Trade Agency brings over 600 authentic Italian food products to Bangsar
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nazrey Mar 15, 2022 11:48 PM

Volvo's XC40 Recharge Pure Electric will be CKD, exported from Shah Alam
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Senior minister cum international trade and industry minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali (left) and Volvo Car Malaysia managing director Charles Frump officially unveils the XC40 Recharge Pure Electric to kick off the company’s new chapter in electrification and cementing the company’s global ambition of becoming a fully electric company by 2030.
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Dassault Aviation to setup RM100mil Asia's first one-stop servicing centre for business jets in Subang
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nazrey May 14, 2022 12:33 PM

UK-based Alchemiya announces partnership with Celcom to provide Muslim-themed content
Bernama May 09, 2022 19:28 pm +08
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 9): Alchemiya, a United Kingdom-based internet television service announced its partnership with Celcom Axiata Berhad (Celcom) in offering a unique library of movies, dramas, documentaries, and tv shows about the Muslim world for Malaysians.

In a statement, Alchemiya said this partnership would enable Celcom to provide Alchemiya’s Muslim-themed content to its more than 14 million users on its widest network coverage in Malaysia.

From April 2022, all Celcom subscribers would be able to enjoy seven days of free streaming access to the Alchemiya service at no additional cost.

Following the seven days period, customers would be able to continue to enjoy Alchemiya at a special rate of RM9 per month with auto-renewal, charged directly to their postpaid or prepaid Celcom accounts through integrated mobile carrier billing.

“Alchemiya was established to connect the Global Muslim community with content that reflects Muslim family values and celebrates the best culture, heritage and traditions found across the Muslim world.

“Celcom has been very supportive of our vision and we found ‘value alignment’ with their ‘community first’ approach. It is our hope that our content would reach a wider audience in Malaysia through various efforts and activities that we have planned for the next one year,” Alchemiya chief executive officer Navid Akhtar was quoted as saying.

To access Alchemiya, Celcom customers can simply log on to alchemiya.com/celcom and will immediately be able to watch quality Muslim movies or shows on their mobiles or smart television by downloading the relevant Alchemiya app.
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nazrey May 17, 2022 5:39 AM

DHL express invest RM13mil in new prai service centre
By Bernama - May 17, 2022 @ 12:18pm
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ATU KAWAN: International express service provider DHL Express has relocated its Prai Service Centre to a larger, RM13 million facility at the Batu Kawan Industrial Park here to cater to the bigger demand for international shipping by businesses in the northern states.

DHL Express Malaysia and Brunei managing director Julian Neo said the new service centre will improve shipment processing capacity by 170 per cent, enabling faster transit times that will boost the service for the company's customers in mainland Penang, Perlis and Kedah.

"The new service centre comprises 2,386 square metres of warehousing and office space, which is five times the size of the previous facility. This is in response to the increased demand for international shipping by the northern region's business community.

"In line with Deutsche Post DHL Group's commitment to achieve zero carbon emissions by 2050, the facility is equipped with state-of-the-art solar panels and fitted with energy-efficient appliances and systems that are expected to cut the release of greenhouse gases by 26.9 per cent," he told reporters at the new service centre's opening ceremony, which was officiated by Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow, here today.

Neo said its Prai Service Centre, which was relocated from Taman Inderawasih, handles domestic and time-definite international shipments to and from the 220 countries and territories served by DHL Express and offers a convenient service point for customer drop-off and pick-up.

As a major facilitator of global supply chains, DHL Express helps homegrown brands realise their growth potential by tapping into the export market, he said.

"With the bigger and better Prai Service Centre, our customers are better positioned to leverage the ongoing growth of business-to-business and business-to-consumer e-commerce," he added.

Neo noted that in May 2021, DHL Express introduced a direct Hong Kong-Penang route, which plies five times a week between the Central Asia hub in Hong Kong and Penang Gateway.

An Airbus A300 aircraft with 54 tonnes of cargo space is dedicated to serve Penang where electronic components and parts make up the bulk of goods flown.

Meanwhile, Chow said the state government is pleased to see DHL Express establishing a stronger foothold in Penang to support the thriving businesses there, which have seen an uptick in overseas sales.

"DHL Express' investment demonstrates confidence in the state while capitalising on our strategic connectivity to Asia as a whole," he added.
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nazrey Jun 29, 2022 3:59 AM

Smith+Nephew opens a manufacturing facility in Malaysia with an investment worth over US$100 mil
Bernama June 28, 2022 19:14 pm +08

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KUALA LUMPUR (June 28): Smith+Nephew, a global medical technology company, has opened a new high-technology manufacturing facility in Batu Kawan Industrial Park in Penang, with an investment worth over US$100 million (US$1=RM4.39).

It said the facility would primarily support the company’s orthopaedics business, which is expected to grow strongly in the Asia Pacific region.

“Up to 800 new local jobs in manufacturing, engineering and supply chain will be created over the next few years with key roles already filled,” it said in a joint statement with the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) on Tuesday (June 28).

The new facility was officiated by the Chief Minister of Penang Chow Kon Yeow in the presence of MIDA chief executive officer (CEO) Datuk Arham Abdul Rahman and Smith+Nephew CEO Dr Deepak Nath.

Smith+Nephew said its manufacturing facility is a frontrunner in sustainability and achieved its goal of zero waste-to-landfill four years ahead of target and was recognised by the United Nations Global Compact Network for Malaysia and Brunei in the category of SDG Benchmark 4: Zero Waste to Landfill and Incineration in December 2021.

“Smith+Nephew also provides a bursary to students from the Penang Skills Development Centre who will be employed and trained as machinists upon their graduation at the company,” it said.

Meanwhile, Arham said the facility is the company’s first manufacturing venture within Southeast Asia, demonstrating the ability in attracting renowned medical device manufacturers into Malaysia.

“Smith+Nephew’s presence will also encourage the growth of local companies and our medical devices industry’s ecosystem and strengthen our reputation as an ideal med-tech manufacturing hub in ASEAN,” he said.

According to the statement, MIDA has approved 38 medical devices-related manufacturing projects worth RM7.68 billion, which were expected to create approximately 12,500 employment opportunities for the country, in 2021.

“The industry shows great promise in generating high-income jobs, increasing export value and reinforcing the domestic supply chain ecosystem,” it said.

It added that Malaysia is also well-positioned to be the manufacturing hub for the medical devices industry in Asia, while being home to over 200 manufacturers with more than 30 medical devices multinational companies producing high value-added medical devices.

Managing director and site leader of Smith+Nephew Operation Malaysia Sdn Bhd, Mark Arthun said the facility is expected to make its first shipment in July for the United States (US) market.

“We expect to make our first shipment out to the US next month and this facility represents our commitment to the Asia Pacific, Malaysia, our customers and their patients,” he told reporters after the opening ceremony.

He added that construction of the approximately 23,225.76 square metres facility started in March 2020 and was completed last year.

Meanwhile, Nath said that aligned with the company’s refreshed Strategy for Growth pillar to strengthen its foundation, the facility would enable Smith+Nephew to serve customers and their patients sustainably through advanced manufacturing.

“It is also a critical piece of our Strategy for Growth, improving efficiency and resilience and supports our purpose of Life Unlimited so that patients across the region and beyond can return to living life to their fullest,” he said.

Smith+Nephew is a portfolio medical technology company founded in Hull, United Kingdom in 1856, focusing on the repair, regeneration and replacement of soft and hard tissue.

The company now operates in more than 100 countries.
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nazrey Jun 29, 2022 5:31 AM

Mercedes-Benz bolsters Malaysian footprint with two new locally-assembled models
By NST Business - June 28, 2022 @ 11:56am

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The Mercedes-AMG A 35 4Matic and the Mercedes-AMG GLA 35 4Matic further cemented the German marque's local footprint in the country, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia vice president of sales and marketing Michael Jopp said.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Mercedes-Benz Malaysia Sdn Bhd has strengthened its foothold in Malaysia with the addition of two locally-assembled Mercedes-AMG compact car models.

The Mercedes-AMG A 35 4Matic and the Mercedes-AMG GLA 35 4Matic further cemented the German marque's local footprint in the country, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia vice president of sales and marketing Michael Jopp said.

"Continuously setting standards in the luxury market, these vehicles marked the entry into the exciting world of Mercedes-AMG Driving Performance – sporty, emotional and packed with driving pleasure," he added.

The Mercedes-Benz AMG A 35 and Mercedes-Benz AMG GLA 35 are assembled locally in Pekan, Pahang.

The A35 with a (short) boot is priced at RM343,888 on-the-road without insurance but with the Sales and Service Tax (SST).


But if one places his booking now till June 30, the price with SST exemption is RM325,090, although deliveries will have to be made by end-March 2023 for the SST savings to be applicable.

The AMG GLA 35, meanwhile, sells for RM345,048 with the SST exemption and RM363,888 if bought from July 1.

"We always take pride in a strong belief of providing only the best as we continue to meet the demands of our customers," Jopp said.

"As both A-Class and GLA are our best-selling models, we are excited to be able to launch the new Mercedes-AMG A 35 4Matic sedan and the new GLA 35 4Matic.

"With these vehicles introduced, we continue to deliver our promise to serve our Malaysian customers a wider range of high-performance luxury cars. We are confident that they will provide anyone behind the steering wheel a drive to remember," he said at the launch here today.

The 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbo engine in both vehicles boast spontaneous response to accelerator pedal commands, high tractive power (400 Nm max. torque from 3,000 rpm), a supremely lively response and an engine sound typical of AMG.

The engine produces 306 horse power and a remarkable 400 Nm of torque. Combined with Mercedes-AMG specific 4Matic all-wheel drive system, the A 35 4Matic accelerates from 0-100 km/h in just 4.8 seconds, and 5.2 seconds with the GLA 35 4Matic.

The AMG Ride Control suspension and the AMG Dynamic Select in both vehicles guarantee a powerful yet comfortable drive.
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nazrey Jul 9, 2022 12:40 AM

University of Southampton Malaysia launches new campus in Johor
Hailey Chung July 04, 2022 23:30 pm +08
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Also present at the event were Belgium Ambassador to Malaysia Pascal Gregoire, Selangor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Amirudin Shari, and Selangor state secretary Datuk Haris Kasim. This signing ceremony also represented another significant milestone and a testament to Selangor's long-standing and progressive bilateral relationship as well as cooperation with Belgian multinational companies and investors. To date, 15 projects or investments have been made by Belgian companies in Selangor. The total investments in relation to these projects are estimated at RM0.5 billion with a creation of 1,179 job opportunities.
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nazrey Jul 9, 2022 12:46 AM

Infineon invests RM8 bil in third wafer fabrication module in Kulim
Bernama July 08, 2022 20:08 pm +08
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 8): Infineon Technologies (Kulim) Sdn Bhd, Germany’s global semiconductor producer, announced the construction of its third wafer fabrication (fab) module for RM8 billion which will add significant manufacturing capacity in power semiconductors.

Malaysia Investment Development Authority (MIDA) said in a statement that the wide bandgap technology is based on silicon carbide and gallium nitride. Construction is expected to be completed by the third quarter of 2024 in Kulim, Kedah.

Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor is pleased that Infineon will continue its expansion in the Kulim Hi-Tech Park (KHTP).

“The number of capital-intensive high-tech manufacturing companies at KHTP has steadily grown, bringing advanced technologies and research and development (R&D) activities as well as high-tech jobs to Kedah, thus creating a vibrant economy for the local community,” he said in a statement on Friday.

Infineon Technologies AG chief operations officer Dr Rutger Wijburg said Malaysia is an important hub for Infineon due to the economies of scale presented in its front-end wafer fab manufacturing in Kulim and back-end chip manufacturing in Melaka.

“When fully equipped, products from the new module will generate an additional 2 billion euro (RM8.99 billion) in annual revenue.

“As decarbonisation efforts gain momentum globally, demand from electric vehicles, charging and storage infrastructures, and renewable energy for wide band gap power semiconductors is growing and we are prepared to support the demand,” he added.

In the same statement, MIDA deputy chief executive officer (investment development) Lim Bee Vian said the long-term industry partner has been instrumental in bringing growth to Malaysia’s semiconductor industry.

“With this announcement, it will increase Malaysia’s position in the global semiconductor supply chain and strengthen our position in the global value chains as well as to be an advanced manufacturing base in the region,” she said.

Meanwhile, Infineon senior vice-president and managing director Ng Kok Tiong said that bringing new technology to Malaysia requires skills to manage the complexity and experience to master the technology and the new model will create 900 high-value jobs.

The electrical and electronics (E&E) industry contributes significantly to Malaysia's GDP growth, export earnings, investment and employment and plays a vital role in the country's industrial development.

In the first quarter of 2022 Malaysia attracted a total of RM18.6 billion in approved investments in the E&E sector.
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nazrey Jul 9, 2022 11:18 PM

Novartis expands footprint in Malaysia
By NST Business - July 8, 2022 @ 3:42pm

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In support of its expansion plan, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Economy) Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed and ambassador of Switzerland to Malaysia Andrea Reichlin graced the showcase of Novartis Malaysia’s new office.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Novartis Malaysia continues to solidify its presence in the local market with the addition of its new office in Plaza Imazium, Damansara Uptown.

More than just a change of address, the company said the new office was part of its strategic growth plan and commitment to future-proofing its business to better serve customers.

Novartis Asia Aspiring Markets head Kevin Zou said Malaysia's conducive and adaptive business-friendly support and infrastructure was a key component to the company's current footprint that had expanded to more than 800 associates in Malaysia, serving 32 million patients across the country.

"Over the five decades that Novartis has been in Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur's attractiveness as a regional hub has continued to improve, with supportive government incentives, a strong pipeline of key talents, robust infrastructure and an ever-expanding healthcare market," Zou said in a statement today.

Established in 1971, Novartis Malaysia has evolved from a small office to a leading player in the healthcare industry hosting three key divisions comprising Innovative Medicines (pharma and oncology), Sandoz (biosimilars) and the Novartis Global Service Centre Kuala Lumpur – one of only five global shared centres in the world.

NGSC KL, which was launched in 2016, has grown in a short span of six years from servicing five countries to 25 markets, including Novartis's own headquarters in Basel, Switzerland with high-end, data and digital-enabled working solutions.

The company said in 2021, Novartis Malaysia contributed over RM1 billion to Malaysia's gross domestic product with nearly a quarter coming from its business activities.

In support of its expansion plan, Minister in the Prime Minister's Department (Economy) Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed and ambassador of Switzerland to Malaysia Andrea Reichlin graced the showcase of Novartis Malaysia's new office.

Mustapa said Novartis had significantly contributed to the world and Malaysia.

"I have also been informed of what Novartis has been doing worldwide and its future plan. Future is the most important part of the plan as it is all about knowledge, talent, and innovation," he said.
https://www.nst.com.my/business/2022...print-malaysia

nazrey Jul 9, 2022 11:23 PM

Malaysia one of Dassault's most important markets in Asia Pacific
By BILQIS BAHARI - July 8, 2022 @ 3:15pm

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The company’s head of Southeast Asia and Pacific for civil aircraft Didier Raynard said the demand for business aviation jets was increasing in the region as it gave another option for clients to travel given the limited commercial airline capacity that was available currently. (Pix by Bilqis Bahari)
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KUALA LUMPUR: Dassault Aviation sees Asia Pacific as one of its strongest and biggest business aviation market with Malaysia as one of its most important clients in the region.

The company's head of Southeast Asia and Pacific for civil aircraft Didier Raynard said the demand for business aviation jets was increasing in the region as it gave another option for clients to travel given the limited commercial airline capacity that was available currently.

"If you have started travelling again, you can see that there is much less frequency (of commercial flights). It means that you have much less choice in terms of timing. It'll probably take a long time or a few years (for commercial aviation) to come back to the previous level (pre-pandemic).

"The pandemic has probably accelerated the decision of some users that were probably chartering before and see the real value of business aviation. It's not a luxury tool, it's really a business tool," he said at a media briefing on Dassault's latest Falcon 6X aircraft here yesterday.

Didier said Dassault was expanding its existing maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services at the Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport in Subang to cater to more business aviation aircraft of different manufacturers from countries in the Asia Pacific region.

He said the new RM100 million purpose-built facility, to be managed by ExecuJet MRO Services Malaysia Sdn Bhd, would be capable of maintaining all aircraft from light maintenance to heavy maintenance, including C-checks.

The 144,000 sqft MRO facility is slated to be opened end of 2023. Dassault acquired ExecuJet in 2019.

Meanwhile, the twinjet long-range Dassault Falcon 6X that could fit up to 16 passengers has garnered a strong interest in the Asia Pacific including Malaysia.

"The aircraft is perfectly adapted for the markets here in Southeast Asia or Asia Pacific in general. Our clients want a big, comfortable cabin. They are extremely concerned about safety, fuel efficiencies, cost of operating, so when the 6X enters into service, it will be very well perceived in the market," Didier said.

The Falcon 6X, which can fly up to 11 hours non-stop, is slated to enter into service by mid-2023. The price per fully equipped aircraft is around US$57 million.

The aircraft offers the most interior space in the 5,000 nautical miles segment and features the highest and widest cross-section of any purpose-built business jet.
https://www.nst.com.my/business/2022...s-asia-pacific

nazrey Jul 12, 2022 12:54 PM

AT&S Kulim plant likely to start ops in 2024
By Azanis Shahila Aman - July 11, 2022 @ 11:43am

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AT&S Malaysia managing director Vittorio Villari said the company completed the piling work in April, and the overall construction progress of the facility had now reached 12 per cent from its commencement in November 2021. NSTP/DANIAL SAAD
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KUALA LUMPUR: The construction of the Austria Technologie & Systemtechnik AG (AT&S) plant facility in Kulim Hi-Tech Park is on track despite challenges posed by rising raw material costs and the recent minimum wage hike.

AT&S Malaysia managing director Vittorio Villari said the company completed the piling work in April, and the overall construction progress of the facility had now reached 12 per cent from its commencement in November 2021.

Villari said the increasing price of building materials posed a minimal impact on the company.

"Similarly, with the minimum wage increase announced by the government starting last May, the effect is insignificant.

"We are confident that the construction of this factory will be completed on schedule, and we expect to start production of products as early as 2024," he told The New Straits Times.

AT&S has chosen Kulim Hi-Tech Park in Kedah for its first production site in Southeast Asia.

The Austrian firm, which has a presence in Nanjangud, India; Chongqing and Shanghai in China; and Ansan, South Korea, is building a new modern facility in Kulim with an investment of RM8.5 billion under Phase 1 of the project.

Meanwhile, Villari said the Malaysian training campus, which is also part of the overall project in Kulim Hi-Tech Park, will create approximately 6,000 jobs after completion.

"AT&S Malaysia is now actively hiring engineers, production and administrative staff, and so far has employed more than 400 employees. This is higher than our initial target of 300 employees for the first half of this year.

"Most technical employees will be seconded to AT&S Chongqing for on-job training and then carry out technology transfer to the Malaysian campus," he said.

AT&S is one of the world's leading manufacturers of the high-end printed circuit board (PCB) and integrated circuit (IC) substrates, serving industries such as consumer electronics, computers, communication, semiconductors, automotive, aviation, industrial, and medical.

IC substrates provide connections between silicon dies and PCBs and are used for cloud edge computing, data centres, server farms, and consumer devices.

Villari said AT&S plans to carry out extensive research and development (R&D) activities at the new site, which involve investigating cooperation and partnerships with leading universities in Malaysia.

He said that the company is looking to establish an integrated circuit (IC) substrate institute in Malaysia, which it believes will be the first of its kind globally.

"These partnerships will not only help the company to discover new paths for the microelectronics industry but also make an important contribution to the development of the microelectronics industry in Malaysia," he said.

According to Villari, the company is scouting for the right university and needs to identify several potential universities for this project.

"We expect to end the discussion within this year. It will be one of those already established universities involved in the microelectronics industry because we don't have the time and cannot afford to build it up from scratch," he added.
https://www.nst.com.my/business/2022...start-ops-2024

nazrey Jul 12, 2022 1:00 PM

AME Elite builds sixth facility at i-Park@Indahpura
By Azanis Shahila Aman - July 12, 2022 @ 3:20pm

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AME Elite Consortium Bhd (AME) is expediting the continued expansion of its repeat customer HQPack Sdn Bhd (HQ Pack) by constructing its sixth facility in i-Park@Indahpura.

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KUALA LUMPUR: AME Elite Consortium Bhd (AME) is expediting the continued expansion of its repeat customer HQPack Sdn Bhd (HQ Pack) by constructing its sixth facility in i-Park@Indahpura.

The industrial space solutions provider said the contract came on the heels of HQ Pack taking delivery of its recently-completed 60,000 square feet manufacturing facility in i-Park@Indahpura in November 2021.

AME group managing director Kelvin Lee Chai said HQ Pack's fast-paced expansions would have a positive multiplier effect on job creation in Johor, with HQ Pack's workforce expected to exceed 400-strong by 2023 from 210 currently.

Lee said the quality of workforce would also be enhanced, given HQ Pack's high-technology expertise.

"Continued large-scale investments such as this affirm Johor's position as one of the top five states in Malaysia for total approved investments," he said in a statement.

HQ Pack, a subsidiary of Netherlands-based high-tech packaging manufacturer HQ Pack B.V, has established presence in Malaysia since 2010.

Together with facilities in Singapore and the United States, it develops, produces and distributes packaging for high-quality and fragile industrial products for leading companies.

HQ Pack had the groundbreaking ceremony of its sixth facility in i-Park@Indahpura today, which will feature an agreed lettable area of 100,000 square feet, comprising a warehouse and office block.

The facility is slated for completion in the second half of 2023.

AME is currently constructing three integrated industrial parks in Johor: i-Park@Indahpura (Phase 3), i-Park@Senai Airport City (Phases 1, 2 and 3) and i-TechValley.
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nazrey Jul 19, 2022 12:44 PM

Nexperia Malaysia ramps up chip production with new facility in Negeri Sembilan (Seremban)
By NST Business
Nexperia Malaysia vice president Harith Abdullah Nexperia Malaysia is looking to invest an additional RM1.6 billion by 2026 for building, equipment and automation in Malaysia.
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nazrey Jul 22, 2022 12:23 PM

Leuze Electronic plans to double investment to RM200 mil in Melaka
Bernama July 21, 2022 00:31 am +08
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MELAKA (July 20): German-based global optical sensor manufacturer Leuze Electronic Malaysia Sdn Bhd plans to increase its investment to RM200 million in the near future with the operation of its new plant in Bukit Rambai here early last year.

Melaka Chief Minister Datuk Seri Sulaiman Md Ali said the company had invested RM100 million, including for its factory building cost of RM50 million with eight production lines.

He said the company offered 100 job opportunities, of which 95% were filled by those living around Bukit Rambai and Tanjung Minyak.

“Today, we inaugurated Leuze Electronic’s new plant which started operations early last year. It took 16 months to construct after a long delay due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

"Leuze Electronic is expected to double its investment (here) and the State government will help it in its expansion," he told reporters after officiating at Leuze Electronic here on Wednesday.

Also present was senior State Executive Councillor for investment, industry and entrepreneur development Datuk Seri Ab Rauf Yusoh.

Sulaiman said the investment will be of great benefit not only to the State's economy but it will also provide jobs for the local people.

Meanwhile, Ab Rauf said investments by German companies in Melaka reached almost RM15 billion, including that from Leuze Electronic and Infineon Technologies (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd.

He said these investments by almost 10 German companies underscores Melaka as one of the best investment destinations.
https://www.theedgemarkets.com/artic...200-mil-melaka

nazrey Jul 23, 2022 4:52 PM

Leuze Electronic plans to double investment to RM200 mil in Melaka
Bernama July 21, 2022 00:31 am +08

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MELAKA (July 20): German-based global optical sensor manufacturer Leuze Electronic Malaysia Sdn Bhd plans to increase its investment to RM200 million in the near future with the operation of its new plant in Bukit Rambai here early last year.

Melaka Chief Minister Datuk Seri Sulaiman Md Ali said the company had invested RM100 million, including for its factory building cost of RM50 million with eight production lines.

He said the company offered 100 job opportunities, of which 95% were filled by those living around Bukit Rambai and Tanjung Minyak.

He said these investments by almost 10 German companies underscores Melaka as one of the best investment destinations.
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nazrey Jul 23, 2022 4:52 PM

Malaysia to be manufacturing hub for Ericsson's 5G equipment in APAC
Bernama July 23, 2022 15:37 pm +08
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KUALA LUMPUR (July 23): Malaysia has been selected as a manufacturing hub for 5G telecom equipment in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region, producing Ericsson's latest and most advanced 5G radios beginning from the third quarter of this year.

Its president and chief executive officer (CEO) for Malaysia, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh David Hägerbro said Malaysia will be the first in Southeast Asia to manufacture Ericsson's 5G equipment for domestic and regional markets.

"Supporting the decision to make Malaysia a regional manufacturing hub are the availability of a skilled workforce and the strong infrastructure that Malaysia offers.

"It is also an expression of Ericsson’s long-term commitment to the country, including the 5G network that we are rolling out," he said in a statement on Saturday (July 23).

On Friday, Ericsson group president and CEO Borje Ekholm together with Hägerbro called on Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob in Putrajaya to further discuss Ericsson's commitment to Malaysia.

According to Hägerbro, in line with these manufacturing plans, Ericsson will be stepping up its investments and creating more employment opportunities in the country.

"Complementing the manufacturing will be our regional distribution centre at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) as well as the maintenance and support centre in Shah Alam which will allow us to improve response and delivery of support services to customers in the APAC region," he added.

In addition, he said Ericsson has also initiated the Ericsson Educate — a partnership with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and Digital Nasional Bhd — to help educate Malaysian students on 5G and other emerging technologies.

"The collaboration is expected to reach up to 1,200 students in the first year and will enable UTM students to participate and contribute to the country’s digital economy and Industry 4.0 transformation.

"In fact, Malaysia's first innovation centre to research and test 5G technology was set up by Ericsson at UTM in 2016," he said.
https://www.theedgemarkets.com/artic...equipment-apac

nazrey Jul 23, 2022 11:46 PM

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