Industries

Industries

Growth reports, trends and breakthroughs

2008
The Bakun Dam in Sarawak is the centre point for the state’s power demands as it feeds heavy industries that need massive amounts of...

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Sarawak Energy Berhad, with Norwegian Torstein Dale Sjotveit at the helm, is poised to become a key player in the provision of hydro and coal power to satisfy the state’s never-ending need for cheap and efficient energy.

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YB Datuk Amar Haji Awang Tengah Ali Hasan is Second Minister of Planning and Resource Management and Minister of Public Utilities, with both agencies...

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Only 20 years ago, a small percentage of Sarawak’s population had access to electricity. Now, with the state on the verge of an economic...

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Middle East investors need not look farther than Sarawak for their investment requirements, with Malaysia’s largest state offering plenty of natural resources, an ideal...

1983
Forged and shaped in Malaysia, Press Metal has blazed a trail for home-bred companies by investing in Sarawak’s key industrial zone. Its founder talks...

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The Sarawak government is targeting RM200 billion worth of investments for its SCORE project from overseas and domestic players, identifying 10 main industries that...

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Consumers are steadily gaining more confidence in Islamic investments with the takaful sector, in particular, exceeding expectations in terms of performance compared with conventional...

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With 77,000 hectares of fertile agricultural land at its disposal, the Tanjung Manis Halal Hub is set to become one of the world’s most...

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The Samalaju Industrial Park and Tanjung Manis Halal Hub are the two central zones in the SCORE initiative. The two regions are leading the...

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SapuraCrest Kencana Petroleum Bhd, the outcome of a union between Malaysia’s two largest oil and gas entities, is all geared for partnerships with global...

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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s plans to liberalise its banking system will boost interest from Middle Eastern financial institutions looking to invest in overseas markets, according...

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EEC Engineering Network is one of the largest consultants for the mechanical, electrical and engineering business in Thailand and has also a footprint in...

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Pakistan International Airlines Corp (PIA), the national carrier of Pakistan, announced that it raked in $90 million through an Islamic syndicated financing facility. The facility...

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A new joint venture forged between RED House Group, a Beirut-based real estate investment company, and healthcare operator Rizk Healthcare, will soon develop a...

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A major theme park is all set to make Abu Dhabi its mark as plans for it looms on the horizon. Adventure World Abu Dhabi,...

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The Sarawak Corridor of Renewable Energy (SCORE) is the state government’s flagship economic development plan to enable Sarawak to achieve high-income status by 2020...

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Since the middle of the previous decade, Sarawak has experienced a period of sustained economic growth, riding out the global credit crisis and charting...