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After facing many delays, the Bakun Dam is set to open by September in Sarawak.  Though its total capacity will exceed 2,400 megawatts, initial...

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In an effort to strengthen their bid for Malaysian bank RHB Capital, Maybank has hired Japanese investment firm Nomoura as consultants on the takeover. ...

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Malaysia benefitted from the EU’s collective Development Aid Fund, and received RM43 million to educate people and promote legal methods of forest management and...

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After agreeing to purchase the Bakun dam’s power at the bargain rate of 6.25 sen per kwh, Sarawak Energy Bhd has announced it has...

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As Maybank negotiates a potential takeover of RHB Capital, one of its major shareholders, Permodalan Nasional Bhd, voices its support.  PNB President and Group...

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Telecom giant Axiata Group Bhd has announced that it has allotted RM3.2 billion for capital expenditures this year.  The amount is about the same...

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After creating the Northern Corridor Economic Region (NCER) in 2009 to spur economic development in the region, Malaysia is pleased to announce that it...

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Tensions are again running high between Chinese and Vietnamese authorities, after a run-in between ships in disputed waters in the South China Sea.  Three...

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In an effort to upend China’s 90% monopoly on the rare-earth mineral market, Malaysia is hoping to build a rare-earth mine in Pahang.  However,...

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While remaining tightlipped about many key details, the Chief Minister of Sarawak announced a deal in which Sarawak Energy and Sarawak Hidro will secure...

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In an effort to secure better trading terms and investment rates with Chinese suppliers and purchases, the Malaysian, HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd's Director Trade...

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Malaysia’s RM4.4 billion palm oil industry is hopefully getting another boost to its export prospects.  The Minister of Plantation Industries and Commodities, Tan Sri...

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At this year’s 15th annual Malaysian Banking Summit, the 2nd Minister of Finance Datuk Seri Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah indicated that Malaysia is on track...

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At the first ever Global Science and Innovation Advisory Council held in New York City, the Prime Minister of Malaysia unveiled plans for their...

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After unveiling Malaysia’s plan to become a green, developed economy by 2020, Prime Minister Najib Razak said that the palm oil industry would play...

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Singapore’s non-oil domestic exports took an unexpected drop in April of this year, the first decrease of 2011.  Analysts blame a reduced demand for...

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MMC Corp Bhd has announced that three of its holdings will go public sometime this year.  Gas Malaysia Sbn Bhd, Malakoff Bhd, and Johor...

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The Malaysian Prime Minister urged Malaysian companies to continue investing in Qatar and strengthening their presence there.  Malaysian companies and investors have about a...