Penang Freight Forwarders Association (PFFA) president Krishnan Chelliah told StarBiz that for the first quarter of 2018, the cargo handled was 371,270 TEUs, an improvement from 355,381 TEUs achieved in the same period a year ago.
This state-of-the-art center will provide semiconductor design services such as very-large-scale integration (VLSI) for global leaders in Malaysia and throughout Southeast Asia.
PENANG Medical College will now be known as the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) and University College Dublin (UCD) Malaysia Campus – or “RCSI & UCD Malaysia Campus” (RUMC) for short.
As a result of the high percentage of digital transactions, he said the corporate segment is entirely managed via just three branches in Kuala Lumpur, Penang and Johor Baru, as clients no longer need to visit the physical branch for most transactions.
Mayor Yew Tung Seang said the heritage shophouses in the heritage zone were originally meant to be a mix of commercial and residential spaces, with the ground floors used for commercial activities while the living quarters are upstairs.
SEMI, the industry association representing the global manufacturing supply chain, today announced postponement of SEMICON Southeast Asia frmo 8-10 May 2018 to 22-24 May 2018.
The caretaker Penang chief minister said the funds is to top up the RM2 million sponsorship released in 2015 for the Malaysian Meister programme Level 1 (MMPL1) Mechatronics programme.
PDC’s 60.7ha (150-acre) Batu Kawan SME Village is a multi-stage development, with Phases 1 to 3 already completed. Currently under construction is Phase 4A.
"At 8%-12% for this year, it is still a very healthy rate since the growth of semiconductor has always been about 4% previously,” said SEMI Southeast Asia president Ng Kai Fai at a press briefing here yesterday.
The manufacturers’ optimism is backed by SEMI, the association representing the electronics manufacturing supply chain globally, which projected global semiconductor equipment sales to hit US$60.1bil in 2018, a 7.5% growth from 2017.