Dr Mahathir told Reuters in an interview that his government would welcome investment "from China or any other country" if companies were willing to commit to projects that would create jobs for skilled workers in areas like technology and research and development.
Penang Chief Minister, Chow Kon Yeow is targeting for the Light Rail Transit (LRT) project under Penang Transport Master Plan to begin during his tenure.
Penang Tourism Development, Heritage, Culture and Arts Committee chairman Yeoh Soon Hin said there was an increase in direct flights to Penang, as well as an increase in flight frequencies for this year.
From 1.01 million sq ft floor space currently, Inari plans to expand it to 1.35 million (+34%) by end 2018 with the completion of P13B-2 (120,000 sq ft) and P34-1 (220,000 sq ft).
The Penang Goldsmith Association (PGA) is projecting the export of Malaysia’s gold jewellery at an estimated RM6.7bil this year, up from an earlier forecast of RM4bil in March.
SIA president and CEO John Neuffer said the global semiconductor industry has posted consistently strong sales so far in 2018, and the global market has now experienced year-to-year growth of greater than 20 percent for 13 consecutive months.
THE latest Bukit Dumbar Reservoir 4 (BDR4) will benefit about 315,000 people plus the Bayan Lepas Free Trade Zone, Penang International Airport and southern parts of Penang island.
Tatt Giap intends to develop 38 three-storey semi-detached properties and two three-storey detached corporate warehouse cum office buildings.
Mi Equipment is scheduled for a Main Market listing on June 20, 2018. It is the first company to be listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities this year. And it is poised to be the biggest initial public offering (IPO) exercise in the country for 2018.
CSA Penang general manager Liu Zhen Hua said that the flight frequency from Guangzhou, which is currently at one trip daily, would be doubled to two flights daily.