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Vitronic is open for business in Malaysia and South-East Asia

With its grand opening and ribbon-cutting event on March 28, industrial machine vision solutions provider Vitronic is now open for business in Penang. Vitronic develops innovative systems and customised solutions in the growth industries of industrial automation, logistics automation, and traffic technology. Alongside Shanghai, China, and Melbourne, Penang is the third location for the owner-managed […]

Good news for Penang airport

THE expansion of the Penang International Airport (PIA) is expected to be carried out in June next year, said Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow. He said the Malaysian Airport Holdings Bhd (MAHB), through an open tender, had appointed a consultant to undertake design works. “The expansion project is scheduled to begin in June next year […]

Investing in Penang’s Future – A BFM Radio Interview with Dato’ Loo Lee Lian

With the effects of the US-China trade war being felt across the region, we turn the focus onto Penang, with its heavy reliance on the manufacturing sector. InvestPenang CEO Dato’ Loo Lee Lian tells us more. Source: BFM Radio Photo credit: BFM Radio

Press Statement by investPenang Director Dato’ Seri Lee Kah Choon – 11 March 2019

GEORGE TOWN, Penang – Some factories in Penang have recently suspended their operations and downsized their work force due to the overall restructuring exercise industries have to undergo due to: 1) slower global economic growth & slower demand 2) business uncertainty due to the US-China trade war. Malaysia will benefit from the relocation of investment out […]