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Spotlight on Lam Research – Expanding Capacity as a Global Company

By NG Bee Bee, President SEMI Southeast Asia Interview with Andrew Goh, Vice President & General Manager South East Asia at Lam Research Question: Thank you for taking the time to sit down with SEMI […]

PDC Affordable Housing Scheme

Penang Affordable Housing Scheme Penang Affordable Housing Scheme (PMM) is a Penang State Government initiative in an effort to provide quality housing at affordable prices for Penangites. Through the PMM scheme, the State Government aims […]

Latest Update as of 24 June 2020 Entry Permission for Expatriates

Latest Update as of 24 June 2020 Entry Permission for Expatriates with an Active Pass and Approved Application who are Abroad as Announced by the Malaysian Government on 19 June 2020 24 June 2020 1. […]

[Press Release] DexCom, Inc.’s investment further enhances Penang’s position as a leading medtech hub

      Press Conference – Dexcom’s investment announcement (24 Jun 2020): https://www.facebook.com/buletinmutiara/videos/289335712258255/ Click HERE for CM’s speech. PENANG, June 24, 2020 – The Penang state government is pleased to announce that DexCom, Inc., a […]

Allen Healthcare plays its role in developing test kits

In this series of ‘Made in Penang: Pitching in to fight Covid-19’, InvestPenang continues to feature Penang companies and products that support local and global healthcare needs during this pandemic period. This fourth article in […]

Cytron innovations that empower digital makers

In this third article of ‘Made in Penang: Pitching in to fight Covid-19’ series, investPenang continues to feature Penang companies and products that support local and global healthcare needs during the pandemic period. This article […]

UW Healthcare production of Covid test booth, disposable oxygen prefilled humidifier, inhaler spacer and hand sanitizer

IN this series of ‘Made in Penang: Pitching in to fight Covid-19’, investPenang continues to feature Penang companies and products that support local and global healthcare needs during the pandemic period.  UW Healthcare was established […]

Texchem-Pack’s production of ‘Tex-Shield’ face shields

InvestPenang has come up with the ‘Made in Penang: Pitching in to fight Covid-19’ series of article to highlight companies and products manufactured in the state, and they support the local and global healthcare system […]

Attractive tax incentive for company relocating to Malaysia

On 5 June 2020, government announced several attractive incentives for company that relocating to Malaysia: 0% tax rate for 10 years for new investment in manufacturing sectors with capex between RM300-500 million 0% tax rate […]

PENANG E-LEARNING COMPUTER PROGRAMME

The Penang government has announced the formation of an ‘E-Learning Computer Program’ Task Force on 21 May 2020 dedicated to tackle the challenges of e-learning such as lack of internet connectivity and computer devices and […]

[Press Release] Bosch Malaysia to set up new plant in Penang

June 3, 2020 Bosch Malaysia to set up new plant in Penang Construction of new semiconductors test center starts 2021 Bosch Malaysia and Penang Development Corporation sign an agreement for the land purchase in Batu […]

B. Braun Expands its Global Test Centre For Medical Devices in Penang, Proving Malaysia’s Capabilities in Scientific Measurement

MEDIA STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE B. BRAUN EXPANDS ITS GLOBAL TEST CENTRE FOR MEDICAL DEVICES IN PENANG, PROVING MALAYSIA’S CAPABILITIES IN SCIENTIFIC MEASUREMENT Penang, 2 June 2020 – B. Braun, one of the largest medical […]