Following Malaysian Prime Minister, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin’s declaration that the entire country will be on a movement control order starting from 15th June 2021, to deal with the rise in Covid-19 cases, InvestPenang would like to inform that:
• InvestPenang office will be closed from 15th June 2021. Operation will resume when there are further directives from the government.
• InvestPenang team will still be working from home and reachable via emails. Please refer to our respective emails at https://investpenang.gov.my/about-invest-penang/.
We remain committed to support our stakeholders through this difficult time.

WHAT’S HAPPENING

View major news and upcoming events to explore Penang’s thriving key industries.

QDOS Group

At a Glance Principal activities: Circuit design and prototype Flexible Printed Circuits (FPC & FPCA) Semiconductor Substrates ( FCCSP, FCBGA, SiP, TAB, WBBGA & QFN) Locations: Manufacturing facility: Bayan Lepas Industrial Estate, Penang, Malaysia Batu […]

Pentamaster Corporation Berhad

At a Glance Principal activities: Automated Test Equipment Medical Automation Solutions Factory Automation Solutions Warehouse Automation Solutions Locations: Manufacturing facilities: Bayan Lepas & Batu Kawan, Penang, Malaysia Offices for Sales & Technical Support: US, China, […]

Infinecs Systems Sdn. Bhd.

At a Glance Principal Activities Engineering Design Services Locations HQ in Penang; branches in India and the US Floorspace 11, 600 square feet Number of employees 100+ Core competencies Semiconductors and Embedded Hardware Website www.infinecs.com […]

Inari Amertron Berhad

At a Glance Principal activities: Outsourced semiconductor assembly & test services (OSAT) Locations: 9 manufacturing facilities across Penang, Malaysia; Clarkfield, Philippines & Kunshan, China Manufacturing floorspace: 1,800,000 sq ft Number of employees: 5,500 employees Revenue […]

[Press Release] Propelling Tech Startups with RM1 Million Seed Fund

For Immediate Release PRESS RELEASE Propelling Tech Startups with RM1 Million Seed Fund Penang government acknowledging ten startups that imbued the State’s ecosystem with innovative technologies via Penang i4.0 Seed Fund Stream #3.  PENANG, June […]

Program Imunisasi Industri Covid-19 Kerjasama Awam Swasta (PIKAS) for Manufacturing Sector to be Launched as Phase 4 of The National Covid-19 Immunisation Program (PICK) to Accelerate Immunisation for Rakyat

Public-Private Partnership Covid-19 Industry Immunisation Program for the manufacturing sector will be launched as Phase 4 of the National Covid-19 Immunisation Program. Please refer to the link below for more details of the Program and […]

Establishment of Mass Covid-19 Vaccination Centres for Factory Workers

8 June 2021 Establishment of Mass Covid-19 Vaccination Centres for Factory Workers On 3rd June 2021, the Penang Chief Minister, YAB Mr. Chow Kon Yeow announced that mass Covid-19 vaccination centres which are specifically dedicated […]

MITI Hotline

For enquiries related to the Manufacturing Sector, please contact MITI through the hotline or email as per the graphic. For other sectors, questions can be asked to the Ministry / Agency related. Full directory on […]

Economic Sectors In The Essential Services Allowed To Operate Throughout The Period Of Movement Control Order (MCO) In Pulau Pinang, Selangor, Wilayah Persekutuan (Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Labuan), Melaka, Johor And Sabah

Economic Sectors In The Essential Services Allowed To Operate Throughout The Period Of Movement Control Order (MCO) In Pulau Pinang, Selangor, Wilayah Persekutuan (Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Labuan), Melaka, Johor And Sabah (English Version) Menteri Kanan Menteri […]

[Press Statement] Opportunity Amid Adversity: The Task Ahead for Penang in 2021

PRESS STATEMENT BY DATO’ SERI LEE KAH CHOON 11 JANUARY 2021 GEORGE TOWN, PENANG Opportunity Amid Adversity: The Task Ahead for Penang in 2021 As we embarked on the new year, we continue to see […]

One Stop Centre for Business Travellers “Welcoming Investors, Keeping You Safe”

MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ONE STOP CENTRE FOR BUSINESS TRAVELLERS “WELCOMING INVESTORS, KEEPING YOU SAFE” PROGRESS UPDATES Kuala Lumpur, 30 November 2020 – The volatile global economy, afflicted by the COVID19 pandemic, has impelled […]

Singapore Airlines / SilkAir flight schedules from US to Penang International airport

We are sharing the Singapore Airlines / SilkAir flight schedules from US to Penang International airport: https://investpenang.gov.my/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/Singapore-Airlines-SilkAir-Flight-Schedule.pdf As more direct flights resume , we will provide further updates.  

[Press Release] Penang Garnered RM10.6 billion of Approved Manufacturing Investment in Jan – Sep 2020

Penang attracted a resilient RM1.5billion of approved manufacturing investment in Jul-Sep 2020, with a remarkable 73% of the total amount contributed by DDI. Meanwhile, Penang’s cumulative manufacturing inflows in Jan-Sep 2020 stood at RM10.6 billion, […]

Media Statement by The Chief Minister of Penang on 5 November 2020 at KOMTAR, George Town

To all my fellow Penangites, In view of the of the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) in Mukim 12, Southwest District which would be enforced tomorrow from 6 November until 19 November 2020, I have […]

Mukim 12 under the Barat Daya district of Penang will come under a conditional movement control order (CMCO) from 6 to 19 November 2020

Mukim 12 under the Barat Daya district of Penang will come under a conditional movement control order (CMCO) from 6 to 19 November 2020. Detailed SOPs will be finalised and published by 5 November afternoon. […]

[Press Release] Penang’s Manufacturing Investment Inflows Remains Sturdy with RM9.12 Billion Achieved in Jan–Jun 20

  Penang’s approved manufacturing investments performed steadily in the first half of 2020, recorded an inflow of RM9.12 billion. For 2Q20, the State captured RM2.02 billion inflows, up 452% year-on-year, marked a resilient industrial ecosystem […]

Penang Government advocates talents to explore various high-quality job opportunities in the State

For Immediate Release Press Release Penang Government advocates talents to explore various high-quality job opportunities in the State The employment initiative from InvestPenang and JobStreet provides a platform for professionals and graduates to understand Penang’s […]

DIGITAL GBS IS HIRING (PENANG EDITIION) MY PENANG MY WORKPLACE!

InvestPenang, in collaboration with MDEC will be organizing DIGITAL GBS IS HIRING (PENANG EDITIION) MY PENANG MY WORKPLACE! Join us on Thursday 27 Aug 2020 at 2.00 – 3.30pm to get the information on the […]

China Airlines Direct Flight to Penang

We are sharing the latest China Airlines flight schedules vis a vis international direct flights to Penang International airport. As more direct flights resumed , we will share those updates. For more info on guidelines […]

3D Simulation for the Alternative Road Diversion at Lebuhraya Bandar Cassia

Click HERE for announcement on Closure of Bandar Cassia Highway from Eco Horizon to Paramount Utropolis Further to the above announcement, please find the 3D simulation for the alternative road diversion at Lebuhraya Bandar Cassia. […]

Malaysia Pushes Tech Hub to Help Economy Ride Out Pandemic

Malaysia’s technology cluster in Penang is helping drive an economic recovery that could see the country bounce back faster than any of its peers in Southeast Asia. The northern state drew 6.8 billion ringgit ($1.6 […]

Ultra Clean Expands Global Footprint – Adds to Malaysia’s Vibrant Industrial Ecosystem

Penang, July 30, 2020 – Ultra Clean Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: UCTT) today announced its expansion into Malaysia and will be setting up a manufacturing facility in the Batu Kawan Industrial Park, Pulau Pinang. In welcoming […]

Promising Manufacturing Investment Inflows of RM7.1 Billion in 1Q2020

For Immediate Release PRESS RELEASE Driven by the foreign direct investments (FDI), Penang recorded a promising RM7.1 billion approved manufacturing investments in 1Q2020. There are still opportunities in targeted industries for Penang to seize, amidst […]

Keysight completes US$330mil Eggplant acquisition

Keysight Technologies Inc has completed its US$330 million acquisition of Eggplant from The Carlyle Group. NSTP/WEB KUALA LUMPUR: Keysight Technologies Inc, which has a primary manufacturing and order fulfilment site in Malaysia, has completed its […]

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 […]

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 […]