Demand for Malaysian rubber gloves rockets

The rocketing demand for Malaysian rubber gloves and other protective gear triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic…

China’s innovation drive continues with $1bn Skolkovo deal, but FDI drops off

China’s drive to establish a presence at the cutting edge of innovation in areas such as…

Alibaba to open 'e-hub' in Malaysia

China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba Group CEO is on track to open an ‘e-hub’ close to Kuala…

Malaysia looks to Strait of Malacca for slice of Maritime Silk Route action

The Malaysian government is looking for  investors to back its plans to develop a giant new…

Sime Darby to float Weifang Port

The Malaysian-based  Sime Darby multinational conglomerate this week announced its intention to float Shandong Province’s Weifang Port…

Malaysian government gives green light for $58bn Forest City development

Malaysia’s Department of Environment has approved plans for the construction of  the Forest City  luxury housing project…

China leads world in UNESCO cultural goods exports ranking

The trade in cultural goods has doubled in a decade, despite the global recession and a…

Malaysian government in talks to buy bankrupt Transaero

A state-owned  Malaysian investment fund is in talks with the Russian Investment Agency (RIA) about the possibility of…

Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact passes first hurdle

Trans-Pacific Partnership: At a meeting in Atlanta yesterday, the US, Japan and 10 other Pacific Rim nations signed…

Petronas to buy Statoil’s stake in TAP?

The Malaysian oil and gas company Petronas is rumoured to be considering buying Statoil’s 20% stake in…

Statoil sells Shah Deniz stake to Malaysia’s Petronas

Statoil sells Shah Deniz stake: Norway’s Statoil has sold its 15.5%  stake in the Azeri Shah Deniz…

Malaysian investment in Kazakhstan set to hit $1.1bn

Malaysian investment in Kazakhstan could increase to as much as $1.1bn, its Prime Minister Najib Razak said…