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Avenir LNG Signs First 7,500 cbm LNG Carrier with PETRONAS to Advance LNG Bunkering in Malay

Avenir LNG Signs First 7,500 cbm LNG Carrier with PETRONAS to Advance LNG Bunkering in Malay

London, Oct. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — Avenir LNG Limited (“Avenir”) in collaboration with MISC Berhad (“MISC”) wishes to announce that  PETRONAS, through its subsidiary, PETRONAS LNG Sdn. Bhd. (“PLSB”) has awarded a time charter party (TCP) for the provision of its first 7,500 cbm liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier. The vessel will provide bunkering to [...]

Customs Service Cracks Down on Illegal Foreign Exchange Activity in Malaysia

Customs Service Cracks Down on Illegal Foreign Exchange Activity in Malaysia

SEOUL, Aug. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korea Customs Service has cracked down on 146 individuals who purchased a country house in Johor Bahru, Malaysia and other costly real estate using an illegal foreign exchange method commonly known as “hwanchigi.” The individuals purchased stores, condominiums, and country houses in Johor Bahru without reporting the transactions [...]

Alibaba Business School Hosts First-Ever Asian Reunion in Malaysia for eFounders Fellowship and Alibaba Netpreneur Training Programs Graduates

Alibaba Business School Hosts First-Ever Asian Reunion in Malaysia for eFounders Fellowship and Alibaba Netpreneur Training Programs Graduates

Kuala Lumpur, Jun. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Alibaba Business School today hosted its first-ever Asian reunion for eFounders Fellowship and Alibaba Netpreneur Training Programs Graduates in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Over 200 entrepreneurs and participants from Southeast Asia participated in this event to learn and network with up-and-coming entrepreneurs around the region and celebrate their success [...]

Hyundai Delivers Nexo Hydrogen Cars to Malaysia Energy Firm

Hyundai Delivers Nexo Hydrogen Cars to Malaysia Energy Firm

SEOUL, May 28 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Motor Co. said Tuesday it has delivered two Nexo hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicles to a Malaysian energy company as part of its hydrogen auto expansion strategy. Sarawak Energy Berhad, Malaysia’s state-run electricity supplier, is pushing for a project to build hydrogen output facilities and charging stations. The two [...]

Shinsegae Food Ramps Up Production of ‘Daebak’ Instant Noodles

Shinsegae Food Ramps Up Production of ‘Daebak’ Instant Noodles

SEJONG, Apr. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Shinsegae Food Inc., the food manufacturer of South Korean retail giant Shinsegae, has begun additional production of Daebak ramyeon (instant noodles) that was released in Malaysia. Beyond expectations, the company has decided to urgently produce 250,000 units after 350,000 have been sold so far. According to Shinsegae Food on [...]

TIME dotCom Selects Juniper Networks to Power Virtual Managed Services for Malaysian Enterprises

TIME dotCom Selects Juniper Networks to Power Virtual Managed Services for Malaysian Enterprises

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Sept. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), an industry leader in automated, scalable and secure networks, today announced that TIME dotCom Berhad (TIME), a leading communications solutions provider from Malaysia, has used Juniper’s vSRX in rolling out its latest suite of virtual managed services for Malaysian enterprises. TIME has closely [...]

The Four Forces in Malaysia’s Capital Market That Drives Growth

The Four Forces in Malaysia’s Capital Market That Drives Growth

Kuala Lumpur, May 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Capital markets are akin to networks – where institutions, investors and those raising funds are connected through various mechanisms. Every network has its goals, be it effectiveness, efficiency or size. According to Bursa Malaysia’s CEO, Tajuddin Atan, Malaysia’s exchange holding company has a greater guiding goal, “Bursa Malaysia’s [...]

Malaysia is Biggest Destination for S. Korean Halal Food Shipments: Survey

Malaysia is Biggest Destination for S. Korean Halal Food Shipments: Survey

SEOUL, Mar. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Malaysia is the No. 1 destination for South Korean small and medium-sized firms exporting halal food, a survey showed Thursday. Halal food refers to food products that are prepared in a specific way according to Islamic Sharia law, which covers not only meat but also fruits and vegetables. Malaysia [...]

Drug-Infused Coffee Mix Leave People Severely Ill in Malaysia

Drug-Infused Coffee Mix Leave People Severely Ill in Malaysia

JAKARTA, Feb. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — A number of people have fallen severely ill after drinking a drug-infused instant coffee mix in the state of Penang, Malaysia, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country. At least seven people including two Nepalese janitors were left suffering from drug poisoning after taking pre-mix durian [...]