Monday, February 6, 2012
China's chokehold on the rare earths vital for everything from iPads to missiles is widely expected to end soon, thanks in large part to a contentious new plant in Malaysia.
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Malaysia's political opposition has vowed to scrap a controversial US$200 million rare-earths processing plant being built by Australia's Lynas Corp. if it wins national elections expected to be called within months.
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Malaysian new vehicle sales stalled in 2011 on supply disruptions due to disasters in Japan and Thailand, and a shaky global economy will limit growth this year, an industry group said Tuesday.
Wednesday, January 4, 2012
The ringgit, which has fallen versus the U.S. dollar in recent months, may strengthen in the coming months as risk appetite returns following more positive U.S. economic data.
Tuesday, January 3, 2012
State-owned Sabah Air Aviation Sdn Bhd is working towards becoming a full-fledged airline to operate domestic and regional routes.
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Malaysia will be able to maintain positive economic growth next year despite a global economic slowdown, said Malaysian Chinese Association (MCA) President Datuk Seri Chua Soi Lek.
Thursday, December 1, 2011
Malaysia's airport operator said the cost of a new airport for budget carriers has nearly doubled to 3.9 billion ringgit (US$1.2 billion), and will open nearly a year later than planned.
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Singapore's Trade and Industry Minister Lim Hng Kiang has urged Malaysia and Singapore to capitalize on each other's comparative advantages to brave the global economic volatilities ahead.
Monday, November 14, 2011
When Goh Chai Gek wanted to deliver her baby boy, she decided it would be cheaper to head across the Causeway.
Monday, November 7, 2011
Malaysian vegetable prices have gone up in some cases by as much as 200 percent because of the rainy season in the country and the massive floods in Thailand.