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PRESS STATEMENT BY INVESTPENANG DIRECTOR DATO’ SERI LEE KAH CHOON – 10 APRIL 2019

GEORGE TOWN, PENANG - It has come to investPenang’s knowledge that there is information circulating in the social media stating partial closure, shutdown and layoffs by factories in Penang. investPenang has spoken to the factories listed...

SAM ramps up production

GEORGE TOWN: SAM Engineering & Equipment (M) Bhd (SAMEE) is ramping up production at its facilities in Penang and Singapore this year to fulfil its RM3.1bil order book. Group chief executive officer Jeffrey Goh(pic) said...

Why Overhauling the First 2 Hours of Your Day Can Revolutionise Your Life

According to an article by DMR, a company that looks at social media statistics and trends, the average user gets around 121 emails per day, with only 10 per cent requiring a considered response. In addition,...

Penang International Food Festival (PIFF)

The Penang International Food Festival is an annual 16-day event, bringing you an exciting experience on Penang food and eating in Penang. Highlighting endless delectable choices and Penang's cooking and food traditions, PIFF celebrates...

Expanded capacity to drive growth

LEAD-frame manufacturer Amlex Holdings Bhd is looking at realigning its revenue sources by expanding its business in the automotive lighting segment. Its upcoming move to a new facility would help it meet growing demand for...

Penang – A hub for 5G RF chip production

PENANG is one of a handful of manufacturing sites in Asia with a 5G (fifth-generation mobile networks) radio frequency (RF) chip production facility. And the state has become an important production site for Mini-Circuits Technologies...

Press Statement by YAB Chow Kon Yeow on Penang Strategic Investment Advisory Council

PRESS STATEMENT BY YAB TUAN CHOW KON YEOW, CHIEF MINISTER OF PENANG ON THE APPOINTMENT OF THE PENANG STRATEGIC INVESTMENT ADVISORY COUNCIL  4 APRIL 2019 ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________ investPenang is the state's investment promotion agency and total service provider...

Iconic mall continues to provide unique shopping experience for shoppers

PROVIDING customers with a wonderful shopping environment can be tough. The way how customers shop is rapidly changing, making it a real challenge for operators to find ways to make the shopping experience as memorable...

Vitronic is open for business in Malaysia and South-East Asia

With its grand opening and ribbon-cutting event on March 28, industrial machine vision solutions provider Vitronic is now open for business in Penang. Vitronic develops innovative systems and customised solutions in the growth industries of...

Penang makes it to CNN Travel’s best spring destinations

PETALING JAYA: Penang has been chosen as one of the best places to travel to by CNN Travel, alongside popular tourist destinations such as Spain and Greece, as well as various cities in the...

Good news for Penang airport

The expansion of the Penang International Airport (PIA) is expected to be carried out in June next year, said Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow. He said the Malaysian Airport Holdings Bhd (MAHB), through an open...

Investing in Penang’s Future – A BFM Radio Interview with Dato’ Loo Lee Lian

With the effects of the US-China trade war being felt across the region, we turn the focus onto Penang, with its heavy reliance on the manufacturing sector. InvestPenang CEO Dato' Loo Lee Lian tells us...