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Monthly Archive for: ‘May, 2012’

MMC plans to relist Malakoff next year

MMC Corp Bhd plans to relist its 51%-owned Malakoff Corp Bhd, the country’s largest independent power producer, on the local bourse next year, a company source said. The relisting of Malakoff could whet investors’ appetite for power assets in the country that have been held for decades by an exclusive club of Malaysian tycoons and government-linked firms. The possible move comes hot on the heels of billionaire Ananda Krishnan selling off his power assets in March just as the Government...
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The biomass sector in Malaysia is expected to attract two major foreign direct investments (FDI) worth about RM3.5 billion in the near future

KUALA LUMPUR: The biomass sector in Malaysia is expected to attract two potential major foreign direct investments (FDI) worth about RM3.5 billion in the near future. BIOMASS The Technical Advisor to The EU-Malaysia Biomass Sustainable Production Initiative (Biomass-SP), Datuk Leong Kin Mun said an investment of US$300 million, is expected to come from a US-based company to establish a biosugar plant. He added that a Chinese company is seeking to invest RM2.5 billion in a biomass...

Johor will emerge as the largest producer of organic products in Malaysia when the Bio-Desaru Food Valley project is fully developed by 2020

Johor will emerge as the largest producer of organic products in Malaysia when the Bio-Desaru Food Valley project is fully developed by 2020. Johor Mentri Besar Datuk Abdul Ghani Othman said that to-date, the state had attracted RM1.3bil investments from 23 investors involved in agriculture and agro-based activities. He said 90% of the 3,642.17ha of the Bio-Desaru Food Valley had been taken up by investors, leaving another 283.27ha reserved for the development of agro-tourism...

MOSTI gives 97 e-Content grants totalling RM109 million

KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) has provided 97 eContent grants under its eContent Fund. Its Deputy Minister Datuk Fadillah Yusof said RM109 million had been disbursed for the 97 grants throughout the Ninth Malaysian Plan. “There were 258 applications but only 97 were successful,” he added. He was speaking to reporters after launching the first Malaysian produced, Forensic Accounting for Fraud Detection DVD, “The Numbers Games” here...

MDeC, Microsoft team up to boost cloud computing ecosystem for SMEs

KUALA LUMPUR: The Multimedia Development Corp (MDeC) and Microsoft Malaysia are joining MSC Malaysia’s Cloud On-boarding Programme to accelerate the development and production of made-in-Malaysia software and services in cloud computing, in response to the growing impetus to increase the competitiveness of Malaysian small-and medium-sized businesses. The partnership, in the form of the Azure Power Programme, will see an investment of RM1.1 million to boost the cloud computing ecosystem for...
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