YB Dato’ Sri Mustapa Mohamed, Minister of International Trade and Industry at the Roundtable Meeting with industry players in Penang. The session was attended by fourteen (14) industry players including Nationgate, Inari, National Instruments, Lumileds, AMD, Plexus, RC Precision Engineering and Kobay. The roundtable session is part of YB Menteri’s continuous engagements with the industry players and a platform to exchange feedback and views on pertinent issues and suggestions for Government’s interventions. Key issues discussed during this session were local talents, foreign workers, technology transfers and upskilling of local suppliers.
June 15, 2015 , by admin2
SHAH ALAM, March 23 (Bernama) — UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd, assembler and distributor of Toyota vehicles in Malaysia, today launched the new locally-assembled Toyota Camry Hybrid, aiming to produce some 7,000 units of the variant this year. UMW Toyota Motor Chairman Tan Sri Asmat Kamaludin said the Toyota Camry Hybrid CKD (completely knocked-down), the first hybrid car to be assembled at Assembly Services Sdn Bhd (ASSB) here, shows the company’s determination and commitment to produce cars that meet customers’ expectations. “The group expects to roll out some 7,000 units of the all-new Toyota Camry over the next nine months. “Between 2010 and 2015, UMW Toyota has so far invested close to RM180 million for the Toyota Camry CKD project,” he said at the launch by International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed at ASSB here Monday. At the same function, UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd also launched the new assembly line at its plant here, which will be... Read More