Publication

Newsletter 2015

1st Quarter Issue

ECONOMY NEWS
  • SME Raise Concern
  • Customs to Step Up Education on GST for Businesses
  • China Factory Gauge Slips to Lowest Since June 2013
  • MITI Forecasts Moderate Growth in Trade, Exports
  • Growth in GDP Due to Good Planning
  • Keep Over-the-counter Renewals Open for Good
  • Steady Growth Expected This Year

ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS INDUSTRY NEWS
  • Demand for E&E to Offset Drop in Oil Prices
  • CIMB Sees Improved Earnings for Semiconductor Companies
  • Ministry Forecasts Modest Growth in E&E Exports

MEMBERS' NEWS
  • Absorbing Art of Pewter-making
  • Contemporary Classics

2nd Quarter Issue

ECONOMY NEWS
  • February Exports Down
  • Govt Eyes Productivity Growth of 4pc by 2020
  • ‘Ringgit May Stay at Current Level in Medium Term’
  • ‘Diversification Pays Off’
  • Surprising Growth in March Exports for Malaysia
  • External Demand Lifts Factory Output
  • World Bank Sees Slower Economic Growth

ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS INDUSTRY NEWS
  • E&E Taps Global Trends
  • E&E Products Drive March Export Rebound
  • Jag Bullish on Recovery of Semiconductor Industry

MEMBERS' NEWS
  • Sterling Heritage
  • A Heritage to Treasure
  • Malaysian Flavours
  • Comyns’ Legacy

3rd Quarter Issue

ECONOMY NEWS 
  • Malaysia is 6th Most Business-friendly Country
  • Ringgit Unlikely to Cross RM4
  • Exports Rebound Strongly to Record RM64.3b in June
  • GDP Grows 4.9% in Second Quarter
  • Malaysian Economy Set to Pick Up Gradually in 2016

ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS INDUSTRY NEWS 
  • Global Semiconductor Sales Up 5%

MEMBERS' NEWS 
  • PERSTIMA Optimistic
  • The Royal Treatment

4th Quarter Issue

ECONOMY NEWS 
  • World Bank Revises Malaysia GDP Forecast
  • Malaysia's 4.3pc Quarterly Growth Fastest This Year
  • Export Growth Expected to Improve Next Year

ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS INDUSTRY NEWS 
  • Call for Continuation of E&E Incentives to Boost Automation
  • Sustained E&E Demand will Support Export-oriented Industries
  • Focusing on Producing Chips from Scratch

MEMBERS' NEWS 
  • Perstima  Allocates RM26m to Boost Tinplate Production