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Proton X70: Creating a Connected Car

Slightly over a month after showing their new SUV to the Malaysian media at a static preview, PROTON have released more details about the Proton X70. The second round of previews for the first co-developed vehicle by Geely and PROTON concentrated on the Integrated Cockpit Information System (GKUI), which will offer owners multiple user functions […]

MAI and PROTON Collaborate to Optimise Resources Towards Next Level Supplier Competitiveness

The Malaysia Automotive Institute (MAI) and PROTON today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to further optimise shared resources to be used in developing PROTON’s parts and components suppliers to ensure they are able to meet global standards. The MoU ceremony signifies a collaboration between the government and the private sector in enhancing the competitiveness […]

Technical Collaborations: Expediting Technology Transfer for Local Businesses

Various approaches are undertaken by automotive players to adapt to latest developments, offten requiring such penetration to be expedient. A commonly practiced method is Technical Assistance Agreements (TAAs) between two companies. Usually a global automotive company will be partnered to a developing company. Recently, a signing ceremony of technical assistance (TA) between Sipro Plastic Industries […]

MAI And Institut Otomotif Indonesia (IOI) Sign Collaboration Leading Towards The Development Of ASEAN Car

MALAYSIA AUTOMOTIVE INSTITUTE AND INSTITUT OTOMOTIF INDONESIA SIGN COLLABORATION LEADING TOWARDS THE DEVELOPMENT OF ASEAN CAR YB. Darell Leiking, Minister of International Trade and Industry (MITI), is currently in Jakarta on a working visit as a follow up to YAB. Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad’s visit to Indonesia in June. Among the agendas during this visit […]

Signing Ceremony of Technical Assistance Agreement between IQM and OTC

A Signing Ceremony of Technical Assistance Agreement between Industrial Quality Management Sdn. Bhd. (IQM) and Ogihara Thailand Co. Ltd. (OTC) took place yesterday at the MAI Resource Centre (MAIRC), Bukit Beruntung, Rawang. The signing ceremony was held to enable technology transfer between the two parties. The Malaysia Automotive Institute (MAI) witnessed the signing ceremony. The […]

ASEAN NCAP – Membolehkan Pengguna Kenderaan Membuat Pilihan Lebih Baik

*Artikel terjemahan bahasa melayu bagi ASEAN NCAP – Allowing Better Informed Choices Setiap tahun, lebih daripada setengah juta kenderaan baharu berdaftar di Malaysia. Bagi memastikan keselamatan pengguna di jalan raya terjamin, perhatian yang lebih terperinci harus diberikan kepada pengeluaran kenderaan yang dilengkapi dengan sistem-sistem keselamatan yang lebih baik. Semua kenderaan perlu lulus syarat-syarat yang ditetapkan […]

BMW Group Malaysia And Sime Darby Auto Engineering (SDAE) Officially Open Engine Assembly Facility In Malaysia For BMW Engines.

BMW Group Malaysia and Sime Darby Auto Engineering (SDAE), a division of Sime Darby Motors opened the doors to the new SDAE Engine Assembly Facility in Kulim, Kedah, on 3rd May 2018. The ceremony was officiated by Datin K. Talagavathi, the Deputy Secretary General (Industry) of Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI). Equipped with […]