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Volvo: NAP2020 to modernise auto industry

Govt’s move to promote environment-friendly vehicles is in tandem with the company’s commitment to promote sustainable practices
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NAP2020 to set future mobility direction for M’sia

An expert says blueprint must include measures for modernisation in order to make industry competitive across the globe
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Vehicle sales fall 12% in January

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VEHICLE sales in January decreased by 12% to 42,623 units compared to 48,450 units achieved in the same ...

Suzuki is coming back to Malaysia with Naza

Negotiations are expected to be completed soon and the Japanese brand could return as early as this year
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Auto sector sees minimal impact from Covid-19

Carmakers in Malaysia are only sourcing their supply chain mainly from Asean, and to a certain extent, Japan, says analyst
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Nissan shareholders add new directors as business plummets

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TOKYO • As Nissan Motor Co Ltd’s shareholders met yesterday to place new management on the board, the backdrop was grim. ...

EV market slows on low awareness, limited charging stations

Total sales of hybrid and EV vehicles in Malaysia last year only accounted for 2.2% of 604,287 units sold
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Furious shareholders blast Nissan bosses

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TOKYO – Shareholders livid about the performance of struggling Japanese car giant Nissan on Tuesday blasted bosses over ...

NAP2020 to focus on technology

Industry players are looking at NxGV, the future and how that type of vehicle should be manufactured and assembled in Malaysia
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Renault reports net losses of 141m euros in 2019

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PARIS – French carmaker Renault went into the red last year, the first time in a decade, with net losses of 141 million euros ...

Dr Mahathir to launch NAP 2020 next week

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THE much delayed National Automotive Policy (NAP) 2020 will be announced by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad on ...

Nissan downgrades forecasts as 9-month net profit plunges

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JAPAN – Crisis-hit Japanese automaker Nissan said Thursday its net profit plunged more than 87 percent for the nine ...