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China’s solar target crucial for the global industry

China’s new target for solar power has global implications for a world struggling with climate change. Last month, Beijing pencilled in 70 gigawatts of solar photovoltaic power plants by 2017. Solar hit 20GW in China last year, when the world … Continue reading

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Malaysian PM announces new measures to promote investment

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on Monday announced further liberalisation to promote investment in a broader spectrum of assets and capacity building. Najib, who is also the Finance Minister, said the country aims to further strengthen the Malaysian capital market … Continue reading

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Alcon opens S$200m manufacturing plant in Singapore

Eye care pharmaceutical firm Alcon has moved into its new S$200 million manufacturing plant in Tuas Biomedical Park in Singapore. The move will help the firm boost its capacity to meet the growing eye care needs in Asia. The new … Continue reading

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Daimler signs production deal with Chinese partner

German auto giant Daimler on Friday said it had signed a deal worth one billion euros ($1.4 billion) with its Chinese partner to expand production at their joint Beijing-based venture. The deal, signed with Beijing Automotive Industry Corporation (BAIC Group), … Continue reading

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