“Best Denki” opens the 8th directly managed store in Malaysia

Yamada Holdings Co., Ltd. opens the “IOI City Mall Store” on September 1, 2022 (Thursday), which will be the eighth directly managed store in Malaysia under the Best Denki brand. IOI City Mall is Malaysia's largest shopping mall located in Putrajaya, an administrative city to the south of the capital Kuala Lumpur. Name: Best Denki "IOI City Mall"Opening date: Thursday, September 1, 2022Address: L2-236 A&B, Second Floor, IOI City Tower 2, Lebuh IRC IOI Resort City, 62502 Putrajaya, Sepang, Selangor Darul EhsanSales area: 1057.85㎡

Malaysia gets world’s first Japanese cold chain logistics standard

Image source: Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MILT) A ceremony was held to present the certificate for a Japan-style cold chain logistics standard in Malaysia, which is the first in the world.It was acquired by TASCO YUSEN GOLD COLD SDN BHD (TYGC), a cold chain logistics company under the Malaysian subsidiary of Yusen Logistics Co., Ltd. (more…)

Joint contribution to CO2 reduction in Malaysia and Asia by three Japanese companies

Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd. (JAPEX) has signed an MOU with JGC CORPORATION, and Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. on a joint study for Carbon Capture Storage (CCS) in Malaysia. JAPEX had earlier signed an MOU with Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS), global energy and solutions partner ranked among the largest corporations in Fortune Global 500 in January 2022. PETRONAS along with JAPEX, JGC CORPORATION, and Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., will collaborate in evaluating CO2 storage technologies such as calculation of storage capacity and optimal storage methods, optimal capture and transportation options,...

NITORI opens at Pavilion Bukit Jalil

Japan's largest retail furniture & home furnishings opened its 2nd store in Malaysia on July 28 at Pavilion Bukit Jalil. They provide furniture & decor home fashion for homes and home offices. With all types of Simple Style, Natural Style, Vintage Style, Feminine Style and Japanese Modern Style to minimalist your lifestyle and live simply in your daily life. Location:Level 2,Lot 2.01.01,Pavilion Bukit Jalil,No.2,Persiaran Jalil 8,Bandar Bukit Jalil,57000,Kuala Lumpur.

“Made by Japan, Made in Malaysia” Sauce Released

In July 2022, AFC Co., Ltd., an overseas business strategic subsidiary of Fundokin Soy Sauce Co., Ltd., (known as Halal Soy Sauce manufacturer in Japan) started selling locally manufactured brand products in Malaysia. The company sells four products, Rich Sesame Sauce, Hot Sesame Sauce, Hot Teriyaki Sauce, and Hot BBQ Sauce from Fundokin Yakin Sdn. Bhd., a Malaysian local joint venture established in 2019. Please see the link below for more information.

Launch of rooftop solar generation business in Malaysia

Skye Energy, through its subsidiary Skye Renewables Malaysia, will install a solar power generation system on the roof of the EduCity Complex 1, located in EduCity Iskandar, and provide the generated electricity to Iskandar Education Enterprise, the owner of the university facility. The project will transform the energy consumption model at the facility, and both companies have agreed to accelerate the trial of further efforts towards the realisation of a sustainable campus.