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18th year of Toyota ECO Youth program begins

18th year of Toyota ECO Youth program begins

For the 18th consecutive year, UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) is running another edition of its Toyota Eco Youth Program. With the aim to educate participants on sustainable waste management practices, students from 11 selected schools around Malaysia will be trained on problem solving skills to address concerns on environment preservation. […]

Fuel prices remain unchanged again!

Fuel prices remain unchanged again!

Another week and no increases in the prices of all fuels! This is unprecedented and will surely bring on comments that ‘something big’ must be about to take place soon. Anyway, it’s always good news for motorists and other vehicle users when fuel prices don’t go up… reminiscent of the […]

New Deputy CEO for Automotive Group at Naza Corporation Holdings

New Deputy CEO for Automotive Group at Naza Corporation Holdings

Ramasamy Devaraju has been appointed as Deputy Group CEO of the Automotive Group at Naza Corporation Holdings. Introducing Mr. Ramasamy, Dato’ Samson Anand George, Group CEO of the Automotive Group, said: “Devaraju brings extensive knowledge of automotive operations across all segments which will benefit the Group’s wide ranging automotive businesses.  […]

Help Proton choose the name for its first SUV

Help Proton choose the name for its first SUV

Those who read about the history of Proton will find that its very first model, the Saga, got its name from 102,823 suggestions made by the public. The name was suggested by a retired soldier, Ismail Jaafar, who passed away earlier this year. It’s been a while since the 35-year […]

Successful first season of Vios Challenge/TGR Racing Festival

Successful first season of Vios Challenge/TGR Racing Festival

The inaugural Vios Challenge has concluded and can be regarded as one of the most ambitious racing projects to be undertaken by a single car company. Besides providing motorsport excitement in a festival atmosphere, the event also contributed to development of racing at grassroots level. “The Vios Challenge was aimed […]

WD-40 to grow its business in Southeast Asia

WD-40 to grow its business in Southeast Asia

WD-40 has been around since the 1950s although its presence in Malaysia probably started in the 1970s. The can of fluid protectant is a familiar sight in hardware stores, supermarkets, handyman stores, DIY stores and many other places – even pasar malams. “WD-40 is a household brand not just in […]