Kuala Lumpur: The Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM) has voiced its support of the Malaysian government's move to regulate depot gate operators and relevant logistics service providers to prevent arbitrary increases and imposition of new charges, as it sought to prevent a reoccurance of last month's strike by freight hauliers' drivers.

Johor: Malaysia's Johor Port has embarked on a five-year business and expansion plan to redevelop and restructure the port infrastructure, and upgrade equipment and facilities.

Penang: Syed Mokhtar al-Bukhary-owned Seaport Terminal (Johor) Sdn Bhd, which also runs Johor's Port of Tanjung Pelepas, has won the bid to privatise Penang Port, according to news reports.

Kuala Lumpur: MISC's decision to exit the liner business hit its first quarter performance hard with revenue falling 18.3% to $785.5m from $961.3m previously.

Kuala Lumpur: MISC is laying off some 1,400 employees worldwide this year following its exit from the container shipping business.

Singapore: A Malaysian-flagged tugboat has been hijacked and its crew rescued in the South China Sea.

Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian shipowner MISC has hastened its exit from the container shipping trade as it sold its last two containerships in operation and is terminating its domestic East Malaysia services.

Kuala Lumpur: Samudera Shipping Line has set up a joint venture in Malaysia with QEL Shipping Services.

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