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China September factory activity shrinks for fifth month

China's manufacturing sector has done poorly in recent months due to weak domestic demand and higher trade tariffs.

China factory fire kills 19

Industrial accidents are common in China, where safety regulations are often poorly enforced.

After parang attack, Penang factory suffers acid spill

One worker is admitted to hospital with acid burns but Fire Department manages to clean up spill.

Jasin factory ammonia gas leak forces evacuation of 120 students

Nine factory workers were sent to the Jasin Hospital for further treatment after suffering breathing difficulties.

Tesla to pay China US$323 mil a year in tax for...

The US company must also spend US$2 billion in capital expenditure on the plant over the next five years.

PepsiCo aims to build 5.1 bil rupee snack factory in India

The proposal is in line with PepsiCo’s goal to double its snacks business in India by 2022 and is expected to help create more than 1500 jobs.

Supermax buys assets worth RM65 mil for expansion plans

The land is located close to Maxter’s existing cluster of manufacturing plants, facilitating management control and operational synergies.

Euro-zone factory jobs might be only thing stopping a recession

Manufacturing in the 19-nation currency bloc has been on a downward trajectory since the start of last year.

7 firemen hurt when fighting factory fire in Pulau Indah, Klang

One factory was razed while another two suffered serious damage.

China’s factory outlook dimmed again in June ahead of G20 truce

The outlook for China’s manufacturing sector continues to deteriorate due to weakness in the domestic economy combined with new tariffs the US imposed the previous month on Chinese goods.

2 suspects arrested in deadly Indonesian lighter factory fire probe

Two individuals have been arrested, they are believed to be the owner and supervisor of the factory.

Assemblyman lodges MACC report against council chief

Sepang council president Mohd Fauzi Mohd Yatim denies allegation by DAP's Ronnie Liu he failed to act against factory causing pollution.

Residents demand closure of Sepang plastic factory

They claim the burning of plastic waste is causing a stench and affecting their health.

Asia manufacturing ‘bottoming out’ but economies may still need more stimulus

Manufacturing showed and upturn even though its still on shaky grounds.

Probe into Jenjarom battery plant to take 2 weeks

Selangor exco Hee Loy Sian says a fire at the factory in 2017 may have caused some pollution.

3 detained for suspected dumping of chemical waste into river

One of them is the owner of a chemical-processing plant and another owns a used goods processing factory.

10 die in blast at illegal firework factory in India

Media reports say a huge quantity of illegal explosives was stored at the factory.

Subaru restarts production at Japan car factory

The stoppage at the plant, one of Subaru's only two factories worldwide and accounting for roughly 60% of its global production, started from the night shift on Jan 16.

Bangladesh garment workers clash with police as strikes roll on

Police say water cannons and tear gas were fired to disperse huge crowds of striking factory workers in Savar.

One dead, 50 injured in Bangladesh garment workers strike

Bangladesh's factory workers strike for higher wages in the industry.

Top Glove shares up after news on Turkish plans

The new factory will also boost the company's presence in Europe.

China’s factory activity falls for 1st time in 2 years

The increasing strain on factories signals a continued loss of economic momentum and raises the risks to both China and the global economy.

Top Glove mulls Turkey factory

Founder Lim Wee Chai says the factory will create between 500 and 1,000 jobs for Syrian refugees and Turkish citizens.

Singapore Nov factory output rises 7.6%, beats forecast

Economists predicted a 4.1% expansion, faster than the revised 5.5% growth in Oct.