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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.

Samsung to shut mobile phone plant in China’s Tianjin

The factory, which currently employs about 2,600 people, is scheduled to be shut down by the end of this year.

China’s factory gate inflation eases

A slowdown in factory gate inflation reflects sluggish demand.

Apple assembler Foxconn considering iPhone factory in Vietnam

Taiwan's Foxconn told Reuters it 'follows a strict company policy of not commenting on any matters related to current or potential customers, or any of their products'.

China tech factory conditions fuel suicides

China's massive electronics production sector often faces allegations of poor labour conditions and unethical hiring practices.

Robots to make robots at ABB’s new US$150 million factory in...

China is expanding its robot workforce, as wages for human workers there rise and the country seeks to compete with lower-cost countries via greater automation.

Toyota says no-deal Brexit could temporarily shut factory

Toyota’s warning comes as the ruling Conservative party’s annual conference is about to start.

Grab some Louisiana-style dining at Crab Factory in JB

Your seafood is basically poured directly onto your table and you dig in with your bare hands.

‘Great Wall of China’: We need it to protect assets, says...

The Kuantan factory hopes the wall is not demolished because it is important in launching its 24-hour operations every day.

China factory inflation holds up as consumer prices gain

Policymakers’ vows to boost infrastructure investment amid a slowing economy may underpin domestic demand and counter the external risks posed by the tariff wars.

Tesla plots bold China factory move, stays silent on cost

Tesla Inc. and the Shanghai government left out a crucial detail in announcing a deal for the biggest name in electric cars to build its vehicles in China.

China’s CATL to build its first European EV battery factory in...

Europe's lack of its own production capabilities for the cells that power electric cars has prompted warnings that it could leave its car industry exposed and too reliant on others.

California agency opens third probe into Tesla’s Fremont factory

Cal-OSHA said it opened the latest case on June 21, 2018.