Malaysia’s 1st quick charge electric bus on the way!

DRB-HICOM Defence Technologies Sdn Bhd (Deftech) is to build Malaysia’s first quick charge electric bus, called the Super Quick Charge (SQC) Electric Vehicle (EV) – the Putra NEDO EV bus. Deftech is a wholly-owned subsidiary of DRB-HICOM Berhad and it has been entrusted with the manufacturing and maintaining of EV bus. The SQC project is […]

Soodhun to broker deal with Saudis for oil supply?

Reports received by WFTV indicates that former DPM Shaukatally Soodhun is ironing a deal with the Saudi Arabian government to ensure a smooth supply of oil to Mauritius in the wake of the blockade of the Pacific Diamond in Mangalore, India. The report, not confirmed at the time of writing, said Soodhun brokered the deal […]

Qatar Airways vs Singapore Airlines: SIA has the edge!

These 2 airlines have been rivals since earlier this decade with Qatar Airways CEO, Mr Akbar Al Baker stating that they are better than Singapore Airlines from an article published in the Straits Times Singapore. He also stated that Qatar Airways would never let the gap to get too close to Singapore Airlines and that SIA […]

Malaysia Airlines to use A350’s for London routes

Malaysia Airlines intends to use its A350’s (it has six on order) for the London route, which is a big capacity downgrade for the airline from the A380 but this is the intention. That is to downgrade in order to achieve better yields with the A350’s, said Malaysia Airlines has just taken delivery of […]