Malaysia's Mahathir says no hurry for Proton partner


KUALA LUMPUR, April 30 (Reuters) - Former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad said national car maker Proton was considering partnership offers from big foreign firms, but should not be rushed into a deal, a local newspaper reported on Friday. "It is an important step, but you must study it carefully, and not just because people say so," Mahathir, who is also Proton's adviser, told Business Times. "Everyone says Proton needs a strategic partner, but this doesn't ensure that you ...

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