General Motors Corp. is buying a 51% stake in DRB-Hicom Bhd subsidiary Hicomobil Sdn Bhd (HSB). The two automotive companies today signed a memorandum of understanding for the acquisition of HSB, which distributes the Chevrolet Aveo, Optra Sedan, Optra-5 and Optra Estate in Malaysia. “It will give HSB the opportunity to distribute a wide range of Chevrolet vehicles in Malaysia and increase its market share,” DRB-Hicom says in a statement. DRB-HSB, which expects the new distribution of ...

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