Malaysian new-vehicle sales rose 12.8% in September to 50,729 units, from 44,984 prior-year, the Malaysian Automotive Assn. says. The result was a 7.4% increase on the 47,227 units sold in August. Passenger-car deliveries climbed 13.7% to 46,476, driven by consumer demand for fuel-efficient vehicles. National auto makers Proton Holdings Bhd and Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Nasional Sdn Bhd (Perodua) accounted for most of the increase. Sales also were boosted by the Hari Raya festive season, ...

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