Only Proton Holdings Bhd will qualify as a national auto maker if proposed changes to Malaysia’s National Automotive Policy take effect later this month. The Business Times quotes unnamed industry sources as saying if the changes are accepted, Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Bhd (Perodua), Naza Corp. and Sime Darby Bhd's Inokom Corp. Sdn Bhd would lose their statuses as national car makers. Consumers would be forced to pay more for Malaysian-made vehicles from those auto makers because the ...

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