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BAT says PJ plant closure was 'unavoidable' - The Rakyat Post

Adjust Font Size: KUALA LUMPUR, 18 March 2016: British American Tobacco Malaysia Bhd (BAT Malaysia) does not take the decision to wind down its factory operations lightly. In a statement, the company said it had considered and exhausted many options ...and more »

BAT to shut down factory, 230 employees affected - Free Malaysia Today

PETALING JAYA: British American Tobacco Malaysia Berhad (BAT Malaysia) will shut down its factory here, citing falling sales due to the presence of illicit cigarettes in the market and high duties imposed by the government. In a statement, the major ...and more »

British American Tobacco to shut down factory in Malaysia - Asian Correspondent

OWING to increasing taxes of cigarettes, big tobacco company British American Tobacco (BAT) is shutting down one of its major factory operations in Malaysia. The move is part of the company's restructuring exercise which involved the retrenchment of ...and more »

BAT to close down PJ factory, lay off 230 workers - The Edge Markets MY

KUALA LUMPUR (March 17): British American Tobacco (Malaysia) Bhd (BAT) is closing down its factory along Jalan Universiti, Petaling Jaya, at the intersection that used to be a roundabout colloquially named after the tobacco company's former name ...and more »

BAT to close down Petaling Jaya factory in restructuring exercise - The Sun Daily

PETALING JAYA: British American Tobacco (Malaysia) Bhd (BAT), in a surprise move, announced it is shutting down its plant in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, citing the increasingly challenging business environment. BAT told Bursa Malaysia yesterday that under ...and more »

Illegal cigarettes push tobacco company to close PJ factory - Malaysiakini

Major cigarette producer British American Tobacco will be shutting down its factory in Petaling Jaya. Operations at the facility are to be scaled down in stages before ceasing in the second half of 2017, the tobacco firm said in an announcement to ...and more »

BAT to close Malaysian factory in stages - The Star Online

Shut down of cigarette plant to affect 230 employees. PETALING JAYA: British American Tobacco (M) Bhd (BAT), the country's biggest cigarette maker, is winding down it manufacturing business in stages with the shut down of its facility in Petaling Jaya ...and more »

BAT shuts down Malaysian plant - The Edge Markets MY

This article first appeared in The Edge Financial Daily, on March 18, 2016. KUALA LUMPUR: British American Tobacco (Malaysia) Bhd (BAT), which had been wrestling with high sin taxes and a growing illicit market — and just weeks after fellow tobacco ...and more »

BAT to close factory in M'sia under restructuring exercise - The Star Online

KUALA LUMPUR: British American Tobacco (M) Bhd (BAT) will cease its manufacturing operations in the country under an operations restructuring that will see it sourcing tobacco products for the domestic market from other British American Tobacco group ...and more »

BAT to restructure business operations in Malaysia - New Straits Times Online

KUALA LUMPUR: British American Tobacco Bhd (BAT) will restructure its business operations by sourcing tobacco products for the local market from other BAT factories regionally. BAT, in a filing to Bursa Malaysia today, said the restructuring exercise ...and more »