Billionaire Syed Mokhtar’s DRB to Buy Lotus-Owner Proton

Billionaire Syed Mokhtar’s DRB to Buy Lotus-Owner Proton

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The acquisition of Proton would help Syed Mokhtar widen his share of the Southeast Asian country’s auto industry and expand a business empire that includes ports, airports and power plants.