Penang is a state of 1.8 million people in Malaysia. Served by Penang International Airport and the Port of Penang, the area enjoys access to a number of expressways and is notable for its UNESCO listed capital city, Georgetown, which is characterised by its history as a colonial entrepot port. It is also a major commercial hub and has been nicknamed the Silicon Valley of the East, on account of its expertise in the technology sector.
Multinational technology companies with a presence in Penang include Intel, Cisco, Dell, Sony, Motorola, Agilent and Western Digital, while Phillips Electronics, Flextronics, Renesas Electronics Corporation and Recall Corporation have all invested in the region in recent years. It is also home to the University of Science Malaysia, which hosts over 25,000 students and 3,000 staff in the area, while a vibrant tourist trade supports a diverse array of shops, bars, restaurants and hotels, particularly in the capital city of Georgetown.
Our centres in Penang can provide serviced office space in the heart of the city, with high-speed Internet and excellent modern workspaces to equip your organisation for success. Alternatively, consider our co-working solutions, ideal for those searching for a more affordable way to establish a presence here. We also provide bookable meeting rooms, which can often be reserved at a moment’s notice should you need a formal setting for a conference or sales presentation. Those seeking a professional space to work can make use of our business lounges in the local vicinity, with Membership packages providing a pre-paid option for access to any centre in the wider surroundings. Our facilities can also serve as a virtual office with call handling and mail forwarding services provided as standard to suit your company’s needs.