IEG Vu is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. Please do not redistribute without permission.

Printed By


MPOB chairman dies of heart attack

This article was originally published in The Public Ledger

MALAYSIAN Palm Oil Board chairman Tar Sri Mohamad Basir Ismail has died of a heart attack at the University Malaya Medical Centre in Kuala Lumpur. Mr Basir, who was aged 79, had been receiving treatment at the centre this week, but his condition became critical three days ago and he died at 5.30am local time today.



What to read next




Ask The Analyst

Please fill in the form below to send over your enquiry or check the Ask The Analyst Page to find out more about the service

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts