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Geely to consider producing Lotus cars in China after buying into Proton, Lotus

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak (centre left) with Mr Li (centre right) during a signing ceremony between DRB-Hicom Bhd and Geely in Kuala Lumpur on Friday.

Kuala Lumpur

CHINESE billionaire Li Shufu said that his Zhejiang Geely Holding Group will consider producing Lotus sports cars in China after agreeing to purchase stakes in Malaysian carmaker Proton Holdings Bhd and its British unit.

Geely signed a final deal to acquire 49.9 per...

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