Dear MDBC members, Due to unforeseen circumstances, the New Year’s Reception 2020 has now been rescheduled to Tuesday, 21 January 2020. To all of our registered members, with our apologies, kindly re – register for 21 January. MDBC will contact registered guests regarding their availability for the new date. =====================================================================================================… Read more
Dear MDBC members, In 1991, the fourth (and also seventh) Prime Minister of Malaysia, Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad, introduced Wawasan 2020 or Vision 2020. The vision calls for the nation to achieve a self – sufficient, industrialized nation status by the year 2020, encompasses all aspects of life from economic prosperity to… Read more
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Macroeconomic stability will drive Malaysia’s economic growth this year with Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth of between 4.4 per cent and 4.9 per cent easily achievable, said IQI Global chief economist Shan Saeed. The country he said, will continue to be on the global investors’ radar due to its solid… Read more
The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) has approved projects with the European Union (EU)’s participation worth RM3.1 billion between January and September 2019. In a statement, the authority said it had approved a total of 34 manufacturing projects with EU participation, and that these projects are expected to create 2,782… Read more
The government has achieved its fiscal deficit target for 2019 of 3.4% of gross domestic product (GDP), says Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng. “We reached the target 100%, we achieved a fiscal deficit of 3.4% of GDP. We definitely achieved it, ” he said. Lim was speaking to reporters after… Read more