Dear MDBC members, The move towards sustainable supply chains has gained traction over the years and can be seen everywhere from small, local businesses to large multinational companies. Sustainable procurement goes beyond just improving purchasing performance and costs, it tackles human rights issues, reduces environmental impact, and promotes mutually beneficial… Read more
Dear MDBC members, Malaysia’s RM 100 billion retail industry is forecasted to grow 4.5% in 2019 despite the weaker economic sentiment. Consumers are offered multi – fold convenience options by e – commerce, digital banking, mobile wallets, and on – demand services. Yet, online transactions constitute only 8% of that… Read more
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Malaysia’s Industrial Production Index (IPI) grew 4% year-on-year (yoy) in May 2019, with all sectors reporting an increase according to the Department of Statistics. In May, electricity reported an improvement of 5.7% and manufacturing increased by 4.2% while mining registered a 3% growth. In manufacturing, the major sub-sectors contributing to… Read more
Malaysia’s manufacturing sales rose 6.7% in May this year to RM69.7 billion compared with RM65.3 billion a year ago. According to the Department of Statistics, sales dipped by 0.3% on a month-on-month basis, while on seasonally adjusted terms sales value registered an increase of 0.1%. “The year-on-year growth registered in… Read more
The affirmation of Malaysia’s credit rating by Standard and Poor’s (S&P) last week demonstrates its confidence in Malaysia’s positive economic outlook, strong institutional profile, sound economic fundamentals and prudent debt management. In a statement yesterday, the Ministry of Finance (MoF) welcomed S&P Global Ratings’ affirmation of Malaysia’s issuer credit rating… Read more