Announcement / Media Release


06 December 2018 - Export of Made-in-Malaysia Medical Devices Expected to Cross RM23 Billion in 2019
  1. More The Association of Malaysian Medical Industries (AMMI) today announced its Medical Device Industry Status and Outlook Report 2018/2019 which is based on a survey completed by 46 AMMI members, constituting a 69% response rate. The report contains comprehensive analysis of export overview, sourcing of raw materials and components, growth in cumulative investments and challenges faced by the industry as well as the medical device industry’s outlook for 2019.
28 November 2018 - MIDA Attracts 111 Potential Green Projects worth RM4.1 Billion at IGEM 2018
  1. More The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) today announced the outcome of their participation at the 9th International Greentech & Eco Products Exhibition and Conference Malaysia (IGEM 2018) that was held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, last month
05 November 2018 - Budget 2019 Reflects Malaysia's Commitment to Ensure a Conducive Business Environment
  1. More Snapshot of New & Extended Incentives for the Manufacturing & Services Sectors
30 October 2018 - MIDA i-Services Portal Launched at National Investment Seminar 2018
  1. More The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) launched its i-Services Portal during the National Investment Seminar 2018 today. It is a business linkage platform to connect service providers and their potential clients, which consists both local and foreign companies.
29 October 2018 - Malaysia Continues to Attract More Business Interest
  1. More Approved Investments in the Services, Manufacturing and Primary Sectors Rose by 17.7% in 1H2018
24 October 2018 - Catching the Next Wave of Medical Devices Manufacturing
  1. More Industry Players Urged to Forge Ahead with New Strategies & Technologies
18 October 2018 - Industry Park Developers to Employ New Strategies
  1. More The development of industrial parks in the country needs to be synchronized with the states’ unique strengths and leverage on specific industry clusters. “By providing a location which is well equipped with the right ingredients of the highest standards, it has the potential to transform the area into a thriving city of industry. Perak, for example, being the second largest state in Peninsular Malaysia, could leverage on the economic development of its bordering states. Local SME industrial clusters here could be further strengthened by tapping into the supply chain of big corporations or multinational companies in neighbouring states,” said YB Dr. Ong Kian Ming, Deputy Minister of International Trade and Industry at the Industrial Park Forum for the Northern Region held at Weil Hotel, Ipoh today
16 October 2018 - Investors to Consider Sabah as the Next Location for Investment
  1. More “Sabah is certainly one of Malaysia’s vibrant destinations for investment. As at December 2017, a total of 761 manufacturing projects with investments worth RM15.1 billion have been implemented in Sabah. More than 90,000 jobs have been created from these projects particularly in the food manufacturing, paper, printing & publishing, wood & wood products, chemical & chemical products, and non - metallic mineral products sectors. The State continues to attract additional approved investments of more than RM40 million in the first half of this year in the food manufacturing and fabricated products,” said Mr Arham Abdul Rahman, Deputy Chief Executive Officer (DCEO) of the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) during its 6th instalment of the MIDA Invest Series today
25 September 2018 - Malaysian Textile and Fashion Entrepreneurs to Leap to the Next Level
  1. More Moving Businesses Towards Greater Innovation, Productivity & Efficiency
19 September 2018 - 7 MoUs Inked at Malaysia-Taiwan Industrial Collaboration Summit
  1. More Encouraging Collaborations and Increasing Business Opportunities
28 August 2018 - Industrial Parks Developers to Step up Their Game
  1. More To Meet Requirements of Industry of the Future
19 July 2018 - In Propelling the Nation to Becoming a Leading F&B Exporter, Siemens Malaysia Partners MIDA to Digitalize the F&B Industry
  1. More Malaysia is striving to become a leading F&B exporter through Foreign Direct Investments (FDIs) that would attract established brands and with the provision of right support for local companies in meeting global standards. Foreign companies that are seeking to set up their export hubs in Malaysia will be drawn to an ecosystem which has the right infrastructure in place, and where production cost can be reduced while productivity increased – outcomes that can only be achieved through the power of digitalization or smart manufacturing.
13 July 2018 - Malaysia Airports Inks MoU with MIDA
  1. More Development of KLIA Aeropolis & Subang Airport Regeneration Initiative to Spur High Value Added FDI
10 July 2018 - MIDA Collaborates With Invest Selangor to Boost Logistics Supply Chain
  1. More The logistics industry is expanding rapidly in Malaysia especially in the Klang Valley, in tandem with the robust growth of the digital economy and industry 4.0 in the country. Recognising the potentials of Selangor to become the logistics gateway to South East Asia catering to the needs of the ASEAN and APAC region, the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) and Invest Selangor jointly organised the Investment Forum on Logistics Industry with the theme, ‘Deepening Logistics Supply Chain in Selangor’ at the Concorde Hotel Shah Alam today
05 July 2018 - Osram Donates Specialised Equipment To Four Malaysian Universities
  1. More Exemplary Human Capital Initiatives Towards Building Industry Ready Talents
28 June 2018 - MIDA-IME Industry 4.0 Showcase
  1. More The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) in collaboration with IME Group of Companies with the support of Dassault Systèmes and Robert Bosch organised the MIDA-IME Industry 4.0 Showcase, today. The event, held at MIDA headquarters aimed to assist local players in their implementation of Industry 4.0. The Showcase gathered experts to demonstrate a wide range of technologies endorsed by Industry 4.0 namely simulation, additive manufacturing, system integration, digitisation, cloud computing, Internet of Things (IoT) and data analytics
26 June 2018 - Companies Urged To Venture into IBS
  1. More “To advance the affordable housing and construction agenda, we seek to connect the relevant stakeholders towards fostering stronger collaborations and enhance the existing ecosystem to respond to both current and new challenges, creating liveable and more resilient communities,” said Mr Arham Abdul Rahman, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) at the Industrialised Building System (IBS) Adoption and Regularisation Dialogue 2018, held at MIDA HQ today
22 May 2018 - Largest Ever SEMICON Southeast Asia Showcases Smart Technologies
  1. More SEMICON Southeast Asia, the region's premier gathering of the global electronics manufacturing supply chain, today opened it’s 22-24 May exposition, for the first time in Kuala Lumpur, showcasing IoT, smart manufacturing, autonomous driving, virtual reality (VR), and other smart technologies. Themed “Think Smart Make Smart,” SEMICON Southeast Asia 2018 brings together industry experts from around the world for critical insights into the semiconductor ecosystem, new business opportunities and collaboration.
18 May 2018 - Q12018 Investments Figures for Manufacturing & Manufaturing Related Services
  1. More Malaysia's manufacturing sector remains resilient.
07 May 2018 - MIDA-ITRI Taiwan MoU, Driving Malaysia Towards Industry 4.0
  1. More The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) is partnering with the Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), Taiwan through a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to encourage, facilitate and promote economic cooperation in the areas of trade, investments and Small & Medium Enterprise (SME) development, particularly in Smart Manufacturing & Industry 4.0, Internet-of-Things and Circular Economy
28 April 2018 - MIDA Inks MoU with Cosmetic Valley France Set to Boost Innovation in Halal Cosmetics Industrial Cluster in Malaysia
  1. More The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) signed and exchanged a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Cosmetic Valley France (CVF) during a MIDA Mission to Paris led by the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) on 19 April 2018. This MoU reflects the shared ambition between both entities to develop a sustainable cosmetics and personal care industry cluster in Malaysia through the sharing of information, mutual promotional initiatives and R&D efforts particularly in the Halal segment. Ultimately, this will contribute towards providing new and innovative products to the market and enhancing economic growth for both Malaysia and France.
23 April 2018 - MIDA Signs Tripartite Pact with Daher & IoT Valley Woo More French Investments, Drive Innovation in Aerospace Logistics
  1. More In line with the technological advancements taking place in Malaysia, the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) signed a tripartite pact with Daher and France’s IoT Valley on 20 April 2018. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) will contribute towards promoting more investment and business cooperation between France and Malaysia, particularly in the development of IoT and logistics in Malaysia’s aerospace industry.
18 April 2018 - MIDA Invest Series: Unfolding the Potential Of Terengganu
  1. More “There are many exciting developments happening in Terengganu that bodes well for business and job opportunities. The East Coast Rail Link (ECRL), Terengganu Silica Valley (TSV), Terengganu Technology Hub (TTH), Visit Terengganu 2018 and the rejuvenation of the Knowledge Park in Tembila – a boost to the development of human capital in the state,” said Mr Arham Abdul Rahman, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) during its 5th instalment of the MIDA Invest Series today
11 April 2018 - Business And Job Opportunities Abound at MIDA’s National Supply Chain Conference on Rail Projects and Career Fair 2018
  1. More The National Supply Chain Conference on Rail Projects organised by the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) was held today at the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC), Kuala Lumpur. It attracted an overwhelming interest of more than 2,000 participants ranging from industry players as well as local authorities, business chambers and embassies
10 April 2018 - MIDA & SEMI to Propel Malaysia’s Electronics Industry via SEMICON Southeast Asia 2018
  1. More Malaysia last year recorded a total of 109 electrical and electronics (E&E) industry projects with approved investments of RM9.7 billion to drive new business growth and job creation, positioning the region to accelerate its transition into a smart manufacturing hub.
05 April 2018 - Malaysia Welcomes Tactilis’ First Dedicated Biometric Smartcard Manufacturing Facility in Malaysia
  1. More Tactilis which manufactures biometric smartcards is setting up its first global facility in Malaysia. The investment based in the Pearl of the Orient will be undergoing transformation to meet the need of global demand and become the Tactilis’ Centre of Excellence for its Global Manufacturing and Research & Development. The thrust forward is to convert the plant into a smart factory through its “Industry 4.0” plan.
21 March 2018 - Embracing Future Innovations
  1. More Companies Need to Align with the Dynamic Ecosystem of the Automotive Industry
08 March 2018 - MIDA Organises Inaugural Industrial Park Forum
  1. More Strengthening the Manufacturing Ecosystem
06 March 2018 - Media Release : Malaysian Investment Performance Report 2017
  1. More MIDA Annual Media Conference 2018
23 February 2018 - Pahang, A Big State with Big Opportunities for Investors
  1. More The East Coast Railway Line (ECRL) project, Malaysia-China Kuantan Industrial Park (MCKIP), Kuantan Port expansion and Tanjong Agas Oil & Gas and Logistic Industrial Park lend an air of optimism for the state of Pahang that sets to woo investments from both foreign and local investors into the state
12 February 2018 - Orgkhim’s Johor plant to be the First Producer of Carcinogen-Free Rubber Process Oils (RPOs) in Malaysia
  1. More Norman Process Oils Malaysia Plant Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of Orgkhim Biochemical Holding from Russia is building a USD50 million (RM200 million) facility at Tanjung Langsat, Pasir Gudang to manufacture petroleum-based extender oils used in tires, synthetic rubbers and rubber compounds
08 February 2018 - Kelantan Attracts Rm6.48 Billion Of Approved Investments As At September 2017
  1. More Kelantan is one of Malaysia’s vibrant destinations for investments, driven mainly in the services and agriculture sectors
25 January 2018 - Over 150,000 Jobs Created from 1,142 Manufacturing Projects Implemented in Kedah
  1. More Kedah is one of the oldest states in Malaysia and has captivating history behind it. In fact, there is more to this ‘Rice Bowl State’ than just paddy fields. In term of investments, there are 1,142 manufacturing projects implemented in Kedah with total investments of RM51.28 billion as at December 2016. These projects have created over 150,000 job opportunities for the state.
22 January 2018 - MIDA Deepens Its Engagement With The Indian Business Community
  1. More Indian Entrepreneurs Urged to Leverage on Programmes & Facilities Provided by the Government
12 January 2018 - MIDA Expands Efforts in Providing In-depth Opportunities in Every State
  1. More The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) expands efforts in providing in-depth opportunities in every state this year through its Special Briefing Session series. The first briefing session, ‘An Update on Investment Opportunities in Perlis’ was held today at the MIDA HQ.
15 December 2017 - Approved Investments Totalled Rm113.5 Billion In Jan-Sept 2017
  1. More Local Companies Continue to Spearhead Investment Activities in Malaysia
08 December 2017 - Monash University Malaysia Launches MIDA-Approved R&D Status Company
  1. More University Industry Collaboration: A Catalyst in Powering an Innovation Economy’.
07 December 2017 - MIDA Engages More Than 200 Industry Players In Sabah
  1. More Companies to Leverage on Facilities Provided, Particularly in Industry 4.0 Ventures
30 November 2017 - Intensifying Engagements Through The SME Investment Desk
  1. More MIDA Nurtures Global Champions among Local Companies
30 November 2017 - MIDA Teams Up with Nikkei for Inaugural Malaysia Business Forum
  1. More The New Era of ASEAN – Malaysia, the Asian Business Hub
29 November 2017 - MIDA Welcomes Rollout of Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 Maiden Fan Case
  1. More UMW Aerospace is now the Tier 1 supplier for Rolls Royce to manufacture aircraft parts in the region
23 November 2017 - Opening of World’s Most Advanced LED Chip Facility in Malaysia
  1. More OSRAM Opto Semiconductor Continues to Expand, Additional 1,480 Job Opportunities
22 November 2017 - MIDA Connects MNCs and SMEs In East Malaysia Towards A Stronger Supply Chain In The Region
  1. More The strong presence of many multinational corporations (MNCs) and large local corporations (LLCs) located here, and the very fact a few big names such as OCIM, X-Fab, Huchems Fine Chemical, LONGi, Press Metal, Cahya Mata Sarawak and Shin Yang Industries have made significant investments in Sarawak hold much promise for business collaboration and opportunities within this region
21 November 2017 - Announcement : Application for the Extension of 'Surat Pengesahan MIDA (SPM)
  1. More Starting 15th November 2017, company may apply for the extension of 'Surat Pengesahan MIDA' (SPM1 & SPM2) online.
16 November 2017 - Think IoT to Stay Ahead
  1. More “I encourage more local companies, SMEs and start-up technopreneurs to explore the adoption and implementation of IoT as a means to add value in their products and services as well as to increase productivity and efficiency towards scaling up their businesses,” said the Minister of MITI .
15 November 2017 - MITI, MIDA and CIDB Launch IBS & Building Materials Supply Chain 2017/2018 Directory
  1. More Directory to profile over 4,000 companies and relevant stakeholders in Malaysia
09 November 2017 - Utilise All Facilities Available to Sustain Competitiveness, Says MITI Minister II
  1. More “MITI, MIDA and our other agencies have been doing many outreach programmes, especially towards building the capabilities of our local industry players and small & medium-sized companies (SMEs).However, there is still a lack of awareness among the business community in the facilities and support provided by the Government. There are really many platforms that all of you can take advantage of,” said YB Minister II during the National Investment Seminar 2017 organised by the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) today at the Intercontinental Hotel.
09 November 2017 - MIDA is launching the sale of e-Stats Digest (January – June 2017)
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07 November 2017 - Announcement : Exemption from Withholding Tax for Services rendered and performed outside Malaysia
  1. More Effective 6 September 2017, the Government through the Income Tax (Exemption) (No.9) Order 2017 (P.U. (A) 323) dated 23 October 2017, exempts non-resident person from payment of income tax in respect of income from services which are rendered and performed by the person outside Malaysia.
06 November 2017 - Opening of Atlas Copco’s Compressor Technique Service 1st South East Asia Training Academy
  1. More Swedish industrial company, Atlas Copco unveiled its 1st Southeast Asia Training Academy in Kuala Lumpur today.
02 November 2017 - ​Malaysia Continues to Attract Japanese Investors
  1. More This event brought together stakeholders from both countries to discuss on current issues relating to doing business in Malaysia. At the dialogue, issues discussed include procedures and regulations on trade and investment, as well as Malaysia’s recent review of its foreign exchange policies. This initiative is among MIDA’s on-going efforts to promote Japanese investment into Malaysia.
30 October 2017 - MIDA’S National Supply Chain Conference Connects 1,000 MNCs & SMEs
  1. More Creating Opportunities & Building Sustainable Linkages in Catalytic Areas
26 October 2017 - Announcement on ICA Public Online Consultation: Review of Industrial Co-ordination Act (ICA) 1975
  1. More MITI is currently reviewing the Industrial Coordination Act (ICA), 1975 and is in the midst of conducting their third online public consultation starting from 24 October 2017 until 11 November 2017. Members of the public are invited to participate in this ICA online consultation process.
25 October 2017 - MIDA & SMiTA Join Hands to Help SMEs Go Global
  1. More Encourages SMEs to Venture into Peru & Chile at the Biz Connect Day
19 October 2017 - 1H2017 Approved Investments Totalled RM65.4 Billion
  1. More Malaysia’s Broad-Based Economic Structure Will Continue to Appeal to Investors
19 October 2017 - IBCM 2017: Catalysing an Innovative Biomass Economy
  1. More Towards an Innovation-led Bio-based Economy
13 October 2017 - MIDA to Hold Business Opportunities Workshop at Qatar-Malaysia Economic Forum Expects To Gather More Than 300 Malaysian & Qatari Industry Leaders
  1. More “As the Qatari delegation will involve about 70 business representatives, MIDA is taking the opportunity to conduct a workshop to cultivate a deeper understanding and generate wider awareness on the exciting investment opportunities in Malaysia. Through this engagement, we look forward to more strategic partnerships formed between the business communities from Malaysia and Qatar,” said Dato’ Azman Mahmud, Chief Executive Officer of the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA).
11 October 2017 - IBCM 2017: Malaysia’s Rise as an Innovative Biomass Economy
  1. More New Biomass Economy based on Waste to Wealth, incorporating New Circular Economy Models, Digital Agriculture with intense economic, sustainability and Rural Development agenda
10 October 2017 - Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre
  1. More The Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC) is the country’s largest exhibition centre with over 45,000 sqm of gross exhibition space. The first component and flagship of KL Metropolis, a city within a city where trade, commerce, living and transport converge over 75.5 acres of prime land development, MITEC is poised to be the first exhibition venue of choice in the Southeast Asia region.
02 October 2017 - MIDA & MSPC Organise Asia Pacific Digital Technology Symposium
  1. More Successful First Gathering of Global Giants in Digital Trade
18 September 2017 - Broadcom Chooses Malaysia for New Global Distribution Warehouse
  1. More Adds 300 Jobs for Malaysians, Strong Boost to Logistics and E&E Industry
18 September 2017 - MIDA Ramps Up Efforts To Engage With Stakeholders At Open Day
  1. More Connecting People to Jobs and Businesses to Opportunities
14 September 2017 - Enhance Capabilities & Competitiveness MIDA
  1. More Urges Industry Players in the Northern Region to Leverage on Facilities Provided by the Government
07 September 2017 - MIDA Open Day 2017 Sets To Attract Over 5,000 Participants
  1. More Benefitting job seekers, industry players and the general public
06 September 2017 - MIDA Expects Many More MNCs to Populate TRX
  1. More KL’s international financial district presents significant opportunities to international business community
23 August 2017 - MIDA-UNMC Conference Facilitates Increased Industry-Academia Collaboration
  1. More This two-day conference was built upon the key focus areas from the 11th Malaysian Education Blueprint, namely research, development, commercialisation and innovation. The conference also strived to combine key areas of the Malaysian Government’s initiative, known as the Malaysian Fourth Industrial Revolution or Industry 4.0. Industry 4.0 is a name for the current trend of automation and data exchange in manufacturing technologies. It includes cyber-physical systems, the Internet of things, cloud computing and cognitive computing. Industry 4.0 creates what has been called smart industrial systems.
22 August 2017 - IKEA to Establish Regional Distribution and Supply Chain Centre for ASEAN in Malaysia
  1. More IKEA, the world’s largest furniture retailer headquartered in the Netherlands, has made a strategic decision to establish its Regional Distribution and Supply Chain Centre for ASEAN in Malaysia.
17 August 2017 - MIDA Engages MNCs and SMEs In Southern Region to Further Promote Sustainable Business Linkages
  1. More "Given the increased flow of foreign direct investments in recent years, there are now more opportunities than before for SMEs to venture into,” said Datuk Rajendran
14 August 2017 - Bavaria and MIDA Will Be Launching A Series Of Industry 4.0 Workshops With German Industry Experts
  1. More The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) together with Bavaria International (Germany) and TAPiO Management Advisory as well as Invest Selangor, Johor State Investment Centre (JSIC) and Invest Penang is launching a series of Industry 4.0 workshops in Selangor, Johor and Penang this month.
10 August 2017 - MIDA’s Effort Gaining Traction - Konica Minolta Leading Japanese Industries to Implement Industry 4.0 in Malaysia
  1. More The company’s initiative of developing SIC Melaka is laudable as it will provide a platform for KMMY’s vendors, especially our Malaysian companies to embrace smart manufacturing. Through this establishment, local vendors stand to benefit via access to technical expertise as well as opportunity for technical collaboration with KMMY.
10 August 2017 - Investors to Reap The Benefits of Asean Ecosystem
  1. More ASEAN provides an effective platform for investors to utilise and maximise its value chain. The varying levels of economic development in ASEAN coupled with each country’s industry specialisation allow greater complementation among local and multinational companies (MNCs) and locational complementation between member countries. Market-seeking and efficiency-seeking foreign direct investments (FDIs) may leverage on these complementation and increase their involvement in the regional supply chain.
08 August 2017 - Infineon’s Block 8 Gearing Malaysia Towards Industry 4.0
  1. More Creates 600 New Job Opportunities for Local Vendors and Suppliers
02 August 2017 - Medical Device Manufacturers Procure Over 60% of Raw Materials and Services Locally
  1. More The AMMI Medical Device Industry Outlook Report 2017 highlighted that AMMI recorded an outstanding value-added ratio of 57% in manufacturing medical devices in Malaysia. Equally impressive is the fact that some RM2.84 billion or 63% worth of raw materials and services were locally sourced from within the country.
24 July 2017 - MIDA Holds Supply Chain Conference In Northern Region
  1. More Boosting Strategic Partnerships Between MNCs & SMEs
14 July 2017 - Japanese Firm Roland Expands Its Operations
  1. More Establishes a Principal Hub in Port Klang
13 July 2017 - Strong Performance in Malaysia Prompts Endress+Hauser to Expand and Launch New Customer Service and Training Facility in Malaysia
  1. More Swiss-based, Endress+Hauser has invested 4.5 million euros (RM 22.06 million) in a new customer service and training facility in Shah Alam in tandem with its strong performance over the company’s history in Malaysia.
23 May 2017 - MIDA & MPMA Jointly Collaborates on the 8th MPMA International Plastics Conference 2017 Shaping Plastics Industry Players to be Future-ready
  1. More “The plastics and plastic products industry is a dynamic and vibrant growth sector within the Malaysian manufacturing sector. Over the years, the plastics industry has been supporting the growth of related sectors as well as contributing to the emergence of new markets throughout the value chain. Given the encouraging trends in the plastics industry, companies here can seize the growing opportunities by improving its competitiveness in terms of product development, manufacturing processes and business models. With the established industry ecosystem in Malaysia, it would be beneficial for companies to leverage on Malaysia’s excellent competitive advantages and further develop their capabilities,” said the second Minister of International Trade and Industry.
22 May 2017 - More than 150 SMEs from the East Coast Region to Benefit as MIDA’s Regional Supply Chain Conference Series Kicks Off in Pahang
  1. More The conference is one of MIDA’s on-going initiatives to further stimulate domestic economic activities and create a robust environment for businesses to thrive.
11 May 2017 - BMW Group Malaysia Officially Opens New BMW Group Regional Parts Distribution Centre in Malaysia.
  1. More Premium automaker strengthens investments in the country with state-of-the-art logistics warehouse and parts distribution centre in Senai Johor, supporting 23 countries in the region
11 May 2017 - Timely to Grow Local Businesses by Listing on Bursa Malaysia
  1. More Themed ‘Grow Your Business, List on Bursa’, the half-day forum serves as a platform for companies to obtain insights on the benefits, processes and procedures involved in creating a successful initial public offering (IPO).
27 April 2017 - Outsourcing Malaysia Launches Southern Office In Iskandar Malaysia
  1. More Establishment of Office in Support of Iskandar Puteri’s Positioning as Business Service Hub for the Global Business Services Industry
25 April 2017 - Talent Development, Key to Malaysia’s Venture Into Industry 4.0
  1. More Malaysia has a strong manufacturing base. However, to stay competitive, our companies have no choice but to embrace intelligent production and include more Industry 4.0 elements into their operations. While we emphasise on the need to adopt new technologies and processes, the success of any industry relies heavily on human capital.
25 April 2017 - MIDA Brings 11 Malaysian Tech Startups to Showcase Their Technologies at SEMICON SEA 2017
  1. More Malaysia has achieved significant progress in the electrical & electronics (E&E) industry over the last decade that had resulted in the growth of new businesses and creation of jobs. Last year, a total of 107 E&E projects were approved with investments of RM9.24 billion.
06 April 2017 - MIDA Inks MoU With Segi University
  1. More To Grow Industry-Ready Talent Pool
05 April 2017 - MIDA Celebrates 50th Anniversary
  1. More Five Decades of Transforming the Nation
30 March 2017 - Local Investors Urged to Intensify Development on Technology to Remain Competitive
  1. More “The Government will continue to support the growth of domestic companies including the small and medium enterprises (SMEs), in increasing their competencies and capabilities through the available programmes and facilities. We hope to see more local players, especially the SMEs to emulate Germany’s Mittelstand or even the mid-sized companies in Japan and Korea, that have found much success in spearheading the economic growth in their respective countries,” added the YB Datuk Ahmad Maslan.
21 March 2017 - UMW Land-MIDA MoU Inked to Boost High Value Manufacturing Investments
  1. More Premier UMW Park in Serendah Enhances Malaysia’s Business Ecosystem
16 March 2017 - MIDA-CIDB Hold Building Materials Supply Chain Conference
  1. More Promotes Usage of Local Content
16 March 2017 - Singapore’s ITE Education Services Partners Malaysian Investment Development Authority on Training of TVET Master Trainers
  1. More Temasek Foundation International commits S$203,939 in funding of new Capacity Development Programme in CNC Machining
14 March 2017 - Malaysia, Well Positioned to Attract More Solar Investments
  1. More MIDA approved RM2.42 billion solar investments in 2016
13 March 2017 - Malaysia Welcomes More German Investments In Smart Manufacturing
  1. More MITI Minister Engages in Dialogue with MGCC
09 March 2017 - Upgrading of Padang Besar Terminal to Boost Investments in Perlis
  1. More As the logistics industry forms the backbone of supply chains, the upgraded facility will act as an enabler towards providing a more effective service delivery and enhance the overall supply chain process. This will ultimately contribute towards elevating the operational efficiencies of the businesses in Perlis.
02 March 2017 - Malaysia Sustains Investment Growth Momentum
  1. More Approved Investments Worth RM207.9 billion in 2016
23 February 2017 - Continuous MITI/MIDA Engagements Accelerated French Sports Retail Giant's Successful Foray to Malaysia
  1. More Continuous MITI/MIDA Engagements Accelerated French Sports Retail Giant's Successful Foray to Malaysia
21 February 2017 - MIDA-AKC Holds Seminar On Smart Manufacturing
  1. More Encourages Adoption of Automation in Malaysia
06 February 2017 - MIDA is Celebrating Its 50 Years Anniversary
  1. More MIDA has launched its 50th Anniversary logo
13 January 2017 - Sumitomo Mitsui Card Company Signs MOU with Soft Space Sdn Bhd
  1. More Agreement of business partnership regarding payment solutions in ASEAN and Japan market between Soft Space Sdn. Bhd. and Sumitomo Mitsui Card Company
12 January 2017 - Smart Manufacturing, The Way Forward for Malaysia
  1. More MIDA Signs MoU with Rockwell Automation
15 December 2016 - SMEs to Benefit from Collaboration from More Than 25 MNCs
  1. More To date, more than 8,000 companies which include MNCs from over 40 countries have made Malaysia their offshore location for manufacturing and related services operation. These MNCs have contributed much to the development of our economy.
14 December 2016 - Total approved investments for Jan-Sept 2016 registers 3.7% lower due to global economic slowdown
  1. More Kuala Lumpur, 13 December 2016 – Malaysia recorded a total of RM150.8 billion worth of investments in the manufacturing, services and primary sectors for the first nine months of 2016. This was 3.7% lower than the RM156.6 billion approved in the same period last year. These investments involved 3,784 projects and will create 117,550 employment opportunities.


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