Kuala Lumpur, 8 March 2022 – Malaysia gained new economic growth with RM306.5 billion worth of approved investments in the manufacturing, services and primary sectors in 2021. The country remained an attractive investment destination for global and regional business expansion as total Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and Domestic Direct Investment (DDI) numbers exceeded expectations with stellar performance in 2021, increasing to 83.1 per cent from the achievement attained 2020.
“Our robust business ecosystem has enabled us to secure strategic investments and forge new trade relationships placing us on a positive trajectory to propel our economy to greater heights as well as expedite efforts towards inclusive socio-economic growth.” said YB. Dato’ Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali, Senior Minister and Minister of International Trade and Industry (MITI) at the MIDA’s Annual Media Conference (AMC) 2022.
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Annual Media Conference 2022 Team
Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA)
About Annual Media Conference (AMC):
The Annual Media Conference (AMC) is a flagship event organised by the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) to announce Malaysia’s investment performance in the manufacturing, services and primary sectors.
Past AMCs have witnessed an overwhelming response with over 250 guests attending the in-person event held at MIDA Sentral in Kuala Lumpur Sentral. However, due to the spread of COVID-19, MIDA has taken extra precautionary measures to ensure the well-being of our guests and personnel.
Due to the spread of COVID-19, MIDA has taken extra precautionary measures to ensure the well-being of our guests and personnel. This year’s AMC was organised in a hybrid manner, with the majority of our guests joining us on the AMC2022 virtual platform to witness the announcement of Malaysia’s 2021 investment performance live streamed online from MIDA Sentral, Kuala Lumpur.