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30 September 2020 - Malaysia's economic activity outcome to improve in Q3 - DOSM
  1. More ​Malaysia's economic activity outcome for the third quarter (Q3) is expected to improve, given the government’s various stimulus packages to support overall economic growth, said the Department of Statistics Malaysia (DOSM)
30 September 2020 - Snapshot Of Malaysia’s Salaries And Wages
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29 September 2020 - Containing Covid-19 transmission crucial for economic recovery
  1. More ​Containing further transmissions of the Covid-19 virus through effective public health interventions is crucial for economic recovery, the World Bank said
28 September 2020 - Malaysia posts double-digit trade growth surplus of RM13.23 bln in August
  1. More ​Malaysia's trade surplus in August 2020 registered a double-digit growth of 19.7 per cent to RM13.23 billion compared with the same month in 2019, and exceeded RM10 billion for the seventh time this year, said the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI)
26 September 2020 - 12MP to be ready in November — Mustapa
  1. More ​The formulation of the 12th Malaysian Plan (12MP) is at the final level and is expected to be ready in November, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Economy) Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed
26 September 2020 - Penang advocates talents, to explore high-quality job opportunities in the state
  1. More ​Penang's strong talent pool has long been a key driver in the state's success in attracting strategic investments, especially in selected niche industries
24 September 2020 - MIDA approves 1,725 projects worth RM64.8 bln in H1 2020
  1. More Malaysia garnered a total of RM64.8 billion worth of investments in the manufacturing, services and primary sectors for the first six months of 2020 (H1 2020), despite multiple headwinds on the global front
24 September 2020 - Incentives under Penjana encourage more FDIs, says Knight Frank
  1. More The various incentives unveiled under the RM35 billion short-term Economic Recovery Plan (Penjana) will help to encourage more foreign direct investments (FDIs), says Knight Frank Malaysia
22 September 2020 - Penjana financing benefits 2,556 SMEs with RM639.57m disbursed
  1. More ​The PENJANA SME Financing for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) affected by COVID-19 has approved 2,556 applications with a total value of RM639.57 million until Sept 11, 2020
22 September 2020 - Market confidence in Malaysia remains strong amid Covid-19, says Tengku Zafrul
  1. More ​While the world grapples with COVID-19, market confidence in Malaysia remains strong, particularly from foreign investors, based on investments of RM23.1 billion in the bond market up till August, said Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Abdul Aziz
22 September 2020 - Business sector should not depend just on Ringgit’s value to be competitive - Tengku Zafrul
  1. More ​The business sector should not depend merely on the ringgit’s value to boost its competitiveness, said Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz
21 September 2020 - Malaysia's exports to benefit from improving Chinese import demand — ICAEW
  1. More ​Malaysia’s exports are set to benefit from improving Chinese import demand and the electronics cycle, according to the Global Economic Outlook report from Oxford Economics
20 September 2020 - Initiatives under PENJANA should continue until economy recovers
  1. More The National Economic Recovery Plan (PENJANA) introduced by the government as a measure to tide over the COVID-19 crisis should be continued until the economic situation recovers, according to company director Anwar Yeo Abdullah
18 September 2020 - Selangor is committed to investors
  1. More ​Selangor remains an attractive investment destination for foreign direct investment (FDI) despite the weak economic environment
18 September 2020 - Sustainability vital for future economy, financial system resilience - BNM
  1. More ​Everyone must take full accountability for and pledge strong commitment to ensuring the resilience of the future economy and financial system, as it will very much depend on the actions taken now in building climate and societal resilience, says Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM)
15 September 2020 - Putrajaya to emphasize on investor-friendly policies in Budget 2021, 12th Malaysia Plan
  1. More ​The government, which is working on its Budget 2021 and the 12th Malaysia Plan, will look at being more investor-friendly, according to Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Aziz
15 September 2020 - NCER's economy to grow by RM300 bln
  1. More The Northern Corridor Investment Authority (NCIA) expects the Northern Corridor Economic Region's (NCER) economy to grow by RM300 billion through initiatives outlined in the newly-launched Strategic Development Plan 2021-2025 (SDP)
15 September 2020 - MITI formulates strategies to speed up recovery of trade, economic activities
  1. More The Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) has introduced several measures and strategies, including tax exemption and investment tax allowance, to speed up the recovery of trade and economic activities from the Covid-19 pandemic, the Dewan Negara was told
15 September 2020 - ADB maintains Malaysia's 2021 growth outlook at 6.5%
  1. More ​The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has maintained its gross domestic product (GDP) forecast of 6.5% for Malaysia next year in its September update, but downgraded 2020 growth rate to -5% from -4% previously
14 September 2020 - Malaysia pledges to further create attractive investment destination
  1. More The government will reinstate its firm and serious commitment to further creating a healthy investment climate in the country
14 September 2020 - EAC discusses economic impact of international border restrictions
  1. More The Economic Action Council (EAC) today discussed the impact of international border restrictions on the nation’s economy and the people, as well as the strategies and measures needed to address the issues
11 September 2020 - Selangor Business Hub to become breakthrough for SMEs globally
  1. More ​The Selangor Business Hub (SBH), is expected to become a breakthrough for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) around the globe in reaching more business counterparts and further grow their businesses especially during the Covid-19 pandemic
11 September 2020 - Mustapa: Labour market improved in July, unemployment rate down
  1. More Malaysian labour market improved in July, with unemployment rate decreasing for the second consecutive month, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Department (Economy) Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed
10 September 2020 - Malaysia loosens entry ban for visit pass holders
  1. More Malaysia has loosened its travel entry ban by allowing visit pass holders from the affected 23 countries to enter
10 September 2020 - Entry ban decision based on certain criteria — Ismail Sabri
  1. More The government's decision to impose entry ban on citizens of 23 countries was made based on several factors including data from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control as well as Our World in Data, said Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob
09 September 2020 - Malaysia, France to strengthen economic relations through investments
  1. More ​The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) welcomes a proposal by France’s MEDEF International to ink a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to strengthen economic relations between both nations
09 September 2020 - Finance Ministry: Indicators show nation's economy improving
  1. More ​The early economic indicators for July have shown that the nation's economy is improving, said Deputy Finance Minister II Mohd Shahar Abdullah
08 September 2020 - Pandemic an opportunity for businesses to look at sustainability
  1. More ​The Covid-19 pandemic has presented opportunities for small to medium enterprises (SMEs) and entrepreneurs to look at sustainability
08 September 2020 - Businesses must include sustainability in bottomline assessment, says CIMB
  1. More ​All businesses must acknowledge and assess their material environmental and social risks along with their impact on the bottomline and stakeholders, CIMB Group group chief executive officer and executive director Datuk Abdul Rahman Ahmad said
05 September 2020 - Miti looks at bringing more investors into Perlis
  1. More ​The Ministry of International Trade and Industry (Miti) hopes to bring in more investors into Perlis to spur its economy, said Senior Minister Datuk Seri Azmin Ali
05 September 2020 - Azmin: Perlis must focus on high-value investments, hi-tech industries
  1. More The federal government hopes the Perlis state government gives more focus on high-value investments and high-technology industries to reduce dependency on foreign labour
03 September 2020 - SMEs must reassess business model, recognise value proposition -- MITI
  1. More Companies, particularly Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), need to reassess their current business model, identify target market, as well as recognise their value proposition including mode of delivering product or services during the COVID-19 pandemic, said the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI)
03 September 2020 - RM58 bil investment target for 2020 achievable, says EAC
  1. More ​This year’s target of investments worth RM58 billion is achievable based on investors’ confidence in resuming their business operations in the country, said Economic Action Council (EAC) executive director Tan Sri Dr Noor Azlan Ghazali
02 September 2020 - Iskandar Malaysia records RM16 bln cumulative investment for 1H 2020
  1. More ​Iskandar Malaysia recorded a cumulative investment of RM16 billion in the first half of 2020 (Jan–June) compared with RM16.75 billion in committed investment in the first half of 2019
01 September 2020 - Malaysia’s July export data shows signs of economic recovery, says research house
  1. More ​Malaysia’s exports increased 3.1 per cent year-on-year (y-o-y) in July, albeit at a lesser rate than June’s 8.0 per cent, confounding house and market expectations
01 September 2020 - Govt focusing on RCEP before looking at other FTAs -- Azmin
  1. More The government is currently focusing on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) negotiations before looking at other free trade agreements (FTAs), including the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP)
31 August 2020 - Negeri Sembilan has potential to emerge as developed state
  1. More The Negeri Sembilan government is confident that the state has the potential to turn into a developed state as it is supported by various fundamentals, including investment which is increasing every year
28 August 2020 - Knowledge-based economy key for Malaysia to reach developed nation status
  1. More ​As Malaysia approaches its 63 year of independence, it needs to continue its transformation towards becoming a knowledge-based economy to achieve its status as a developed nation, according to Asia Pacific Investment Bank (APIB) CEO Chris Wang
28 August 2020 - Selangor, the economic powerhouse of Malaysia
  1. More Invest Selangor looks forward to assisting expansions of existing players in Selangor, while also attracting new ones
28 August 2020 - Nation's economy showing positive signs toward recovery: Muhyiddin
  1. More The country's economy is starting to show positive signs following the opening of businesses in stages, Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said
25 August 2020 - Melaka plans to create new economic corridor worth RM100 bln
  1. More ​The Melaka state government is planning to create a new economic corridor to attract high-impact investments, to be known as the Melaka Waterfront Economic Zone or M-Wez worth about RM100 billion
25 August 2020 - Johor aims to boost intellectual property creation and ownership
  1. More ​The Johor state government aims to increase intellectual property creation and ownership by creating downstream companies, empowering techno-entrepreneurial activity in the state
24 August 2020 - Investors optimistic about Malaysia’s economic prospects - Azmin
  1. More ​The government is confident that local and international investors remain optimistic about maintaining their investments despite the country's low growth in the second quarter of this year, Senior Minister cum International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali said
22 August 2020 - Attracting investments
  1. More ​Reviving private investment is crucial to sustain economic recovery for Malaysia. Both domestic direct investment (DDI) and foreign direct investment (FDI) are needed to spur economic growth, create jobs and expand exports
19 August 2020 - Taiwan can invest more in Malaysia as CPTPP member
  1. More ​Taiwan sees itself increasing its investments in Malaysia upon being confirmed as a member of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) trade agreement
19 August 2020 - Technology mastery the way to becoming high-income nation — Muhyiddin
  1. More The only way for Malaysia to become a high-income nation is to become a high-tech country, Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said
19 August 2020 - Kedah secures RM3.06 bln in investment commitments
  1. More Seven domestic companies have made investment commitments amounting to RM3.06 billion to Kedah, which are expected to create more than 1,400 jobs in the state
13 August 2020 - Azmin: Proactive steps taken to overcome trade impact from US-China dispute, Covid-19
  1. More ​Malaysia has taken proactive measures to enhance export activity and overcome the negative trade impact arising from the ongoing US-China dispute and Covid-19 pandemic, said International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali
13 August 2020 - China Special Channel initiative is continued — MITI
  1. More ​The China Special Channel (CSC) initiative is continued and will be led by the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) as Malaysia's leading one-stop centre and investment promotion agency, the Dewan Rakyat was told
12 August 2020 - Reviving DDI And FDI Are Crucial To Economic Recovery
  1. More ​It’s time to rebuild domestic and foreign investors’ confidence in times of uncertainty as our economy emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic and is currently entering the recovery stage
12 August 2020 - Perlis records total domestic direct investment of RM10.418b since 2013 — MB
  1. More ​Perlis recorded confirmed total domestic direct investment (DDI) of RM10.418 billion since 2013 which is expected to create 17,557 jobs when the projects are fully implemented
11 August 2020 - US-China trade war does not have major impact on Malaysia's trade — MITI
  1. More The US-China trade war does not have a major impact on Malaysia's trade performance with both countries, even though it has impacted the global economy
10 August 2020 - Economic indicators show signs of recovery, growth projected to improve
  1. More Malaysia’s economic growth is expected to improve in the second quarter of this year and recover next year, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Economy) Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed
08 August 2020 - Malaysia's economy on track for recovery in 2021, Zafrul says
  1. More ​Malaysia’s economy is on the right track for recovery in 2021, said Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz
07 August 2020 - Awang Tengah: South Korean investors interested in investing RM2.8 bln in Sarawak
  1. More ​South Korean investors have expressed an interest in injecting an investment worth RM2.8 billion to Sarawak, said Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan
06 August 2020 - Public administration reform among focus by EAC in long-term economic recovery plan
  1. More ​The Economic Action Council (EAC) is focussing on several key thrusts in the long-term economic recovery plan, including reforming public administration in the aftermath of COVID-19 pandemic that hit the country earlier this year
05 August 2020 - Covid-19 brings sustainability issues to the centre stage for businesses
  1. More ​The Covid-19 pandemic has amplified the demand for businesses to address complex supply chains and become more transparent, given the growing focus on their response to the crisis, according to AmBank Research’s chief economist, Anthony Dass
05 August 2020 - Stronger private-public partnership needed to boost economic activities -- MITI
  1. More ​A stronger private and public sector collaboration is needed to boost economic activities impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, says Deputy International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Lim Ban Hong
03 August 2020 - RCEP signing expected to proceed in November - Azmin
  1. More ​The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) participating countries (RPCs), including Malaysia, are expected to proceed with the signing of the agreement in November, according to International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali
01 August 2020 - World Bank, IMF’s GDP projection reflects investor confidence in Malaysia is restored -- Azmin
  1. More ​The World Bank and International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) projection for Malaysia's gross domestic product (GDP) of between 6.3 per cent and 7.5 per cent in 2021, reflects investor confidence in Malaysia has been restored
28 July 2020 - Malaysia's June exports rise 8.8%, surpass expectations and point to encouraging economic rebound
  1. More ​Malaysia's exports grew 8.8% to RM82.9 billion in June, exceeding market expectations compared with a 25.5% contraction in May
28 July 2020 - Manufactured, agriculture goods record double-digit growth in June
  1. More ​Exports of manufactured goods in June 2020, which made up 87.5 per cent of total exports, picked up by 13.7 per cent year-on-year (y-o-y) to RM72.48 billion, according to the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI)
28 July 2020 - Malaysia trade with FTA partners increased 2.9 pct to RM95.83 bln in June 2020
  1. More ​Malaysia's trade with Free Trade Agreement (FTA) partners, which accounted 66.2 per cent of Malaysia’s total trade, increased 2.9 per cent to RM95.83 billion year-on-year (y-o-y) in June 2020
28 July 2020 - Invest Melaka aims to attract RM5 bln investments this year
  1. More ​Melaka's investment promotion agency, Invest Melaka Bhd, is targeting to attract investments worth RM5 billion into the state this year
28 July 2020 - Companies to invest RM4.5 bln in CVIA, create 12,000 new jobs
  1. More ​Five companies plan to invest RM4.5 billion in the Chuping Valley Industrial Area (CVIA), which is expected to create about 12,000 job opportunities for the people of Perlis
26 July 2020 - Kedah, NCIA collaborates to develop the state's economy post COVID-19
  1. More ​The Kedah state government and the Northern Corridor Implementation Authority (NCIA) will continue to work closely to develop the state's economy for the well-being of the people, especially in the post-COVID-19 pandemic
24 July 2020 - Malaysia eyes Japan projects
  1. More ​As more Japanese firms in China pack their bags and shift their focus to South-East Asia, the battle to entice these potential investors has turned fiercer, especially for Malaysia with the competition coming from low cost manufacturing countries in the region
24 July 2020 - Seven companies investing over RM1 bln more in Perak
  1. More The Northern Corridor Implementation Authority (NCIA) has established cooperation with seven private companies operating in Perak that will invest over RM1 billion more in the state
23 July 2020 - Malaysian economy shows signs of recovery as leading index rises in May
  1. More ​Malaysia’s economy has started to show signs of recovery with five out of seven components of the leading index (LI) for May 2020 indicating an increase based on data by the Department of Statistics
23 July 2020 - Six companies to invest RM525.3 mln in Penang under smart partnership with NCIA
  1. More ​Northern Corridor Implementation Authority (NCIA) has forged a smart partnership with six companies in Penang through its human capital EmpowerNCER Phase Two programme which is expected to generate 1,600 jobs and enhance the incomes of people in the state
23 July 2020 - Govt to tackle 3 issues in long-term economic recovery plan - Mustapa
  1. More The government will address three issues in the long-term economic recovery plan including red tape and regulatory reform, says Minister in the Prime Minister's Department (Economy) Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed
22 July 2020 - ECRL expected to be operational by 2027: Deputy Minister
  1. More ​The 640km East Coast Rail Link (ECRL) is expected to be operational as early as Jan 1, 2027
22 July 2020 - Despite COVID-19, Malaysia-Germany trade to remain resilient - MGCC
  1. More ​The Malaysian-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MGCC) remains upbeat that bilateral trade between both countries will be back on track after the setbacks and disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic earlier this year
21 July 2020 - Pahang draws RM91m investments from Jan-March this year
  1. More The Pahang state government has received RM91 million in new investments from January to March this year, Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Wan Rosdy Wan Ismail said
21 July 2020 - Govt agrees to set up 'MalaysiaMudah' initiative to cut red tape - Mustapa
  1. More ​The government has agreed to create the "MalaysiaMudah"(#MyMudah) initiative which is aimed at assisting companies and businesses which were burdened by red tape and bureaucracy
21 July 2020 - CIMB developing various programmes, initiatives for SMEs besides providing funds
  1. More ​CIMB Group maintains its 2019-2020 commitment to provide RM15 billion funding for local small and medium enterprises (SMEs), while developing various programmes and initiatives to help them get back into the economy, amid the challenges of Covid-19
21 July 2020 - Technology, innovation top priority for M'sian businesses in next five yars - HSBC
  1. More ​In order to remain resilient, Malaysian businesses have shared that technology and innovation play a key role in this changed and challenged world
20 July 2020 - Govt to review public, private sectors' roles in economic plan, Mustapa says
  1. More ​The role of certain public and private sectors will be relooked under the medium to long term economic recovery plan to spearhead Malaysia's developments going forwards, Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed said
20 July 2020 - Economic sectors start gaining momentum - PM
  1. More ​The economic sectors that were affected by the COVID-19 pandemic have started to gain momentum particularly the local tourism sector, and if this trend continues, Malaysia's economy will recover much faster, Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said
19 July 2020 - Malaysia riding out COVID-19 storm comparatively better - World Bank
  1. More ​Despite the numerous challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, Malaysia is riding out the severe economic downturn comparatively better than many economies, said the World Bank
18 July 2020 - Revitalise state economy to generate economic growth for nation - Mohamed Azmin
  1. More ​Economic activities at the state and grassroot levels must be revitalised to ensure that they would generate economic growth for the country which has been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic globally
18 July 2020 - Malaysia needs to produce critical products — Muhyiddin
  1. More ​Malaysia needs to have the capability to produce critical products, said Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin
18 July 2020 - 3 main economic sectors start showing signs of recovery, says Mustapa
  1. More The country’s three main economic sectors, namely manufacturing, construction and agriculture that have been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic, have gradually recovered, according to Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Economy) Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed
16 July 2020 - Domestic sources contribute 70 pct of Q1 approved investments - MIDA
  1. More ​Malaysia recorded RM37.4 billion worth of approved investments in the manufacturing, services and primary sectors in the first quarter (Q1) of this year, of which 70.4 per cent or RM26.3 billion comprised direct domestic investment (DDI)
16 July 2020 - 726 projects with RM36.7 bln worth of investment in the pipeline - MIDA
  1. More ​The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) announced today that a total of 726 projects with proposed investments of RM36.7 billion were in the pipeline for the manufacturing, services and primary sectors as of June 2020
16 July 2020 - 433 new investment projects worth RM97.4 bln identified - Mohamed Azmin Ali
  1. More ​The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) has identified 433 new projects which have the potential to bring in RM97.4 billion worth of new investment to the country, said International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali
13 July 2020 - Malaysian businesses agile, geared up for recovery -- Grant Thornton
  1. More Malaysian businesses have shown signs of resilience despite the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Grant Thornton's latest International Business Report (IBR) data
12 July 2020 - Multinational firms keen to transfer operations to Johor, says MB
  1. More ​The Johor government has received inquiries from several multinational companies showing interest in shifting their operations to the state
11 July 2020 - Malaysia needs skilled workforce to woo investors, says Azmin
  1. More ​Malaysia needs a highly trained and skilled workforce in order to attract high-technology investments to meet its development agenda, said Senior Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali
10 July 2020 - Govt focusing on reviving the economy within a year — Azmin
  1. More ​The government is focusing its efforts to revive the economy within a year, said Senior Minister cum Minister of International Trade and Industry Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali
09 July 2020 - ECERDC: Strategic projects to revitalise region’s economy post-Covid-19
  1. More ​The federal government, through the East Coast Economic Region Development Council (ECERDC), will continue implementing strategic projects and attract new investments to revitalise the East Coast Economic Region’s (ECER) economy post-Covid-19
08 July 2020 - Budget 2021 to focus on approach of recalibrating policies, initiatives - Azmin
  1. More The 2021 Budget, which is scheduled to be tabled in Parliament on Nov 6, will focus on an approach of recalibrating government policies as well as initiatives to be in line with the challenges that lie ahead after the COVID-19 pandemic ends
04 July 2020 - Kedah to focus on attracting investments from Islamic nations, says MB
  1. More ​The Kedah government will focus on attracting new investments from Muslim countries into the state including for its iconic projects, said Mentri Besar Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor
04 July 2020 - 2021 Budget to revitalise the economy, restore confidence — Zafrul
  1. More ​The 2021 Budget, to be tabled in Parliament on Nov 6, is designed to revitalise the economy as well as to restore investors and consumers’ confidence to drive the economy, says Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Aziz
02 July 2020 - Economy expected to recover next year: Mustapa
  1. More The country’s economy, which is currently experiencing a contraction caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, is expected to fully recover next year
27 June 2020 - Malaysia calls for cohesive economic measures among ASEAN members
  1. More ​Malaysia has called for cohesive economic measures among ASEAN member states to build socioeconomic resilience in mitigating the impact of COVID-19, said the International Trade and Industry Ministry (MITI)
26 June 2020 - Govt should realign focus to stimulate domestics investments: DOSM
  1. More The time is ripe for Malaysia to realign its focus towards stimulating domestic investments by encouraging local businesses to invest in high potential industries such as healthcare, medical supplies and pharmaceuticals, as well as the information and communications technology-related industry, according to the Statistics Department
25 June 2020 - Malaysia will ride out COVID-19 storm better than others, says World Bank
  1. More The World Bank is confident of Malaysia's fiscal resilience to withstand the onslaught of the economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic
25 June 2020 - Malaysia's stimulus packages have softened COVID-19 impact -- Mustapa
  1. More The government’s stimulus packages and the short-term economic recovery plan have softened the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and paved a path towards economic recovery, says Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Economy), Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed
24 June 2020 - Companies in Malaysia focus on employee support despite Covid-19-induced cost pressure — survey
  1. More ​Companies in Malaysia are decreasing recruitment budget while prioritising employee engagement and support initiatives to cope with the impact of the Covid 19 pandemic, human resource consulting firm Mercer LLC said


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