Malaysian retailers are looking to overcome the effects of a weaker ringgit and the introduction of a goods and services tax (GST) last year in the hopes of stronger sales in 2016.
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Economic Update | Malaysia’s retailers look to rebound
19 Apr 2016
Economic Update | Sabah looks to logistics for growth
25 Mar 2016
New infrastructure investment will help bolster Sabah’s efforts to position itself as a logistics and trans-shipment hub for the Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East ASEAN Growth...
Economic Update | Malaysia sharpens its focus on medical tourism
26 Feb 2016
Rising demand for private health care will continue to drive expansion in Malaysia’s medical tourism industry this year, although increasing competition and global economic challenges risk inhibiting...
Economic Update | Malaysia Year in Review 2015
25 Jan 2016
The Malaysian economy continued to expand throughout 2015, shaking off falling commodity prices, weaker growth in China and a sharp depreciation of the local currency.
Economic Update | Malaysia’s Johor region looks to foster residential demand
22 Dec 2015
Real estate developers are quietly optimistic that new projects and a steady flow of investments into Iskandar Malaysia, the multi-purpose development zone in the southern state of Johor, will boost...