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The Malaysian Prime Minister announced this week the goal of having women comprise at least 30% of private sector corporate decision making jobs by...

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The Malaysian state of Sabah hopes to attract more foreign investors in an effort to meet its 2025 projected vision of development.  Because of...

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Malaysia’s growing aerospace industry has received news that several large European maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) companies are interested in setting up at the...

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Noted economist Professor Florencio Lopez de Silanes says that if Malaysia wishes to become a major player on the international stage, transparency is key. ...

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The Malaysian government announced today that the country is on target to exceed last year’s RM29 billion in direct foreign investments.  The first quarter...

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The Malaysian government recently announced 15 new projects that are part of the country’s Economic Transition Programmed, aimed at bringing developed-nation status, in the...

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The international Sukuk market is expected to top $895 billion this year, and $5 trillion by 2015.

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Kazakhstan company National Information Technologies (NIT) JSC and Malaysia’s MY EG Services Bhd signed a memorandum of understanding to partner in computerizing Kazakhstan’s national...

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Petronas, Malaysia’s state-backed energy corporation, has announced a new deal with the government that would have Petronas pay no more than 30% of its...

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Due in part to the country’s Economic Transition Programme, Malaysia has been upgraded to “overweight” in the latest Goldman Sachs analysis of the region. ...

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At this year’s National Public Sector Accountants Conference, Malaysia’s Chief Minister Tan Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud called on the accounting industry to come up...

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Prime Minister of Malaysia Najib Tun Razak met with the Kazakh President and Prime Minister in Astana to discuss bilateral trade agreements between their...

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After facing many delays, the Bakun Dam is set to open by September in Sarawak.  Though its total capacity will exceed 2,400 megawatts, initial...

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In an effort to strengthen their bid for Malaysian bank RHB Capital, Maybank has hired Japanese investment firm Nomoura as consultants on the takeover. ...

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Malaysia benefitted from the EU’s collective Development Aid Fund, and received RM43 million to educate people and promote legal methods of forest management and...

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After agreeing to purchase the Bakun dam’s power at the bargain rate of 6.25 sen per kwh, Sarawak Energy Bhd has announced it has...

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As Maybank negotiates a potential takeover of RHB Capital, one of its major shareholders, Permodalan Nasional Bhd, voices its support.  PNB President and Group...

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Telecom giant Axiata Group Bhd has announced that it has allotted RM3.2 billion for capital expenditures this year.  The amount is about the same...