Steady global demand for palm oil and improved weather conditions ending last year’s drought should help Malaysia’s agriculture sector recover from a decline in 2016, boosting returns for growers and...
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Economic Update | Positive growth prospects for Malaysia’s agriculture sector
15 May 2017
Economic Update | Construction draws interest from private investors in Malaysia
19 Apr 2017
High levels of private sector investment are expected to drive growth in Malaysia’s construction industry this year, with investors seeking opportunities in the regions of Johor, Sabah and Sarawak.
Economic Update | Malaysia’s energy industry sees a stronger 2017
31 Mar 2017
Despite lower hydrocarbons earnings last year, Malaysia is moving forward with targeted energy investment and improved operational practices.
Economic Update | Malaysia moves to boost port capacity
27 Feb 2017
Investments to raise freight-handling capacity in Malaysia’s ports, supported by expanded land transport infrastructure, should greatly increase the capacity of the country’s logistics sector in the...
Economic Update | Malaysia Year in Review 2016
29 Dec 2016
Despite falling revenue from a weaker commodities market and concerns over political uncertainty, Malaysia’s economy maintained a steady growth rate in 2016, though expansion may come under pressure...
Economic Update | Increased employment in Malaysia’s manufacturing sector suggests possible recovery
30 Nov 2016
A slight uptick in sales and new hires in Malaysia’s manufacturing sector indicates the country may be moving towards a rebound, though any recovery is likely to be muted, as rising costs and...