Immigrant Labour Could Boost Malaysia’s Economy by 1%

Immigrant Labour Could Boost Malaysia’s Economy by 1%

Malaysia has been able to reach remarkable achievements over the past several decades, including  the eradication of extreme poverty and promotion of inclusive growth. It aims to reach high-income nation status by 2020, something which goes beyond merely reaching a per capita GDP threshold. As the 11th Malaysia Plan points out, the goal is to […]

Can Najib Revive The Malaysian Economy?

Can Najib Revive The Malaysian Economy?

Last year was somewhat of a challenging one for the Malaysian economy. Political disruptions and economic shocks rocked the nation. Prime Minister Najib Razak has been strenuously committed to undertaking fiscal reform. He has repeatedly stressed the importance of reducing fiscal deficits. Mr Razak intends to reduce annual deficits from an estimated 3.2 per cent of […]