Industry News

October 23, 2018

Thanks to trade war, Southeast Asia has an investment boom

Southeast Asia is seeing a boom in foreign direct investment as the intensifying trade war between the US and China prompts companies to shift production to the region.
October 23, 2018

Trade missions to Japan, S. Korea attract RM3bil in potential investments

Malaysia secured a total of RM2.13bil worth of potential investments from Japan and RM711.4mil from South Korea, following its trade missions to the two countries, says International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Darell Leiking.
October 22, 2018

[Herald Interview] ‘Future of Malaysia, Korea lies in ASEAN’: international trade minister

Despite having advanced infrastructure and connectivity in the heart of Southeast Asia, until now Malaysia was not able to fully exploit its capacities as an outward-looking trading economy.
October 20, 2018

MITI’s trade, investment mission to Seoul generates RM1b potential sales

The Ministry of International Trade and Industry’s (MITI) trade and investment mission to Seoul, South Korea from Oct 18-20, 2018 has garnered RM1 billion in potential sales.