Malaysia's 2018 real gross domestic product is expected to expand between 5 percent and 5.5 percent, underpinned by resilient domestic and external demand, according to an economic report released by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) agreed to renew a currency swap deal for two more years from November 17, providing a total of $2 billion in financial support, the Malaysian central bank said on Friday.
Iran Malaysia Women Business Forum (IMWBF) and Women Entrepreneur Network of Malaysia (WENA) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to enhance joint trade cooperation and explore investment opportunities.
Malaysia’s coast guard will not turn away Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar and is willing to provide temporary shelter for them, the maritime agency’s chief said on Friday, Reuters reported.
A conference on Malaysia's tourism opportunities was held in Tehran to provide organizations from Iran a chance to increase their knowledge about the sector's potentials in the Southeast Asian country.
As China expands its influence into Southeast Asia, Malaysia has emerged as one of the biggest winners, with its port and railway projects expected to receive as much as 400 billion ringgit ($93 billion) from the world's second largest economy, Citi Research said in a note.