MACCOPS set to become Regional Co-operative Tradeshow

MACCOPS, now in its’ 8th year, is taking the bold step of positioning itself as a regional tradeshow for co-operatives.  Organised by ANGKASA the apex body for the co-operative movement in Malaysia is looking to see Malaysian co-operatives play a greater role in the ASEAN economic integration through linking co-operatives from the region with each

Nordin Abdullah

Aged 41, Nordin is an Australian businessman living in Asia, currently Managing Director of Glenreagh Sdn Bhd. He is well known for his creative approach to strategy and sustainable development which has been applied across various sectors. An active member of the business community Nordin was formerly the Vice President of the Malaysian International Chamber

Hong Kong & Guangdong Trade Delegation to Malaysia – 12th to 21st July, 2017

China’s 13th Five-year Plan (2016-2020) emphasised the importance of innovation and outward foreign direct investment (FDI) as key long-term strategies to facilitate growth, particularly with reference to opportunities in economies related to the Belt and Road Initiative. According to the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China, Chinese outward FDI amounted to US$145.7

Organise a Business Matching trip to Malaysia

There are many questions that need to be answered before a business delegation can be organised, a successful development trip can mean an extension of business interest into a new market while a less than successful trip can have a lasting negative impact for the organisers. The role of Business and Trade Associations, Industrial Parks

Green Lighting & SME Vendor Development

Malaysia has over 100,000,000 sqf of Green Office space and almost 2,000km of highways second only to Japan and China in Asia, a series of modern airports and a host of telecommunication players, to light this infrastructure a thriving LED manufacture base has been established. To cope with the “Green Economy” ambitions the Malaysian Government

Inside Malaysia’s Logistics Sector

“Malaysia is the world’s 24th largest trading nation, which makes logistics industry paramount.  From the logistics infrastructure; ports, airports, highways and railways to the service providers and government regulators must come together to provide a total logistics solution ecosystem” The role of logistics as a crucial factor in Malaysia’s trade and economic growth cannot be

Arab Countries Seriously Looking At Investing In Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 (Bernama) -- Arab countries are contemplating moving their funds to safer economies like Malaysia following the economic crisis in Europe and the United States, said Mohammed Al-Rabea, Secretary-General of the Council of Arab Economic Unity, The Arab League. "The economic crisis in Europe and the United States has affected the revenue of

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Business Trip: Ipoh

Not all business in Malaysia is done in the capital Kuala Lumpur, the Malaysia Global Business Forum will look at the state capitals where there is plenty of business being done yet many overseas business people are yet to explore both in terms of business opportunities and as a place to visit. According to Invest