Daily Industry News Update (15 February 2021)


Rethinking GLCs, GLICs in a time of stakeholder capitalism

There are three fundamental questions that we need to consider when it comes to government-linked corporations (GLCs) and government-linked investment corporations (GLICs). First, should the state get involved in the economy? Second, should the GLCs/GLICs,

Malaysia’s FDI decline not unusual under prevailing circumstances

The decline in Malaysia’s 2020 net foreign direct investment (FDI) to 0.7% of gross domestic product (GDP) is not unusual, although it is worse than that of its Asean peers, according to Sunway University Business School Professor of Economics Dr Yeah Kim Leng. Figures released

Call for bold economic reforms

Malaysia urgently needs to make bold changes and radical reforms for it to compete with its Asean peers at the economic front ahead of joining the more advanced Asian nations at a time when the Covid-19 is ravaging the region’s economy. Countries like Vietnam, Indonesia, the

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