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High-value not high-tech will refresh investment — Geoffrey Williams

High-value not high-tech will refresh investment — Geoffrey Williams

April 20, 2021

KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 — The announcement that the Minister of International Trade and Industry Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali will table a Cabinet paper on Malaysia's new investment policy this week is welcome news. Less welcome are the reports that it focuses on innovation, technology and digital investments which raises concerns that it might miss the target in creating wider value in the economy. The announcement comes hard on the heels of Microsoft’s US$1 billion (RM4.1... Read more

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