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Territoriality and Openness to Foreign Investment: An Overview of the Panamanian Tax System

Ranked 40 in the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Report, Panama is one of Latin America’s most competitive economies, and one with a long-standing tradition of openness to ...

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Indices of Economic Forecasting: David Fletcher, Permata Bank

Indices of Economic Forecasting: David Fletcher, Permata Bank

The Indonesian economy parades impressive indicators that signpost a direct path to future prosperity. David Fletcher President Director Permata Bank Published: 2013 Even basic economic ...

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Najib Tun Abdul Razak’s Welcome Note: PM of Malaysia

Najib Tun Abdul Razak’s Welcome Note: PM of Malaysia

Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak Prime Minister, Malaysia Published: 2011 Malaysia—your home away from home. Salam Sejahtera (greetings). I am delighted to welcome you to this exclu ...

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Empowering Business, Sarvesh Suri, IFC Indonesia

Empowering Business, Sarvesh Suri, IFC Indonesia

If the private sector is the key to delivering Indonesia’s important development projects, then IFC is the organisation that helps open the door. Sarvesh Suri Country Manager Internatio ...

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Georgia: Forward March

One of the freest economies of the world, Georgia has been a story of radical reforms, stable GDP growth and awe-inspiring foreign direct investments. A remarkable recognition of modern ...

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Cherished Ties

Cherished Ties

Dato’ Yahaya Abdul Jabar Ambassador to UAE The Ambassador of Malaysia to the UAE speaks about what makes the country a great partner for the Middle East, and for the world at large. "Ma ...

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Triumph Against the Odds–The Largest Economy in South-East Asia is Unstoppable

Triumph Against the Odds–The Largest Economy in South-East Asia is Unstoppable

Indonesia has a unique geography, a hidden wealth of resources, a young and vibrant population, and an explosive economy.The closer you look the more remarkable this country appears.  P ...

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The Path to Greatness: Indonesia’s Master Plan for Economic Advancement and Expansion

The Path to Greatness: Indonesia’s Master Plan for Economic Advancement and Expansion

Indonesia’s quest to become one of the world’s top ten economies by 2025 aims beyond any categorization of mere national projection, as her detailed blueprint reveals.  Published: 2013 ...

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The Fastest Growing Economy in South-East Asia: Can Indonesia Manage the Transition to Global Heavyweight?

The Fastest Growing Economy in South-East Asia: Can Indonesia Manage the Transition to Global Heavyweight?

Largely misunderstood, Indonesia’s economy is not based solely on export of manufacturing and commodities; it is also thriving on continued growth in domestic consumption and services.  ...

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Jewel in the Crown

Jewel in the Crown

The Prime Minister of Malaysia believes that by 2025, Iskandar will be a “premier economic growth area” with the highest standards of living.  Published: 2011 The reason for the Malaysi ...

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Eastern Allure

Eastern Allure

A towering accomplishment spearheaded by the government of Malaysia, ECER is a tribute to the roaring, resurgent East.  Published: 2011 Akey player in Malaysia’s growth, ECER (East Coas ...

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European Endeavours: Jakob Friis Sorensen, EuroCham Indonesia

European Endeavours: Jakob Friis Sorensen, EuroCham Indonesia

Europe’s economic relationship with Indonesia has never been stronger. Jakob Friis Sorensen explains why there’s never been a better time to invest in Indonesia. Jakob Friis Sorensen Ch ...

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Growing Demands: Dr. Stefan G. Koeberle, The World bank, Indonesia

Growing Demands: Dr. Stefan G. Koeberle, The World bank, Indonesia

Dr. Koeberle believes that Indonesia is at a crossroads and that tough choices must be made to make the most of the country’s promising potential. Dr. Stefan G. Koeberle Country Directo ...

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The Road Ahead

The Road Ahead

By promoting foreign investments in Malaysia, the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) is making the country globally competitive for investors. Y. Bhg. Datuk Jalilah Baba ...

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Crowning Glory

Crowning Glory

The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) describes Malaysia as “a country on the move.” Five decades of spectacular economic evolution explains why this might be an underst ...

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