Malaysia Country Risk Report

Providing comprehensive data and in-depth analysis of political, financial and economic risk.

Report includes: BMI's Core Views, 10-year Forecasts, BMI's Economic Risk Index, Political Stability and Risk Index, Long-term Political Outlook, Operational Risk Index, SWOT Analysis and Structural Economic Sections

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  • Understand and measure the political, business environment and operational risks to your company
  • Gain insight on emerging trends that could support, strengthen or disrupt your activities in the market
  • Benefit from 10-year macroeconomic forecasts and insight into the structural characteristics of the economy
  • Get the long-term political outlook and explore possible scenarios for change
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Malaysia Country Risk Report
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Assess your risk exposure in Malaysia with our 100% independent forecasts assessing the pace and stability of this key market. Backed by trusted data from BMI Research's 52 million data point economic forecast model, this report will allow you to measure political, economic, business environment and operational risks in Malaysia with confidence.

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  • The functionality to translate your online report into your choice of 10 languages - Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish
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Executive Summary
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Core Views
5
Major Forecast Change
5
Key Risks
5
Chapter 1: Economic Outlook
7
SWOT Analysis
7
BMI Economic Risk Index
7
Economic Growth Outlook
8
Maintaining Growth Forecast Amid Headwinds
8
GDP By Expenditure Outlook
9
TABLE: GDP GROWTH FORECASTS
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TABLE: PRIVATE CONSUMPTION FORECASTS
10
TABLE: GOVERNMENT CONSUMPTION FORECASTS
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TABLE: FIXED INVESTMENT FORECASTS
10
TABLE: NET EXPORTS FORECASTS
10
Fiscal Policy And Public Debt Outlook
11
Fiscal Position Intact As GST Takes Off
11
Structural Fiscal Position
11
TABLE: MAIN EXPENDITURE & REVENUE CATEGORIES
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TABLE: FISCAL AND PUBLIC DEBT FORECASTS
12
Monetary Policy
13
Policy Stance Remains Unchanged Despite New Governor
13
Monetary Policy Framework
14
TABLE: MONETARY POLICY FORECASTS
14
Currency Forecast
15
MYR: Remaining Neutral Amid Global Uncertainties
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TABLE: BMI CURRENCY FORECAST
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Outlook On External Position
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TABLE; MAIN IMPORTS & EXPORTS
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TABLE: MAIN IMPORT & EXPORT PARTNERS
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TABLE: CAPITAL & FINANCIAL ACCOUNT BALANCE
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TABLE: CURRENT ACCOUNT BALANCE FORECASTS
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Chapter 2: 10-Year Forecast
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The Malaysian Economy To 2025
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Productivity Gains To Support 4
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TABLE: LONG-TERM MACROECONOMIC FORECASTS
19
Chapter 3: Political Outlook
23
SWOT Analysis
23
BMI Political Risk Index
23
Domestic Politics
24
By-Election Victories To Further Bolster Najib's Position
24
TABLE: POLITICAL OVERVIEW
24
Long-Term Political Outlook
26
Race Relations Still Cloud The Horizon
26
Chapter 4: Operational Risk
29
SWOT Analysis
29
Operational Risk Index
29
Operational Risk
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TABLE: OPERATIONAL RISK
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Market Size And Utilities Analysis
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TABLE: ASIA - MARKET SIZE AND UTILITIES
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Labour Costs
35
Latest Labour Costs Analysis
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TABLE: LABOUR REGULATIONS GOVERNING FLEXIBILITY OF WORKFORCE
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Chapter 5: BMI Global Macro Outlook
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Global Macro Outlook
39
Brexit Risk Casts A Long Shadow
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TABLE: GLOBAL ASSUMPTIONS
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TABLE: DEVELOPED STATES, REAL GDP GROWTH, %
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TABLE: EMERGING MARKETS, REAL GDP GROWTH, %
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TABLE: MACROECONOMIC DATA & FORECASTS
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