Advancing economic growth via cooperation

National | Malaysia special Oct 5, 2018

Advancing economic growth via cooperation

by Hiroshige Seko

I would like to offer my heartfelt congratulations to Malaysia on its 61st anniversary of independence. Japan and Malaysia opened diplomatic relations on Aug. 31, 1957. Since then, the two countries have deepened their relationship in all aspects, including politics, economy, culture and education. On ...

Fair features authentic Malaysia

National | Malaysia special Oct 5, 2018

Fair features authentic Malaysia

Malaysia Fair Tokyo 2018 will be held from Nov. 2 to 4. The fair, which is free of charge, will take place in the Mizu no Hiroba area of Shinjuku's Chuo Park. It is the first such event following the celebration of the 60th anniversary ...

MISC on moving energy to build a better world

National | Malaysia special Oct 5, 2018

MISC on moving energy to build a better world

MISC Berhad is a leading provider of international energy-related maritime solutions and services. Headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, its core businesses include energy shipping which largely covers liquefied natural gas (LNG), petroleum and product shipping and its related activities, owning and operating offshore floating solutions, ...

Stable industrial development domestically and abroad

National | Malaysia special Oct 5, 2018

Stable industrial development domestically and abroad

The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) is the principal promotion agency under the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) to oversee and drive investments into the manufacturing and services sectors in Malaysia. MIDA acts as the first point of contact for those seeking ...

KHTP paves way for Japanese firms in Southeast Asia

National | Malaysia special Oct 5, 2018

KHTP paves way for Japanese firms in Southeast Asia

Malaysia continues to be an attractive destination for foreign direct investment from around the world, especially Japan. The trend has been reinforced, especially after Mahathir Mohamad became prime minister for the second time in May after having held the same position from July 1981 to ...