The Malaysian Economy – Where Are We?

 

The JCI-MEA Economic Seminar Series discusses the key economic issues and identifies the specific policy measures needed to accelerate Malaysia’s economic growth; and to ensure growth is equitably distributed as well as compatible with the health of the natural environment. This document reports the proceedings of the first seminar in this series.

JCI-MEA Seminar #1

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Is the Future Configuration of Currency Arrangements in East Asia Likely to Resemble that of Europe?

The momentum towards free trade, Asia’s growing wealth and the space for an international financial centre in this time zone, will help China cement its status as the region’s dominant economy but ensure there will be no European-style financial integration, JCI President Professor Woo Wing Thye argued in a recent lecture at Sunway University. Continue reading “Is the Future Configuration of Currency Arrangements in East Asia Likely to Resemble that of Europe?”