Japanese flows of FDI to Malaysia have been growing by 21% per year on average since 2007, reaching $1.3 billion in 2012. FDI stock in Malaysia amounted to the equivalent of 4% of GDP.
The IMF expects Malaysia to transition from “Middle” to “High Income Country” status by 2016, with predicted average growth of 7.7% per year. The economy will move further towards services and technology, which creates opportunities for larger, value-added investment. PwC will dedicate the full extent of our regional expertise towards helping you thrive in this evolving growth market.
PwC Malaysia has dedicated a portion of its 1,800 strong multicultural and multilingual staff to a specialist Japanese Business Consulting Group (JBCG). Since 1988, the JBCG has offered quality business and investment advice and services to Japanese businesses operating in the region.
Exective Director, Assurance
Selina Tan Kim Huah
Managing Consultant, Tax