Negative news, everyone shares. Positive news, everyone reads and forgets about them. Furthermore, every sharing is always only along political lines which is a sad case for Malaysia. It’s okay. Let me do my tiny little bit for Malaysia. Indirectly giving some positive sentiment to the economy. Who knows, may help the property market a bit too. For reading pleasure.
More flights, more connections – British Airways is flying into KLIA again after an absence of 14 years. It is a non-stop service and it is flying DAILY!
Economy competitiveness – Malaysia is ranked 14th in the World Competitiveness Index by IMD (Switzerland). Improvements in economic performance indicator, supported by the clear improvements in domestic economy, employment, prices, and international investment.
MAS CEO has started his work – The first CEO who has been given full support to restructure MAS. Even unions could not stop him this time. Terms given were very humane and better than even some MNCs which closed shop in Malaysia. Seriously, give him full freedom or just close MAS.
Growth expected to continue in 2015 – Moody’s does not believe 1MDB would bring down the economy. Predicted ‘soft landing’ for Malaysia from 6 percent in 2014 to 4.8 percent in 2015. GDP for Q1 was 5.6 percent which exceeded expectations.
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