LocationsEast Asia & PacificMalaysia

Malaysia Facts

  • 29.03 million Population
  • $278.68 billion GDP, current prices
  • $9,699.70 GDP per capita, current prices
  • 25th Global Competitiveness Index rankings
  • 12 Ease of doing business index (1=best)
  • 72.8 Country credit rating (100=best)
  • Malaysian ringgit Currency Unit
Ports acting as a catalyst for development in Malaysia’s southern Johor state
The economy of the Malaysian state of Johor is thriving. A large portion of Johor’s economic activity is facilitated by the maritime transportation sector. Johor Port, the b...
Giga Car Terminals COO on Malaysia’s automotive distribution industry
Captain Hairi Ho is the COO of Giga Car Terminals, part of the Giga Shipping group. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the land side of automotive logistics, the current c...
Nexus Mega Carriers CEO on vehicle shipment in Peninsular Malaysia & East Malaysia
Raymond Wong is the CEO of Nexus Mega Carriers, part of the Giga Shipping group, which manages the shipment of vehicles from ports to clients. He spoke with The Prospect Group...
Giga Shipping CEO on the growth & challenges of Malaysia’s shipping industry
Captain Cheong Yut Seng is the CEO of Giga Shipping, part of a larger group that delivers end-to-end automotive shipping and logistics solutions. He spoke with The Prospect Gr...
Straits Auto Logistics MD on the automotive industry in Malaysia
Datuk Adrian Henry D'Silva is the Managing Director of Straits Auto Logistics and Giga Car Terminals, both subsidiaries of Giga Shipping, a group of companies that manages ves...
Giga Shipping MD Kumar Prabakaran on Malaysia’s automotive shipping industry
Datuk Kumar Prabakaran is the Managing Director of Giga Shipping and Nexus Carriers, part of a group of companies that delivers automobiles and motorbikes from factory floors ...
Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) CEO & Managing Director Bashir Ahmad on the growth of aviation in Malaysia
Tan Sri Bashir Ahmad is the CEO and Managing Director of Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB), a publicly listed airport company that manages 39 airports across Malaysia i...
Malaysian Institute of Road Safety Research (MIROS) Director General Shaw Voon Wong on road safety trends
Shaw Voon Wong is the Director General of the Malaysian Institute of Road Safety Research (MIROS), a one- stop centre for the generation and dissemination of road safety infor...