Malaysia’s economic growth in the past 10 years has been fuelled by consumer and government spending. This Special Report explains why it is now crucial for the country to switch the engine of growth to more efficient, private sector-led investment into the sectors that will create higher-income jobs and greater economic value. To achieve this, a major structural overhaul of the economy, including regulations, will be necessary.

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