IDEAS: tourist numbers could drop by 500,000 as a result of government’s new departure levy

Kuala Lumpur, 14 December 2018- IDEAS has today published a brief titled: “Potential Deadweight Loss ...

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IDEAS: AEC has made progress, but much further to go

Kuala Lumpur, 12 December 2018- IDEAS has launched a new project titled the ASEAN ...

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Subsidies for paddy farmers not delivering results

Kuala Lumpur, 6 December 2018 –The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) officially ...

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IDEAS: Government urged to reduce regulations for e-hailing and taxis

29 November,  Kuala Lumpur –Today IDEAS has published a Policy paper titled “E-Hailing Regulations: ...

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IDEAS: ASEAN Single Aviation Market Will Help Create Over 1 Million Jobs and Allow Passengers to Travel 3 Times Easier by 2030.

Kuala Lumpur, 15 November 2018 – Today, IDEAS has published a paper titled “Economic Benefits of ...

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With coal forming 20% of energy mix, shift towards renewables remains elusive

Kuala Lumpur, 7 November 2018 – Today, IDEAS has published a policy paper titled “Powering the ...

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Budget is good news for households and businesses alike: IDEAS

Kuala Lumpur, 5 November 2018 - The PH government has presented its maiden budget which ...

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IDEAS urges government to adopt clear and coordinated strategy on illicit trade

Kuala Lumpur, 24 October 2018 - Today, IDEAS has published a Policy Ideas titled: “Countering ...

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IDEAS praises Mid Term review for important political reforms but questions approach on the economy.

Kuala Lumpur, 19 October 2018 - Yesterday, the government tabled its Mid Term Review of ...

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IDEAS calls for win-win approach to investment from China

Kuala Lumpur, 4 October 2018 - Today, IDEAS has published a policy paper titled ...

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