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MEDIA STATEMENTS

Ratification of CPTPP is key test of governments economic strategy in 2019

2019-01-15T16:52:54+00:00 15th January 2019|Media Statements|Comments Off on Ratification of CPTPP is key test of governments economic strategy in 2019

Kuala Lumpur,15 January 2019- IDEAS has called for rapid ratification of CPTPP. Presenting at a public workshop, Laurence Todd, Director ...

15th January 2019|Media Statements|

IDEAS raises concerns over potential government-led market distortions in the housing market

2019-01-11T14:19:16+00:00 11th January 2019|Media Statements|Comments Off on IDEAS raises concerns over potential government-led market distortions in the housing market

Kuala Lumpur, 11 January 2019 – IDEAS has responded to the National Affordable Housing Council (MPMMN) plan to build one million ...

11th January 2019|Media Statements|

Amendments in labour laws will limit freedom to work, regulatory impact analysis necessary

2019-01-10T09:58:51+00:00 10th January 2019|Media Statements|Comments Off on Amendments in labour laws will limit freedom to work, regulatory impact analysis necessary

Kuala Lumpur, 10 January 2019 - The Ministry of Human Resources has publicly released their proposed amendments to Malaysia’s ...

10th January 2019|Media Statements|

IDEAS announces a new chairman

2019-01-08T13:40:06+00:00 8th January 2019|Media Statements|Comments Off on IDEAS announces a new chairman

Kuala Lumpur, 8 January 2019 - IDEAS has announced that in view of the appointment of Tan Sri Rebecca ...

8th January 2019|Media Statements|

IDEAS: Ban on Poultry Export will Exacerbate the Problem of Higher Egg Prices

2018-12-17T17:53:29+00:00 17th December 2018|Media Statements|Comments Off on IDEAS: Ban on Poultry Export will Exacerbate the Problem of Higher Egg Prices

Kuala Lumpur, 18 December 2018 - It was reported that there is a shortage in egg supply which has caused recent ...

17th December 2018|Media Statements|

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

2018-12-14T10:22:33+00:00 14th December 2018|Media Statements|Comments Off on 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 of Departure Levy” The paper ...

14th December 2018|Media Statements|

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

2018-12-21T11:49:42+00:00 12th December 2018|Media Statements|Comments Off on IDEAS: AEC has made progress, but much further to go

Kuala Lumpur, 12 December 2018- IDEAS has launched a new project titled the ASEAN Prosperity Initiative (API). The project ...

12th December 2018|Media Statements|

Subsidies for paddy farmers not delivering results

2018-12-12T10:21:39+00:00 6th December 2018|Media Statements|Comments Off on Subsidies for paddy farmers not delivering results

Kuala Lumpur, 6 December 2018 –The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) officially launched the Malaysia Agricultural Subsidies ...

6th December 2018|Media Statements|