Malaysian political economy outlook in 2019-2020 not encouraging

In the aftermath of the 14th General Election (GE14), increasing levels of economic nationalism ...

2019-02-14T15:46:25+00:00 14th February 2019|Opinion|Comments Off on Malaysian political economy outlook in 2019-2020 not encouraging

Responsible Privatisation: A new model for Malaysian business

The prospect of a new wave of privatisation in Malaysia was raised in the ...

2019-02-08T11:32:42+00:00 8th February 2019|Opinion|Comments Off on Responsible Privatisation: A new model for Malaysian business

Government should help the labour market

The Ministry of Human Resources has released proposed amendments to labour legislation-namely the Employment ...

2019-02-04T12:52:17+00:00 4th February 2019|Opinion|Comments Off on Government should help the labour market

Government should learn the lessons of the past and privatise responsibly

Kuala Lumpur, 31 January 2019- Today, IDEAS has published a Policy Brief titled: “Responsible Privatisation: ...

2019-01-31T10:06:50+00:00 31st January 2019|Media Statements|Comments Off on Government should learn the lessons of the past and privatise responsibly

IDEAS applauds NACP’s forward-looking initiatives, calls for political will to deliver meaningful progress

Kuala Lumpur, 30 January 2019-The National Anti-Corruption Plan (NACP) launched yesterday presents an honest, ...

2019-01-30T17:05:53+00:00 30th January 2019|Media Statements|Comments Off on IDEAS applauds NACP’s forward-looking initiatives, calls for political will to deliver meaningful progress

IDEAS Open Letter on Funding Sources and independence

To whom it may concern, IDEAS Open Letter on Funding Sources and independence I ...

2019-01-30T15:31:44+00:00 30th January 2019|Media Statements|Comments Off on IDEAS Open Letter on Funding Sources and independence

IDEAS Statement on Funding

Kuala Lumpur,24 January 2019-  We have always been transparent about our funding, including from the ...

2019-01-24T14:12:03+00:00 24th January 2019|Media Statements|Comments Off on IDEAS Statement on Funding

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 ...

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

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) ...

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

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 ...

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