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ANNUAL REPORT 2019

IDEAS Annual Report 2019

Read highlights of our journey in 2019: Advancing a competitive economy, ensuring trust in institutions and promoting an inclusive Malaysia.

IDEAS’ ANALYSES on the COVID-19 CRISIS 

Covid-19

This section contains IDEAS’ analyses on the current COVID-19 crisis. These includes articles, news clips, media statement, interviews and many more.

IDEAS ALOUD

IDEAS Aloud

IDEAS Aloud is a podcast series by the Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS).  In this series, we discuss current issues through the lens of liberty and freedom. We will also upload selected recordings of our events.

NEWS & OPINIONS

Do we need a central agency to manage GLCs?

Written by Nur Zulaikha Azmi, Research Executive at IDEAS First published in The Edge Malaysia  on 19 October 2020 For one reason or another government-linked companies (GLCs) continue to make headlines. Whether it is ...

IDEAS: Ratifying CPTPP will boost Malaysia’s economy, especially if Taiwan also joins

Malaysia signed CPTPP but has yet to ratify. On the other hand, Taiwan has indicated its interest to join CPTPP. IDEAS estimates that ratification of CPTPP would boost Malaysia’s GDP by over RM14 billion ...

IDEAS: Rethink National Energy Policy; Replace coal with gas and turbo-charge renewables

As Malaysia plans the next phase of its energy policy, it will need to increase the share of sustainable energy whilst trying to balance other demands of access, affordability, and job creation. Malaysia has ...