Malaysia to Become one of the Largest Beneficiaries of Singapore Investments

Updated on Thursday 30th August 2018

Malaysia is set to become one of the main investment destinations in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region, with numerous Singapore based companies investing in this country. Some of the main contributors to the current situation of Malaysia are represented by the ease of doing business and the country’s growing consumer market. Our team of consultants in company registration in Malaysia can assist investors from the ASEAN region to perform their investments in this country. 

Singapore companies, interested in investing in Malaysia

A recent study requested by the Singapore Business Federation asked for the opinion of 1,036 Singapore companies on their future investment plans in relation with the expansion in the ASEAN region. A large part of the companies, more exactly 86% of them, were set up as small and medium sized companies, employing less than 200 employees and having a yearly turnover of $100 million

According to the data provided by the study, numerous Singapore based businesses are seeking to expand their operations in Malaysia or to have a business relation with this country. Our team of specialists in company formation in Malaysia can assist investors from Singapore with advice on the procedure of setting up a business here.

Why invest in Malaysia?  

The country is an attractive business destination for those who want to open a company in Malaysia due to its geographical location, set up at the heart of the ASEAN region, which can help businesses access a market comprised of 600 million consumers

Another solid reason for investing in Malaysia is given by the ease of doing business, given by the low number of registration procedures and the short period of time related to the incorporation of a company

More importantly, the country provides an attractive environment for the investors, ranking as the 4th economy at a global level on the legislation concerning the protection of the investors

There are other characteristics that make Malaysia an attractive business market and investors are invited to contact our team of specialists for further advice on this matter.