FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) in Malaysia: The Types of Working Permits and Application Procedures

FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) in Malaysia: The Types of Working Permits and Application Procedures There are a number of classes and types of working visas that a foreign- owned Malaysian Company or a Representative Office may apply:- i)       PROFESSIONAL VISIT PASS- The pass is valid for six months and […]

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FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) in Malaysia: The Relevance of the Size of Paid Up Capital of Malaysian Company

FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) in Malaysia: The Relevance of the Size of Paid Up Capital of Malaysian Company One of the first few key issues to be considered by foreign investor in setting up a Malaysian company is the size of paid up capital. Malaysian company […]

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FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) in Malaysia: SETTING UP OF MANUFACTURING BUSINESS IN MALAYSIA (PART 3)

FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) in Malaysia: SETTING UP OF MANUFACTURING BUSINESS IN MALAYSIA (PART 3) LIST OF PROMOTED ACTIVITIES AND PRODUCTS – HIGH TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES The following is the list of promoted activities and products for high technology companies which are eligible for consideration of […]

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FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) in Malaysia: SETTING UP OF MANUFACTURING BUSINESS IN MALAYSIA (PART 2)

FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) in Malaysia: SETTING UP OF MANUFACTURING BUSINESS IN MALAYSIA (PART 2) MANUFACTURING LICENSE APPLICATION – GOVERNMENT’S GUIDELINES REQUIREMENT The Malaysian Government’s guidelines for approval of industrial/manufacturing projects in Malaysia are based on the Capital Investment Per Employee (C/E) Ratio. Projects with a […]

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FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) in Malaysia: SETTING UP OF MANUFACTURING BUSINESS IN MALAYSIA (PART 1)

FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) in Malaysia: SETTING UP OF MANUFACTURING BUSINESS IN MALAYSIA (PART 1) MANUFACTURING LICENSE APPLICATION – STATUTORY REQUIREMENT The Malaysia’s Industrial Co-ordination Act 1975 (ICA) requires manufacturing companies with:- (a)          Shareholders’ Funds of RM2.5 million and above; or (b)          engaging 75 or […]

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