The 16th Malaysia Strategic Outlook Conference

“Forging Resilient Growth, Entering a New Era”

23rd January 2014, Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur


The Annual Malaysia Strategic Outlook Conference is held at the beginning of each year to assess the key trends, strategic challenges and critical issues facing the nation in the coming year. The Conference will evaluate the key economic outlook for the nation and enable participants to feel the pulse of the economy and to take stock of current developments and trends that will have an impact on the business environment and investment climate. It is a highly acclaimed and well attended Conference focusing on key questions to ask. What does 2014 portend for Malaysia? Will the economy remain resilient and will growth be sustainable? How will the global and regional economic scenario impact on Malaysian business? What are the key political trends going forward? What are the 5 big issues that will dominate the headlines in 2014? What is the future direction of the Malaysian nation? What can business expect in 2014? How will the Malaysian economy perform in 2014?


2014 promises to be another exciting year for Malaysia as the government gears up to reform the economy amidst global economic uncertainties. 2013 was the year of elections in Malaysia with the 13th GE followed by Party elections in UMNO, DAP, MCA, PAS, Gerakan, PBS, SUPP and LDP. Will 2014 become more politically stable? Political trends will have an impact on the business and investment environment. Going forward, Malaysia needs new drivers of economic growth. Where are the key growth sectors? What does the future hold for business in the country?