While the Philippines, Myanmar, and Vietnam impose tighter trade and workers’ restrictions and
raise taxes in recent months, Malaysia ranks 6th in Asia for economic openness. 1 Malaysia’s
multicultural society, competitive labour costs, and low living expenses make the country the next
market to watch for growth ventures entering Southeast Asia. Meet lawyers from Malaysia to know
how to start investing there and gain your foothold in Southeast Asia.
TOPICS TO BE COVERED
1. Why is it advisable to choose Malaysia to start or expand your business?
2. Can foreigners register a company in Malaysia?
3. Are all industries and businesses allowed 100% ownership by foreigners?
4. Can foreigners buy properties in Malaysia?
ABOUT THE SPEAKERS
CHAI Chuan Long, Partner, Julius Leonie Chai (Malaysia)
LEW Choon Meng, Partner, Julius Leonie Chai (Malaysia)
ONG Yee Chee, Partner, Julius Leonie Chai (Malaysia)