TITLE

ECONOMY

PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Background Notes on Countries of the World: Malaysia;1/ 1/2010, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the economy of Malaysia. It is noted that the country's economic performance is one of the best in Asia and its real gross domestic product (GDP) from 1957 to 2005 grew by an annual average rate of 6.5%. Malaysia's 10-year plan called the New Economic Policy (NEP) was implemented for four decades starting 1971. During the 1997-1998 Asian financial crisis, the country's economy went into recession, with GDP falling by more than 7% in 1998.
ACCESSION #
63888397

 

Related Articles

  • ECONOMY.  // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Malaysia;Dec2008, p7 

    The article presents information on the economy of Malaysia. Since its independence, the country's real gross domestic product (GDP) grew by an average of 6.5% per year from 1957 to 2005. The government continues to actively manage the economy through its New Economic Policy (NEP) launched in...

  • ECONOMY.  // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Malaysia;Jul2009, p7 

    The article presents information on the economy of Malaysia. Since its independence, the country's real gross domestic product (GDP) grew by an average of 6.5% per year from 1957 to 2005. The government continues to actively manage the economy thorugh its New Economic Policy (NEP) launched in...

  • ECONOMY.  // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Malaysia;7/14/2010, p7 

    The article presents information on the economy of Malaysia. Since its independence, the country's real gross domestic product (GDP) grew by an average of 6.5% per year from 1957 to 2005. The government continues to actively manage the economy thorugh its New Economic Policy (NEP) launched in...

  • ECONOMY.  // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Malaysia;Jun2008, p4 

    The article presents information on the economy of Malaysia. The country's real gross domestic product (GDP) grew by about 6.5 % per year from 1957 to 2005. It provides an overview of the role taken by the government in the nation's economic development. During the Asian financial crisis from...

  • ECONOMY.  // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Malaysia;May2007, p4 

    The article presents information on the economic condition of Malaysia. The real gross domestic product (GDP) grew by an average of 6.5% per year from 1957 to 2005. Several government policies were established to guide the country's economic development such as the New Economic Policy, the...

  • Impacts of implementation of IBS score regulations of CIDB on the concrete volumes required for building projects in Malaysia. Ahmed, Sami Mustafa M. E.; Zawawi, Noor Amila Wan Abdullah; Ghazali, Zulkipli B. // Applied Mechanics & Materials;2014, Issue 695, p24 

    Improvement of construction industry will contribute to the economy of Malaysia because it is one of the five sectors used to calculate the national GDP. This fact is encouraging the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) of Malaysia to prepare many development plans like Roadmap...

  • ECONOMY.  // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Malaysia;Sep2007, p4 

    The article concerns the economy of Malaysia. From 1957 to 2005, the country's real gross domestic product (GDP) grew by an average of 6.5% per year. The economy experienced sustained rapid growth averaging almost 8% annually during the early 1980s through the mid-1990s. High levels of foreign...

  • ECONOMY.  // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Malaysia;Oct2007, p4 

    The article describes the economic conditions in Malaysia. The country's economy has been one of Asia's best, with real gross domestic product growing by an average of 6.5% per year from 1957 to 2005. From the early 1980s through the mid-1990s, the country's economy experienced sustained rapid...

  • South Korea's Lingering Economic Doubts.  // Asia Monitor: China & North East Asia Monitor;Jul2004, Vol. 11 Issue 7, p10 

    During the next five years, South Korea will face the financial pleasures and pitfalls of having a two-speed economy: on the one hand, a fast-growing and competitive export sector. The dynamism of the export sector during the past six years has given South Korea one of the fastest-growing...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics