Malaysia is located in the heart of Southeast Asia, linking two continents and two oceans, making it a key regional services and logistics hub.
It has the third largest economy in the ASEAN region by GDP size and, with its reputation for pro-business regulations and policies, it is set to continue its growth trajectory, making it an attractive destination for foreign investment.
Rich in natural resources, Malaysia is a leading producer and exporter of commodities including tin and hardwoods, and electric appliances, parts and components. The country is increasingly looking to build up its reputation as an innovative financial centre and increase its investment in infrastructure, financial services, eCommerce, and energy and resources.
The King & Wood Mallesons Malaysia CloudOffice draws on the firm’s global expertise to help clients secure opportunities in this dynamic and vibrant ASEAN jurisdictions. We advise clients on cross-border elements of merger & acquisitions, corporate restructurings, supply chain issues, cybersecurity and data protection, antitrust, infrastructure investment, including Belt & Road projects, international trade & investment, financing, and cross-border dispute resolution, working across the financial, TMT, energy & resources, food and agriculture, and manufacturing sectors.