Continuous political stability and security have made Malaysia a country of choice for French investors and merchants, said Malaysian Ambassador in France Tan Sri Ismail Omar. He said these factors had strengthened Malaysia’s economic relations with France and made them good trading partners. France is the 14th largest foreign investor in Malaysia’s manufacturing industry with an investment of about USD1 billion (USD1 = RM3.29), he told Bernama here yesterday.
Datuk Syed Mohamed Ibrahim is the President & CEO of Iskandar Investment Berhad (IIB), a commercial investment holding company created to oversee and encourage regional development. He spoke with The Prospect Group about Iskandar Malaysia, the investment opportunities available in the region, and transportation links between Singapore and Malaysia.