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Digital FDI: Malaysia’s Digital Economy To Breach Quarter of GDP in 2 Years

Digital Economy is projected to contribute 25.5% to GDP by 2025, by Mahadhir Aziz, CEO of Malaysia Digital Economy Corp (MDEC)


IN AN era defined by the relentless march of digital transformation, Malaysia has ascended as a beacon of progress in the global digital economy, achieving significant milestones in 2023. With the digital sector making a significant contribution of 23.2% to the nation’s GDP, the digital economy is poised to further strengthen its impact, projected to contribute 25.5% to Malaysia’s GDP by 2025 and create approximately 500,000 job opportunities. 


Positioned at the forefront of innovation, Malaysia is actively attracting foreign digital technology deals and fostering strategic partnerships. While celebrating the current achievements is essential, a comprehensive analysis is imperative for charting a robust course for the future, ensuring sustained growth and global competitiveness. 


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