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January 20, 2017 by iskandarinsider
The Iskandar Malaysia development project was supposed to create an economic powerhouse that bridged the gap between Malaysia and Singapore. Ten years later, businesses have made it their new home but it is leaving investors disappointed.
By Victoria Wah
Iskandar Malaysia was once called, “one of the most ambitious development projects in the world.” Begun in 2006 it aimed to turn South Johor into a flourishing economic zone with three million people, 1.46 million jobs, and a gross domestic product of US$93.3 billion by 2025.