This follows the better-than-expected export growth in July and a 97.2% growth in approved foreign investment in the first half of this year
Putrajaya asked to clarify if the Japanese company's RM8.4 billion purchase from Khazanah Nasional was part of the 'foreign direct investments' received by Malaysia in the first quarter.
However, state government is concerned over effects of China-US trade in second and third quarters.
FInance minister's aide defends ministry interpretation of 'foreign direct investment'
Tony Pua berkata Najib Razak meraikan penjualan saham Petronas dalam projek RAPID Pengerang itu sebagai aliran masuk FDI paling besar dalam sejarah negara.
Former prime minister ridicules finance minister's claim of having achieved the highest realised FDI in Malaysia’s history.
The finance minister says the economy, realised foreign direct investments and tourist arrivals were all on an upward trend in the first quarter of this year.
The polls did not go well as Macedonians were disappointed with the lack of foreign direct investments and a high unemployment rate.
Ong Kian Ming says the government is committed to looking after the welfare of the people, including raising the minimum wage.
Attributing the 86% drop in FDI last year to the cyclical nature of the electrical and electronics industry, Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow says a new investment council has been tasked with attracting investments.
RM26.5 bilion FDI diluluskan pada separuh pertama 2018, dan bakinya RM54 bilion pada separuh kedua.
Foreign investors intend to pump in RM80.5 billion across all sectors.
The finance minister says PH's action against those accused of corruption has restored the faith of foreign investors, including the Japanese, in the Malaysian economy.
The 3,243 projects are expected to generate 93,000 jobs.
It comes after Najib Razak questions claims of a huge spike since the May elections.
Bekas perdana menteri berkata angka rasmi pelaburan langsung asing daripada Bank Negara dan Jabatan Statistik menunjukkan penurunan, bukannya kenaikan.
Top three FDI countries are Singapore, Japan and Hong Kong.
Southeast Asia is seeing a boom in foreign direct investment as the intensifying trade war between the US and China prompts companies to shift production to the region.
Pengarah Bahagian Pelaburan dan Perusahaan UNCTAD, James Zhan berkata, gambaran keadaan kewangan dunia adalah 'suram'.
Andrew Atama Ambrose wants the government to study the impact of foreign investments, particularly Chinese investments, on the life of indigenous people in Sabah.
Incoming PKR president stresses on need for affirmative action to be vigorously promoted based on needs.
Semua pasaran komersial di seluruh negara akan kekal ditutup dan tiada aktiviti komersial.
Kerajaan berkata ia tidak lagi membenarkan pembinaan bandar khusus untuk warga asing.
Putrajaya is urged to be clear about its policy on foreign direct investments.