A Time of Opportunity that Penang Must Not Miss

By Dato' Seri Lee Kah Choon

August 2021 FEATURE
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ON THE GLOBAL stage today, the attention-grabbing issues are the technology and trade wars between China and the US.The Biden administration is set to continue the escalation of the disputes, surpassing the animosity during Trump’s administration. Beyond the tensed relationship, the world’s two biggest economies are recovering from the pandemic.The US’ GDP growth was at a respectable 6.4% in Q1 of 2021, with the full year growth forecasted at 7% by the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The US economy is...

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Dato' Seri Lee Kah Choon

is Special Advisor to the Chief Minister of Penang on economic affairs and a director of InvestPenang. He is also Distinguished Adjunct Researcher of Penang Institute.