InvestKL - Kuala Lumpur
Scope of Funding Development Cost Procurement of hardware, software, equipment, technology, licensing, etc. Salary support Talent development for local fresh graduates SME collaboration University collaboration Researchers cost and study, etc. Commercialisation Branding, advertising and promotion (digital advertisement, market collaterals), market research and market validation, purchase of market data, participation in local and global trade fairs, exhibition, technology conventions, certification, legal advisory, travels, etc.
$ 100,000
Greater Kuala Lumpur GKL Live Lab (up to $70K value)
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Basic Info

InvestKL is an investment promotion agency under the Ministry of International Trade and Industry focused to attract global multinational companies to set-up their regional headquarters or business services hub in Greater Kuala Lumpur, to strategically grow in Asia.

Why work with us

Located in the heart of ASEAN, Malaysia is on track to becoming one of the world’s fastest growing economy with technology shaping the country’s digital transformation and economic agenda. The capital city, Greater KL has seen exciting progress in its ambition to be a thriving hub for high-growth and innovation industry players.

The country’s business-friendly environment, agile and multilingual workforce, excellent infrastructure, and conducive regulations are just some of the many reasons why multinational companies (MNCs) make Greater KL their regional base for a broad reach into Asia Pacific.

Malaysia’s facilitative policies, roadmaps and frameworks, as well as supportive government initiatives and tax incentives continue to attract innovative companies from diverse tech sectors such as medical technologies, digital e-platforms, internet of things (IoT), robotics and higher-value global business services.

Talk to us and be part of Greater KL’s future!

Competitiveness Level Rankings

  • 12th in Ease of Doing Business - 2020 World Bank's Ease of Doing Business
  • 2nd most competitive market within ASEAN - 2019 World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Report
  • 26th worldwide and 2nd in ASEAN - 2019 Bloomberg Innovation Index