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Setting up a business in Malaysia

Why choose Malaysia

Malaysia welcomes all forms of enterprise and investment. Much of the information you need about setting up a business in Malaysia is available online. Here is a quick guide to how you can do business in Malaysia.

Registering a business in Malaysia

Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) is the national regulator of business entities, public accountants and corporate service providers in Malaysia. MIA also facilitates the development of business entities and the public accountancy profession. As a regulator and facilitator, MIA constantly strives to provide a responsive and trusted regulatory environment for businesses, public accountants and corporate service providers and make Malaysia the best and trusted place for doing business.

A Guide to Crowdfunding, VC & Angel Investors

Accessing finance for your start-up can be tough, but new funding options and crowdfunding websites like Kickstarter can help make your dreams a reality. Read our guide to learn more.

Industry 4.0 tips for building your digital enterprise

Learn how innovative technology is reshaping the manufacturing industry across the globe and how your enterprise can adapt.

A Guide to GST in Malaysia

Malaysia’s new Goods and Services Tax can be confusing for small and medium businesses to follow. With that in mind, we’ve outlined everything you need to know about GST, including GST registration, submission and payments.

How to create better supply chains and achieve global success

Learn the four key pillars to a successful supply chain management strategy to help you keep up with customer demand and increase profit.

Improve your year-end closing process by avoiding these 5 accounting myths

For many businesses, the New Year means it’s time to file last year’s taxes.

Preparing HR and accounting for digital transformation in the back office

With digital transformation changing departments and companies everywhere, the phrase “work smarter, not harder” has never been more accurate.

Why moving to the cloud can improve your business finances

Why moving to the cloud can improve your business finances

Know Your General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

GDPR is a new legal framework in the European Union that is extra-territorial in nature and applies to organisations outside the EU who offer goods or services to EU individuals. Learn more about Sage GDPR preparations.