Empowering women in Malaysia by promoting economic opportunities for them can go a long way towards fulfilling the country’s development potential.

Achim Schmillen, Mei Ling Tan |

The Critical Occupations List in Malaysia monitors occupational shortages and addresses these gaps for the future of the country’s labor market.

Harry Edmund Moroz |

Malaysia has made remarkable progress in reducing poverty, but it is now time for the country to raise official poverty standards as other middle- and high-income countries have done.

Kenneth Simler |

Protecting ASEAN’s impressive gains over the past two decades will require prioritizing investments in people – that is, human capital.

Victoria Kwakwa |

World Bank president argues that new leadership must revamp agriculture and finance.

David Malpass |

Les Ukrainiens ont donné mandat à leur nouveau Parlement et à leur président d’entreprendre des réformes et de promouvoir la croissance.

David Malpass |

El presidente de Ucrania, Volodymyr Zelensky (a la izq.), y el presidente del Grupo Banco Mundial, David Malpass, durante su reunión en Ucrania. Fotografía: © Banco Mundial.

David Malpass |