ETP will generate more income and jobs

By Wednesday January 12th, 2011 No Comments

PETALING JAYA: Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has announced another 19 projects under the Economic Transformation Programme (ETP). He said the projects would generate almost RM67bil in investments and RM36bil in gross national income, and create 35,000 new jobs.

The programme, part of the New Economic Model roadmap, is set to transform Malaysia into a high-income, inclusive and sustainable nation.

This is a follow-through from the 18 projects announced last Oct 25, during the ETP’s launch.

Other developments:

> Foreign oil majors Shell and Exxon Mobil are among the firms which will invest in the economy.

> the Prime Minister also announced the formation of the Malaysia Nuclear Power Corp.

Source : The Star

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