Member Benefits

MDBC assists members and newcomers to the Malaysian market on issues related to setting up a company or a representative office here.  We keep members up to date on the latest developments in the business world and members’ news.

MDBC serves as a link to other bilateral Business Associations, Chambers of Commerce, and various government institutions.  We also look into combined efforts for representation at exhibitions and into commercial partnerships with Malaysian and Dutch government authorities on behalf of our members.

Through our regular (monthly) events, members are able to develop good business contacts with the Dutch – Malaysian business community in Malaysia, as well as with other foreign companies, Malaysian counterparts and government bodies.  

MDBC provides you with the information you need to familiarize yourself with the local markets in:

European Union
The Netherlands

Upcoming Events

MDBC Johor: Cybersecurity by INTERPOL, 26 July

Dear MDBC members, INTERPOL has been fighting Cybercrime from their Global Complex for Innovation in Singapore since 2015.The main task is supporting member countries around the world in their ongoing investigations.  In addition, the focus is on understanding current digital crime threats and looking forward to how new crimes may… Read more

MDBC / EUMCCI: VIP Luncheon with the MITI Minister, 26 July

Dear MDBC members, We cordially invite you to the EUMCCI VIP Luncheon with the Minister of International Trade and Industry. Focusing on Industry 4.0, the discussion with cover the two subtopics of Malaysia’s Plan in Big Data Analytics (BDA) and Cyber Security.  In addition, this luncheon will also provide an… Read more

MDBC: Interchamber with MABC

Dear MDBC Members, Please save the date! We are happy to once again organize the annual Interchamber with our colleagues from MABC. There will be a talk by MDBC Member Coalition for Business Integrity. Date:  Thur, 24 August Additional event information will be available soon. Read more

Latest News

Optimism on the rise

Outlook for Malaysia has improved as global economy sees synchronised expansion DESPITE the ongoing political drama, there are good reasons to be optimistic about the growth prospects of Malaysia for the remaining part of the year. For one thing, the world economy seems to have converged in a synchronised growth… Read more

Exports seen growing at solid pace in second half

Exports will remain growing at solid pace this year, given that economic performance in major and emerging economies are on uptick momentum together with gradual improvement in commodities prices, said MIDF Research. The research house said yesterday that it was maintaining its 2017 exports growth forecast at 14.5%. For the… Read more

RAM Ratings ups Malaysia’s GDP growth to 5.2%

RAM Rating Services Bhd is revising its gross domestic product (GDP) growth projection up to 5.2% for 2017 from its original expectation of 4.5%. The rating agency said after a better-than-expected growth performance of 5.6% in the first quarter of the year, the economic recovery momentum was beginning to show… Read more