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: Malaysia Business Seminar – Amsterdam

Dear MDBC members (especially those based in, or with operations in The Netherlands), We are pleased to inform you of the cooperation between the Malaysian Ministry of International Trade & Industry (MITI), the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA),  and MDBC to organize the Malaysia Business Seminar in Amsterdam on Thursday,… Read more

MDBC: MISA Day Program, 26 Oct

Dear MDBC Members, We’ve expanded our scope, we’ve had a record number of entries, and we’ve seen the quality of the entries surpass the previous benchmark.  Now it’s time for you to get ready for the final round of competition between this year’s nominees for the MDBC Innovation & Sustainability… Read more

MDBC: MISA Awards Ceremony & Dinner, 26 Oct

Dear MDBC Members, ONLY 9 DAYS TO GO! Tickets are going fast so get yours now! MDBC INNOVATION & SUSTAINABILITY AWARDS 2017 AWARDS CEREMONY & DINNER, THURSDAY 26 OCTOBER 18:30 HRS, DOUBLETREE BY HILTON KUALA LUMPUR   The MDBC Innovation & Sustainability Awards (MISA) is one of the most prestigious… Read more

MDBC: MGCC Interchamber Ladies Sundowner, 1 Nov 

Dear MDBC members (Calling All The Ladies!), Following the highly successful Ladies Interchamber last year, we are happy to announce that the Interchamber Ladies Sundowner will be taking place again this year.  This networking event is for female participants only and is jointly organised with the Malaysian German Chamber of Commerce… Read more

Join the MDBC Innovation & Sustainability Awards 2017


The shortlisted nominees have been announced for MISA ’17.  All shortlisted nominees are now heading into a final round of competition at MISA ’17 on Thursday, 26 October at the DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur.  Presentations will be done during the MISA Day Program, winners will be announced immediately after at the MISA Awards Ceremony & Dinner.  Register and join us for this exciting and informative event where we will crown the Innovation & Sustainability Champions for MISA ’17!  


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