Malaysia has one of the most sophisticated economies, advanced infrastructure networks and stable political environments in South East Asia.
South Australia is well positioned to participate in Malaysia’s development through business and institutional involvement. Direct flights between Adelaide and Kuala Lumpur provide a conduit for greater business, people-to-people connections and commerce.
The bilateral trade relationship between Australia and Malaysia reached a significant milestone with the signing of the Malaysia-Australia Free Trade Agreement which provides gains for services and investment.
South Australia and Penang signed a communique to establish a Joint Working Group in March 2016 to develop key sectors of growth that will lead to further collaboration, partnership and opportunities for mutual growth.