Iskandar: Concerns Prevail, But Iskandar Slowly Taking Shape


(Source: The Straits Times, 22nd May 2017)  According to figures from the Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA), the region’s population now stands 1.8 million, up from 1.6 million in 2014 and 1.45 million in 2005. It has taken in RM222.4 billion (S$71.3 billion) of investments as at Dec 31 2016, exceeding its initial target of RM149 billion. Some 702,000 jobs have also been created, with about 15% of the jobs involving skilled workers.


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