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Government Support

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"The development in WPS will feature Perak’s best features and strengths; with its rich natural resources, a business eco-system which supports industrial growth and a state government that works hand in hand with the business to ensure success, bringing prosperity to the people of Perak."

YB. Dato’ Mohamad Zahir bin Abdul Khalid, Committee Chairman for Industry, Investment and Corridor Development, Perak State



A conducive business environment with business centric policies have made Malaysia one of the world’s top investment destinations for various industries.

With a perceptive foresight and strategic planning, WPS endeavours to offer investors a wide spectrum of opportunities, fully supported by both the state and federal governments.

At the federal level, WPS state agenda is reported at Northern Corridor Implementation Authority (NCIA) Council which is chaired by the Prime Minister.

The WPS Executive Committee, chaired by the Menteri Besar of Perak stands at the highest state level with committee members from key federal and state agencies namely Economic Planning Unit (EPU), Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) and Ministry of Finance (MOF). The committee is responsible for policies, direction and strategies for the development of WPS.