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Transforming Malaysia into High Income Country?

Our Prime Ministry Najib announced that he will planning make Malaysia a high income country, like the developed countries in Asia, America and Europe. To reach that status, the per capita income of a Malaysian citizen must be at least US$15,000 and currently the per capita income is US$7000.

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Based on the history record, Malaysia per capita income was US$500 at independence in 1957. Thus, it took 52 years to achieve $7000. Do you think Malaysia can reach a per capita income of US$15,000 in the year 2020? Or our government needs to take some action to increase our citizen wages?

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