About ECERDC and ECER Malaysia
The East Coast Economic Region Development Council (ECERDC) is a statutory body established tospearhead the execution and implementation of the East Coast Economic Region of Malaysia (ECER Malaysia) Master Plan. ECERDC plays a lead role in setting the directions, policies and strategies in relation to the development of ECER Malaysia, as well as in promoting and facilitating investments into the Region.
ECER Malaysia, which covers the states of Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang and the district of Mersing in Johor, is a rapidly transforming region that is steadily positioning itself as a distinctive, dynamic and competitive destination for investments.
Geographically, ECER covers a total area of over 66,000 sqkm or 51% of Peninsular Malaysia. It is home to some 4.3 million people, or about 15% of the total national population.
The economic growth in the Region is driven by five key economic clusters, namely Tourism, Oil, Gas & Petrochemical, Manufacturing, Agriculture and Education. These clusters are supported by developments in Social and Human Capital, Transportation, Infrastructure, Property and Environment to make the Region the ideal destinationfor investment, working and living.
FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
ECERDC Media Relations Department, Corporate Communications Division
Name : Noor Azma Abdul Rahman
Tel : 03-20350064
Email : email@example.com
Website : www.ecerdc.com.my
SOURCE: East Coast Economic Region Development Council (ECERDC)