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Malaysian Insider's posers to achieving high-income status by 2020

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I have highlighted in media before about Gini Coefficient is totally missing from the economic planning in Malaysia.

What is the point if 1% of Malaysians control 40% of nation wealth?

World bank’s high-income GDP is a moving target and achieving USD15,000 by 2020 is not guarantee that Malaysia will join the high-income club.

The reality and hyperbole of high-income Malaysia by 2020

COMMENTARY BY THE MALAYSIAN INSIDER

Published: 24 August 2014

Government efficiency agency chief Datuk Seri Idris Jala had said yesterday that the gross national income per capita had been climbing steadily. – The Malaysian Insider file pic, August 24, 2014.Government efficiency agency chief Datuk Seri Idris Jala had said yesterday that the gross national income per capita had been climbing steadily. – The Malaysian Insider file pic, August 24, 2014.According to government efficiency agency chief Datuk Seri Idris Jala, Malaysia is on track to achieve its high-income target of US$15,000 (RM47,414) by 2020, if not sooner, as a result of the policies under the National Transformation Programme (NTP).

That is like Manchester United football team coach Louis Van Gaal predicting his team will win the English Premier League this year […]