May 2020

Corporate M&A | Malaysia: Trends & Developments

We are pleased to share this article on Corporate M&A which discusses our thoughts on business trends in various industry sectors in Malaysia amidst the recent major political shifts and the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as key legal developments.

The article was authored by Gilbert Gan, Chua Wei MinAhmad Zulkharnain Musa and Nadarashnaraj a/l Sargunaraj.

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Subject matters: Mergers & Acquisitions
Jurisdictions: Malaysia
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