TOWARDS BECOMING A WORLD-CLASS ECONOMIC REGION & TECHNOLOGY HUB

NCER STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENT PLAN 2021-2025


The NCER Strategic Development Plan 2021-2025 (SDP) presented by the Prime Minister to the Menteri Besar and Chief Minister of the four NCER states at the close of the NCIA 23rd Council Meeting on 15 September 2020.


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empowerNCER -
BUILDING THE FUTURE


empowerNCER is focused on skills, academic and socioeconomic enhancement for the region’s rakyat.


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A GREAT PLACE TO DO BUSINESS


Numerous local and foreign companies have set up their operations in NCER, leveraging on regional comparative advantages.


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SMART AGRIBUSINESS


Progressing towards modern and sustainable agriculture and food production zones in NCER.


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NCIA’S RESPONSE TO COVID-19


NCIA safeguards the wellbeing of the rakyat and our network of business community and partners.


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JomKerja@NCER & JomNiaga@NCER


In line with Malaysia’s Short-Term Economic Recovery Plan (PENJANA), JomKerja@NCER and JomNiaga@NCER focus on helping the unemployed and retrenched to overcome current economic challenges.


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TOWARDS BECOMING A WORLD-CLASS ECONOMIC REGION & TECHNOLOGY HUB

NCER STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENT PLAN 2021-2025


The NCER Strategic Development Plan 2021-2025 (SDP) presented by the Prime Minister to the Menteri Besar and Chief Minister of the four NCER states at the close of the NCIA 23rd Council Meeting on 15 September 2020.


Learn more

empowerNCER -
BUILDING THE FUTURE


empowerNCER is focused on skills, academic and socioeconomic enhancement for the region’s rakyat.


Learn more

A GREAT PLACE TO DO BUSINESS


Numerous local and foreign companies have set up their operations in NCER, leveraging on regional comparative advantages.


Learn more

SMART AGRIBUSINESS


Progressing towards modern and sustainable agriculture and food production zones in NCER.


Learn more

NCIA’S RESPONSE TO COVID-19



NCIA safeguards the wellbeing of the rakyat and our network of business community and partners.


Learn more

JomKerja@NCER & JomNiaga@NCER


In line with Malaysia’s Short-Term Economic Recovery Plan (PENJANA), JomKerja@NCER and JomNiaga@NCER focus on helping the unemployed and retrenched to overcome current economic challenges.


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About NCER

The Northern Corridor Economic Region (NCER) was formed to accelerate economic growth in the four northern states of Peninsular Malaysia. Its strategic location within ASEAN also makes it an attractive destination for business operations.    

RM224 Bil

GDP in 2019

RM120.2 Bil

cumulative investment until July 2020

149K Jobs

created cumulatively until July 2020

empowerNCER –
Skills & Entrepreneurship

Gain the skills and knowledge you need to successfully run a business and boost your income while supporting industries in the region.

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for the rakyat

Our aim is to create opportunities for Malaysians to enhance their income and standard of living.

for the investors

We offer a dynamic and vibrant business ecosystem with ideal opportunities for growth and profits.  

Success Stories

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Chuping Valley Industrial Area (CVIA)

CVIA at Lembah Chuping in Perlis is centred around green and halal industries. The 2,482-acre development is set to tran ...

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Belum-Temengor Tropical Rainforest (BTTR)

Belum-Temengor Tropical Rainforest (BTTR), a state park gazetted in 2007, is one of the oldest tropical rainforest in th ...

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Kasih Ibu Darul Aman (KIDA)

The government recognises the role of mothers as the main pillar of the family and the community as a whole. Mothers pla ...

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empowerNCER

The empowerNCER programme was designed to enhance the skills of the locals to enable them to compete and seize the econo ...

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NCER Talent Enhancement Programme (NTEP)

Malaysia’s graduate unemployment rate in 2018 fell slightly to 3.9% from 4% in 2017, with a total of 162,000 unemploye ...

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We are committed to achieve the development goals guided by an inclusive Strategic Framework aligned with the nation’s Shared Prosperity Vision 2030.