Press Release

KUALA LUMPUR, 30 July 2012: Kuala Lumpur is set to be a leading global centre for international finance, trade and services with the launch of the Tun Razak Exchange (TRX) today.In a promising start, more than RM3.5 billion worth of FDI will flow into the country under Phase 1 of the Exchange.
Speech by YAB Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak Prime Minister of Malaysia at The Official Launch Of The Tun Razak Exchange on 30th July 2012.
Speech by YBhg Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Lodin Wok Kamaruddin at the Official Launch of the Tun Razak Exchange

KUALA LUMPUR, 25 May 2012: Non-essential roads at the site of the Kuala Lumpur International Financial District (KLIFD) will close from 1 July 2012 when preliminary work begins.

Issued on 21 April 2012 Media statement by 1MDB as mediator in the dispute over Restaurant Imbi Palace and on behalf of all parties involved. 1MDB (1Malaysia Development Berhad) has successfully mediated in the dispute over Restaurant Imbi Palace which currently sits on its land.
Jointly issued by 1Malaysia Development Berhad and Malaysian Institute of Architects Top architects compete to design signature tower
Issued on 15 April 2012 1MDB will step in to mediate in a dispute that has caused an unauthorized partial demolition of Restaurant Imbi Palace on the land owned by 1MDB. This is a dispute between lessee and sub-lessees on vacating the premises.
KUALA LUMPUR, 20 December, 2011: 1MDB (1Malaysia Development Berhad) has started its tender process on major foundation works for the Kuala Lumpur International Financial District (KLIFD). A pre-qualification exercise is in progress, inviting contractors to participate in the construction and completion of earthwork and excavation works, retaining structure, piling works and related sub-structure works.
KUALA LUMPUR, 19 Dec 2011: 1MDB is developing a Digital Master Plan for a digitally smart Kuala Lumpur International Financial District (KLIFD).

The incentives for the Kuala Lumpur International Financial District (KLIFD), the KLIFD Marquee status and the KLIFD status, underscore the government’s commitment in making Kuala Lumpur a global financial centre.