Arts in an Emerging Economy


The role of the Arts in any growing nation has often been kept to the sidelines. With Malaysia’s creative industry clearly showing healthy signs of proliferating, we often wonder how the Arts can contribute to the economy and how it stays in tandem with the corporate sector.

This week we get a glimpse of what is happening in Malaysia’s vibrant art community. Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre’s very own Marketing Manager Malik Taufiq shares with us his understanding of what the Arts can contribute to a city’s developement.

Low Ngai Yuen, best known as one of the original hosts of popular TV series 3R, is a self declared ‘workaholic’ and critically acclaimed in the TV and Film Industry. She is currently the head for Kakiseni, an online portal for the performing arts.

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