To support the development of SMEs, the Government of Malaysia provides a comprehensive set of programmes through various Government Ministries and Agencies, which are broadly categorized into “Financial Assistance” and “Business Support Services”

TYPE OF FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

  • Soft loans
  • Grants
  • Equity Financing
  • Venture Capital
  • Loan Guarantee Scheme
  • Tax Incentives (Pioneer Status: 70% – 100% tax free up to 10 years & Investment Tax Allowance)

FUNDS & SCHEMES AVAILABLE

Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI)

SME Corp. Malaysia
Bank Perusahaan Kecil & Sederhana Berhad (SME Bank)
Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE)
Malaysian Industrial Development Authority (MIDA)
Malaysian Industrial Development Finance Berhad (MIDF)

Ministry of Finance (MOF)

Bank Pembangunan Malaysia Berhad (BPMB)
Amanah Ikhtiar Malaysia (AIM)
Export-Import Bank Malaysia Berhad (EXIM Bank)
Malaysia Debt Ventures Berhad (MDV)
Malaysian Venture Capital Management Berhad (MAVCAP)
Tabung Ekonomi Kumpulan Usaha Niaga (TEKUN)

Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry (MOA)

Agrobank Malaysia

Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI)

Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation Bhd (MBC)
Malaysian Technology Development Corporation Sdn Bhd (MTDC)
MIMOS Berhad (MIMOS)
Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC)

Ministry of Rural and Regional Development (MRRD)

Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA)

Ministry of Domestic Trade, Cooperative and Consumerism (MDTCC)

Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Malaysia Berhad (BKRMB)
Perbadanan Nasional Berhad (PNS)

Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities (MPIC)

Malaysian Timber Industry Board (MTIB)

AGENCY

Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM)
Perbadanan Usahawan Nasional Berhad (PUNB)
Credit Guarantee Corporation Malaysia Berhad (CGC)
Commerce Asset Ventures Sdn. Bhd.
Mayban Ventures Sdn. Bhd.