MALAYSIA: Prime Minister invites US universities

Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has invited American universities to set up branch campuses in Malaysia, The Malaysia Star reports. The Prime Minister said the US had some of the finest higher education institutions in the world and was an important resource in fulfilling Malaysia's needs in higher education.

"There is a paradigm shift as traditionally, we have been looking at Britain for higher education but I find there are now more and better choices in the United States," he told a forum on US-Malaysia Relations, "Looking Ahead at Key Pillars of Cooperation", at the Centre for Strategic International Studies in Washington DC.
Full story at The Malaysia Star website