Status: Approved

Project Code: STATE-MYS-187

Exciting opportunity to do impactful U.S.-Malaysia trade analysis and research

Project Title Exciting opportunity to do impactful U.S.-Malaysia trade analysis and research
Project Summary We need one-pagers, snippets, media summaries, and bullet points on U.S.-Malaysia trade relations, positive stories on U.S. business in Malaysia, as well as other economic research.
Country Malaysia
Country/Region of Focus Malaysia
Agency Department of State
DoS Office N/A
Post KUALA LUMPUR
Section ECON
Number of Interns 6
Project Description

We are looking for a virtual intern who can assist the U.S. Embassy in Kuala Lumpur with economic research and analysis on an adhoc basis. Help us prepare:
- economic and trade data that shows the importance of our bilateral trade and economic relationship to our interlocutors
- assist with research for Congressionally mandated reports (like the Investment Climate Statement) we prepare every year on Malaysia and our trade/economic relationship
- assist with talking points or speech drafting for Economic Officer(s)
- scan the Malaysian and U.S. media for economic news on Malaysia, Malaysia's relations with neighbors or third countries, and U.S. businesses in Malaysia, prepare paragraph-long summaries on relevant / important news articles
- assist in preparing visuals that help tell the positive story on U.S.-Malaysia trade/economic relations

Required Skills or Interests
Skill(s)
Data analysis
Data visualization
Economic analysis
Infographic design
Research
Speech writing
Writing
Additional Information

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