Woman shops at a busy mall. Photo: Shutterstock/File
Woman shops at a busy mall. Photo: Shutterstock/File
Malaysia

TikTok ‘ghost mall’ indicator of problems with Malaysia’s failed Silicon Valley

  • The Malakat Mall was built in Cyberjaya, dubbed Malaysia’s Silicon Valley, but is now a district full of abandoned shops and restaurants
  • Cyberjaya was developed in 1997 as the brainchild of former two-time prime minister Mahathir Mohamad, but the area has been described as a ‘failure’

Woman shops at a busy mall. Photo: Shutterstock/File
Woman shops at a busy mall. Photo: Shutterstock/File
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