The Petronas Towers in Malaysia's capital Kuala Lumpur
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Thailand PM in Malaysia visit

The Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is visiting Malaysia on Monday, with improving business ties among the reasons for the trip.

Thailand is Malaysia's sixth largest trading partner, with trade worth about $23 billion a year.

However Malaysia is starting to compete with Thailand in a key industry, car assembly, as the BBC's Jennifer Pak reports.

  • 20 Feb 2012