The only people who see the whole picture are the ones who step outside the frame

― Salman Rushdie, The Ground Beneath Her Feet

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- Kurt Lewin


Professional Data Research & Information Centre

Datametrics Research and Information Centre Sdn Bhd (DARE) is a Malaysian-based data gathering, strategic analysis and advocacy platform for businesses and industries in key sectors of the Malaysian economy. Established in 2021, DARE endeavours to undertake research that is independent, innovative and effective.

Our team comprises experts from diverse backgrounds, with a common purpose of promoting better outcomes for the country.

Data Collection

We scour for all available data on a subject matter while establishing new data sets from our survey and research partner, Green Zebras.


Data collected are dissected and analysed thoroughly by our team of subject matter experts, often times supported by review from independent 3rd parties.

Policy Recommendations

Our aim is to offer bold, relevant and actionable policy recommendations based on our robust data collection and analysis process.

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Research & Publications

Oct 29, 2022
Attractive buys emerging

The Bursa Malaysia Property Index (BMPI) was last seen at 618.08 points and at this level, the index is down some 85.57 points....

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Oct 22, 2022
​​It is all about wages

Two interesting documents were released by the goverment recently and they gave an interesting perspective as to where Malaysia....

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Oct 15, 2022
Budget 2023- Much ado about nothing?

BUDGET 2023, which was tabled last Friday, has now become almost a redundant document as it will need to be re-tabled when the first....

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Oct 08, 2022
The lure of foreign currency deposits

As global markets remain volatile and investors are uncomfortable in investing in traditional asset classes like equities or fixed income....

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Oct 01, 2022
Currencies crack as dollar dominates

The question among many invesrors and perhaps to a larger extent the genrral public is whether we are in another currency crisis or....

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Sep 24, 2022
Positive 1H property market data trends

THE recently released property market data for the first half of 2022 (1H22) by the National Property Information Centre (Napic) showed that...

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