Economy

Govt to engage public to monitor price hike

by AFIQ AZIZ / pic by BLOOMBERG
Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry (KPDNHEP) suggests that the public be more engaged in the government’s ...

IDEAS: Expansionary policy not the way to counter recession

by FARA AISYAH / pic by ISMAIL CHE RUS
EXPANSIONARY fiscal and/ or monetary policy is not the right way to counter recession, said Institute for ...

Govt to bolster Bumi economic agenda

by BERNAMA
The government will remain proactive and committed in revitalising the implementation of the Bumiputera economic agenda, said Economic ...

M’sia woos Ghana to join CPOPC

Ghana shows interest in joining the fight against the EU’s anti-palm oil campaign
by AFIQ AZIZ / pic by ISMAIL CHE RUS MALAYSIA plans to invite the ...

Setting sights on regaining investors’ confidence

The trust deficit presents an uphill challenge for MITI’s Darell Leiking
by P PREM KUMAR & ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / pic by ISMAIL CHE RUS IT HAS been a ...

Malaysia’s GDP growth to ease to 5.2% in 2Q, says StanChart

The research house is reducing its investment due to the halt of several mega infrastructure projects
By SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH / Pic By BLOOMBERG ...

Putin’s wealth shift aims at idled Russian economy

His govt wants to double the country’s total capital spending in ruble terms by 2024
By BLOOMBERG MOSCOW • As the US tightens the noose ...

A trial for the world to witness

By MARK RAO / Pic By HUSSEIN SHAHARUDDIN
Datuk Seri Mohd Najib Razak faces seven counts for power abuse, money laundering and criminal breach of trust ...

Putrajaya to repatriate Jho Low’s private jet

The govt is trying to get back all the money that has been stolen from the country, says Dr Mahathir
By TMR / Pic By MUHD AMIN ...

Malaysia-Thailand trade up 17% in 1H18

By BERNAMA / Pic By BLOOMBERG
Trade volume between Malaysia and Thailand grew 17% in the first half of this year (1H18) compared to the same period in ...

September implementation date for SST on the card

By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Pic By BERNAMA
The implementation of the Sales and Services Tax (SST) is not expected to face major hiccups despite the potential ...

IMF: India’s economy gaining momentum

By BLOOMBERG
NEW DELHI • India is on track to hold its position as one of the world’s fastest-growing economies as reforms start to pay off, according ...