Economy

Najib leaves MACC after 4 hours of questioning

By BERNAMA / Pic By HUSSEIN SHAHARUDDIN
Former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Najib Razak left the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) ...

Ex-Goldman banker Ng fights US extradition over 1MDB

By BLOOMBERG
SINGAPORE • A former Goldman Sachs Group Inc banker is fighting extradition to the US, where he would face charges of money laundering and ...

Credit rating agencies have a fixed mind, says Daim

Petronas has sufficient financial space to support dividend payments
By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL Tun Daim ...

Jho Low keeps sending messages, says Daim

The indicted financier continues to be persistent by sending messages to help resolve issues related to 1MDB
By ALIFAH ...

Revenue Group aims double-digit growth with digital payment terminal

The company has successfully piloted about 200 of its EDC terminals to Public Bank’s merchants’ outlets
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Yellen leads chorus of concern over risks facing global economy

Paulson says an ‘economic iron curtain’ could emerge as the US and China throw up trade walls
By BLOOMBERG SINGAPORE • The world economy ...

Grim outlook for ringgit as govt bites the bullet

Innes says credit rating downgrades are not the death knell, but will have significant short-term impacts
By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Pic By TMR The ringgit ...

Taxes that will test Malaysia

New taxes are duties on sugary drinks, online services, as well as higher or lower levies on gaming, property and corporate incomes
By NG MIN SHEN / ...

Malaysia’s economic impact next year to rely on actual spending, says MARC

The budget deficit trajectory will hinge on the continuing prudent management of opex and additional sustainable income ...

World economy risks returning to sync, this time to the downside

Most economists forecast growth will ebb a bit in 2019 on the back of protectionism, higher interest rates and the fading support of tax cuts
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Budget 2019 supports B40 but is it sustainable?

By RAHIMI YUNUS / Pic By TMR

Budget 2019, while continuing to address the high cost of living particularly suffered by the bottom 40% (B40) ...

A RM315b budget and who gets the lion’s share

The Education Ministry is the single-largest recipient with a RM60b allocation
BY DASHVEENJIT KAUR / Pic By BERNAMA The Pakatan Harapan government ...