Posts Tagged ‘Bank Negara Malaysia’

KLCI rebounds while Asian markets see sea of red

By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN & SHAZNI ONG / Pic By TMR
The local benchmark index made a turnaround yesterday ending a six-day slump, lifted by positive ...

BNM keeps OPR at 3.25% as EM currencies slide

Policy and supply uncertainties at home forces BNM to refrain from interest-rate hike
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By TMR File Malaysia’s ...

Challenges loom for country’s economy

By FARA AISYAH / Pic By TMR
The economic growth in the second quarter of 2018 (2Q18) came in very low due to lower government spending, as well as ...

Ringgit remains resilient and debt manageable, says BNM

Exporters now allowed to automatically sweep export proceeds into their trade foreign currency accounts
By NG MIN SHEN / Graphic By TMR The ringgit ...

Nor Shamsiah is bold in her GDP assessment

She says the GDP growth has not translated into a better overall well- being of Malaysians
By FARA AISYAH / Pic By BERNAMA Datuk Nor Shamsiah Mohd ...

30 candidates nominated for Royal Award for Islamic Finance 2018

By NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK
Organisers of the Royal Award for Islamic Finance 2018 have received 53 submissions recommending 30 global candidates, the ...

Inflation drops to 0.8% in June, car loans at record high

The headline inflation is the lowest in 40 months following the zero-rating of GST
By SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL Inflation has ...

Malaysian, Thai exporters prefer US dollar

By SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH / Pic By TMR
The US dollar is still the preferred currency among Malaysian and Thai traders despite efforts by the governments ...

IKIM hosts talk on DLT, blockchain, digital currency and cryptocurrency

BY AZLEENA IDRIS / Pic By BLOOMBERG
In February, Institute of Islamic Understanding Malaysia (IKIM) held a roundtable on this topic. Officiated by ...

BNM introduces Rahn policy document

Rahn is aimed at strengthening the practice among Islamic financial institutions to offer services that are end-to-end ...

Regulation of interchange fee rates

This is consistent with the push by BNM to encourage e-payments in Malaysia
By DR TEO WING LEONG / Pic By BLOOMBERG Many countries around the world ...

Unchanged monetary policy is supportive of growth

Keeping the status quo on the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) reflects positively on the economy, which remains on the growth path supported by easing ...