Posts Tagged ‘Bank Negara Malaysia’

SMEs are now able to secure financing

By FARA AISYAH / Pic By TMR File
The majority of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Malaysia are now able to secure financings for their ...

Household debt growth eases in 2018

By NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
The growth of household debt has slowed further to 4.7% in 2018 from 4.9% in 2017 on slower growth in ...

BNM: Malaysia’s GDP to grow between 4.3% and 4.8% in 2019

Domestic demand will remain the anchor of growth, underpinned by continued expansion in private sector activity
By FARA AISYAH / Pic By MUHD AMIN ...

Governor: Decision on OPR to be data-driven

BNM will engage in public consultations in 2Q and 3Q this year to set a new limit on cash transactions
by SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH / pic by MUHD AMIN ...

RAM: MGS yield to face downward pressure on OPR cut

By NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
RAM Rating Services Bhd expects the Malaysian Government Securities (MGS) yields to face some ...

EPF eyes new investments globally

Pension fund likely to tap into local insurance sector, and new markets in Asia and Latin America
By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL The ...

BNM’s RM2b land deal review 
will be completed this year

The land purchase draws public criticism over the need of the central bank 
to purchase such an expensive piece of land
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By MUHD ...

BNM launches RM1b Dana Rumah Mampu Milik with low interest

BNM launches RM1b Dana Rumah Mampu Milik with low interest
By DASHVEENJIT KAUR / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has allocated RM1 ...

BNM maintains interest rate but warns of global growth slowdown

According to the central bank, domestic demand will remain the key driver of growth in 2019
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By MARK RAO Bank Negara ...

BNM: Globalisation forces policies to be reviewed

The growing discontent and injustice among the marginalised has led to a retreat from globalisation and multilateralism
By DASHVEENJIT KAUR / Pic By ...

HSBC pushing for more banks to adopt blockchain technology

By DASHVEENJIT KAUR / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd has been engaging with local regulators to come up with a trade finance platform ...

Kenanga: OPR to remain at 3.25% in 2019

By FARA AISYAH / Pic By TMR
Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) is expected to maintain the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) at 3.25% this year, given growth ...