Posts Tagged ‘BNM’

No plan to introduce ‘living wage’ anytime soon

By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN & DASHVEENJIT KAUR / Pic By BERNAMA
The government has no immediate plan to introduce the living wage concept — which ...

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 ...

Malaysia’s policy rate to remain unchanged

By SHAZNI ONG / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
The central bank is unlikely to change interest rates based on Malaysia’s better than expected economic growth in ...

4.7% GDP growth indicates rising momentum

By SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
The country’s improving growth in its economic performance for the fourth quarter of 2018 (4Q18) ...

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 ...

Malaysia’s GDP rises 4.7% in 4Q18

By NG MIN SHEN /Pic by TMR FILE
The Malaysian economy expanded 4.7% in the fourth-quarter of 2018 (4Q18), boosted by private sector activity and ...

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 ...

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 ...

BNM international reserves at US$101.4b

By BERNAMA / Pic By TMR
Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) international reserves amounted to US$101.4 billion (RM417.52 billion), as at Dec 31, 2018, ...

Lukewarm outlook for Malaysia in 2019

Private consumption and private investment to remain key drivers of the country’s expansion
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL Malaysia’s ...