Posts Tagged ‘Datuk Nor Shamsiah Mohd Yunus’

BNM to boost market accessibility, liquidity

By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By TMR File
Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has announced several initiatives for the foreign-exchange (forex), derivative and ...

Malaysia weathers the storm as economy expands 4.5% in 1Q19

Growth for the January-March period was supported by domestic demand and recovery in agricultural production
by NG MIN SHEN & ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / ...

Deflation is now public enemy No 1 in Malaysia

By DANIEL MOSS
Just to be completely clear: There’s no deflation in Malaysia. Don’t even think about it happening, Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) insists ...

BNM liberalises forex rules

By SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has liberalised the foreign-exchange (forex) administration framework to ...

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 ...

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 ...

Slower growth but minimal impact on labour market

Top economist says M’sian economy is unlikely to reverse into recession nor ‘screech to a halt’
By AZREEN HANI / Pic By HUSSEIN ...

Allianz, MSI shortlisted bidders for AmGeneral

By BLOOMBERG
Allianz Malaysia Bhd and Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co Ltd have been shortlisted to proceed to the next round of bidding for AmGeneral ...

Trim stake or contribute to B40 health fund, foreign insurers told

By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
Foreign insurers have been given the option to either sell their 30% stake to comply with the country’s ruling, ...

Lower cash threshold report won’t hit banks badly, says analyst

Banking processes have already been digitalised and automated, hence do not necessarily require more staff or incur higher costs
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic ...