Posts Tagged ‘Dr Mohd Afzanizam Abdul Rashid’

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) ...

RM138m in foreign funds flow into equity market

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Foreign investors were net buyers in the Malaysian equity market, pumping in RM138.6 million between last Monday and Thursday, ...

Corporate bond issuance to struggle in 2019 on gearing concerns

Weak business sentiment indicators, as reflected by the recent PMI data, will keep companies wary of their gearing levels
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EPF unlikely to match 2017 dividend rates on volatile stocks

Fund’s 2018 dividend payout to reflect market conditions that saw many regional markets tumbling
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Market rebound temporary in absence of major catalyst, say experts

Regional indices are all up, but there’s no certainty given their tendency to fluctuate wildly, says Inter-Pacific analyst
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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
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Ringgit’s decline due to external anomalies, say economist

By BERNAMA / Graphic By TMR
The decline of the ringgit to RM4.1460 at yesterday’s closing was primarily caused by external anomalies rather than ...

Challenges loom for country’s economy

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

Local steel companies lost RM2b in market value on trade concerns

Firms came under significant selling pressure when the 1st round of US tariffs were announced
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Property

Lending rules to purchase homes should stay

Financial imbalances need to be contained as the effect is very severe from a macroeconomic standpoint, says expert
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Regional PMI slips in March

Nation’s PMI continued to slip below the 50-point level from 49.9 in February to 49.5 in March
By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Graphic By TMR Slower rises in ...
Ringgit Malaysia

Capital outflow to remain threat to the ringgit amid trade uncertainty

The US dollar-ringgit exchange is caught up in the broader US dollar strength, rising US bond yields, says analyst
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