economic growth

Singapore sees 2023 growth as low as 0.5% amid global headwinds

SINGAPORE expects economic growth to decelerate sharply next year amid a global slowdown, even as the city-state ruled out a…

6 days ago

Confidence in govt key to future investments for Malaysia

This was proven when Malaysia’s total trade saw a double-digit growth in September 2022, when it expanded by 31.4%, reaching…

2 weeks ago

Services sector looking bright in 2023

by AKMAR ANNUAR / pic TMR THE services sector is expected to expand by 5% next year, benefitting from the…

2 months ago

Bursa falls on profit-taking, cautious sentiment

BURSA Malaysia closed lower today as investors continued to take profit amid mixed performance in regional bourses, with the sentiment…

3 months ago

Malaysia, Indonesia bonds to outpace peers on growth boost

RETURNS from Indonesian and Malaysian bonds may continue to outpace regional peers on the back of higher economic growth and…

3 months ago

MoF: Malaysia’s economic growth on right track

The growth is supported by aggressive economic and social activities, encouraging domestic and external demand, reopening of international borders, growing…

3 months ago

Malaysia will not peg its currency to the US dollar, says minister

by FAYYADH JAAFAR / pic TMR FILE THE government will not peg the ringgit against the US dollar as the move…

4 months ago

UOA REIT 2Q net profit rises marginally by 0.94%

by S BIRRUNTHA / graphic by TMR UOA Real Estate Investment Trust’s (REIT) net profit increased marginally by 0.94% to RM15.07…

4 months ago

Indonesia bucks tightening trend as rate held at record low

INDONESIA’S central bank kept its benchmark rate unchanged to foster economic growth, as it sits out the global shift toward…

4 months ago

US growth seen outpacing China’s for first time since 1976

CHINA’S coronavirus lockdowns mean its economic growth may undershoot the US for the first time since 1976, in a role…

6 months ago

Economists cut China growth forecasts as lockdowns hit economy

A slew of economists have cut their forecasts for China’s full-year economic growth in recent days after the country reported…

6 months ago

Bursa Malaysia 1Q22 earnings fall on lower trading volumes

Its 1Q22 net profit is 4.6% higher than 4Q21 of RM65m, mainly contributed by a 2.8% higher average daily trading…

7 months ago

Vietnam’s economic growth eases in first quarter to 5%

by BLOOMBERG VIETNAM’S economic growth slowed in the first quarter as coronavirus outbreaks and rising oil prices hindered the recovery…

8 months ago