economic growth

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…

2 years 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…

2 years 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…

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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…

2 years 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…

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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…

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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…

2 years 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…

2 years ago

BNM maintains OPR at 1.75% to support growth

by NUR HANANI AZMAN / pic by TMR FILE BANK Negara Malaysia (BNM) maintained the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) at 1.75%,…

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China’s economic growth slows, prompting interest rate cut

by BLOOMBERG / pic by AFP  CHINA’S economic growth slowed last quarter as consumer spending took a dive, giving the central…

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Anwar: FDIs remain pivotal for Malaysia’s economic growth

This is because these investments have massive potential in jobs opportunities and boosting productivity by S BIRRUNTHA / pic by…

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COVID-19 still the nemesis of economic growth in 2021

by BERNAMA / graphic by MZUKRI MOHAMAD KUALA LUMPUR - It’s the same old, same old, 2021 brought mutated challenges, just…

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ADB cuts developing Asia 2021 growth outlook to 7.1% as Covid concern drags on

by HARIZAH KAMEL / pic by TMR FILE THE Asian Development Bank (ADB) has lowered its 2021 economic growth outlook for…

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