economic growth

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…

7 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…

7 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…

9 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…

9 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…

9 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…

10 months 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%,…

1 year ago

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…

1 year ago

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…

1 year ago

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…

1 year ago

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…

1 year ago

CMP3 to focus on supporting economic growth

The masterplan will enable more inclusive and accessible investment products and distribution channels, SC chairman says by NUR HAZIQAH A…

1 year ago

BNM holds OPR at 1.75% as risks to recovery remain

By PRIYA VASU / Pic MUHD AMIN NAHARUL BANK Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) decided to maintain its…

1 year ago