Economic

Malaysia will not face economic recession this year, says BNM governor

by S BIRRUNTHA / pic by Muhd Amin Naharul BANK Negara Malaysia (BNM) governor Tan Sri Nor Shamsiah Mohd Yunus is…

1 year ago

Deglobalisation is the new globalisation

FOR better or worse, industrial policy is back. The European Union (EU) is placing “green tariffs” on carbon-intensive imports. The…

1 year ago

GoTo Gojek Tokopedia sizzles Indonesia’s 2022 IPO scene

Despite its political situation, Indonesia IPO is seeing the emergence of some exciting and interesting businesses  by M JAY SHEILA …

1 year ago

IMF raises world economic outlook for the first time in a year

THE International Monetary Fund raised its global economic growth outlook for the first time in a year, with resilient US…

1 year ago

Johari: Political stability needed to strengthen economic growth

The stability will help to attract greater FDI by ANIS HAZIM / pic TMR FILE POLITICAL stability is very important…

1 year ago

RAM Ratings: Strong growth in 2022 should provide foundation for 2023’s headwinds

Malaysia's economy will inevitably face downside risks next year given the looming threat of a global recession by NURUL SUHAIDI…

2 years ago

Chinese cities cancel mass Covid tests in easing of measures

PEKIN – Multiple Chinese cities have cancelled routine mass Covid tests this week, days after Beijing announced limited relaxations of…

2 years ago

DoSM: Malaysia’s 3Q GDP grows 14.2%

The strong growth is due to the resumption of economic and social activities as well as the increase of tourists’…

2 years ago

UOB Research revise Malaysia’s 2022 GDP to 8.3%

UOB Research revised Malaysia's 2022 full-year real GDP growth estimate up to 8.3% from 6.5% previously after the economy expanded 9.3%…

2 years ago

The global central bank may have arrived

by DANIEL MOSS (Bloomberg Opinion)  THE hazards of keeping up with the Joneses. The relentlessness with which central banks are…

2 years ago

Malaysia unlikely to enter recession

The economic resilience is mainly due to Malaysia has developed a diversified economic structure and become less dependent on commodities…

2 years ago

Japan rating agency upgrades Malaysia to A+

JAPAN Credit Rating Agency Ltd (JCR) has upgraded Malaysia to A+, reflecting the nation's rich oil and gas resources, robust export-oriented…

2 years ago

China adds 1t yuan more of stimulus to rescue growth

CHINA stepped up its economic stimulus with a further 1 trillion yuan (RM652.5 billion) of funding largely focused on infrastructure…

2 years ago