Posts Tagged ‘Economy’

China’s economy slows to the worst level in 27 years

by AGENCIES / pic by BLOOMBERG
CHINA’S bubbling and high-speed economy slipped to the slowest pace in 27 years in the second quarter of 2019 (2Q19) as ...

Slower Singapore economy may have domino effect on Malaysia

Singapore’s GDP declined an annualised 3.4% in the 2Q compared to a 3.8% growth rate achieved in the previous quarter
by RAHIMI YUNUS / pic by MUHD ...

Govt to consider trade war diversions in Budget 2020

by ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / pic by TMR FILE
THE government’s preparations for Budget 2020, due to be tabled on Oct 11, will consider risk scenarios caused by ...

Malaysia, Japan to boost digital economy pact

Digital technologies are creating a borderless world market in which industrial processes will soon become obsolete, says Dr Mahathir
by NG MIN SHEN / ...

Govt to spend RM45b on 4,000 development projects to stimulate economy

Azmin also outlines 3 main dimensions for the formulation of the 12MP
by AFIQ AZIZ / pic by RAZAK GHAZALI THE government will spend up to RM45 billion ...

Malaysia economy to grow by 4.6% in 2019: World Bank

by NUR HAZIQAH A MALEK / pic by TMR FILE
Malaysian economy is projected to grow by 4/6% this year, although downside risks are elevated given its deep ...

Full-blown US-China trade war will slow Malaysia’s export

by BERNAMA / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
A full-blown trade war between the United States and China will impact Malaysia’s economy, slowing down the ...

US watchlist a recognition of Malaysia’s economic strength

The ‘hit list’ assesses countries with a total trade above RM167b a year
By ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / Pic By TMR Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng views ...

Inclusion in US currency manipulator list has no impact on economy, says BNM

According to the central bank, the Malaysian economy remains resilient, supported by strong economic fundamentals
By SULHI KHALID / Pic By MUHD AMIN ...

US-China trade tensions hurting ringgit

By MARK RAO / Pic By BLOOMBERG
The ringgit extended losses against the US dollar to close at a six-month low yesterday as external factors continue to ...

Korea — when it rains, it pours

By FSMONE RESEARCH TEAM / Pic By AFP
A major concern about South Korea’s economy is the high household debt which currently stands at 96.9% of its GDP ...

German economy rebounds from stagnation

FRANKFURT • Germany’s economy emerged from stagnation at the beginning of 2019, returning to growth despite a slump in manufacturing that could worsen ...