Posts Tagged ‘GDP’

ADB maintains forecast of Malaysia’s 2019 GDP at 4.5%

by NG MIN SHEN / pic by TMR FILE
THE Asian Development Bank (ADB) maintained Malaysia’s economic growth forecast, but revised the growth outlook for ...

Fitch affirms Malaysia’s rating at A- with stable outlook

The key rating drivers for the country is its strong and broad-based medium-term growth with a diversified export base
by SHAZNI ONG / pic by MUHD ...

GDP in 2Q19 not likely to beat 4.5% growth

According to June survey data, the manufacturing sector faces further challenges in addition to softening demand conditions
by NG MIN SHEN / pic by ...

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 ...

Changing flood risks for urban SME communities

By MARK RAO / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
SMALL and medium enterprises (SMEs) are integral to the growth of the Malaysian economy. As mentioned in an SME ...

Malaysia aims for higher SME contribution via new national policy

Putrajaya is targeting a 50% contribution to GDP by SMEs by 2030
By MARK RAO / Pic By RAZAK GHAZALI THE government targets 50% contribution to GDP by ...

Expert: Economy to grow at slower pace in 2Q

The GDP for the year may be lower than in 2018
by SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH/ pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL MALAYSIA’S economy is anticipated to grow at a slower ...

Walk and talk at FGV


pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL APPLE Inc paid CEO Tim Cook US$15.68 million (RM64.92 million) last year. That figure includes a base salary of US$3 million, ...

Malaysia’s credit rating strong

by MARK RAO / pic by TMR FILE
MALAYSIA’S sovereign credit rating is not affected by increases in direct debt as overall debt and liabilities have been ...

Malaysia raises 2019 growth expectations as investments rise

Finance Minister sees economic growth close to 5% this year
by BLOOMBERG / pic by TMR File Malaysia expects its economy to expand close to 5% this year ...

ASEAN centrality deserves greater commitment – PM

by BERNAMA / pic by BERNAMA
The much-debated concept of ASEAN centrality deserves greater commitment as the region holds the promise of both high ...