OPR

Govt does not interfere in OPR decisions – Tengku Zafrul

THE government does not intervene in decisions on the overnight policy rate (OPR) as this is determined by Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM)…

2 weeks ago

Bank Negara raises OPR by 25bps to 2.5%

The central bank says the ceiling and floor rates of the corridor of the OPR are correspondingly increased to 2.75%…

3 weeks ago

No aggressive hike on OPR rate, says governor

by S BIRRUNTHA / pic BERNAMA BANK Negara Malaysia (BNM) is unlikely to take an aggressive stance in adjusting the Overnight…

2 months ago

Ringgit closes slightly higher against US dollar on July 19

By S BIRRUNTHA / TMR Pic The ringgit closed slightly higher against the US dollar on Tuesday (July 19), as…

2 months ago

MARC expects Malaysia’s inflation to peak at 4%, before easing in 4Q22

by S BIRRUNTHA / Pic by TMR MARC Ratings Bhd predicts the country’s inflation to accelerate in the coming months,…

3 months ago

CGS-CIMB expects another 25bps OPR before year-end

We expect the OPR hike to be positive for banks as their total floating-rate loans are larger than their total…

3 months ago

Ringgit opens lower against US Dollar as cautious mode prevails

KUALA LUMPUR – The ringgit opened lower against the US dollar today as traders remained cautious ahead of Bank Negara…

3 months ago

OPR hike on the cards this week?

The central bank might do so to curb rising inflationary pressures, the outflow of funds, strengthen the ringgit and to…

3 months ago

Ringgit opens flat against US dollar

KUALA LUMPUR – The ringgit opened flat today against the US dollar ahead of the Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) Monetary…

3 months ago

Ringgit to trade around current level next week, OPR in focus

KUALA LUMPUR – The ringgit is likely to trade around the current level of between 4.40 and 4.41 versus the…

3 months ago

Ringgit opens marginally higher against US dollar

KUALA LUMPUR – The ringgit opened marginally higher against the US dollar today in anticipation of a higher overnight policy…

3 months ago

Ringgit likely to appreciate but to trade range-bound next week

The ringgit is expected to appreciate slightly while moving in a tight range at around 4.40 against the greenback next week on mixed market sentiments,…

3 months ago

Ringgit lower against US dollar in early session

by BERNAMA KUALA LUMPUR - The ringgit was traded easier against the US dollar in the early session today amid…

5 months ago