KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 15): DBS Group Research is predicting Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) to cut the overnight policy rate (OPR) by another 25 basis points (bps), which would bring the interest rate to a new low of 1.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 5): Datuk Seri Ahmad Maslan today confirmed that he had replaced Tan Sri Annuar Musa as Barisan Nasional's (BN) secretary-general.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 1): Former Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) governor Tan Seri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz today denied allegations that she and her family had received funds from 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 20): Fans of Bollywood mega star Shah Rukh Khan take note! Shah Rukh and wife Gauri have decided to make available their home in New Delhi, India for a one-night stay via Airbnb.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 12): There are profound shifts in the way people live and work due to the pandemic, and these changes are expected to remain long after the pandemic, according to Chris Lehane, Airbnb senior vice president, global policy and communications (pictured).
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 11): Airbnb welcomed the government’s decision to expand the tourism tax to include the short-term accommodation industry, adding that the tax would be a fair and sustainable way to raise more revenue for local communities.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 10): Barisan Nasional (BN) has expressed that the party will support Budget 2021 on condition that the one-off withdrawal of up to RM10,000 from Account 1 of the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) and the loan moratorium extension, are approved.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 7): The RM50 million allocation for the improvement of tourist facilities at main attractions, RM20 million allocation to improve the infrastructure and promote cultural villages in certain states, as well as RM10 million allocation to preserve national heritage buildings as iconic tourist spots are vital towards strengthening the country’s tourist offerings.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 3): Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has decided to maintain the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) at 1.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 28): Standard Chartered Bank (StanChart) expects Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) to cut the overnight policy rate (OPR) by another 25 basis points (bps) in the upcoming Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting scheduled on Nov 3.