KUALA LUMPUR (June 11): Short-term interbank rates remained stable on Bank Negara Malaysia's (BNM) operations to absorb surplus liquidity from the financial system.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 27): AmBank Research maintains its full-year inflation target at one per cent and believes Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) would keep its rates unchanged after instituting one cut in early May.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): A heated exchange ensued between Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) investigating officer Ahmad Farhan Sharifuddin (pictured) and Datuk Seri Najib Razak's defence counsel in the High Court today on the issue of why the former premier was not alerted of suspicious transactions in his account.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) decision to cut the overnight policy rate (OPR) by 25 basis points to 3.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 8): OCBC Bank expects that the Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) to stand pat on the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) for the rest of 2019, barring any significant major downturn in global growth.
PETALING JAYA (May 7): The reduction of the overnight policy rate (OPR) by Bank Negara Malayisa (BNM) today is a good move to stimulate the economy and the property market, said real estate consultant and CEO of Zerin Properties Previndran Singhe.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 8): The Malaysian economy is expected to experience moderate growth in 2019 due to challenging external factors, said Economic Affairs Deputy Minister Dr Mohd Radzi Md Jidin.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 29): The Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF) said today that its survey data, on which Bank Negara Malaysia had used in an analysis and concluded wages for fresh graduates across all qualification categories have fallen between 2010-2018, actually showed that the reverse is true.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 27): Malaysians are not being paid enough for the level of productivity they are producing, with many of the country’s workers underpaid, said Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM).