BNM raises OPR by 25 bps to 2.25%

KUALA LUMPUR (July 6): Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) said on Wednesday (July 6) its Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) decided to increase the overnight policy rate (OPR) by 25 basis points (bps) to 2.

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URUS programme to assist B50 borrowers who have lost jobs, income — BNM

KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 14): Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) welcomes the Financial Management & Resilience Programme (URUS) by Agensi Kaunseling dan Pengurusan Kredit (AKPK) and the banking industry, which seeks to aid B50 borrowers with performing loans who have lost their jobs or who are experiencing income loss of at least 50%.

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First-time buyers continued to support house prices in 1H21 — BNM

KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 29): First-time buyers of affordable residential property continued to support house prices in Malaysia in the first half of 2021 (1H21) despite the housing market reversing improvements observed in 2H20 as the effects of the positive response to various homeownership incentives introduced by the government subsided.

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BNM maintains OPR at 1.75%

KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 9): The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has decided to maintain the overnight policy rate (OPR) at 1.

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