Will another OPR cut be of much help?

KUALA LUMPUR (July 7): Will the overnight policy rate (OPR) dip below 2%? Both households and business owners are waiting to see if Bank Negara Malaysia at its Monetary Policy Committee meeting today will trim OPR further to stimulate growth in current economic trying times.

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Brand new properties going under the hammer

Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) automatic six-month moratorium on all bank loans will benefit property owners with mortgages, but what happens after the moratorium ends? Read also Uncovering the bargains on EdgeProp.

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BNM expected to cut OPR by another 75 basis points: CGS-CIMB

KUALA LUMPUR (April 23): CGS-CIMB Securities Sdn Bhd said yesterday it expects Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) to cut the overnight policy rate (OPR) by another 75 basis points (bps) in anticipation of a contraction in the country’s economy in 2020 and subdued inflation during the year.

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