KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): Malaysia’s labour market is seen growing marginally in 2021 in a Covid-19-driven challenging environment as factors including the pandemic's vaccination programme and government support for businesses are expected to accelerate the revival of the country's labour market, where unemployment rose to 4.
PUTRAJAYA (April 8): Malaysia's unemployment rate has dropped slightly to 4.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 8): Malaysia's unemployment rate rose to 4.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 18): Malaysia’s inflation, as measured by the consumer price index (CPI), declined 1.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 14): Malaysia’s gross domestic product (GDP) contracted by 17.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 14): Malaysia’s unemployment rate increased to 5.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 10): The Statistics Department said today the absolute poverty rate in Malaysia improved from 7.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 29): Malaysia's trade performance returned to surplus in May 2020, reporting a trade surplus of RM10.