PETALING JAYA (Jan 23): The foreign direct investment (FDI) inflow momentum is expected to continue despite the cut in the overnight policy rate (OPR) as investor confidence in Malaysia’s economy remains strong, says Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Ir Amiruddin Hamzah (pictured).
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 23): The overnight policy rate (OPR) cut should potentially help put a lid on the declining business and consumer sentiments, according to AmBank Group chief economist and head of research Dr Anthony Dass.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 7): Shares in LBS Bina Group Bhd rose 2.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 25): UOB Group anticipates Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) to remain patient before making further interest rate adjustments as the nation's Budget 2020, which is expected to include expansionary measures to support the economy, will lighten the pressure on BNM to pursue another rate cut in 2019.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s two biggest banks, Malayan Banking Bhd (Maybank) and CIMB Group Holdings Bhd, said last week they expect Bank Negara Malaysia to cut the overnight policy rate (OPR) by another 25 basis points (bps) by year end, reflecting rising expectations of one.