KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 2): The various housing measures proposed in Budget 2019 will benefit the low-income group, first-time home buyers, government servants and address the current overhang situation of residential properties, said Public Bank Bhd founder and chairman Tan Sri Dr Teh Hong Piow.
KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has highlighted that commercial banks have “considerable flexibility” to decide on mortgage approvals.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 21): Selangor Dredging Bhd (SDB) is selling Wisma Selangor Dredging along with the land in Jalan Ampang here for RM480 million cash.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 14): Sime Darby Bhd’s decision to unlock value for its shareholders by breaking its conglomerate structure into three distinct pure play companies is a smart move, said Aberdeen Asset Management plc co-founder and chief executive officer (CEO) Martin Gilbert.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 26): Public Bank Bhd announced yesterday that it will reduce its base rate (BR) and base lending rate (BLR) or base financing rate by 23 basis points (bps) from tomorrow onwards, following Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) move to cut the overnight policy rate by 25 bps to 3%.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 2): Higher costs of funding prompted some banks to raise their base rates (BR) and base lending rates (BLR) recently, the first time since January 2015, when the BLR structure was replaced with a new BR system.