KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 18): Malaysia's Gross Domestic Product (GDP), which expanded by 4.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 13): AmBank Group Research expects Singapore's gross domestic product (GDP) growth to slow down and to likely fall into 'technical recession', ie two quarters of negative growth.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 13): AmBank Research expects Malaysia’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth to be stronger in 2Q2019.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): Local think tank Socio-Economic Research Centre (SERC) says it will be "still quite challenging" for Malaysia to achieve a gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 5% for the full year of 2019 due to the contraction in export and slowdown in private investment figures.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 30): The government needs three years to reduce the national debt to ceiling level of 54% of the gross domestic product (GDP) from 80% currently, says Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 17): Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng sees Malaysia's first quarter 2019 (1Q19) gross domestic product (GDP) on-year growth of 4.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 5): While the country’s national debts are at a more manageable level currently after the government has recovered some money from abroad, still Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad points out that the government needs to sell more assets to reduce borrowings.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 12): The International Monetary Fund (IMF) forecasts Malaysia’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to grow at 4.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 8): The Ministry of Finance (MoF) is "definitely not on an austerity mode", Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said, as the government prepares for the upcoming Budget 2019, which will be tabled on Nov 2.