Guan Eng: Entry to US currency watchlist highlights Malaysia’s economic strength

KUALA LUMPUR (May 30): The inclusion of Malaysia in the US Department of Treasury’s watchlist actually highlights the strength of the nation’s economy, as the list includes other major trading economies as well, said Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng “While the US Treasury has included Malaysia into its expanded Monitoring List of Potential Currency Manipulator, the report does not name Malaysia as a currency manipulator.