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September 3, 2018 1:28 PM BNM seen holding key rate

KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) is expected to keep its benchmark interest rate unchanged at a meeting tomorrow, as it keeps tabs on how far the United States and China will take their ongoing trade war. All 11 economists polled by Reuters see BNM holding its overnight policy rate at 3.25%. Malaysia has raised its policy rate once this year – by 25 basis 16

August 29, 2018 4:03 AM Charges at public hospitals, clinics won’t change with new scheme

PETALING JAYA: The proposed health scheme by the Health Ministry will not change the current charges at public hospitals and clinics but will benefit households in the bottom 40% group (B40), according to the source in the ministry. "The charges of RM1 and RM5 that are currently imposed by the hospitals and clinics will not change. That is the status 11

July 24, 2018 11:35 AM Authorities raid MonSpace premises

KUALA LUMPUR: Enforcement officers of the Domestic Trade, Co-operatives and Consumerism Ministry (KPDNKK) raided 16 premises linked to e-commerce company MonSpace Sdn Bhd and its subsidiaries today for allegedly running illegal investment or "money games" schemes. Sources said in a massive operation jointly with Bank Negara Malaysia, the Companies Commission 17

July 11, 2018 7:01 AM BNM says OPR kept at 3.25%

PETALING JAYA: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) announced that the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) will remain unchanged at 3.25%. The decision was made after its Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting today. The central bank said in a statement at the current level of the OPR, the degree of monetary accommodativeness is consistent with the intended policy stance 20

July 3, 2018 11:01 AM Zeti entitled to take legal action against Najib: Lim

PUTRAJAYA: Former Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) Governor Tan Sri Zeti Akhtar Aziz (pix) is entitled to take legal action against former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak on allegations regarding the RM2.6 billion in his account, said Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng. Lim added that his ministry had full confidence in Zeti's integrity and credibility 12

June 21, 2018 12:14 PM Share Market closes below 1,700 points, 31st day of consecutive foreign selling and FOREX reserves down RM8.5 billion

Today was the 31st day of consecutive foreign selling of our share market. RM264.9 million left Malaysia today (Thursday) in addition to the RM238.8 million, RM555 million and RM383.96 million from Monday to Wednesday. This means foreign investors have pulled RM9 billion out of our stock-market since beginning of May on top of the estimated RM20 billion 16

June 9, 2018 2:24 PM Who will declare Malaysia as bankrupt?

Tun Mahathir said today that Malaysia could be declared as bankrupt as our national debt is at critical state. How true is this and who will declare us as bankrupt? 1. Our national debt remains at RM680 billion – not RM1 trillion. The RM1 trillion includes contingent liability of RM200b and another RM150b of committed lease payments – both of which is never 32

June 6, 2018 11:06 AM Kedah customs seizes RM300k undeclared cash in Bukit Kayu Hitam

BUKIT KAYU HITAM: The Kedah Royal Malaysian Customs Department seized RM300,000 of undeclared cash which was not approved by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) to be brought into the country through the Immigration, Customs, Quarantine and Security Complex here on May 5. Kedah Customs Director Datuk Johari Alifiah said the cash was seized following an inspection 11

June 5, 2018 9:19 AM BNM declines to comment on talk of Governor resigning

KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has declined to comment on talks that its Governor, Tan Sri Muhammad Ibrahim, had offered to resign. Social media has been rife with the rumour of his resignation following news quoting people familiar with the matter. Muhammad assumed the office of Governor on May 1, 2016, succeeding Tan Sri Dr Zeti AKhtar Aziz. He is the 8th Governor 15

May 28, 2018 5:06 AM Irwan Serigar no longer member of BNM Board

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Treasury secretary-general Tan Sri Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah is no longer a member of Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) board of directors. "Since Irwan has ceased to hold the office of secretary-general to the Treasury with effect from May 14, 2018, he is no longer a member of BNM Board with effect from that date," BNM said in a statement 14