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The Borneo Post
Brexit impact greater than expected as markets falland this will likely put a lid on a possible recovery of the global economy in
Brexit impact greater than expected as markets fall
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 hours ago
and this will likely put a lid on a possible recovery of the global economy in the near term,” he added. Closer to home, Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) on Thursday said liquidity in the domestic market remains ample and the financial markets are well... Read more
21h
The Star
Ringgit pares biggest drop since 1998 as investors digest Brexitshow. The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI Index of shares was down 0.4 percent after
Ringgit pares biggest drop since 1998 as investors digest Brexit
The Star / Posted 21 hours ago
show. The FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI Index of shares was down 0.4 percent after earlier dropping as much as 1.7 percent. “Bank Negara Malaysia, together with the Malaysian financial market participants, are monitoring and will remain vigilant to... Read more
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The Star
Ringgit pares loss with oil as markets gyrate on close UK Votethe most exposed to the outcome of the U.K. poll, according to an analysis by B
Ringgit pares loss with oil as markets gyrate on close UK Vote
The Star / Posted yesterday
the most exposed to the outcome of the U.K. poll, according to an analysis by Bloomberg strategist Masaki Kondo. “Bank Negara Malaysia, together with the Malaysian financial market participants, are monitoring and will remain vigilant to... Read more
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The Star
Financial markets well positioned to face any major volatility from Brexit fallout, says BNMare well positioned to face any major volatility over Britain's referendum on i
Financial markets well positioned to face any major volatility from Brexit fallout, says BNM
The Star / Posted yesterday
are well positioned to face any major volatility over Britain's referendum on its membership in the European Union (EU), Bank Negara Malaysia said. The central bank said on Thursday the Financial Market Committee, of which it is a member, was... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
China's debt crisis can be averted, says deputy BNM governorBNM governor SINGAPORE: China's debt crisis can be averted if policy makers re
China's debt crisis can be averted, says deputy BNM governor
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
BNM governor SINGAPORE: China's debt crisis can be averted if policy makers react pre-emptively and forcefully, says Bank Negara Malaysia Deputy Governor Dr Sukudhew Singh. "They should deal with the problem early," he told Bernama on the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
PIDM ensures consumer deposits remain protectedeach of the beneficiaries to the banks. In the meantime, she advised consumers
PIDM ensures consumer deposits remain protected
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
each of the beneficiaries to the banks. In the meantime, she advised consumers to manage their money well. Meanwhile, Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) Regional Office in Kuching’s executive Mohd Lofti Ismail gave a brief overview on the roles and... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Banks not obliged to deploy security guards at 24-hour ATMsthroughout the country,” he said when replying to Senator Khairiah Mohamed at t
Banks not obliged to deploy security guards at 24-hour ATMs
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
throughout the country,” he said when replying to Senator Khairiah Mohamed at the Dewan Negara sitting here today. He said Bank Negara Malaysia, the financial institutions, the Association of Banks in Malaysia and the police continue to cooperate... Read more
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The Star
Chua: Banks not required to deploy security guard at 24-hour ATMsthe country,” he said when replying to Senator Khairiah Mohamed at the Dewan Ne
Chua: Banks not required to deploy security guard at 24-hour ATMs
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
the country,” he said when replying to Senator Khairiah Mohamed at the Dewan Negara sitting here Tuesday. He said Bank Negara Malaysia, the financial institutions, the Association of Banks in Malaysia and the police continue to cooperate... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Registration for EPF’s Simpanan Shariah option opens on Aug 8governance aspects of Simpanan Shariah. The SAC will also recognise Shariah inv
Registration for EPF’s Simpanan Shariah option opens on Aug 8
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
governance aspects of Simpanan Shariah. The SAC will also recognise Shariah investment products as regulated or approved by Bank Negara Malaysia and the Securities Commission Malaysia,” it said. The EPF’s Simpanan Shariah is a new savings option... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Bursa Malaysia expected to trade higher1,650, respectively. “We have improving economic data such as higher labour pr
Bursa Malaysia expected to trade higher
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
1,650, respectively. “We have improving economic data such as higher labour productivity and easing inflation, which means Bank Negara Malaysia has less pressure to increase interest rates,” he told Bernama. In May, the Consumer Price Index eased... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Suggestions flow in for Budget 2017 prepwell as Treasury Secetary General Tan Sri Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar, Chief Secretar
Suggestions flow in for Budget 2017 prep
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
well as Treasury Secetary General Tan Sri Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar, Chief Secretary to the Government Tan Sri Dr Ali Hamsa and Bank Negara Malaysia Governor, Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim. The 2017 Budget Consultative Council meeting, themed, Accelerating... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
USD/MYR rate promotes best practices for domestic mart Kuala Lumpur: Bank Negara Malaysia and the Financial Markets Association of M
USD/MYR rate promotes best practices for domestic mart
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 9 days ago
Kuala Lumpur: Bank Negara Malaysia and the Financial Markets Association of Malaysia (FMA or PPKM1) Wednesday announced several changes as part of the effort to adopt global best practices for... Read more
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9d
The Star
Bank Negara adopts more transparent spot-fixing method for US$/ringgitThe official closing hour for onshore ringgit market will also be extended by a
Bank Negara adopts more transparent spot-fixing method for US$/ringgit
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
The official closing hour for onshore ringgit market will also be extended by an hour to 6pm. KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), in collaboration with the Financial Markets Association of Malaysia (FMA), has introduced a new methodology in... Read more
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11d
Sabah Daily Express
SSM, Cops and BNM to crack down on illegal investment schemesillegal investment schemes Kuala Lumpur: The Companies Commission of Malaysia
SSM, Cops and BNM to crack down on illegal investment schemes
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 11 days ago
illegal investment schemes Kuala Lumpur: The Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM) is ready to work with the police and Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) to crack down on illegal investment schemes. The SSM, in a statement, said it would take... Read more
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The Star
SSM to team up with police, BNM to fight illegal investment schemesKUALA LUMPUR: The Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM) is ready to work with
SSM to team up with police, BNM to fight illegal investment schemes
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: The Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM) is ready to work with the police and Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) to crack down on illegal investment schemes. The SSM, in a statement, said it would take appropriate action under its... Read more
13d
The Borneo Post
Interest rate hike poser for the US Fedbelieved the surplus provided enough savings to fund investment needs in the co
Interest rate hike poser for the US Fed
The Borneo Post / Posted 13 days ago
believed the surplus provided enough savings to fund investment needs in the country’s economy. Affin Hwang observed that Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has created significant excess domestic liquidity in the country’s financial system. The research... Read more
15d
The Borneo Post
Stronger oil prices could spell lower GST — Analyststhe research team believe that a reduction in the GST rate could boost higher p
Stronger oil prices could spell lower GST — Analysts
The Borneo Post / Posted 15 days ago
the research team believe that a reduction in the GST rate could boost higher private consumption. “According to Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM)’s estimate, on average GST contributed 0.7 percentage points to inflation level while our own... Read more
16d
Aliran Online
Demands of the Citizens' Declarationto Petrosaudi International (PSI) Limited between 2009 and 2011 under the prete
Demands of the Citizens' Declaration
Aliran Online / Posted 16 days ago
to Petrosaudi International (PSI) Limited between 2009 and 2011 under the pretext of bogus projects or non-existent assets. Bank Negara Malaysia had demanded 1MDB return the above money to Malaysia as their approval was given based on misinformation... Read more
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17d
The Star
DRB-Hicom rebounds, KLCI closes up nearly 12 pointsbillion shares valued at RM2.12bil. There were 551 gainers, 262 losers and 336
DRB-Hicom rebounds, KLCI closes up nearly 12 points
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
billion shares valued at RM2.12bil. There were 551 gainers, 262 losers and 336 counters unchanged. After market close, Bank Negara Malaysia announded that its reserves as of May 31 were US$97.3bil, up US$100mil from May 13. The central banks... Read more
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20d
Finance Asia
CIMB and Southern. It's a deal!BCHB, while Goldman Sachs is the advisor for Southern Bank. The specifics of t
CIMB and Southern. It's a deal!
Finance Asia / Posted 20 days ago
BCHB, while Goldman Sachs is the advisor for Southern Bank. The specifics of the proposal, which needs approval from Bank Negara Malaysia, the central bank, is that BCHB will pay M$4.30 per Southern Bank share and M$2.56 per warrant. Southern... Read more
22d
Sabah Daily Express
BNM establishes FTEGKuala Lumpur: Bank Negara Malaysia has established a Financial Technology Enabl
BNM establishes FTEG
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 22 days ago
Kuala Lumpur: Bank Negara Malaysia has established a Financial Technology Enabler Group (FTEG), which will be responsible for formulating and enhancing regulatory policies to facilitate the adoption of technological innovations in the Malaysian... Read more
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22d
The Star
Bank Negara sets up group for drawing up fintech policiessays the FTEG will serve as the bank’s dedicated contact point for financial te
Bank Negara sets up group for drawing up fintech policies
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
says the FTEG will serve as the bank’s dedicated contact point for financial technology-related queries. KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has established a Financial Technology Enabler Group (FTEG) which will formulate and enhance... Read more
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27d
The Borneo Post
Queen launches commemorative coins for 100th anniversary of Girl Guides Association— Bernama photo LANGKAWI: Raja Permaisuri Agong, Tuanku Hajah Haminah yesterda
Queen launches commemorative coins for 100th anniversary of Girl Guides Association
The Borneo Post / Posted 27 days ago
— Bernama photo LANGKAWI: Raja Permaisuri Agong, Tuanku Hajah Haminah yesterday launched commemorative coins issued by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) in conjunction with 100th anniversary of the Girl Guides Association of Malaysia (GGAM). Her... Read more
27d
Sabah Daily Express
Bank Negara lodges report against WSJKuala Lumpur: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) Governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim lodged
Bank Negara lodges report against WSJ
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 27 days ago
Kuala Lumpur: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) Governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim lodged a police report against the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) Friday, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Najib Tun Razak. Najib, who chaired the Umno Supreme Council meeting... Read more
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27d
Sabah Daily Express
Najib's Press Sec raps WSJ over latest liereports falsely claiming that the prime minister had appointed Tan Sri Irwan Se
Najib's Press Sec raps WSJ over latest lie
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 27 days ago
reports falsely claiming that the prime minister had appointed Tan Sri Irwan Serigar Abdullah to be the new Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia. Tengku Sariffuddin said journalism should be about independently reporting news based on verified... Read more
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29d
Sabah Daily Express
Azman to consider raising stake in AmBank if ANZ decides to sellAzman, who is also the Chairman of the Financial Services Professional Board, s
Azman to consider raising stake in AmBank if ANZ decides to sell
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 29 days ago
Azman, who is also the Chairman of the Financial Services Professional Board, said the RM53.7 million fine imposed by Bank Negara Malaysia on AmBank was an expensive lesson and the financial institution is working hard to ensure "it does not... Read more
29d
Sabah Daily Express
BNM concludes investigation into 1MDBKuala Lumpur: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has concluded its investigation into 1
BNM concludes investigation into 1MDB
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 29 days ago
Kuala Lumpur: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has concluded its investigation into 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) following the payment of a compound by the company, said Governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim. However, he stressed that the central bank would... Read more
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The Borneo Post
BNM concludes investigation into 1MDBKUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has concluded its investigation into 1
BNM concludes investigation into 1MDB
The Borneo Post / Posted 29 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has concluded its investigation into 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) following the payment of a compound by the company, said Governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim. However, he stressed that the central bank would... Read more
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29d
The Star
Moody's: Outlook for Malaysian banks stable but headwinds aheadfiscal deficit. Moody's continues to view Malaysia as a high-support country;
Moody's: Outlook for Malaysian banks stable but headwinds ahead
The Star / Posted 29 days ago
fiscal deficit. Moody's continues to view Malaysia as a high-support country; there have been no bank failures since Bank Negara Malaysia was established in 1959. And recent regulatory reforms have not suggested any shift in government... Read more
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Tony Pua
Will BNM follow the footsteps of Swiss and Singaporean authorities in investigating the suspected money-laundering related to 1MDB and Dato' Seri Najib Razak?because even a “donation” could have originated from illegal and illicit source
Will BNM follow the footsteps of Swiss and Singaporean authorities in investigating the suspected money-laundering related to 1MDB and Dato' Seri Najib Razak?
Tony Pua / Posted 30 days ago
because even a “donation” could have originated from illegal and illicit sources via complex money-laundering mechanisms. Bank Negara Malaysia, as the “competent authority” under the AMLA, must confirm if the Prime Minister has been investigated... Read more
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The Star
Bank Negara concluded probe into 1MDB, says governorKUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has concluded its investigation into 1
Bank Negara concluded probe into 1MDB, says governor
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has concluded its investigation into 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) following the payment of a compound by the company, said Governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim. However, he stressed that the central bank would... Read more
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30d
The Star
BNM governor says fintech regulatory framework ready by JulyBNM Governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia says th
BNM governor says fintech regulatory framework ready by July
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
BNM Governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia says the financial technology (fintech) regulatory framework will be ready by July. Its Governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim said on Thursday: "We want to push it through by July so... Read more
30d
International Business Times
Malaysia 1MDB scandal: Sovereign fund to be dissolved once all debts paid and thirdly, poor governance," he said, highlighting the problems with the sove
Malaysia 1MDB scandal: Sovereign fund to be dissolved once all debts paid
International Business Times / Posted 30 days ago
and thirdly, poor governance," he said, highlighting the problems with the sovereign fund.1MDB pays Bank Negara fineBank Negara Malaysia welcomed new governor Muhammad Ibrahim who took on the role from 1 May, 2016.REUTERS/ Separately, 1MDB... Read more
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The Star
Diary Malaysia Thursday May 26THURSDAY MAY 26: KUALA LUMPUR- Bank Negara Malaysia Governor Datuk Muhammad Ibr
Diary Malaysia Thursday May 26
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
THURSDAY MAY 26: KUALA LUMPUR- Bank Negara Malaysia Governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim (pic) delivers keynote address at 20th Malaysian Banking Summit, Renaissance Kuala Lumpur Hotel, Kuala Lumpur at 0900 (0100 GMT) KUALA LUMPUR- Press Conference by... Read more
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The Star
Bank Islam denies rumours about MDZamani Abdul Ghani said the board had decided to renew Zukri’s service contract
Bank Islam denies rumours about MD
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
Zamani Abdul Ghani said the board had decided to renew Zukri’s service contract and his re-appointment had been approved by Bank Negara Malaysia. “This is cognisance of Zukri’s strong leadership and success in transforming Bank Islam into a... Read more
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Tony Pua
BSI Bank directed to shut down in Singapore due to offences linked to 1MDB, but what will happen to the purported US$940 million worth of "units" parked there?the corresponding Malaysian institutions are trying their best skirt around the
BSI Bank directed to shut down in Singapore due to offences linked to 1MDB, but what will happen to the purported US$940 million worth of "units" parked there?
Tony Pua / Posted a month ago
the corresponding Malaysian institutions are trying their best skirt around the massive crime against the state. While Bank Negara Malaysia was deemed the most “aggressive” institution to investigate and penalise 1MDB and the banks under its... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Malaysia's 1MDB says has made full payment of central bank fineBerhad (1MDB) said on Wednesday it has made full payment of a fine imposed on i
Malaysia's 1MDB says has made full payment of central bank fine
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a month ago
Berhad (1MDB) said on Wednesday it has made full payment of a fine imposed on it by the country's central bank. Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) said last month that it had issued a letter of administrative compound to the fund for failing to... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Kebanyakan kes bankrap pada 2014 dan 2015 akibat pinjaman peribadikes bankrap dilaporkan pada 2015. Menjelaskan mengenai hutang kad kredit, Chua
Kebanyakan kes bankrap pada 2014 dan 2015 akibat pinjaman peribadi
The Borneo Post / Posted a month ago
kes bankrap dilaporkan pada 2015. Menjelaskan mengenai hutang kad kredit, Chua berkata bagi mengawal penggunaan kad itu, Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) menetapkan syarat tertentu antaranya perlu mematuhi pendapatan minimum RM24,000 setahun. “Malah,... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Salleh raps WSJ's penchant for quoting unnamed sourcesdespite their anonymous sources being proven wrong time and time again, such as
Salleh raps WSJ's penchant for quoting unnamed sources
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 1 months ago
despite their anonymous sources being proven wrong time and time again, such as their false reports on the new Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia, the WSJ continued to make allegations without any evidence. The Communications and Multimedia minister... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Malaysia’s 1Q16 net international investment down to rm10.9 billionRM269.6 billion and the position of other investment liabilities accounted for
Malaysia’s 1Q16 net international investment down to rm10.9 billion
The Borneo Post / Posted 1 months ago
RM269.6 billion and the position of other investment liabilities accounted for RM317.1 billion. The international reserves of Bank Negara Malaysia decreased to RM381.5 billion at the end of March 2016 from RM409.1 billion recorded in 4Q15. — Ber... Read more
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Tony Pua
A question for the Police - Why is investigation over 1MDB not initiated despite sufficient evidence?investments. For example, Datuk Shahrol Halmi has instructed payments of US$1.
A question for the Police - Why is investigation over 1MDB not initiated despite sufficient evidence?
Tony Pua / Posted 1 months ago
investments. For example, Datuk Shahrol Halmi has instructed payments of US$1.03 billion to Good Star Limited, which the Bank Negara Malaysia has informed the PAC as being “a company owned by an individual unrelated to Petrosaudi International... Read more
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Tony Pua
Datuk Azalina Othman lied in Parliament that the PAC Chairman informed or showed its members Bank Negara letter stating that information provided to the PAC was confidential"Pengerusi PAC (Datuk Hasan Arifin) menerima maklumat daripada Bank Negara Mala
Datuk Azalina Othman lied in Parliament that the PAC Chairman informed or showed its members Bank Negara letter stating that information provided to the PAC was confidential
Tony Pua / Posted 1 months ago
"Pengerusi PAC (Datuk Hasan Arifin) menerima maklumat daripada Bank Negara Malaysia yang menyatakan bahawa segala maklumat yang diberi adalah berstatus 'sulit bagi tujuan risikan sahaja dan bukan untuk kegunaan mahkamah atau laporan awam." She... Read more
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Tony Pua
Kenyataan Media Ahli-Ahli Jawatankuasa Kira-Kira Wang Negara yang Mewakili Pihak Pembangkang Parlimen Mengenai Laporan PAC Terhadap 1MDByang bertanggungjawab untuk menjadi institusi semak dan imbang kepada kerajaan,
Kenyataan Media Ahli-Ahli Jawatankuasa Kira-Kira Wang Negara yang Mewakili Pihak Pembangkang Parlimen Mengenai Laporan PAC Terhadap 1MDB
Tony Pua / Posted 1 months ago
yang bertanggungjawab untuk menjadi institusi semak dan imbang kepada kerajaan, kepada pihak eksekutif kerajaan. 2. Surat Bank Negara Malaysia kepada PAC bertarikh 6 April 2016 Kami amat terkejut apabila Menteri dalam Jabatan Perdana Menteri,... Read more
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Tony Pua
Why is the Royal Malaysian Police not initiating investigations over 1MDB when even the AG has confirmed that there is sufficient basis to do so?investments. For example, Datuk Shahrol Halmi has instructed payments of US$1.
Why is the Royal Malaysian Police not initiating investigations over 1MDB when even the AG has confirmed that there is sufficient basis to do so?
Tony Pua / Posted 1 months ago
investments. For example, Datuk Shahrol Halmi has instructed payments of US$1.03 billion to Good Star Limited, which the Bank Negara Malaysia has informed the PAC as being “a company owned by an individual unrelated to Petrosaudi International... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
BNM maintains OPR at 3.25pcKuala Lumpur: Bank Negara Malaysia has decided to maintain the Overnight Policy
BNM maintains OPR at 3.25pc
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 1 months ago
Kuala Lumpur: Bank Negara Malaysia has decided to maintain the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) at 3.25 per cent as it remained accommodative and supportive of economic activity. The central bank last raised the OPR by 25 basis points on July 10, 2014.... Read more
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The Star
Salleh Keruak raps WSJ for quoting unnamed sourcesdespite their anonymous sources being proven wrong time and time again, such as
Salleh Keruak raps WSJ for quoting unnamed sources
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
despite their anonymous sources being proven wrong time and time again, such as their false reports on the new Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia, the WSJ continued to make allegations without any evidence. Salleh said it was no coincidence that all... Read more

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