Highlights of Bank Negara Financial Stability Report 2016 - The Star Online

... • Key potential sources of risks to domestic financial stability stemmed from high levels of domestic debt, elevated property prices in some segments of residential property, an oversupply of commercial property, and heightened volatility in ...and more »

Bank Negara governor: Be steadfast in pursuing reforms - The Star Online

"There should be strong resolve and perseverance by all stakeholders to carry these policies to their finality,” says Muhammad. KUALA LUMPUR: The dynamic and challenging environment facing the global economy and the financial markets calls for new ...and more »

Highlights of Bank Negara Annual Report 2016 - The Star Online

The annual report provides an analysis of the developments in the Malaysian economy and outlines the challenges ahead. Economy • The Malaysian economy registered a commendable growth of 4.2% in 2016. • The country's economy is projected to ...and more »

Banking and insurance sector remained resilient to shocks in 2016 - The Star Online

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's banking and insurance sectors have continued to demonstrate sound financial positions, and remained resilient to shocks under a range of stress scenarios, said Bank Negara governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim.and more »

Bank Negara: 1992 forex losses investigation underway - The Star Online

KUALA LUMPUR : The probe into Bank Negara's foreign exchange (forex) losses in 1992 is already underway following an initial meeting with the special task force assigned with investigating the matter, confirmed its governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim.and more »

Bank Negara sees economy, exports growing faster in 2017 - Malay Mail Online

KUALA LUMPUR, March 23 — Malaysia's central bank said today it expects economic growth to pick up in 2017 for the first time in three years, but suggested it was in no rush to roll back measures imposed last year to stabilise the fragile ringgit currency.and more »

Bank Negara: M'sian economy will expand between 4.3 and 4.8% - New Straits Times Online

(File pix) The Malaysian economy will expand by between 4.3 and 4.8 per cent this year said Bank Negara Malaysia governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim. Pix by Saifullizan Tamadi. By RUPA DAMODARAN - March 23, 2017 @ 5:14pm. KUALA LUMPUR: The ...and more »

Malaysia's central bank sees economy, exports growing faster in 2017 - Channel NewsAsia

Malaysia's central bank said on Thursday (Mar 23) it expects economic growth to pick up in 2017 for the first time in three years, but suggested it was in no rush to roll back measures imposed last year to stabilise the fragile ringgit currency. Posted ...and more »

Malaysia to roll out insurance starter pack for low-income earners - Malay Mail Online

Bank Negara said the country's overall insurance penetration remained flat within the range of 54 per cent to 56 per cent over the last five years. — File pic KUALA LUMPUR, March 23 — Malaysia's insurance and takaful industry is expected to roll out ...and more »

Economy to grow 4.3%-4.8% this year - The Star Online

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian economy is expected to grow at a faster pace this year at between 4.3% and 4.8%, said Bank Negara. Last year, the economy grew by 4.2%. The central bank governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim (pic) said domestic demand ...and more »