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MIER maintains 2013 GDP growth forecast

MIER maintains 2013 GDP growth forecast Written by Esther Lee of theedgemalaysia.com Thursday, 17 January 201315:13 KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 17): The Malaysian Institute of Economic Research (MIER) is maintaining its 2013 GDP growth forecast of 5.6%. Last October, the economic institution had forecast the 2013 GDP to expand at a rate of 5.4%, but later [&hellip

Malaysia’s inflation rate eased further to 1.3% year-on-year in September, the lowest level since February 2010! How would you know Malaysia true inflation rate in a subsidised environment?

BNM to keep OPR steady until year-end on easing inflation KUALA LUMPUR: Analysts expect Bank Negara to hold the overnight policy rate (OPR) steady at 3.0% until year-end due to easing inflation. Alliance Research said the current rate would continue to be at an accommodative level in promoting growth while ensuring adequate levels of price [&hellip