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GDP to grow more than 5% this year, says Treasury sec-gen


  • Economy
  • Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017

Treasury Secretary General, Tan Sri Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah.

Treasury Secretary General, Tan Sri Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah.

PUTRAJAYA: The government is confident that Malaysia's economic growth will surpass five per cent this year, driven by external factors such as exports, private investments and private consumption, said Treasury Secretary General, Tan Sri Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah.

He said the government is also positive that the growth would be above what Bank Negara Malaysia had targeted with the private sector being the economic driver.

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