Bank Negara international reserves down US$800m at Aug 15


  • Economy
  • Thursday, 22 Aug 2019

Bank Negara Malaysia's international reserves fell by US$800mil to US$103.10bil as at Aug 15 from the RM103.90bil on July 31.

KUALA LUMPUR: Bank Negara Malaysia's international reserves fell by US$800mil to US$103.10bil as at Aug 15 from the RM103.90bil on July 31.

“The reserves position is sufficient to finance 7.6 months of retained imports and is 1.1 times total short-term external debt,” it said.

On July 31, the central bank's international reserves totalled US$103.9bil.

The reserves position then wwas sufficient to finance 7.6 months of retained imports and was 1.2 times total short-term external debt.

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