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PETALING JAYA: Leading indicators show that Malaysia’s economy is still on the mend, but the pace of growth could be dragged down by the ongoing movement control order (MCO).
PETALING JAYA: Despite the negative effects of the targeted conditional movement control order (MCO) in the fourth quarter of 2020, the economy is expected to continue recovering on the back of growing domestic demand
AMID a short working week in the United States in conjunction with Thanksgiving holiday, the dollar weakened by 0.43% to 91.99 – hitting the lowest level since January 2018 on the back of easing political noises after President Trump accepted that President-elect Joe Biden’s transition into the White House must begin as well as ongoing vaccine optimism.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's economy is expected to continue its recovery as seen in the Leading Index (LI), which increased by 8.6 per cent to 109.5 points in September 2020 compared with 100.8 points a year ago, said the Statistics Department.
Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB), the country’s largest fund manager, surprised the market this week after announcing that it plans to sell its entire stake in one of its flagship investee companies – Chemical Company of Malaysia Bhd (CCM).
Developers steadily raise prices amid improving confidence
Current monetary policy will continue to spur growth
THE already bumpy road to economic recovery may turn bumpier as the headwinds blow harder. The resurgence of Covid-19 cases is threatening the country’s path to recovery, raising concerns over the survival of businesses and the people’s willingness to spend.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Statistics Department sees challenging conditions ahead for the Malaysian economy due to enforcement on the conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) following the third wave of the Covid-19 outbreak.