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HONG KONG (AFP): Asian markets rallied Friday (May 7) following a record-breaking finish on Wall Street as traders keenly await a key US jobs report that is expected to reaffirm the recovery in the world's top economy is blasting ahead.
KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened slightly higher against the US dollar on Friday after Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) maintained interest rate at 1.75 per cent, signalling Malaysia's economic recovery is on track, dealers said.
Thailand’s central bank kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged for an eighth straight meeting, warning its forecast for an economic recovery was threatened by the country’s biggest virus wave since the pandemic began.
RAM expects Bank Negara Malaysia to hold the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) at 1.75% at its next policy meeting on Thursday.
HONG KONG (AFP): Asian markets mostly fell Monday (May 3) following a soft lead from Wall Street, hit by profit-taking and lingering inflation worries.
BANK Negara’s overnight policy rate (OPR) will take centre stage. The central bank is expected to announce its monetary policy decision on Thursday and its international reserves as at April 30 on Friday.
HONG KONG (AFP): Asian markets rallied Thursday (April 29) as traders welcomed blockbuster earnings from Wall Street titans, and after the Federal Reserve painted a rosy picture of the US economic outlook, repeating a pledge to stick to its guns with an ultra-low monetary policy.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Government and industry officials confronting an epidemic of ransomware, where hackers freeze the computers of a target and demand a payoff, are zeroing in on cryptocurrency regulation as the key to combating the scourge, sources familiar with the work of a public-private task force said.