Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Indonesian inflation accelerated to 5.90 percent year-on-year in March, surpassing the upper limit of the central bank's target range due to an increase in food prices, official data showed Monday.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
The Malaysian Rubber Board (MRB) is planning to launch a second edition of strategies for the local rubber industry within the next few months in view of new challenges and prolonged issues in the thriving industry, according to director-general Dr. Salmiah Ahmad.
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Malaysia said Monday its export activity rebounded 3.5 percent in January from a dip a month earlier as demand from neighbors and the giant Chinese market picked up.
Saturday, March 9, 2013
The Economic Transformation Programme (ETP) will continue to attract both local and foreign investor interest to the Malaysian property sector, said Performance Management and Delivery Unit (Pemandu) chief executive and minister in the Prime Minister's Department Idris Jala.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) said yesterday it will help local steelmakers affected by Malaysia's anti-dumping tariffs on steel wire rod imports from Taiwan, among other countries.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Asian bonds would continue to provide investors with more attractive yields compared with developed market bonds, while fundamentals of Asian economies and corporations remain relatively sound.
Friday, February 1, 2013
In Malaysia, 50 more Innovation Business Opportunities (IBOs) with potential revenue of 950 million ringgit (US$309.24 million) have been made available.
Thursday, January 31, 2013
China and Malaysia are expected to seal several economic deals when senior Chinese leader Jia Qinglin arrives next week, reinforcing the growing ties between the two states.
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
KBB Resources BHD, one of the big players in Malaysia's vermicelli market, has inked a proposal to acquire 10 percent of China-based World Granary Holding Ltd. (Tianxia) for 21 million ringgit (US$6.83 million) via a share swap.
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
The Malaysian equity market is expected to outperform the emerging Asian markets as price-to-book valuations are relatively low despite the sterling economic growth the country has seen last year, says an economist.