WEEK AHEAD: Bursa Likely To Be On Downtrend – Malaysia Chronicle
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WEEK AHEAD: Bursa Likely To Be On Downtrend. KUALA LUMPUR – Bursa Malaysia is forecast to continue its downtrend next week due to a softer ringgit, a dip in commodity prices, lack of catalysts post-Hari Raya and a possible hike in interest rates by the …

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EVEN IF MONEY BEING STOLEN FROM M'SIA, BN NGO WANTS S'WAK REPORT TO 'SHUT UP' – Malaysia Chronicle
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He added that it was unbecoming of a UK citizen to poke her nose into Malaysian political affairs and pointed out that Rewcastle-Brown's exposes on Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak and the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) were not relevant to …

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Malaysia at risk of 'MULTI-NOTCH DOWNGRADE' – Malaysia Chronicle
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BNM's response to currency strains has been to deplete foreign exchange reserves, leading to a weakening of external solvency. BNP Paribas estimates BNM's defence of its MYR Nominal Effective Exchange Rate peg has cost US$40 billion since April 2013.

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Can Malaysia avoid being another Greece – Malaysia Chronicle
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“With the steady outflow of private capital, with the steady brain drain, I don't see what can give confidence to boost the exchange rate, boost our investment and consumption and keep our presently strong fundamentals sustained on a longer term basis …

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POLITICAL uncertainties cloud ringgit's true value – Malaysia Chronicle
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The other uncertainty was whether the goods and services tax (GST) – a tax system that would change the way taxes are collected – would be carried out. Implementing the GST is another painful decision because it raises the prices of goods and is …

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Mahathir has lost control of his PUPPET – Najib Razak! – Malaysia Chronicle
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On Eid al-Fitr, the most festive day of the Islamic calendar in South-east Asia, Nurul Izzah Anwar should be celebrating with her family and visiting her famous father in jail. But Malaysia's politics are now so combustible, and the name of Anwar …

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M'sian billionaire's daughter STUNS netizens with her jet … – Malaysia Chronicle
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Tan, who has a net worth of $1.1 billion, is the chairman and chief executive of the Berjaya Group, a multi-industry conglomerate, as well as the owner of three football clubs around the world and co-owner of the Los Angeles Football Club. Chryseis is …

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CAN DR M THINK OUT OF THE BOX? Najib will not fall … – Malaysia Chronicle
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An analyst of international politics that has long made a study of Malaysia predicts that Datuk Seri Najib Razak will remain as prime minister even though he is now shrouded in a big scandal involving the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB). Professor …

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Most newly-listed firms on Bursa doing WELL – Malaysia Chronicle
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But taking the last 13 listings on Bursa Malaysia, the picture is more mixed – only eight out of 13 are trading “above water”. Analysts are of the opinion that while the general performance of these listings has been unexciting, some stood out with …

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MALAYSIA'S WORST ENEMY: The Najib government – Malaysia Chronicle
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Internet websites are abuzz with news on the 1MDB scandal and the credibility crisis the government faces mounts with no convincing resolution in the offing. When CIMB chairperson Nazir Razak recently opined that Malaysians face “dark political times”, …

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