Thursday, July 10, 2008

Scanning Inflation in Malaysia....

Malaysia inflation may hit 26-year high
Forbes, NY - 14 hours ago
Song Seng Wun, an economist with CIMB-GK Research in Singapore, said Malaysia's inflation rate remains among the lowest in Asia and there is no risk to ...
Inflation in June likely above 6% Malaysia Star
Malaysian Inflation Exceeded 6% in June, Zeti Says (Update2) Bloomberg
UPDATE 1-Malaysia June CPI rise may exceed 6 pct - Reuters UK
Reuters India - RTT News
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Malaysia asks banks to reschedule mortgage terms
Reuters - 14 hours ago
Rising inflation may add pressure on the central bank to raise interest rates for the first time since 2006, analysts said. Malaysian banks, which include ...
Financial prudence vital in becoming developed nation Malaysia Star
Scheme to help lower-income group cope with housing loans Malaysia Star
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Inflation crisis could spark political unrest: Malaysia
Economic Times, India - Jul 8, 2008
KUALA LUMPUR: Soaring prices of food and fuel could spark widespread political unrest, Malaysia's Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi Tuesday said at a ...
PRESS DIGEST - Malaysia - July 10 Reuters
'D8' agrees to boost food production as crisis looms AFP
PM's Pledge Strengthens Public Confidence On Government Administration Bernama
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‘Monetary policy could be tightened further’
Daily Times, Pakistan - 6 hours ago
“So if that requires more tightening, yes,” she told Reuters in an interview in the Malaysian capital, Kuala Lumpur. Many analysts believe an interest rate ...
09-07-2008: Bumpy ride ahead in second half The Edge Daily

Malaysia Will Likely Increase Interest Rates In Q3
Bernama, Malaysia - 18 hours ago
Malaysia's inflation, as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), was at a 22-month high at 3.8 percent year-on-year in May. ...
China, Indonesia, Singapore, Taiwan: Asia Local Bond Preview
Bloomberg - 1 hour ago
Malaysia: The central bank said inflation may have exceeded 6 percent in June, faster than previous estimates. ``While domestic inflation is expected to ...
TEXT-Malaysia's MARC revises rating on Tenaga's notes
Reuters UK, UK - 4 hours ago
The recent tariff hike will mitigate the impact of continued fuel price inflation risks on the utility's financial profile, ensuring that its credit metrics ...KUL:TENAGA
Malaysia woos techies with lucrative packages
Economic Times, India - 6 hours ago
This, along with rising living costs due to double-digit inflation, will see a number of Indians defer leisure travel plans. Competitive pricing will be key ...