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The New Beginning PRU V3 ' Malaysia Baharu' silver bar by Nubex
In a stunning turn of events, the recent 14th Malaysian general election became the first election in our nation’s history in which the long ruling Barisan Nasional government was voted out in favour of Pakatan Harapan. The victory was unexpected to say the least, with many hoping that the change of the old guard will lead to a better future for Malaysia, thus ushering in a ‘Malaysia Baharu’. As it felt like a befitting conclusion to what we previously coined as the ‘Final Battle’ between two political heavyweights, the thirdRead More

Posted On August 16, 2017By HoudiniIn News

Is your wallet getting lighter and lighter?

A think tank sees larger loan-to-deposit ratios in banks as indicating that Malaysians are finding it harder to save money.  PETALING JAYA: The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (Ideas) has voiced concern that the average Malaysian may be in a worse financial strain that previously thought. Referring to a recent Bloomberg report that the loan-to-deposit ratios in the nation’s banks are at an all-time high, Ideas external relations manager Azrul Khalib said this could indicate that disposable incomes were decreasing and Malaysians therefore had less to save. “It isRead More