BFM 89.9

HIGHLIGHTS 
Podcast  >  Morning Run  >  Morning Brief  >  Is A 25bps Hike By Bank Negara Malaysia A Given?

Is A 25bps Hike By Bank Negara Malaysia A Given?

Abdul Mui'zz Morhalim, Economist, MIDF research

18-Jan-23 07:45

Is A 25bps Hike By Bank Negara Malaysia A Given?

Bank Negara Malaysia's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting starts today and will continue tomorrow. Most economists are expecting a 25 bp increase bringing the OPR to 3.0%. Another key event to watch is the tabling of a revised Budget on February 24 where the Prime Minister Anwar's statement that the national debt including liabilities has reached 1.5 trillion Ringgit. This may provide some clues on the direction of the Budget. How will this impact Bank Negara Malaysia's monetary policy direction? For insights, we speak to Abdul Mui'zz Morhalim, economist, MIDF research.

Produced by: Chong Tjen San

Presented by: Chong Tjen San, Wong Shou Ning, Philip See


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories:  economygovernment

Tags:  bank negara malaysiamonetary policyopr rates





Play / Pause

Listen now : BFM 89.9 -- The Business Station

Today’s Shows



10:00 AM

Pick of the Pops (REPEAT)

Ep552; Patrick Teoh

12:00 PM

Bar None (REPEAT)

Paulo Josue’s Fight For Fair Pay; T Avinesh, Sports Journalist

1:00 PM

Ringgit & Sense (REPEAT)

Financial Mistakes I Made And How To Recover; Felix Neoh, Director of Financial Planning, Finwealth Management

1:30 PM

The Property Show (REPEAT)

Taking Stock Of Malaysia's Green Building Index Benchmark; Dr Tan Loke Mun, Former President , Pertubuhan Arkitek Malaysia (PAM)

2:00 PM

Cruise Control (REPEAT)

The Chery That's Scaring the Competition; Daniel Fernandez, Managing Editor, dsf.my

3:00 PM

Best of Enterprise (REPEAT)

Selangor's Tech Leap - IC Design Park Unveiled; Yong Kai Ping, CEO, Selangor Information Technology & Digital Economy Corporation (SIDEC)

4:00 PM

The Bigger Picture (REPEAT)

How Colonialism Shapes National Identity; Dr Jessica Rapson, Lecturer (Cultural Memory), King’s College London | Dr Sarena Abdullah, Art Historian, University Sains Malaysia

5:00 PM

TED Radio Hour

6:00 PM

Earth Matters (REPEAT)

To Bee or Not to Bee: Protecting Our Pollinators; Assistant Professor Dr John S. Ascher, Entomologist, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore

7:00 PM

Back To Back (REPEAT)

Ep115 - Bonobo

9:00 PM

The Selector